Disaster recovery

Heart-stopping IT failure. Make sure your organisation doesn’t skip a beat 

We needed a partner and a relationship that could evolve with us. Proact offered that and it was in stark contrast with alternative options in the market, which purely involved selling equipment. That’s been the key valuable criteria in the relationship that we’ve got.”

Chief executive

Law firm

Proact undertook a comprehensive review of our storage and backup infrastructure and looked to improve on our current environment in every way. The solution has given us greatly improved performance and capacity, providing us with a sound foundation for future growth and simplified management.

Mark Balcombe

Associate Director of Operations, Bell and Clements

Our disaster recovery solutions
Disaster recovery is a critical to ensure your organisation can recover should the unthinkable happen, but it can present huge challenges. We can use our 25+ years’ experience to protect your data wherever it’s located. And we can work with your budget whilst helping you meet the many challenges associated with DR, such as cost of second site, bandwidth, testing and security.
Why Proact?

We’ve been delivering data protection and disaster recovery services since 1994. As a result, we have a wealth of experience in protecting business data. Regardless of your DR requirements, our solutions and services will help you get the protection your organisation needs, no matter where your data is located. We can also help with backup challenges, such as shrinking backup windows, protecting your data across platforms, complying with GDPR and managing backup of SaaS & cloud data. See our Backup page for more information.

Some of the benefits of our disaster recovery services

Flexible

We can protect your data, regardless of platform, technology or location

Resilient

Recover rapidly following a loss of your data centre or a ransomware attack

Cost-effective

Recover without needing to have an expensive second site

How we transform IT

Infrastructure

We know the market so we can help you choose the right hardware, before working with some of the most renowned providers to deliver it

Support & management

We can support & manage your existing hardware or services, removing the burden from your IT team & ensuring excellence with 24/7 expert attention

As a Service

We design & deliver managed services wherever they’re needed – your data centre, ours, private/public/hybrid cloud – providing maximum flexibility & agility

Example disaster recovery services

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)

Continue operating your business following a disruptive event, thanks to our fully-managed service, regardless of where your data is located: In your data centre, in our Proact Hybrid Cloud platform or in the public cloud. No need for an expensive second site. You’ll be able to recover quickly from our infrastructure for a monthly fee. Regular testing. No extra charge for invocation. Choose from different replication methods for different types of data.

On-premises DR infrastructure

On-premises DR infrastructure

The DR marketplace is changing fast and we can guide you through the maze of technology advances. As we’re independent, we’re able to help you choose from a wide variety of solutions, before fine tuning to deliver the highest level of resilience and the RPO and RTO that your business demands. We work with market-leading vendors and have been designing, sizing and installing internal DR solutions for over 25 years.

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