Welcome!

Release Management Authors: Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, David H Deans, Liz McMillan, Jnan Dash

News Feed Item

Spanning Cloud Apps Achieves Record Growth with 137 Percent Year-Over-Year Revenue Increase

Spanning Cloud Apps, the leading provider of data backup and recovery for cloud applications, today announced that it closed the first half of 2014 with record-breaking revenue growth. Reflecting exploding market demand as predicted by industry analysts last December, Spanning grew its revenue by 137 percent and tripled its number of users as compared to the first half of 2013. In addition, Spanning increased the number of new customers through competitive displacements as a result of delivering innovative, proven products with the industry’s most trusted backups and restores for Google Apps and Salesforce.

“Spanning’s increased momentum in the first half is the direct result of the team’s tremendous execution on all fronts,” said Jeff Erramouspe, CEO of Spanning Cloud Apps. “Enterprises and educational institutions are choosing Spanning Backup for Google Apps and Spanning Backup for Salesforce in record numbers. Our rapid expansion is fueled by growth in our sales team combined with over 100 new reseller partners. And our product team continues to deliver products that our customers love and trust to keep their SaaS data safe and their employees productive.”

Spanning’s record growth was driven by a number of factors. The company continued to gain traction in the enterprise and education markets with the addition of Clark Construction, George Washington University, Projetech, Urban Airship and VIF International Education. At the same time, more customers switched to Spanning from competitors.

“My company uses both Google Apps and Salesforce, and we switched from Backupify to Spanning mostly because of the lack of reliability of our backups,” says Arne Plum, Business and Data Application Specialist, VIF International Education. “Now, with Spanning Backup in place, we have complete visibility into any data quality issues and can quickly resolve them, allowing us to be completely confident that our data is being backed up and available should we ever experience a data loss event.”

“Spanning also has much tighter integration with Salesforce. We love being able to review the status of our backups straight from Salesforce, the Chatter functionality, and especially the individual record restore feature,” continued Plum.

A Google Apps Premier Technology Partner and Salesforce ISVforce program member, Spanning continued to deepen its industry alliances. Most recently, Spanning helped launch the Cloud Collective, a new alliance of Salesforce AppExchange companies. It also reinforced its commitment to delivering world-class security in its backup and recovery solutions by joining the Cloud Security Alliance, a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within cloud computing.

About Spanning Cloud Apps, Inc.

Spanning, the leading provider of backup and recovery for SaaS applications, helps organizations to protect and manage their information in the cloud. The company provides powerful, enterprise-class data protection for Google Apps and Salesforce.com. Spanning Backup is the most reliable and trusted cloud-to-cloud backup solution available. Learn more at http://www.spanning.com.

Try Spanning Backup with a 14-day free trial or request a demo. Follow Spanning on Twitter @SpanningBackup, on LinkedIn, and Google+ to stay up-to-date on SaaS backup and recovery.

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
IoT is rapidly becoming mainstream as more and more investments are made into the platforms and technology. As this movement continues to expand and gain momentum it creates a massive wall of noise that can be difficult to sift through. Unfortunately, this inevitably makes IoT less approachable for people to get started with and can hamper efforts to integrate this key technology into your own portfolio. There are so many connected products already in place today with many hundreds more on the h...
CloudEXPO New York 2018, colocated with DXWorldEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City and will bring together Cloud Computing, FinTech and Blockchain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, AI, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location.
SYS-CON Events announced today that IoT Global Network has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on June 6–8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. The IoT Global Network is a platform where you can connect with industry experts and network across the IoT community to build the successful IoT business of the future.
Andrew Keys is Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise. He comes to ConsenSys Enterprise with capital markets, technology and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, he worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for the creation and distribution of life settlement products to hedge funds and investment banks. After, he co-founded a revenue cycle management company where he learned about Bitcoin and eventually Ethereal. Andrew's role at ConsenSys Enterprise is a mul...
DXWorldEXPO | CloudEXPO are the world's most influential, independent events where Cloud Computing was coined and where technology buyers and vendors meet to experience and discuss the big picture of Digital Transformation and all of the strategies, tactics, and tools they need to realize their goals. Sponsors of DXWorldEXPO | CloudEXPO benefit from unmatched branding, profile building and lead generation opportunities.
Disruption, Innovation, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Leadership and Management hear these words all day every day... lofty goals but how do we make it real? Add to that, that simply put, people don't like change. But what if we could implement and utilize these enterprise tools in a fast and "Non-Disruptive" way, enabling us to glean insights about our business, identify and reduce exposure, risk and liability, and secure business continuity?
The best way to leverage your Cloud Expo presence as a sponsor and exhibitor is to plan your news announcements around our events. The press covering Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo will have access to these releases and will amplify your news announcements. More than two dozen Cloud companies either set deals at our shows or have announced their mergers and acquisitions at Cloud Expo. Product announcements during our show provide your company with the most reach through our targeted audiences.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that Telecom Reseller has been named "Media Sponsor" of CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO 2018 New York, which will take place on November 11-13, 2018 in New York City, NY. Telecom Reseller reports on Unified Communications, UCaaS, BPaaS for enterprise and SMBs. They report extensively on both customer premises based solutions such as IP-PBX as well as cloud based and hosted platforms.
To Really Work for Enterprises, MultiCloud Adoption Requires Far Better and Inclusive Cloud Monitoring and Cost Management … But How? Overwhelmingly, even as enterprises have adopted cloud computing and are expanding to multi-cloud computing, IT leaders remain concerned about how to monitor, manage and control costs across hybrid and multi-cloud deployments. It’s clear that traditional IT monitoring and management approaches, designed after all for on-premises data centers, are falling short in ...
The deluge of IoT sensor data collected from connected devices and the powerful AI required to make that data actionable are giving rise to a hybrid ecosystem in which cloud, on-prem and edge processes become interweaved. Attendees will learn how emerging composable infrastructure solutions deliver the adaptive architecture needed to manage this new data reality. Machine learning algorithms can better anticipate data storms and automate resources to support surges, including fully scalable GPU-c...