The Planet Launches CDP Service

Houston, Texas-based The Planet, a provider of dedicated Internet hosting services, said today that it has launched a new service which provides continuous data protection software (CDP). The firm said that its new Dedicated Backup Server provides continuous data protection, which is used by users to provide continuous backup of their servers. CDP is a technique which allows rollback of backup data to almost any point in time. The company said it is targeting the new product to small and large businesses with mission-critical, intense data storage needs. The new service is priced per month according to capacity, starting at $279 a month.