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Featured on Channel Partners: Businesses Struggling with Data Backup, Recovery

Many businesses lack confidence in their current data-recovery implementation, and an alarming number of them are unable to increase the frequency of data backup due to the size of data growth and limitations in their backup infrastructure.

That’s according to a new survey of more than 500 U.S. IT decision makers conducted by StorageCraft, the data backup and disaster-recovery provider. ...


Featured on eSecurity Planet: Flood of Attacks

A recent survey commissioned by StorageCraft is cited in this article about ransomware.

Sophos researchers warn that cybercriminals are using Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to spread ransomware. ...


Reviewed on Windowsreport: Five Best Backup Software for Windows 10

With digital content becoming crucial for business and also for personal assets including videos, photos, and music, it’s obvious that protecting everything with backup software has become more important than ever. ...

StorageCraft ShadowProtect 5 Desktop is one of the best backup software out there due to its speed, reliability and full protection. All this tool’s functions are centered on creating and using disk-images files that contain a complete snapshot of a partition from your disk.


Featured on Redmond Channel Partner: Data Recovery Uncertainty and Channel Opportunity

Redmond Channel Partner featured statistics from a survey that StorageCraft commissioned.

In an interview, about the results, Douglas Brockett, president of Draper, Utah-based StorageCraft, said the sense of uncertainty among U.S. customers points to opportunities for the channel.

Continue reading: New Survey Points to Data Recovery Uncertainty, Channel Opportunity


Featured in Storage Magazine: Unalaska City School District Uses StorageCraft OneBlox

Storage Magazine featured a case study about Unalaska City School District (UCSD). The remote school district, located in the Aleutian Chain, selected StorageCraft OneBlox for its data storage needs because of its scale-out architecture, innovative data protection features, and affordability.


Featured on ChannelLife: Data Storage Lifespans

Marina Brook, StorageCraft's Head of Sales in APAC, wrote about data storage options, old and new, and their typical lifespans:

"Lifespan depends on everything from environmental factors to usage rates to component quality and manufacturing, so the figures here are very general guidelines. The only true way to protect data is to have multiple copies of everything, and the best way to do that is to invest in a good backup and recovery solution."


Featured on ARN: How Partners Can Service a Ransomware-Hit Market

"With the media spotlight shining on a bruising Equifax breach, and Yahoo continuing to count the costs of a three billion user hack, security concerns are surfacing. As ransomware attacks rise at an alarming rate, customers across Australia are on edge, under pressure and threatened, passing such pressures onto partners as a result. In operating as first responders on the front line, the onus is on the channel to adopt a services-focused approach, designed to combat cloud concerns while complementing disaster recovery and back-up strategies.


Featured on CRN: StorageCraft Resellers Socialise in Sydney

More than 100 StorageCraft channel partners gathered at Cafe Del Mar in Sydney for the backup vendor's pre-Christmas party in late October.


See the photos: StorageCraft resellers socialise in Sydney for pre-Christmas party


Featured on ChannelLife: How Hybrid Cloud Improves Disaster Recovery

Marina Brook, StorageCraft's Head of Sales in APAC, wrote about hybrid cloud architecture and the benefits for DR:

"According to an IDG Research survey, 56% of the enterprise IT executives polled said that a hybrid cloud architecture improves their disaster recovery capabilities. Hybrid clouds offer the best-of-breed of both private and public cloud architectures, while allowing IT to leverage their existing investments and maintain control.


Featured on Channel Partners: 10 Tasty Insights from SpiceWorld

Channel Partners shared 10 insights from the recent Spiceworks SpiceWorld event, including StorageCraft's new $100K guarantee and the StorageCraft Cloud's 99.999 percent uptime.

Read the article: 10 Tasty Insights from Spiceworks SpiceWorld


Featured on TradeArabia: StorageCraft Launches Scale-Out Storage

StorageCraft announced the Middle East launch of the OneBlox object-based storage appliance, which solves issues such as complex installation, cumbersome management, limited capacity, and forklift upgrades.

"After the successful integration of Exablox earlier this year, StorageCraft is laser-focused on helping businesses analyze, protect, and store their data. The company features a new approach that recognizes the disappearing lines between primary and secondary storage and combines data backup, availability, and data protection.


Featured on ChannelLife: Top Five Ways Data is Lost in the Cloud

Marina Brook, StorageCraft's Head of Sales in APAC, wrote on the topic of backup and recovery of SaaS data for ChannelLife and ITBrief:

"A common assumption is that if data is deleted, ‘well, it’s in the cloud, so it must be backed up, right?’ Wrong.

"An industry study a few years back showed that the risk of data loss is very real, even if a cloud infrastructure service sends the data offsite. In fact, 32% of companies using SaaS services reported data loss in an Aberdeen report.


Featured on ChannelLife NZ: Four New Vendors Added as Dicker Data Ramps Up Portfolio

Dicker Data New Zealand welcomes four new brands, including StorageCraft.

"Lisa Tierney, Dicker Data New Zealand general manager of enterprise, says the addition of the StorageCraft portfolio will allow the distributor's resellers to sell backup, recovery and storage solutions.

“'StorageCraft already complements a number of vendors within the Dicker Data portfolio and we look forward to working closely with the reseller community on educating and enabling the channel,' Tierney says."


Featured on Reseller News: Dicker Data Adds Four New Vendors in NZ

Dicker Data has been appointed as distributor for four new vendors in New Zealand, including StorageCraft. Dicker Data will distribute the full range of StorageCraft solutions, including all software and cloud products and the OneBlox scale-out storage appliances.

“Our business enjoys significant success with Dicker Data in Australia," Marina Brook, APAC Head of Sales for StorageCraft, told Reseller News. 'Our companies want to further build on this and strengthen and expand our existing partnership.'"


Featured in an RCPP: OXEN Technology Grows with StorageCraft

Redmond Channel Partner did a Q&A with OXEN Technology, a service provider in Iowa who uses StorageCraft solutions.

RCP: What questions do your clients ask regarding security, especially for data?


Featured on ARN: Partners Keep Critical Information Safe in Healthcare

ARN spoke to StorageCraft about how IT service providers can help healthcare providers' keep critical information safe. 

"Threats to data such as ransomware, human error, or a flood or fire can strike any organisation and, without proper backups, businesses are struggling to get the affected data back.

"In healthcare there is a legal requirement; however, that does not mean data protection is performed well,” StorageCraft director of technical services for Australia and New Zealand (A/NZ) Jack Alsop said.


Featured on CDN: StorageCraft Makes $100K Guarantee

Computer Dealer News covered the fact that StorageCraft now offers a $100K guarantee to platinum-level partners.

"StorageCraft plans to guarantee the recovery of virtual or physical machines, either on-premises or in the cloud. And, the are going to put a large amount of cash behind that guarantee."

CDN also mentioned StorageCraft's demos at VMworld.


Featured on MSPmentor: Delivering Managed IT Services During a Catastrophe

StorageCraft partner Elevated Technologies was in MSPmentor on Aug. 28, 2017; the founder spoke about preparing clients for Hurricane Harvey and using StorageCraft.

"It’s being called a 500-year storm and Houston, Texas-based Elevated Technologies finds itself smack in the middle of it.

"As early as the middle of last week, the managed services provider (MSP) began reaching out to clients, preparing the organizations as much as humanly possible for the fury of Hurricane Harvey.


Featured on ChannelLife: MSP Reaps Benefits from Move to StorageCraft

"Sydney managed service provider Netcare says it has slashed the time it takes monitoring and maintaining backups after moving to StorageCraft.

"The company, which has more than 100 customers, moved to StorageCraft after it acquired a competitor who utilised StorageCraft’s backup and recovery technology."

Continue reading: MSP NetCare reaps benefits from move to new backup vendor


Featured on IT Brief: Aussie IT company deploys StorageCraft Technology

"When Michael White and Matthew Dean founded their company IntegrateIT Australia in 2012, they were motivated by the number of IT providers in the region that were sales driven rather than customer-driven.

"Based in Queensland and Northern New South Wales, Dean and White are determined to provide personalised customer service that underpins IntegrateIT's services and solutions.


Featured on Dicker Data Channel: StorageCraft Talks about OneBlox

Watch Dicker Data's exclusive interview with StorageCraft Sales Director Leo Lynch during Dicker Data's TechX Melbourne 2017.

Lynch explains where StorageCraft fits in the market with its new OneBlox solutions and how StorageCraft can help your business grow.

Watch now:


Featured on DSA: Object Storage, an Interview with StorageCraft

Data&StorageAsean interviewed StorageCraft about object storage: what it is, major use cases, and key features to look for.

Data&StorageAsean: Should object storage be on premises or in the cloud?


CRN ARC Award - 2017

StorageCraft is the winner in the Data Protection Software category of the CRN® 2017 Annual Report Card (ARC) awards program. The Annual Report Card summarizes results from a comprehensive survey that details solution provider satisfaction. 

StorageCraft swept the category, meaning it received the highest marks in each of the three criteria used to determine the category winner: partnership, product innovation, and support.


CRN Top 100 Channel Executives - 2017

"CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named StorageCraft Chairman and CEO, Matt Medeiros, to its 2017 list of Top 100 Executives for the second year in a row.


Featured on This Week in Enterprise Tech - Episode 246

Ramesh Balan, vice president of engineering of Exablox, was featured on the podcast This Week in Enterprise Tech on June 30, 2017. Exablox was recently acquired by StorageCraft, and during this podcast, Balan shared why he thinks you shouldn't need a Ph.D. in storage to handle the explosion in data quantity.


Storries XIV Award Winner of 'One to Watch - Vendor' from Storage Magazine

StorageCraft's Exablox not only won the 2017 Storries XIV Storage Award for 'One to Watch - Vendor' but also took runner-up in the 'Best Newcomer' category at the ceremony held in London.

"We are thrilled to win this prestigious award," said Andy Zollo, vice president of sales for EMEA at StorageCraft. "It underscores the market’s validation of our Exablox offerings and our pay-as-you-grow scale-out NAS storage solution."

The full list can be found at

StorageCraft Wins Big at 2017 Storage Awards


5 Stars in the CRN Partner Program Guide - 2017

StorageCraft’s Partner Program has achieved a “5 Star” rating in The Channel Company’s partner program guide, for the fourth year in a row. This annual guide is the definitive listing of partner programs from technology vendors.


Editor's Choice Award, Redmond Channel Partner - 2017

StorageCraft received Redmond Channel Partner Editor's Choice Award 2017 for best Storage Software. “In this second-annual listing, Redmond Channel Partner editors scanned the field for those products, services and programs that present the greatest opportunities for Microsoft channel partners," said Scott Bekker, editor in chief of Redmond Channel Partner. 


‘Best of VMworld 2016’ Gold Award Winner, Data Protection - 2016

"The intelligent recovery capability of StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® SPX was named a 'Best of VMworld 2016' Gold Award Winner in the Data Protection category. This award is the strongest recognition to date for the product and is the latest in a continuing list of accolades in 2016.


CRN Top 100 Executives - 2016

"CEO, Matt Medeiros, has received the number one position in CRN’s Top Innovator category. Published as part of CRN's Top 100 Executives Of 2016 list, the 25 Most Innovative Executives are 'those who recognize today's biggest business challenges and find the most creative ways to solve them.'”


Utah Fast 50 - 2016

"StorageCraft Technology Corp., announced today that it has been named to Utah Business magazine’s Fast 50 list. This year’s placement at No. 33 marks the sixth-consecutive year that StorageCraft has been honored for its growth." 

StorageCraft continues success; recognized as one of Utah’s fastest growing companies for 6th-straight year


CRN Women of the Channel Power 100 - 2016

"CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Channel Marketing Manager Jennifer Bodell to its list of the 2016 Power 100, an elite subset of its prestigious annual Women of the Channel list. This list identifies an exclusive group of channel influencers drawn from the larger pool of CRN’s 2016 Women of the Channel: the most powerful women leaders across IT channel organizations whose expertise and vision have positioned their companies for success."


Redmond Channel Partner Editor's Choice Award - 2016

"Redmond Channel Partner (RCP), has announced StorageCraft Technology Corp. the winner of its Editor’s Choice Award for Best Storage Software. The RCP editorial staff selected the StorageCraft Recovery Solution because it met the criteria of being among 'the hottest, most interesting, most game-changing technologies and programs for the Microsoft channel in the last year.'"


CRN 5-Star Rating Award - 2016

"CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has given the company a 5-Star rating in its 2016 Partner Program Guide. This annual guide is the definitive listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. StorageCraft received the 5-Star Rating because of its highly regarded StorageCraft Partner Program."


CRN Channel Chiefs, Most Influential - 2016

"CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Mike Kunz, senior vice president of operations, to its prestigious list of 2016 Channel Chiefs. The executives on this annual list represent top leaders in the IT channel who excel at driving growth and revenue in their organizations through channel partners."

Mike Kunz of StorageCraft recognized as 2016 CRN Channel Chief


Business Solutions Best Channel Vendor - 2016

"For the second consecutive year, Business Solutions magazine readers voted StorageCraft Technology Corporation as a Best Channel Vendor in the Business Continuity and Backup and Disaster Recovery category.


ASCII Vendor of the Year - 2015

StorageCraft is the winner of the prestigious ASCII Cup Vendor of the Year award.

“‘The ASCII cup is a vote of confidence from IT professionals who trust StorageCraft to protect their data and systems,’ said Scott Barnes, StorageCraft’s chief technology officer. ‘We will continue to listen to IT professionals in our on-going efforts to enhance our existing products and services and to develop new solutions that give our partners and their customers peace of mind knowing that their systems and data are safe.’"


CRN 2015 Cloud Computing Partner Program Guide - 2015

StorageCraft is included in the CRN 2015 Cloud Partner Programs Guide, a list of technology vendors with cloud-related partner programs.


CIO Review’s 20 Most-Promising Virtualization Solution Providers - 2015

"In this edition of CIO Review, we bring to you 'The 20 Most Promising Virtualization Technology Solution Providers of 2015,' featuring the best solution and service providers offering tools and services available on the Virtualization platform. The companies listed here showcase extensive business knowledge and innovative strategies combined with talent base across locations."

CIO Review, Virtualization Special, April 2015


CRN Partner Program 5-Star Rating - 2015

StorageCraft Technology Corporation has been awarded a 5-star rating in The Channel Company’s CRN 2015 Partner Programs Guide for the third year in a row.

"This annual directory is the definitive listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs."


CRN Channel Chiefs - 2015

StorageCraft Technology Corporation's vice president of worldwide sales, Mike Kunz, was named one of CRN’s 2015 Channel Chiefs for the seventh straight year.


100 Coolest Cloud Vendors - 2015

"CRN introduced the first annual 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors in 2010 with the aim of helping solution providers navigate the cloud market. ... While that goal hasn't changed over the past five years, the cloud market certainly has with offerings now coming in a multitude of shapes, sizes and flavors. ...


Business Solutions Best Channel Vendor - 2015

"With more than 8,800 votes cast by Business Solutions magazine readers, StorageCraft Technology Corporation earned the Best Channel Vendor award in the Business Continuity and Backup and Disaster Recovery category. StorageCraft, a global leader in backup and disaster recovery solutions for computer systems, received its highest marks from the magazine’s IT reseller and service provider audience in the areas of product reliability and features."


Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executives - 2014

StorageCraft Technology Corporation vice president of marketing and business development Curt James was named to the Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executives list.


CRN Top 100 list - 2014

StorageCraft Technology Corporation’s chief technology officer, Scott Barnes, was named to the prestigious 2014 CRN Top 100 list.


Utah Fast 50 - 2014

“For the fourth-consecutive year, backup and disaster recovery solution provider StorageCraft Technology Corporation has been named to Utah Business magazine’s Fast 50 list. StorageCraft was named No. 6 on the 2014 list, which honors the state’s fastest growing and most promising companies.”  

StorageCraft places 6th on Utah Business magazine’s Fast 50 list


CRN Women of the Channel Power 100 - 2014

"For the second year in a row, StorageCraft Technology Corporation placed two of its executives on the prestigious CRN Women of the Channel list. Nicole Petriello and Laura Shafer are among 340 women on CRN’s annual list. In addition, Shafer was named a member of the CRN Power 100.


CRN Partner Program Winner - 2014

“StorageCraft Technology Corporation today announced it has been awarded a 5-Star rating in the CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide. This is the second-consecutive 5-Star rating from CRN.

“The annual directory is the definitive listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.”


CRN Partner Program Winner - 2013

“Channel Reseller News (CRN) has announced that StorageCraft Technology Corporation has received a 5-star rating. CRN made its 5-Star Partner Program list public with the release of its 2013 Partner Program Guide.


CRN Women of the Channel - 2014

"For the second year in a row, StorageCraft Technology Corporation placed two of its executives on the prestigious CRN Women of the Channel list. Nicole Petriello and Laura Shafer are among 340 women on CRN’s annual list, which highlights the accomplishments of female executives within vendor, distribution and solution provider organizations, and the impact they are having on the advancement of the IT channel industry as a whole."


CRN Women of the Channel - 2013

“StorageCraft Technology Corporation today announced that Nicole Petriello and Laura Shafer have been recognized by UBM Tech Channel’s CRN as two of the top Women of the Channel.


CRN Channel Chiefs - 2014

“StorageCraft Technology Corporation, one of the most trusted names in the backup and disaster recovery industry, announced today that its vice president of sales, Mike Kunz, has been named one of CRN’s 2014 Channel Chiefs. This is the sixth consecutive year Kunz has been named to the list.”


CRN Channel Chiefs - 2013

“StorageCraft is proud to announce that UBM Tech Channel’s CRN has recognized Mike Kunz, StorageCraft vice president of sales, as a 2013 Channel Chief. This is the fifth year running that CRN has recognized him.”



    Press Releases 2018

    Press Contact

    Jock Breitwieser

    StorageCraft Technology Corporation
    Phone: +1 408.800.5625

    Thursday, March 15 , 2018 - 03:00

    Cloud Services Deliver Far-Reaching Revenue and Business Advantages for the Channel

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    Tuesday, February 20 , 2018 - 07:00

    CRN Names Lee Schor 2018 CRN Channel Chief

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    Monday, February 12 , 2018 - 07:00

    CRN Honors StorageCraft as a “Coolest Cloud Vendor”

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    Tuesday, January 16 , 2018 - 07:18

    IT Cloud Solutions Standardizes on StorageCraft Backup and Disaster Recovery Products

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