G.W. Lisk Company, Inc.

Preparing for a Data Disaster

At a Glance: G.W. Lisk Company, Inc.
Organization Background:

  • Leader in design and manufacturing of custom solenoids, solenoid valves, LVDTs, and flame arrestors.
  • Over 750 employees
  • 7 locations in the U.S., England, Ireland, and China.

Issue: The Company wanted to prepare for a data disaster.
Solution: Veeam® Backup & Replication™
Benefits: Daily replication and backup of 2.5+TB

Situation
Founded in 1910, G.W. Lisk Company, Inc. has evolved into a leading designer and manufacturer of custom solenoids, solenoid valves, and flame arrestors for the military, aerospace, automotive, commercial, and medical markets. Lisk has worked with Dox for 15 years to assist with its information technology needs. The company recently engaged us to help protect its data from a catastrophic loss.

“Our experience with Dox engineers has been extremely positive, which is why we’ve continued to rely on them for 15 years. The rapport that we have with the people at Dox is tremendous -- there is much mutual trust and respect.”

- Kelly Andrews, G.W. Lisk Company

The Solution
For disaster recovery, our engineers suggested and installed the Veeam® Backup & Replication™ solution, which provides a powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable data protection for virtualized applications and data. The Veeam solution unifies backup and replication in a single solution and its patent-pending technology leverages virtualization to reinvent data protection.

Results
According to IT Director Kelly Andrews, G.W. Lisk is able to protect in excess of 2.5 terabytes of data, which is replicated and backed up at another facility each and every day. “We hoped for a solution to protect our data, and Dox made it happen,” she said.