HDS, CommVault strike a deal
Hitachi Data Systems Corp. (HDS) and CommVault Systems Inc., announced a worldwide distribution agreement where HDS will cobrand and resell nearly all of CommVault's QiNetix data protection software suite.
Records management company Iron Mountain Inc., has formed a technology partnership with ImageTag, a company that converts paper to digital files. Iron Mountain has also made an equity investment in ImageTag. The two companies will develop products that leverage ImageTag's KwikTag Digital Filing and Iron Mountain's Records Management and Digital Archiving services to help users with paper-to-digital conversions for compliance and litigation discovery.
StorageTek Canada to resell BlueArc
BlueArc Corp. announced that StorageTek Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Storage Technology Corp. (StorageTek), has signed an agreement to resell BlueArc network storage products to its Canadian customers. The agreement follows the joint qualification of BlueArc's Titan SiliconServer with StorageTek's FlexLine disk subsystem, announced by the two companies in December, 2004.
StoneFly finds more office space
StoneFly Networks Inc. announced it has opened six regional sales offices, increasing its team of regional sales managers. The new offices are located in the Southwest, Southeast, the Northwest, Northeast, South Central and Midwest. The company said last year's introduction of IP SAN-based disk-to-disk backup product, StoneFly Backup Advantage, heightened the need for a bigger sales presence.
Northern releases SRM suite
Northern, a provider of Windows-based storage resource management software, announced the release of Northern Storage Suite 2005. Built around Northern's Quota Server technology, the suite consolidates Northern's storage software products into one storage resource management product, with disk quotas, reporting, charge-back, automation and user interaction.