Expedient Acknowledged in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service for Second Consecutive Year

Pittsburgh, PA (17 July 2018) – Expedient, a cloud services and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider, today announced that Gartner, Inc., has positioned Expedient as a Niche Player in its 2018 Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service*.

This is the second consecutive year Expedient has been positioned in the report. This year, Gartner evaluated 10 Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) solutions providers on completeness of vision and ability to execute.

“We’re proud to once again be recognized in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service,” said Bryan Smith, Vice President of Product Strategy for Expedient. “We are happy to recognize what we perceive to be key differentiators in our DRaaS solutions, including our ability to rapidly failover entire sites without IP or DNS modifications. Our sustained innovation in our cloud and DRaaS solutions roadmap ensures that we’ll continue to help our customers achieve the outcome they are looking for.”

A copy of the full Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service report can be accessed at no charge via Expedient’s website: https://www.expedient.com/mq.

*Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service, Mark Thomas Jaggers, Ron Blair

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About Expedient
Expedient is a cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider with local operations in Pittsburgh, PA; Baltimore, MD; Boston, MA; Cleveland, OH; Columbus, OH; Indianapolis, IN and Memphis, TN. Ranked as one of the Top 10 managed services providers worldwide on the Channel Futures MSP 501 list, Expedient’s converged solutions enable clients to focus on strategic business innovation, while the Expedient team handles operation of the information technology needed to support it. Expedient data centers are compliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) as well as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Service Organization Control (SOC) reports are published annually for all locations. Learn more at expedient.com.

Jonathan H. Rosenson SVP, Chief Operating Officer Expedient (412) 316-7812 jonathan.rosenson@expedient.com