Brocade and IntelliMagic, a provider of products for analysis and modeling of storage systems, have a strategic partnership whereby the Brocade Services, Support, and Solutions Division will bundle IntelliMagic’s performance management and capability planning software tools into a Storage Performance Solution offering.
Atto Technology’s Version 3.10 Xtend SAN iSCSI initiator is available for use with HP StorageWorks EVA disk arrays in Mac environments as a connectivity solution for accessing native Fibre Channel storage. Separately, Atto’s Celerity FC-42ES Fibre Channel HBAs have been verified by Brocade as compatible with Brocade-based SANs.
Gear6 has secured $10 million in a round of financing led by Horizon Ventures. Existing investors US Venture Partners and InterWest Partners also participated in the round.
Atlantic Data Team has signed on as a member of Hifn’s Channel 100 VAR Partner Program for its Swarm Encrypted IP SAN appliances.
3Tera, a provider of grid computing technology and utility computing services for Web applications, and Nirvanix, a “cloud storage” platform provider, have entered into a partnership to offer cloud computing solutions, including global distributed storage, content distribution, and remote backup capabilities for Web application developers.
ExaGrid Systems has become a VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) and has validated its products with VMware virtualized environments.
InMage Systems now supports Oracle VM server virtualization software. InMage’s DR-Scout is a turnkey DR/business continuity software product.
Hifn and Freescale Semiconductor are jointly developing products that leverage Hifn’s Applied Services Processors (ASPs) and cards with Freescale’s embedded processors.
The 3PAR InServ Storage Server has been certified with VMware ESX Server 3.5, a component of VMware Infrastructure 3.
FalconStor Software has partnered with Total Tec Systems, a systems integrator, to offer FalconStor’s storage virtualization and data-protection appliances.
CipherMax’s CM140T tape encryption product has completed interoperability testing with IBM’s System Storage TS3200 LTO tape libraries.
iStor Networks’ integraStor iS325 series storage array has been qualified with VMware ESX Server 3.
HighPoint Technologies has formed an alliance with Open-E that will integrate HighPoint’s RocketRAID series of SATA RAID controllers with Open-E’s NAS, iSCSI, and storage server system software.
Storwize has joined the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program.