SkyKick, a provider of cloud automation and management solutions for information technology service providers (ITSPs), today announced major enhancements to its Cloud Management Platform, including a reimagined Cloud Backup product offering Intelligent Data Protection for Microsoft 365. The new Cloud Backup introduces a user-centric architecture that streamlines ease of use for ITSPs, according to the company. Examples include a new Groups Management functionality, which scales onboarding and offboarding processes. Extending the Microsoft 365 coverage, protection for Microsoft Planner data is now included as well.
SkyKick also rolled out SmartInsights, a new capability designed to enhance customer engagements through insights on data growth and protection trends.
Additionally, SkyKick is announcing SecurityRadar, a key innovation within Security Manager, purpose-built to arm Microsoft cloud partners with data-driven security insights they can use to drive proactive and personalized customer engagement. The Security Manager Microsoft Partner Center Connector (PCI) has been enhanced with new sync technology that is 2X faster and more automated, further simplifying day-to-day customer management and Microsoft-mandated GDAP compliance, according to the company.
SkyKick is also announcing the next major version of its Migration Suites, featuring a streamlined setup, a more performant sync technology, and a highly configurable new migration.
Finally, building on its numerous other certifications, the SkyKick platform and system is now certified for ISO 27001, ISO 27701 and Data Pro.
SkyKick Co-CEO Evan Richman noted in a press statement, “Our fundamental vision remains to be the platform of choice for ITSPs building and growing a business around Microsoft 365. With the major enhancements that we are announcing now across Migrations, Backup, Security Manger, and Certifications, we are confident that SkyKick will help IT partners to stay ahead of challenges and deliver a truly differentiated value in the channel.”