For immediate release, Singapore, Nov 18th 2013 – paperboy&co., Inc., one of Japan’s biggest web hosting providers has just inked a partnership with Dropmysite Pte Ltd that will expand the presence of its cloud backup products in Japan.
Dropmysite is an award-winning comprehensive backup solution in the cloud that will keep website and database safe, especially in the wake of the hack attack of Yahoo Japan, where 22 million users were compromised. paperboy will bringing this much-needed service to safeguard online interests in Japan.
“I’m pleased to announce that paperboy will develop website and database backup with Dropmysite’s technology. Through our “LOLIPOP!” product, we will provide cloud backup services for database / web site shortly.” says Sato Kentaro, President of paperboy.
“With over 2,000,000 sites getting hacked yearly, Dropmysite solves a real problem in backing up websites and databases,” says Charif El-Ansari, recently appointed CEO of Dropmysite. “We are delighted to have secured this strategic partnership with paperboy and look forward to working closely with them in the future.”
Paperboy will white-label Dropmysite under its hosting brand, “LOLIPOP!” as “LOLIPOP! Web/DB backup service”. This strategic alliance will see JASDAQ-listed Paperboy will provide this backup service to its 392,000 server hosting and 867,000 domain hosting customers. This mutually beneficial agreement, will spike the growth trajectory of both companies.
Paperboy is one of the fastest growing web hosting companies in Japan with 7-8% growth yearly. Their successs stems from having high product standards and customer-centric service. It is testament to the quality of the product and seamless integration that Paperboy will white-label Dropmysite, to resell to its huge number of existing business customers.
The service will come with advanced features like automated / customizable website and database backup, secure AES-256 encryption, backup downloads, website availability monitor and performance reports. With easy setup, integration and unlimited storage, both companies believe that the service is perfect for all small, medium or large enterprise backup needs.
With this collaboration with Paperboy, Dropmysite will also ramp up its presence in Japan. The company is already aggressively hiring to grow its Japanese operations.
Besides Paperboy, Dropmysite is also speaking with other companies to create unique partnerships to further entrench itself into the Japanese market. The targets will range widely from Internet Service Providers to mobile companies. These opportunities will open doors for Dropmysite to further expand its email backup and mobile backup products in Japan.
“I’m very excited to provide Dropmysite throughout the Japanese market. Millions of Japanese SMEs are vulnerable to online threats and have problems backing up their website and databases.” says Yu Shinohara, Dropmysite’s Country Manager (Japan).
Beyond just this deal in Japan, there are many other similar talks in progress around the world. With a presence in every major region in the world, eventually, Dropmysite will be seen and used globally. This Japanese deal is a major step forward in the grand scheme of Dropmysite to eventually back up the Internet.
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About paperboy&co., Inc.
Under the slogan of “Spreading the joy of sharing information”, paperboy&co., Inc. was established in 2003 as a web hosting service company. Since its foundation the company has focused on consumer-targeted Internet services, and today it comprises three business segments: Hosting which operates consumer domain registration and web hosting services, Ecommerce Support which provides ecommerce platform solutions, and Community that facilitates communication among Internet users through blogging and media portal services. paperboy&co., Inc. (JASDAQ: 3633) is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit: http://www.paperboy.co.jp/en/
Dropmysite was launched on 1 March 2012 at DEMO Asia, the leading event for the best and brightest companies to launch to a global audience, and awarded the “DemoGURU” and “Freedom” Award. Since then, Dropmysite has been featured on Angels’ Gate, Wall Street Journal, VentureBeat, Business Times and CNBC. The company was selected amongst the Top 20 startups by Singapore Business Review. Dropmysite has offices in 4 countries (Dallas, Texas, US / Mumbai, India / Tokyo, Japan / Singapore) and the website is translated into 9 languages (English / Traditional Chinese / Simplified Chinese / Hindi / Spanish / Korean / Japanese / Bahasa Indonesia / Thai). For more information, please visit: http://www.dropmysite.com