ASG Software Solutions Acquires data management software firm Atempo
Acquisition brings new capabilities in backup and archiving management
NAPLES, Fla. USA /
Monday, December 12, 2011
ASG Software Solutions, a recognized innovator in enterprise IT software solutions based in Naples, Florida, announced today that it has acquired Atempo, a leading provider of data protection and backup management software headquartered in Palo Alto, CA. The integration of Atempo’s backup and archiving solutions expands ASG’s ability to automate and simplify the management of complex IT environments to reduce risk and improve service delivery throughout the IT lifecycle.
“Our customers are dealing with exponential data growth and increasing complexity in meeting e-discovery and compliance regulations,” said Arthur Allen, president and chief executive officer at ASG. “By integrating Atempo’s technologies into ASG’s solutions, we are able to provide customers with a scalable, long-term data protection solution that works across any infrastructure and on any platform. Atempo’s flexibility is a perfect match for enhancing several of our areas of expertise, including our cloud orchestration, information management and infrastructure management solutions.”
Atempo has 13 offices worldwide and over 4500 customers across data-intensive industries including manufacturing, media & entertainment, healthcare, telecommunications, government, higher education and others. Atempo’s archiving technology is focused on the long term preservation of digital assets, storage resource optimization and capacity planning, metadata management and ensuring e-discovery accessibility and meeting compliance requirements. Their data protection software is a high performance, scalable solution for heterogeneous environments with a sophisticated data restore function. They offer complete enterprise server data protection, including virtual machines, as well as protection for databases, laptops and desktop computers to ensure all organization data is properly secured and preserved.
”Our backup and archiving solutions add depth and efficiency to ASG’s portfolio,” said Atempo CEO Michael Wall. “ASG provides Atempo a platform for growth and expansion into the cloud market and a wider global reach. Atempo’s current customers and partners can benefit from ASG’s broader cloud solutions, as well as their expertise in other key areas, such as content management, data/metadata management, and infrastructure and operations management.”
About Atempo | www.atempo.com
Atempo enables organizations to preserve and protect digital information simply and effectively, across any infrastructure, on any platform, over long periods of time. Atempo's comprehensive archiving solutions deliver policy-based and workflow-driven management of rich media files, e-mail and other high-value digital assets to maximize the efficiency and performance of storage systems and reduce long-term storage costs. Atempo's fully-integrated software portfolio also includes backup and recovery of heterogeneous servers, workstations and laptops throughout the enterprise - from the data center to remote offices. Atempo serves thousands of customers around the world through a sales and support network of over 200 resellers and partners. Learn more about Atempo at www.atempo.com.
About ASG Software Solutions | www.asg.com
A recognized innovator in enterprise IT and business software solutions, ASG Software Solutions has been optimizing 85 percent of the world’s most complex IT organizations for over 25 years. We create and deploy unique software solutions that reduce cost, mitigate risk and improve service delivery throughout the IT lifecycle. ASG’s comprehensive solutions help you solve today’s challenges, such as cloud computing and big data, while driving your business forward by providing insight and control across cloud, distributed and mainframe environments.
Natalie Hahn O’Flaherty
ASG Software Solutions