GlassHouse Technologies announced that Camelot Group plc, the U.K.'s lottery operator, selected GlassHouse to overhaul its storage infrastructure, as well as design the storage infrastructure at Camelot's new disaster recovery data center. GlassHouse planned the infrastructures and designed processes to manage Camelot's data, and will provide support services now that the installation is complete.
Nero, Samsung enter Blu-ray race
Nero announced today that Samsung is sending out test samples to media reviewers in Europe of its Blu-ray discs packaged with a test version of Nero 7 supporting the Blu-ray format. Samsung's Blu-ray disc offers up to 25 GB in a single layer and 50 GB in a dual layer.
Clearwell appoints Google VP
E-mail analytics startup Clearwell Systems Inc. announced the appointment of Dr. Bill Coughran, vice president of engineering for systems infrastructure at Google to its board of directors.
Kano to OEM iStor
IStor Networks Inc. announced an OEM partnership with Kano Technologies in which Kano will integrate iStor's GigaStorATX storage controller into its iSCSI subsystem offerings. The GigaStorATX will be used as centralized storage for electronic data, including imaging, audio, video and data files.
IBM blades to include Emulex HBA
Emulex announced that IBM will use the Emulex 4 Gbps LP1105-BC host bus adapter (HBA) in its new line of IBM eServer BladeCenter H systems. The Emulex LP1105-BC is designed specifically for the IBM BladeCenter H, and will work in Windows, Linux and AIX operating environments.
Arkeia launches partner program
Arkeia launched its JumpStart Partner Program for value-added resellers of its Smart Backup software. New benefits of the program include improved margins, starting at 35 points for the most committed partners, a new deal registration process to protect partner margins, a new rebate program, and new technical and sales training.
Arrow to offer Decru
Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions announced that the Decru storage security platform, including the full line of Decru DataFort security appliances, is now available to Arrow Storage Group systems integrators.