Star Technologies (www.star.co.uk), the UK managed hosting and communications specialist has chosen Plan B to provide disaster recovery services to Star’s many customers.

Recognising that Plan B’s service is able to provide a unique combination of a very high degree of protection whilst being very cost effective, Star is offering the service to both their cloud based and own-premises customers.

Ian Daly, channel director at Plan B said, “It is critical for cloud providers to possess the capability to quickly recover multi-customer IT systems in the event of a major incident. Together with Star we are committed to supporting customers to help guarantee the right business outcomes.”

Paul Watson, Interim CEO at Star said, “UK businesses are looking for new and innovative ways to protect their core applications and data in order to minimise risk, but without making huge capital investments in new systems. Plan B is the ideal technology partner to support our strategy of delivering the very best technology solutions the industry has to offer – as services that are easy to use and pay for.”