Press Releases 2008

December 9th, 2008


Open Storage Solutions adds Data Domain De-Duplication option to their National Master Standing Offer NMSO

Open Storage Solutions, Inc., a leader in providing data storage solutions in Canada announced today that they have added a De-Duplication Option to their Government of Canada National Master Standing Offer (NMSO) in the category of Archival Storage Equipment. The Data Domain de-duplication option optimizes data protection and disaster recovery (DR) performance by removing duplicate data from the backup stream.

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June 12th, 2008


Data Domain's DD690 fully configured gives aggregate throughput performance of up to 22 TB/hour and up to 28 petabytes of usable capacity

Open Storage Solutions® Inc., a leader in providing data storage solutions in Canada and the US has today announced the addition of the Data Domain DD690 as their choice of in-line de-duplication storage system.  Data Domain is the leading provider of in-line de-duplication storage systems, with the industry's highest performance inline de-duplication storage system for backup and other nearline applications. With aggregate throughput up to 1.4 TB/hour, and single-stream throughput up to 600 GB/hour to enable protection of large databases in short backup windows, the DD690 establishes consistently high benchmarks across the spectrum of common datacenter backup metrics.

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April 21st, 2008


The Omega F6412 RAID system from Open Storage Solutions doubles the transfer rate and can save up to 40% on power

Open Storage Solutions® Inc., today announced an new benchmark product to its RAID product line: The industry’s highest density RAID system, the Omega F6412. Open Storage Solutions sets a new standard for performance and efficiency with the Omega F6412, delivering up to twice the performance (IOPS) of the previous generation while minimizing electronic waste through optimal battery design. In addition, the Open Storage Solutions’ new Advanced Power Management software can save up to 40 percent in power dissipation by automatically spinning down disk drives.

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April 21st, 2008


Open Storage Solutions Awarded Dell Certified Partner Status

Open Storage Solutions® Inc., a leader in providing data storage solutions in Canada and the US has been designated a Dell™ Certified Partner by Dell, Inc. Open Storage Solutions is new to the Dell relationship, being brought together when Dell purchased EqualLogic this year.

“We are delighted with the new relationship,” said Andrew Betterton, President and CEO of Open Storage Solutions. “We had been a very strong EqualLogic partner for the past few years, and as soon as Dell purchased EqualLogic, they met with us to let us know what to expect during the transition period and to make the transition as comfortable as possible.”

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January 7th, 2008


Data Deduplication for Nearline Storage

Deduplicated snapshots bring extreme efficiency to the latest OS 4.3 release.

The new software release features file system enhancements such as integrated, deduplicated snapshots for extreme efficiency, deduplicated snapshot replication, and support for the many millions of files required by these applications. Based on Data Domain's high-speed deduplication, the new software release will continue to provide the same award winning support for backup and recovery that has won Data Domain customers worldwide, only now, it can be shared by many more applications.

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January 2nd, 2008


NETAPP’S STOREVAULT SETS NEW STANDARD

The new StoreVault S300 is an all-in-one storage solution for small and medium businesses (SMB).

Available immediately and priced starting under $4,000, the StoreVault S300 provides SMB customers with proven data center technology, including advanced security, scaleability, data protection, and simplified data management, at a price point that is unmatched in the industry. Previously, competitive solutions required customers to purchase a mix of products to achieve the same level of functionality and capability that the StoreVault S300 provides.

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