Diamond Lauffin, formerly executive vice president at Nexsan, has formed The Lauffin Group consulting firm, which will provide consulting services to companies that want to develop, manage, or expand their channel presence. Initial services will include training and implementation of lead registration and generation software, funding and financing services, training for outbound marketing, and on-site seminars and training videos. For more information, visit www.lauffin.com
QLogic SANbox 9000 and SANbox 5600 Series of switches are now qualified for use with Mac OS X version 10.4 "Tiger," Mac OS X Server version 10.4 "Tiger," and Xsan, the SAN file system for Mac OS X.
NeoScale Systems announced the immediate availability of its CryptoStor Tape appliance as part of its multiple bundled security solutions available through Fujitsu Ltd. Fujitsu will offer the appliance as an OEM product to deliver secure backup solutions in Japan for the Fujitsu ETERNUS LT tape libraries.
Expand Networks has an alliance with Double-Take Software that will address the rapidly growing demand for providing continuous data replication between headquarters and remote branch locations.
Acronis has expanded its joint development and marketing relationship with SWsoft by providing the automation and virtualization software vendor with OEM versions of Acronis True Image Server for Linux and Windows. The software will work with the SWsoft Plesk 8.1 control panel software.
Evault has launched a new worldwide portal to facilitate the ability of channel partners to grow their businesses, reach new customers, and close deals. The EVault Partner Community has programs for alliances, VAR/resellers, and referral relationships. For more information about the EVault Partner Community, visit www.evault.com/partners/
Archivas has expanded its Partner Program to include four new strategic channel resellers: Kinney Group, Paragon Systems, Regan Technologies Corp., and TriAxis Storage Solutions. As members of the Archivas Partner Program, each company will now be able to expand its solutions portfolios to include Archivas Cluster (ArC) long-term archiving software technology.
TimeSpring Software Corp. announces the availability of its TimeData continuous data protection software (CDP) for faster 64-bit applications running on the Microsoft Windows platform.