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Version 1 Case Study, AWS Marketplace

March 15, 2018

One of the fundamental technologies for Version 1’s cloud managed services is backup and recovery. As the company built out its AWS practice, it required a solution that worked in harmony with other technologies on the platform, enabled rapid growth and scalability, and provided efficient ways to manage large amounts of data to reduce the burden on Version 1’s managed services staff. The solution also had to meet stringent customer expectations.



CloudRanger Introduces Managed Services Partner Program

November 2, 2017

CloudRanger, the simple backup solution for Amazon Web Services (AWS), today unveiled its official Managed Service Provider (MSP) Partner Program, allowing MSPs to implement CloudRanger’s server management to more proficiently serve clients.



From wedding photography to server management: How this entrepreneur became a CPO

August 22, 2017

Only in startupland can the founder of a wedding photography company land their next gig as chief product officer at a cloud server management startup. Dan Creviston, CPO at CloudRanger, initially balked when he was asked to join the company — and you can’t really blame him. Creviston co-founded George Street Photography, a Chicago-based wedding photography company. He launched the business back in 2004 with two childhood friends, and by 2013 George Street was in nearly 40 markets.


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Backup firm draws on the Cloud

August 14, 2017

Started from an idea drawn on a cocktail napkin in a Las Vegas bar, three-year old Donegal startup CloudRanger now has clients in over 20 countries, including the US, Canada and Australia. The idea, drawn by company chief executive and founder, David Gildea was for a cloud server management system which includes automated backup and disaster recovery management. The current clients include online clothing retailer as well as Hewlett Packard and NASCAR in the US.



Business Showcase - CloudRanger

July 12, 2017

CloudRanger delivers cloud server management that displays entire server systems to help users control their Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. We deliver an enhanced disaster recovery management solution in an easy-to-use graphical interface that enables businesses, MSPs and enterprises to schedule servers and manage backup policies.


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CloudRanger is recognized as an AWS Hot Startup - June 2017

June 29, 2017

CloudRanger is an excellent platform for MSPs who manage many different AWS accounts, and need a quick method to display many servers and audit certain attributes. The company’s goal is to give anyone the ability to create backup policies in multiple regions, apply them using a tag-based methodology, and manage backups. Servers can be scheduled from one simple dashboard, and restoration is easy and step-by-step. With CloudRanger’s visual representation of resources, customers are encouraged to fully understand their backup policies, schedules, and servers.


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CloudRanger Unveils New Visual Server Management Platform

June 28, 2017

CloudRanger delivers cloud server management software for businesses, MSPs and enterprises. Its easy-to-use graphical interface offers users scheduling and backup policies to save time and money. An overall view of the entire server system gives users the most control over their cloud while delivering enhanced disaster recovery management.



What IT Pros Need to Know About Multi-Cloud Security

June 16, 2017

David Gildea has worked in IT for 17 years, and is the founder and CEO of CloudRanger, a SaaS-based server management provider based in Ireland. He said that enterprises often don’t know that they must take the same precautions with cloud vendors as they do with their data center and on-premise IT. Part of this is ensuring that the vendors they work with have just enough access to get their job done


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Best cloud management tools for business 2017

June 9, 2017

Most cloud computing platforms run a pay-as-you-go model and this can make managing the general usage and costs difficult. We have compiled a list of cloud computing management tools for businesses that aim to manage costs, usage and ultimately optimise the cloud. Here are some of the best cloud management tools for business.



Donegal company with staggering 5,000% year-over-year growth gets top tech award

May 20,2017

An expert panel of judges recognised CloudRanger’s incredible year-on-year 5,000% growth, the launching of innovative new software and significant investment in growing the team in Ireland and the new office in Chicago.


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CloudRanger Achieves Status As AWS Advanced Technology Partner

June 6, 2017

AWS Advanced Technology Partner certification recognizes CloudRanger’s proprietary scheduling and backups, providing ultimate cloud reliability.



CloudRanger named Start Up company of the year at Tech Excellence Awards 2017

May 18, 2017

A Donegal company has been named the Startup Company of the Year at the Irish Tech Excellence Awards 2017 last night. CloudRanger picked up the accolade at the awards which took place at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin. The Tech Excellence Awards recognise excellence in the design, implementation and support of technology solutions and services. The Startup Award 2017 recognises the most promising new technology business in Ireland, was presented by Liam Donnelly, from eir.



€1.5m on offer for Irish regional and fintech start-ups

June 9, 2017

With €1.5m worth of funding made available through its latest competitive start funds (CSFs), Enterprise Ireland is on the hunt for 30 new businesses. €1m will go into a regional fund, from which 20 start-ups will receive up to €50,000 each to develop their business. The remaining €500,000 is set aside for 10 fintech start-ups.



Three Donegal Businesses shortlisted in Bank of Ireland Startup Awards

May 11, 2017

Bank of Ireland has announced the 96 companies shortlisted for the Bank of Ireland Startup Awards 2017 with three Donegal businesses nominated for awards. The competition, now in its sixth year, recognises and rewards Irish startups for their success in business across 13 categories including digital, health and healthcare, food and drink, retail, fintech and technology with the awards taking place in the Mansion House in Dublin on Thursday 18th May.


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Letterkenny Business Awards - Best Innovation Nominees Announced

October 28, 2016

This year the awards ceremony in association with The Donegal News has ten categories including Business Person of the Year with 3 shortlisted businesses per category. CloudRanger, SITA and Simply Natural Health have all been nominated for the Best Innovation Award.



Letterkenny Business Awards - Growth Through Export Nominees Announced

October 28, 2016

This year the awards ceremony in association with The Donegal News has ten categories including Business Person of the Year with 3 shortlisted businesses per category. Nomadic Dairy, Kelsius and CloudRanger have all been nominated for the Best Innovation Award.