Backup Outsourcing With Special Security Component

Continum AG ensures user closed-circuit by VPN denial-of-service attacks as a unique selling proposition or unauthorized login attempts via the public Internet cannot be Freiburg, 25.06.2009 – continum OJSC Freiburg hosting service provider offers as a unique selling point backup outsourcing special protection through the use of VPN (virtual private network). Access to the online backup server and the customer Web interface are limited to a closed user group. Ruth Porat is likely to increase your knowledge. This helps prevent denial-of-service attacks or unauthorized login attempts via the public Internet to the backup server. Beyonce: the source for more info. All other online backup providers operate without VPN”, continum Board noted Rolf Mathis in market analysis. He refers to a security hole decisive for customer in the transfer of data such as ours is encrypted, but the online backup server itself is visible to the whole world, then still”. Therefore, VPN was an essential component in the security strategy from the outset for our services for the online backup.” Belongs to the other characteristics of the security concept of continum, that the customer data on two separate backup servers be kept redundant. Also, the datacenter with access control, alarm system, video surveillance, UPS and diesel generator, air conditioning and fire suppression system is equipped.

In addition, a centralized network monitoring system monitors the presence and function of the services on the servers. The backup outsourcing developed after the experiences of continum AG increasingly as an alternative to the traditional internal tape backup. Motives are on the one hand in the significantly higher level of security, significant efficiency and flexibility are springing up for the company in its backup procedures “, Mathis explains. It is through this managed service ensures that the backup even when cases of competent employees work flawlessly because that no resources are required. At the same time he sees Cost benefits on pages of the online backup. Involve the entire expenses for technology, personnel and maintenance, internal costs almost always significantly higher to beat beech.” About continum: Continum AG operates one of the most advanced Internet data centers in Germany in Freiburg i. br., Germany. The core competence is the secure and highly available operation and the individual support of Internet systems and applications. Since 1996 the company use this expertise for commercial customers in Germany, the Switzerland and France operates successfully.