Data Domain offers disk-to-disk (D2D) and offsite disaster recovery (DR) solutions to businesses worldwide. The company provides deduplication storage systems for disk backup, data archiving, network-efficient disaster recovery, and remote office data protection applications. It also offers software products such as replicators which are used for DR and multisite tape consolidation functions; boost software that speeds up data backup on deduplication storage systems; encryption software that encrypts incoming data; and retention lock software which enables users to implement deduplication with file locking to satisfy IT governance and compliance policies. In addition, the company provides virtual tape library software that provides deduplication storage services for SAN environments; operating systems; and Enterprise Manager, which is a web-based internet application for managing companiesâ€™ systems. The company also offers infrastructure solutions that include backup and recovery, archiving and compliance, DR, data center and green IT, and virtualization and consolidation solutions as well as enterprise application solutions. Data Domainâ€™s products are used in the education, energy, financial services, government, healthcare, insurance, legal, manufacturing, media, retail, sports entertainment, and technology markets in North America and Europe. Data Domain was founded in October 2001 and is based in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.