Workgroup's dedicated CA (formerly known as Computer Associates) division has announced the local availability of CA's Recovery Management software r12, which consists of CA ARCserve Backup r12, CA XOsoft High Availability and CA XOsoft Replication.

Recovery Management r12 is designed to enable partners to help their customers reduce the amount of time spent managing data protection and to recover information.
"The key issues our customers are facing today include out of control data growth, data protection and privacy concerns and compliance pressures," says John Thompson, CA product manager at Workgroup. "CA's Recovery Management r12 is designed to help customers address these issues head on."
CA Recovery Management r12 has been designed to help partners exploit the significant growth in the backup and recovery market.
"Furthermore, the focus on business continuity and disaster recovery is a top concern in mid-sized firms, which have move beyond simple backup to disaster recovery and business continuity," says Thompson. "This has created a huge untapped area of growth for our channel partners who, in response, seek to increase the amount of business they do with Workgroup."
CA's Recovery Management r12 is a modular offering that can be easily integrated enabling partners to offer customers a comprehensive Recovery Management solution.
The comprehensive recovery solution offers a strong value proposition to end users, says Thompson, in that it is ideal for IT Managers seeking to simplify the protection and recoverability of mission critical applications.
"Our customers are always on the look out for reliable CDP (continuous data protection) technologies and are looking for them to easily integrate with existing IT operations to mitigate risk and expedite recovery," he adds. "CA's new solution enables us to offer a solution that meets this growing demand."