EMC unveiled its software-as- a-service (SaaS) strategy, which calls for the delivery of IT-based SaaS applications built on the EMC Fortress platform in areas such as trusted data services. EMC also announced several reseller agreements with eFileCabinet, FusionStorm, and TelX to offer its new MozyEnterprise online backup services. The company is also expanding its relationship with Verizon Business to leverage the EMC Fortress architecture and MozyEnterprise.
3Com and 3Com Open Network (3Com|ON) Program member Expand Networks announced the delivery of WAN optimization as a 3Com Open Services Networking (OSN) application on the new 3Com MSR Series Multi-Service Router platform.
QLogic is now a member in the Interop Vendor Alliance (IVA), a community of vendors working together to enhance interoperability with Microsoft systems.
Dot Hill Systems has entered into an OEM agreement with Sepaton. Sepaton will integrate Dot Hill’s 2730 Turbo storage system with its S2100-ES2 VTL disk-based appliance.
Open-E GmbH announced the opening of its Open-E Inc. subsidiary in the US. The company recently opened an office in Tokyo.
Panasas’ ActiveStor Storage Clusters have been certified as part of the Intel Cluster Ready program.
Hifn has released a performance-optimized version of its Swarm iSCSI storage appliances for VMware ESX Server environments that is based on QLogic’s iSCSI HBAs. The Swarm VMware Edition Model 3200 is configured with 7.5TB of capacity.
Atto Technology’s ExpressSAS RAID adapters have been certified by Fujitsu Computer Products of America’s latest SAS disk drives-the MBA3300 and MBB2147 Series enterprise drives.
Crossroads Systems has qualified ProStor Systems’ InfiniVault archive appliance as compatible with Crossroads’ SurePath FileMigrator Agent (FMA).
InMage Systems and Mainline Information Systems, an IBM Premier Business Partner, have signed a strategic agreement to bring InMage’s flagship DR-Scout to Mainline’s customers.