StorageTek releases VSM 2.0
StorageTek announced the availability of version 2.0 of its Virtual Storage Manager (VSM) software suite. The new version has expanded mainframe OS support and an improved installation process.
VSM 2.0 also supports StorageTek`s next-generation 9840 tape drives, enabling significant response-time improvement. It also allows for faster virtual mount times (1-3 seconds vs. less than 1 second).
VSM 2.0 is compatible with OS/390 and MVS version 5.2 and higher. Pricing ranges from $320,000 to $930,000. VSM 1.0 upgrades are free. www.storagetek.com.