Backup and Restore Service Offer

Dedicated backup and restore solution from blocz IO and Datum

Datum clients prize the security and resilience offered by the Farnborough data centre and in line with those priorities, protection and backup of their key data are also vitally important. With this in mind, Datum is partnering with Hampshire-based blocz IO to offer an onsite, enterprise grade backup and restore platform for all Farnborough clients and service providers.

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Housed within the main Data Hall and connected directly to the core infrastructure of the data centre, the platform offers the following benefits:

  • Superfast backup and restore times at LAN speeds
  • Full 256-bit encryption in-flight and at rest
  • Replication of data to secondary UK based datacentre
  • Additional support for WAN and cloud based data
  • Full GDPR compliance for UK data sovereignty
  • Granular restore and retention capability
  • Extensive reporting through Management Portal

Building on Datum’s industry leading service-enhanced secure colocation, this combined offering is one of the first joint backup and restore platforms to be brought to a UK based data centre.

Trial offer now available

Datum and blocz IO are delighted to offer all installed Datum clients the opportunity to run a no obligation free of charge cloud-based trial of the platform for 30 days before committing to the In-DC product to ensure it is the right fit.

2 questions to consider when evaluating if this is of interest

  1. Given that the blocz IO platform supports a wide range of operating systems, what vital business data do you believe might benefit from backup to this platform?
  2. What volume of data (in GB or TB ) would you potentially need to backup?

To register possible interest or to discover more, call Matt McCluney on 0845 568 0123 or email

To discover more about blocz IO, visit their entry in the Datum Connect directory or follow the link to their website