NetApp storage helps animate King Kong Network Appliance Inc. (NetApp) announced it worked with Weta Digital Ltd. to store visual effects data for Universal Pictures' film King Kong. Weta Digital produced thousands of visual effects shots in recreating the classic, and used a combination of NetApp fabric-attached storage systems, NetApp NearStore systems for data archival and a NetApp IP SAN.
XOsoft claims revenue spurt XOsoft announced it more than doubled revenues from 2004. In addition to surpassing revenue targets, XOsoft has seen 12 consecutive quarters of growth, released three new products, added customers, and made new hires in its sales, support and research and development organizations.
Asigra reports more data under management Asigra announced that backup service providers have reported increases in data under management by Asigra's Televaulting product in the period from Jan. 1, 2005, through Oct. 31, 2005. Backup service providers are showing increases of 140% in the first 10 months of 2005,
MIT chooses Archivas Archivas Inc. announced the Whitehead Institute-MIT BioImaging Center and the Computational and Systems Biology Initiative at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will deploy additional Archivas clusters. Earlier this year, the BioImaging Center tested the ArC's ability to store, manage and retrieve over 50 terabytes of research documents and images. Based upon the project's initial success, the BioImaging Center decided to implement additional Archivas products to support future endeavors.
Finsar uses OpenPages for compliance OpenPages announced that Finisar Corp. has its Sarbanes-Oxley Express (SOX Express) for its Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance. Finisar will deploy SOX Express to automate the company's ongoing test and review of its internal controls documentation in order to reduce the time and resource costs associated with SOX Sections 404 and 302.
IStor ships GigaStorATX IStor Networks Inc. announced that Variel Technology, based in Irvine, Calif., received the first shipment of its flagship product GigaStorATX, a multiport GigE iSCSI-SATA storage controller.