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EVault (Seagate Technology)

6121 Hollis Street, Suite 2 Emeryville, CA 94608
Phone: 877.382.8581
Evault has powered state-of- the-art online services since 1997. Today, Evault delivers data protection solutions to more than 8,500 small to large enterprise customers globally. Their online backup solution protects data off-site and makes it available online at all times, for immediate recovery.
  • Founded in 1997 |
  • Headquartered in Emeryville, CA | Data Center: 7 throughout North America
  • Employees: 160+ | Customers: 8,500 small to large enterprise
Company Overview
EVault, Inc. is a trusted expert in complete data protection solutions that meet today’s need for high availability, secure backup, and immediate recovery of business-critical data.

Their disk-to-disk backup technology has powered software and state-of- the-art online services since 1997. Today, EVault is a leading supplier of complete data protection software and online service solutions for more than 8,500 small to large enterprise customers globally. Their solutions include data backup and recovery, archiving, email compliance, eDiscovery, business continuity planning, and disaster recovery testing.

In December of 2006, Seagate Technology (NYSE:STX) officially acquired the privately held EVault, Inc.

EVault Protect
EVault Protect is their premier online service based on EVault InfoStage online backup software, which backs up an organization’s business-critical data to one of their secure data centers. Safely protected off-site, the encrypted data is professionally managed and available online at all times for immediate recovery. EVault Protect works seamlessly in an organization’s computer infrastructure, with no additional hardware required.

EVault Desktop
For protecting mission critical data on desktops and laptops, EVault Desktop is an automatic disk-to-disk backup solution, allowing flexible selection of what and when to backup. It also allows you to configure additional run times for any missed or failed jobs. It features end-to-end security, a Web based management console, sophisticated compression technology and more.

Phil Gilmour, President:
“EVault is committed to understanding the data protection requirements of all of its customers. By constantly striving to enhance our products and services, we can offer customers complete data lifecycle protection from backup and recovery to long-term archiving and compliance initiatives."

Data Centers: EVault maintains seven Tier III and IV data centers throughout North America in: Emeryville, CA; Scottsdale, AZ; Chicago, IL; Alpharetta, GA; Philadelphia, PA; Carlstadt, NJ and Toronto, Canada. All are SAS 70 Type II certified and managed 24x7 by technical support staff, ensuring that customers can meet the most stringent regulations regarding data retention and privacy.

Customers: More than 8,500 small to large enterprise customers globally.

Company Highlights: EVault Delivered Continued Profitable Growth For the Tenth Consecutive Quarter