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eXpd8 partners with KeepItSafe to offer online back-up services for legal and professional services sector

London, UK – 17th January 2012: eXpd8 a progressive IT company specialising in solutions for the SME Legal & professional services sector has today announced a partnership with KeepItSafe, global provider of managed online backup and disaster recovery services and a brand of j2 Global Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM). The partnership will see eXpd8 making KeepItSafe's state of the art backup solutions available to its 2,500 users in the UK and Ireland.

The fully managed backup service will provide 24/7 management, monitoring and military level data encryption and will be immediately deployed with 80 of eXpd8's customers to protect the sensitive data they store.

"Our client's in legal and professional services increasingly depend upon the integrity of their computer and document management systems for access to their vital practice-related information. It is imperative that we can offer a robust data backup solution that ensures rapid and reliable access to a comprehensive backup in the event of data loss due to computer hard drive failure, damage, accidental deletion or malicious attack", stated Declan Branagan, CEO, eXpd8.

Eoin Blacklock, managing director, KeepItSafe added, "Legal services is one sector that cannot put any data at risk by backing-up on archaic tape media, or on-site hard drives, which are themselves at risk of theft or damage. Failure to take data storage seriously could prove highly detrimental to the outcome of a case and the reputation and commercial viability of the company concerned. By bringing eXpd8's extensive sector experience together with KeepItSafe's superior online back-up solutions, we're ensuring that the data of eXpd8's customers remains secure and accessible."

The online backup solution will also offer customer's additional peace of mind and security when adding files and client information to eXpd8 Case Management, the company's popular and highly regarded case management software platform.

About eXpd8:

eXpd8 is an IT company which provides solutions to SME Legal & professional services. With over 2,500 users worldwide, eXpd8 can easily adapt to a range of professional service businesses from legal, property, brokerage, architects, in fact any business that is client-centric. eXpd8's structure is based around providing the best user friendly solution on the market. Working with industry leaders such as Microsoft, HP, Olympus and many more the firm can ensure that its products are benefiting from ground breaking technologies of world leaders with the user friendly simple approach of everything in one simple screen from eXpd8.

About KeepItSafe:

KeepItSafe® a brand of j2 Global Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM), is a powerhouse in online data backup and Disaster Recovery. One of the few online backup and DR companies in the world with ISO 27001 certification, KeepItSafe® has worked with customers since 2003 to ensure that their scheduled or continuous data backups are executed flawlessly and that data can be restored from any location at any time.

KeepItSafe® is committed to providing fully managed and monitored online backup service, while continuing to expand the possibilities of online backup, and educate business owners on the risks of data loss. www.KeepItSafej2.co.uk

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