PITTSBURGH — March 31, 2020 — MSP360™, the leading provider of multi-cloud data backup and disaster recovery (BDR) solutions, is offering free MSP360™ Managed Backup for Desktop licenses to MSPs in addition to other zero-cost resources during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
“Now, more than ever, data must not only be backed up but properly protected,” said Brian Helwig, CEO of MSP360. “Hackers are using the COVID-19 crisis as an opportunity to attack businesses when they’re the most vulnerable. This is the time for SMBs to strengthen data protection strategies.”
All new Windows desktop operating systems endpoints installed through April 30 are free for 90 days. After 90 days, MSPs are given the option to subscribe or opt out of the software. New and existing MSP360 customers qualify for the deal.
Also available completely free of charge is MSP360™ Remote Assistant, a remote desktop software that allows MSPs to quickly and securely connect to remote computers and provide support over the internet. It includes the following main features and more: quick support client, unattended access, encrypted connection, file transfer, text and voice chat, remote desktop access, and multi-regional authentication server. This software has always been available at no cost to MSPs.
“We’re doing what we can to help MSPs through these challenging times,” he said. “What’s important is we as a community continue to stay positive and help one another. We’re all in this fight together.”
Established in 2011 by a group of experienced IT professionals, MSP360 (formerly CloudBerry Lab) provides cloud-based backup and file management services to SMBs. MSP360’s offerings include powerful, easy-to-use backup management capabilities and military-grade encryption using customer-controlled keys. Customers can choose to store their backup data with all the major cloud storage providers, including Amazon S3, Wasabi, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and others. MSP360 also partners with thousands of VARs and MSPs to provide them with turnkey, white-label data protection services.
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