The Storage Networking Industry Association’s (SNIA) Internet Protocol (IP) Storage Forum announced the election of its 2005 board of directors: David Dale, Network Appliance (chair); Prasad Pammidimukkala, McData (vice chair); Steve Paulhus, Adaptec (treasurer); John Joseph, EqualLogic (marketing chair); and Don Mead, FalconStor (business development).
Diogenes Analytical Laboratories has an arrangement under which they will use the Storage Networking Industry Association’s (SNIA) Technology Center in Colorado Springs, CO, to provide IT organizations with objective product evaluations. For more information, contact www.diogeneslab.com or call (303) 402-9900.
Rainfinity has joined the EMC Select Program, and its RainStorage 4.5 product is now available through this program. Customers can now purchase Rainfinity’s RainStorage Network File Virtualization (NFV) platform from EMC sales representatives and channel partners.
Nexsan Technologies’ SATA-Blade RAID storage system has been certified by Matrox Video Products Group, a company that sells digital video hardware and software for real-time editing, for use with Matrox Axio HD to create a high-definition (HD) solution capable of multiple streams of uncompressed 10bit 1080i HD for broadcasters, post-production facilities, and project studios.
Solidcore Systems and Dynamic Network Factory (DNF) have signed an OEM agreement in which Solidcore’s Embedded Solution will be integrated into every DNF storage server.
FalconStor Software has expanded its support for government agency customers with the launch of its Federal Business Partner Program, designed to deliver sales, technical, marketing, product, and training support for government systems integrators and channel partners.
CBL Data Recovery Technologies Inc. has launched a global partner program aimed at giving VARs, OEMs, integrators, and service providers worldwide data recovery service offerings to their customers.
Adaptec has entered into a strategic alliance with Vitesse Semiconductor to develop and market next-generation Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) products.