Cobalt Iron Sets API Integration With ServiceNow

Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, today announced a new user-configurable API integration with ServiceNow. The new integration means that the Cobalt Iron Compass enterprise SaaS backup platform now communicates directly with ServiceNow’s digital workflow platform, leading to a more efficient issue-resolution workflow for companies that use ServiceNow formatted services. Backup, archive […]

Cobalt Iron Joins Sheltered Harbor Alliance Partner Program

Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, has joined the financial sector nonprofit initiative Sheltered Harbor as a technology Solution Provider Alliance Partner. Cobalt Iron’s Compass platform delivers SaaS data protection with on-prem and cloud deployment options. Sheltered Harbor’s purpose is to protect customers, financial institutions and public confidence in the financial system if […]

Cobalt Iron Awarded Patent on Automated Network Traffic Shaping For Data Protection Operations

Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, has received a patent on its technology for automated network traffic shaping for data protection operations. Issued on July 13, U.S. Patent 11063907 describes new capabilities for Cobalt Iron Compass, an enterprise SaaS backup platform, that enable dynamic adjustments to networks and storage networks in response […]

Cobalt Iron Enhances Compass Support for Amazon Web Services With Management of Virtual Machine Snapshots

Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, is bolstering its support for Amazon Web Services (AWS). In addition to backup and data protection, the company’s Compass enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform now enables “seamless” management of AWS virtual machine (VM) snapshots. Through this new capability, Compass users are able to manage backup retentions and […]

Cobalt Iron Honored By CIOReview

Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, has been named to CIOReview’s “20 Most Promising IBM Solution Providers” for 2021. The CIOReview listing recognizes Cobalt Iron’s Compass enterprise SaaS backup platform as a powerful extension of IBM’s Spectrum Protect data protection solution. Over the years, the value of enterprise data has grown exponentially in […]

Cobalt Iron Assigned Patent For Dynamic Authorization Control That Automatically Responds To Threats and Events

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, has been granted a patent on its technology for dynamic authorization control based on conditions and events. Issued on May 4, U.S. patent #10999290 describes new capabilities for Cobalt Iron Compass, an enterprise SaaS backup platform, that enable the use of analytics and machine learning […]

Cobalt Iron Compass Enterprise SaaS Backup Platform Now Provides SAML Integration

Cobalt Iron, a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, says its Compass enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) backup platform now offers full support for Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), an XML-based, open-standard data format for exchanging authentication and authorization data between parties. Through the Compass SAML integration, Cobalt Iron customers now have the convenience of managing user provisioning […]

Cobalt Iron Compass Named One Of DCIG’s Top 3 Google Cloud Platform Cloud Backup Solutions

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, today announced that DCIG has named the company’s industry-leading Compass enterprise SaaS backup platform as a TOP 3 Google Cloud Platform (GCP) backup solution for 2021. In its latest report, DCIG noted that Compass is a highly distinguished player in the cloud backup market, having earned […]

Cobalt Iron Offers Migration Path To Compass Enterprise Backup

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, today announced “Modernize Backup With One Solution for VTL and Enterprise Data,” a migration program offering significant savings for enterprise customers purchasing the VTL feature of the company’s industry-leading Compass enterprise SaaS backup platform. The discount program is targeted to customers with deployments of IBM ProtecTIER, […]

Cobalt Iron Renames Flagship SaaS Data Protection Platform

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, today announced Cobalt Iron Compass, the new name for its flagship SaaS-based enterprise data protection platform. The company says the new name signifies “the immediate insights and guidance the company delivers to its customers. With the renaming, Cobalt Iron kicks off a new phase of […]

Cobalt Iron Appoints Chief Revenue Officer

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of SaaS-based enterprise data protection, has named Rodney Foreman to the newly created position of chief revenue officer. In this role, Foreman will be responsible for all sales initiatives for the company, including direct and indirect sales channels. “Cobalt Iron has an outstanding reputation in the market for providing customer […]

Cobalt Iron Appoints Brian Smith Operations VP

Cobalt Iron Inc., a provider of cloud-based data protection, has hired Brian Smith as vice president of operations. In this newly created position, Smith will oversee the company’s internal day-to-day operations, including product support and deployment and the quote-to-cash process. “We created this position to bring hands-on operational leadership to Cobalt Iron to support our […]