Iron Mountain Expands Online Backup

Iron Mountain Digital's Connected backup solution adds support for Mac OS X platform

January 6, 2009

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BOSTON and SAN FRANCISCO -- Iron MountainDigital, the technology arm of Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) and theleading provider of Storage-as-a-Service (STaaS) for backup and archiving,announced at the Macworld 2009 Conference & Expo in San Francisco today thatits Connected(R) Backup solution will be available in March 2009 for Macusers. The Connected Backup solution provides businesses of all sizes with theability to protect vital corporate data, regardless of computer platform,through secure and reliable online data recovery and unmatched scalability.

The Connected Backup solution with Mac support provides the same award-winningfeatures as Connected Backup for PC, including fast, automatic backup withoutuser interruption or IT intervention; an end to data loss from viruses,misplaced or stolen laptops, data corruption and user error; and finally, thesolution gives IT control of secure backup and restoration both inside andbeyond company firewalls. The solution also enables IT to centrally managedistributed data backup from Mac or PC laptops outside of the office.Customers on PC or Mac computers can retrieve lost or damaged files withouthelp desk support with anytime/anywhere system rollback even when away fromthe office. The solution's patented data reduction technologies reducestorage needs by up to 85 percent.

"The number of enterprise Mac users is on the rise and companies are in needof the same high-level data backup and protection available for PCs to protectvital corporate data," said Cieran Cosgrave, head of managed services, 2e2, anIron Mountain Digital channel partner. "Iron Mountain Digital's addition ofMac support allows us to offer our customers the highest level of security fortheir corporate data regardless of their computer platforms."

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