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Configure & Buy DRaaS Online

Organizations need Disaster Recovery to ensure business continuity. However, configuring a DRaaS solution is challenging and even harder to implement.

Lightyear’s unbiased and data-driven approach to DRaaS solution sourcing will ensure you get to the optimal solution in record time.

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We work with 25+ DRaaS solution providers

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Scope your DRaaS solution in record time

Defining RPOs and RTOs, weighing Zerto vs Veeam, and MSP A versus MSP B can be a tedious, time consuming and ultimately overwhelming process. Lightyear’s experience in procuring DRaaS solutions for enterprises of all sizes has allowed us to break DRaaS scoping and RFP creation process down into a 5 specific pieces of information about your network that we can collect in a few minutes. No need to Google a bunch of acronyms beforehand.

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Systematic vendor selection process

DRaaS solutions are highly configured and complex, and the list of potential “gotchas” is long. What is the cost to actually use your DR environment in production? When a disaster occurs, who is responsible for what? Do you need separate licensing for your applications in DR? Lightyear’s vendor pre-vetting process will ensure your organization’s specific needs are fully accounted for before putting any potential vendor in front of you, saving you hours of time.

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DRaaS negotiation & implementation

Questions like "should you pay installation fees" and "how competitive are these rates" are can be difficult to answer. With Lightyear’s historical database of tens of thousands of vendor quotes, you can buy with confidence. Additionally, Lightyear’s tenured Customer Success team will work with you and the chosen vendor to ensure that all expectations for implementation are met.

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