Actifio's technology virtualizes copy data for enterprises and service providers by separating the data from the underlying infrastructure to improve resiliency and let customers manage and use data when and where it's needed. Actifio in 2014 became a "Unicorn" by passing the $1 billion valuation threshold.
Joseph F. Kovar is a senior editor and reporter for the storage and the non-tech-focused channel beats for CRN. He keeps readers abreast of the latest issues related to such areas as data life-cycle, business continuity and disaster recovery, and data centers, along with related services and software, while highlighting some of the key trends that impact the IT channel overall. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.