Druva Rewind: September 2022 — illuminate22, New IDC analyst report, and more!

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Welcome to our new monthly wrap-up series, Druva Rewind! Keep in touch with the Druva blog for a summary of interesting news and key announcements from the previous month! As we head into October, here are a few highlights we believe are worth revisiting.

Stay up to date with the latest and greatest in cloud data protection on the Druva blog!

Meet Druva at an event near you — Register for illuminate22!

Registration is open for the premier data resiliency event of 2022! Druva’s illuminate22 Data Resilience Roadshow is an exclusive in-person, half-day event with Druva executives, industry leaders, influencers, analysts, and partners at the forefront of data resiliency. Join us at one of our three tour stops and:

  • Hear first-hand from AWS, Dell, and Druva customers including Terex, Regeneron, Clayco, Essence, Vonage, and Maximus about their data protection journeys.
  • Learn how to build data resiliency and reduce cost and risk at your organization with insights from Druva leaders, including Jaspreet Singh (Founder and CEO), Stephen Manley (CTO), and Anjan Srinivas (VP Product).
  • Explore solutions and strategies to successfully protect your data from ransomware and recover quickly in case of attack.
  • Accelerate your SaaS and cloud strategy with actionable advice from guest technology experts.

We look forward to seeing you there! Register for the illuminate22 closest to you:

New IDC survey finds most falsely believe they’re safe from ransomware 

Leading analyst firm IDC surveyed more than 500 IT leaders and found that nearly half of the organizations experienced ransomware in the past three years, with two-thirds of those affected paying the ransom, and another half experiencing data loss. Given this risk, how can your team best secure and protect critical data?

Get your complimentary copy of the IDC white paper to understand the gap in IT leaders’ responses to cyber threats, as well as explore their recommendations to recover clean data, mitigate damage, and get mission-critical systems up and running quickly following a breach.

And explore the following resources based on the report:

Watch our new corporate video!

What’s the Druva story all about? We’re glad you asked! In a world where data sprawl and managing multiple convoluted platforms is the norm, Druva does things differently — enabling you to protect your data against ransomware and other cyber risks while gaining insight across all your workloads from a single, simple platform. With simple, SaaS-based data protection, anyone can perform restores in just minutes to recover from ransomware or data loss, and you can cut costs up to 50% in the process. Discover how Druva delivers the data resilience you need without the complexity or expenses common in competing solutions. Watch our new corporate video to learn more!


Druva CTO Stephen Manley discusses recent Twitter security allegations, data privacy, and more in article for DarkReading

Amid Twitter’s public trial around IT preparedness, Druva CTO Stephen Manley authored a guest article taking a closer look into how enterprises can best navigate the modern security landscape to ensure public confidence and protect their assets.  Read the article to learn more!

Druva named a winner of Gainsight’s GameChanger Awards

Early in the month, Druva was named a winner of Gainsight’s 2022 GameChanger Awards for its ability to deliver outstanding customer success. The award marks the latest recognition for delivering our industry-defining, 100% SaaS platform for best-in-class user experiences, robust support, and comprehensive data resiliency to thousands of satisfied customers. Read the press release to learn more.

New customer case study — Maximus

Druva customer Maximus is a great example of the advantages of SaaS-based data protection played out in a real-world scenario. Maximus sought to transition from legacy tape-based backups and develop a cloud-first approach. Druva stood out from potential suitors like Cohesity and Veritas for our leading 100% SaaS infrastructure and, after implementing Druva, the Maximus team saw a 3x reduction in total costs and a 6x reduction in time to restore data. Get the details in the customer case study. 

Explore SaaS-based data protection in an on-demand webinar

Miss a key event and wish you could go back in time? Not to worry! Register for free and catch one of our webinars from September on-demand.