EarthLink Launches Cloud Disaster Recovery Solution

             EarthLink Launches Cloud Disaster Recovery Solution

May 1 Webinar and Whitepaper Share Best Practices in Cloud-Based Server

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, April 30, 2013

ATLANTA, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK), a
leading IT services and communications provider, today announced the launch of
its Cloud Disaster Recovery service, the latest in its suite of scalable,
affordable virtualization solutions that help businesses tackle complex IT
challenges and keep pace with evolving technology.

A cloud-based replication server that requires minimal resources, Cloud
Disaster Recovery protects valuable data, applications and the operating
environment from man-made accidents, power outages, natural disasters, and
server crashes by continuously replicating the primary server environment to
an EarthLink next-generation cloud data center. Managed and fully automated,
in the event of a failure the solution can be quickly spun up to fully replace
the client's primary servers and keep employees productive and the business up
and running.

Click here to register for the May 1 Cloud Disaster webinar and download the
companion whitepaper Will You Be Prepared When the Next Disaster Strikes,
which will share the best disaster recovery strategies for protecting the IT

With geographically-diverse SSAE 16 compliant data centers located throughout
the country and linked to EarthLink's nationwide IP network, customers can
choose the best location option for their Disaster Recovery solution. Click
here to watch a video highlighting the business value of EarthLink's
next-generation cloud platform in the data centers.

"More than ever, IT leaders must tackle complex business challenges with
leaner budgets and staff. Planning ahead with a sound disaster recovery plan
is at the top of their list," said Michael D. Toplisek, Executive Vice
President of Sales and Marketing for EarthLink. "Our Cloud Disaster Recovery
solution is fully-customizable, so whether the client needs to back-up
specific data or their entire infrastructure, they purchase only a small
amount of computing resources and their required storage, only paying for the
full failover environment if it's activated. Our experts truly consult with
customers to create a pre-defined, sound disaster contingency plan that
provides them with peace of mind and stability no matter the scenario."

With support for multiple IT environments, and protection of both physical and
virtual servers, Cloud Disaster Recovery requires no capital expenditure,
protects leading software applications such as Exchange, SQL Server, and
SharePoint, and features customized email event notification.

About EarthLink
EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK) is a leading IT services and communications
provider to more than 150,000 businesses and one million consumers nationwide.
EarthLink empowers customers with managed services including cloud computing,
managed and private cloud, and virtualization services such as managed hosting
and cloud workspace. EarthLink also offers a robust portfolio of IT security,
application hosting, colocation and IT support services. The company operates
an extensive network spanning 28,800 route fiber miles with 90 metro fiber
rings and 8 secure data centers providing ubiquitous nationwide data and voice
IP service coverage across more than 90 percent of the country. Founded in
1994, EarthLink's award-winning reputation for outstanding service and product
innovation is supported by an experienced team of professionals focused on
best-in-class customer care. For more information, visit EarthLink's website

SOURCE EarthLink, Inc.

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