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Central Technology’s Partnership with Ootbi

Central Technology, a top IT services provider, is committed to enhancing backup and recovery solutions for their clients amidst rising ransomware threats. By leveraging Ootbi by Object First, they deliver secure, simple, and powerful backup storage for Veeam customers, anticipating exceptional performance and heightened data security.


K12 School District Secures Backups with Immutable Storage

The SLED sector has a growing need for immutable primary storage. According to Sophos, 80% of education IT professionals reported ransomware incidents, an increase from 56% in 2022. Because it is immutable out-of-thebox, Ootbi enabled the School District to improve their security posture with a secure, simple, and immutable solution that is easy to deploy and manage


Prodatix Introduces On-prem Immutable Storage For Veeam With Object First

The Business Challenge Immutable On-Prem Storage Needed for Data Security Prodatix is committed to protecting customer data and providing their customers the best products and strategies to safeguard Veeam backups. They provide a range of services to their customers, including data management, Veeam consulting, Veeam licensing, and backup appliances optimized for Veeam. Prodatix required a…


3 Reasons Ootbi* is Best Storage for Veeam

*Out-of-the-box immutability

Veeam customers are refreshing their current on-prem backup storage and looking for a secure, simple, and powerful, ransomware-proof solution that won’t break the budget and provides fast backup and Instant Recovery. Ootbi, which stands for out-of-the-box immutability is a storage target appliance that integrates seamlessly with Veeam, guarantees the security of its backups and purpose-built to be the best storage for Veeam.

In this paper, you will learn about the options for Veeam customers looking to upgrade and ransomware-proof their on-premises backup storage, how Ootbi helps you to implement a Zero Trust Data Resilience (ZTDR) model for better backup infrastructure security and why Ootbi is the best storage for Veeam.


Zero Trust and Enterprise Data Backup

The Zero Trust model represents the best practices for organizations seeking to protect and secure their data and business. However, this model has not been substantively applied to data backup and recovery—until now. Zero Trust Data Resilience (ZTDR) is a new model that extends the principles of Zero Trust to address the data backup and recovery use case.

Learn more about Zero Trust and how it applies to backup and recovery infrastructure, Zero Trust Data Resilience (ZTDR) principles and architecture, and how to ransomware-proof your backup infrastructure and storage.


Object First Ootbi: A Laser-Focused Opportunity for the Channel

The distinctive quality about Ootbi is that it’s custom-built not just for Veeam storage but for the Veeam channel as well. Here’s where it helps to know that Object First was co-founded by Ratmir Timashev and Andrei Baronov, the same two people who co-founded Veeam. Unwavering, long-term commitment to the channel is a big part of what turned their earlier company into the powerhouse it is today, and is a deeply embedded part of their new company too.


Centerbase Reinforces Data Protection Strategy with Object First

The Business Challenge When it comes to protecting backups, speed is everything, and downtime can be costly. A strategic recovery plan is crucial to maintain integrity and avoid disastrous consequences. According to the Ponemon Institute, the average cost of one minute of downtime is $9,000, making the cost per hour over $500,000. Organizations like Centerbase,…


University Ransomware-Proofs Backups with Ootbi by Object First

The university needed a solution that provides true data immutability, is simple to deploy, seamlessly integrates with its existing technology, meets security compliance requirements, and solves the issue of slow recovery times that can make ransomware attacks so damaging to operations and reputation.


Infographic by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG). Defeating Ransomware: Ootbi by Object First

Cyber attacks are pervasive, and cyber-risk continues to increase as cybercriminals zoom in on backups and target the data protection infrastructure. This means that data protection solutions must include cyber-recovery, be easy to use, and also be cost efficient in these challenging economic times. This is especially true in the mid-market where fewer IT resources may be available. That’s why Veeam customers should consider Object First appliances to stop ransomware in its tracks.


Object First Research Unveils Surprising Trend: 1 in 3 Consumers Demand Assurance of Ransomware Protection and Data Recovery from Companies

In spring 2023, Object First launched a study to gauge consumer perspectives on ransomware attacks and their expectations from companies entrusted with their personal information. Gathering responses from 1,000 U.S. consumers aged 18 and above, the survey provided key insights into varied generational responses to ransomware incidents. The data underscores the imperative need for businesses to bolster their ransomware prevention and data recovery strategies to uphold customer trust and retain loyalty in the face of increasing cyber threats.