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Virtualization solutions at Aptec Gitex stand, Hall4, Stand C4-1
Gitex, Dubai, October 10, 2011 – Veeam Software, innovative provider of VMware data protection, disaster recovery and VMware management solutions for virtual datacenter environments, is exhibiting for the first time at the Gitex Technology Week at Aptec Gitex stand in Hall 4, stand C4-1. Veeam has brought a number of its firsts for the show, including Veeam Backup & Replication™ v6 with a support for Windows Server Hyper-V and Microsoft Hyper-V Server, the leading data protection solution for virtual environments used with more than 1.5 million virtual machines (VMs) worldwide.

Being the first vendor who delivers the capabilities for image-based data protection that organizations have come to expect with traditional file-based backups, Veeam is taking virtual data protection to the next level. More than 25,000 customers now use Veeam’s award-winning Backup & Replication to protect their mission-critical VMs. The total number of worldwide customers (for all products) now exceeds 30,000. As an international company Veeam is aiming to expand to the Middle East market. The company has recently appointed a Regional Sales Manager, Gregg Petersen, for the Middle East region to drive regional growth.

“Veeam shows an exceptional continuous growth worldwide. Just like exciting software we produce the Middle East is a very exciting region for us. In just a short space of time our valuable customers in the Middle East are realizing the potential of using Veeam for VMware backup and data management.” says Gregg Petersen. “With Gitex being the largest IT Expo in the Middle East and Veeam being one of the fastest growing software companies in the world, it is the perfect synergy with thousands of potential customers and partners.” adds Gregg Petersen.

Visit Veeam on October, 9-13 at the GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK in the APTEC Holdings booth #C4-1, Hall 4.

About Veeam Software
Veeam Software, an Elite VMware Technology Alliance Partner, develops innovative software to manage VMware vSphereŽ. Veeam vPower™ provides advanced Virtualization-Powered Data Protection™ and is the underlying technology in Veeam Backup & Replication™, the #1 virtualization backup solution. Veeam ONE™ provides a single solution to optimize the performance, configuration and utilization of VMware environments and includes: Veeam Reporter™ for VMware capacity planning, change management, and reporting and chargeback; Veeam Business View™ for VMware business service management and categorization; and a choice of VMware monitoring options including the nworks Management Pack™ for VMware management in Microsoft System Center, the nworks Smart Plug-in™ for VMware management -in HP Operations Manager and Veeam Monitor™ for framework-independent VMware monitoring. Learn more about Veeam Software by visiting

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Aptec Holdings ( is the Middle East, Turkey & North Africa’s largest technology distributor and a leading technology sales, marketing and logistics company. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Aptec creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics services, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company offers a wide range of solutions and services to more than 10,000 resellers and offers thousands of products from leading IT and Telecommunications manufacturers. From its offices and warehouses in 11 countries, including UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, Kuwait, Pakistan and with more than 650 specialized staff, Aptec serves over 20 countries.

For More Information please contact:
Svetlana Sorokina
Regional Marketing Manager
Tel: +9714 3697 111 x 494


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