Weco Systems Partners Veritas on Digital Bisunes


Emma Okonji

Weco Systems International Limited, a systems integration company has partnered Veritas, a multinational technology company to intensify the need for companies to adopt information protection solutions.

Announcing the partnership arrangement at recent workshop in Lagos tagged: ‘Information Is Everything – Data Protection for the Digital Business’ recently, both companies said the business workshop provided deep dive sessions on data protection and information governance.

The District Manager of Veritas in Nigeria, Tosin Odukoya, introduced Veritas as an information infrastructure company built on three pillars namely: Data Insight, Data Availability and Data Protection. He further gave tips to customers on how to stay ahead and on top of the evolving data protection trends and landscape.

The largest backup and recovery solution provider in the world (Veritas) team had the unique opportunity to engage with business leaders during the workshop which cuts across a wide range of public and private enterprises.

According to Mr. Kehinde Poopola, a management staff at Veritas, who took the customers through the Veritas Data Backup and Recovery product offerings, said data protection has never been more in the forefront, as information is now the lifeblood and differentiator in a constantly changing world.

He stated that Veritas Backup and Recovery solutions have the ability to unify and consolidate backup and recovery across physical, virtual, and cloud workloads, regardless of where the data is geographically located, whether on disk, tape, or in the cloud.

He further stated that many enterprise IT managers have discovered that by fully utilizing the power of a converged data protection platform, they uncover new opportunities to reduce the cost and risk associated with disparate data protection silos. He stated that Veritas being a single proven vendor that has the ability to support today’s needs and is architected for new workloads as they come online will reduce ongoing operational costs immediately while preparing you for tomorrow.

Highlights of the workshop include the benefits of Veritas solutions to businesses. According to the team of experts from Weco Systems on data protection who were on hand to enlighten customers at the event; businesses globally are undergoing dramatic digital transformation that is forcing IT leaders to rethink what data protection means.

As the largest provider of enterprise backup and recovery software, Veritas understands and helps tens of thousands of enterprises that protect their data with Veritas NetBackup to simplify and stay ahead of their shifting and evolving data protection needs. Veritas NetBackup, a converged platform which offers a fully integrated, highly scalable data protection solution includes Veritas NetBackup software and Veritas NetBackup Appliances.

While market-leading NetBackup software delivers the data protection that customers know and trust for both performance and enterprise scale, the NetBackup Appliances are turnkey solutions that simplify the deployment and maintenance of your data protection environment. NetBackup Appliances eliminate the time and effort of installing, configuring, and maintaining your backup infrastructure, and are ideal for data centre, remote office and virtual environments.