London, UK — April 20, 2015 — KeepItSafe®, a premium, white-glove service for online disaster recovery and data backup, and a brand of j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM), today announced that the company has been awarded a G-Cloud Framework Agreement from the UK Government.
G-Cloud registration will allow KeepItSafe to sell its cloud services to public sector agencies — effectively classifying the company as an approved government supplier. This pre-approval will also provide government buyers with a streamlined mechanism to purchase KeepItSafe’s solutions.
“G-Cloud registration serves as a vote of confidence across the entire UK Government for KeepItSafe’s disaster recovery and backup services,” said Eoin Blacklock, Managing Director for KeepItSafe. “This, combined with our ISO-27001 certification, gives both public entities and private-sector businesses trust in KeepItSafe to protect their most sensitive and mission-critical business data.”
As a G-Cloud-registered business, KeepItSafe will have its services available for public-sector buyers in the UK Government online marketplace CloudStore.
For more information, please visit www.keepitsafej2.co.uk.
KeepItSafe®, a brand and registered trademark of j2 Global, Inc. and its affiliates, is a powerhouse in online data backup, mobile backup and Disaster Recovery (DR). One of the few online backup companies in the world with ISO 27001 certification, KeepItSafe offers a fully hosted, fully managed and fully monitored solution for scheduled or continuous data backups and ensures businesses can access their data remotely anytime in the event of data loss, corruption or disaster.
About j2 Global®
j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQGS:JCOM) and its subsidiaries provide Internet services through their two divisions: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media. The Business Cloud Services Division offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions. It markets its services principally under the brand names eFax®, eVoice®, FuseMail®, Campaigner®, KeepItSafe®, and Onebox® and operates a messaging network spanning 49 countries on six continents. The Digital Media Division offers technology, gaming and lifestyle content through its digital properties, which include PCMag.com, IGN.com, AskMen.com, Toolbox.com and others. The Digital Media Division also operates NetShelter Powered by BuyerBase®, an advanced digital ad targeting platform, and Ziff Davis B2B, a leading provider of research to enterprise buyers and leads to IT vendors. As of December 31, 2014, j2 had achieved 19 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth. For more information about j2, please visit www.j2global.com.
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