BlueSky from Blue Connections IT

Cloud Backup Service

Blue Connections BlueSky “Cloud Backup” solution provides “Offsite Backup” capabilities for our clients, solely owned, and managed by Blue Connections built on Veeam Cloud Connect Software hosted in NextDC Melbourne, Australia.

Our focus is to deliver high availability, and performance, with simple pricing and predictable billing.

Not all of our clients have the luxury of a secondary site to host off-site backups, or the time and resources to manage tape backups. Blue Connections Cloud Backup service allows our clients to have offsite backup capabilities, providing the critical piece to comply with Veeam’s 3-2-1™ Best Practises.

Veeam’s 3-2-1 Rule: ( 3 copies of data, 2 different media, 1 copy offsite)

The following core features and function are provided:

  • Veeam “Cloud Backup” Repository capabilities

    • Veeam Cloud Connect Service Provider
    • Simple configuration; add Blue Connections to Veeam and create new job to copy your backups off-site
  • Dedicated Storage for Simplified Billing

    • Charged by Disk usages Per TB
  • Embedded Management from On-Premise

    • All management from your On-prem Veeam instance
  • No Ingress and Egress Charges

    • Only charge is Pet TB capacity usage
Simple, Fast, predictable billing
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How does it work?

BlueSky Cloud Backup Storage is built on Veeam’s Proven Cloud Connect product set, making setup and consumption of BlueSky Secure Cloud Storage simple and streamlined from your on-premises Veeam environment.
Upon signing up with BlueSky Cloud Storage, details will be provided enabling you to configure a “Cloud Provider” from your Veeam instance on-premises. Once completed your cloud capacity will be accessible to leveraged like any other Veeam repository, use as a target location for backup or backup copy jobs as you like. Management of jobs, retention, restoration is all available from within your Veeam console.

Your backups are now offsite, encrypted, and protected with Veeam Insider Protection (Immutable for 7 Days), if you need more capacity as you grow, then a simple change is done at our end and additional capacity is immediately available for you.

What is the Pricing Model?

A consistent and simple pricing model was the driving force for our service offering. Monthly Service charges remain consistence and simple to understand, based on the following resource elements:

  • Cloud Based Repository Size (in TB)

More Information

For more information or to schedule an engagement, please contact the Blue Connections IT team.