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Ottawa, ON Canada – June 13, 2001
KOM Networks, a leading innovator of storage networking and virtualization software, announced today a formal partnership with storage area network (SAN) provider SanOne Inc., an Arizona-based, Alanco Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: ALAN) company.
The partnership brings together complementary data management solutions. SanOne will integrate KOM Networks' StealthWorx™ software with their Dynamic Allocation Manager (DAM) storage system for a comprehensive storage strategy, which will feature one of the best price-to-performance ratios in enterprise storage today.
Jeffrey Dale, President of KOM Networks, explained: "Our customers are looking to utilize every available technology to increase the productivity and efficiency of their storage management activities. SanOne blends our industry-leading storage networking and virtualization software StealthWorx™, with their proven expertise in the area of SAN deployment. We feel this partnership provides a perfect opportunity to expand our distribution channels and increase our customer base, visibility and revenues."
Mike Flannery, President of SanOne Inc., enthused: "KOM Networks has a proven track record of providing superior storage virtualization software. At SanOne we see this partnership as a perfect means to expand upon our SAN services. StealthWorx™ builds added value to our SAN Dynamic Allocation Manager product."
"With SanOne's DAM, users can incorporate their multi-vendor storage assets into logical devices. KOM Networks' StealthWorx™ adds the ability to manage files in the logical space created by DAM and do so with maximum effectiveness through file policy control. This partnership should positively snap together," said Dan Tanner, Senior Analyst for Storage and Storage Management at the Aberdeen Group.
StealthWorx™, KOM Networks' flagship storage virtualization product, allows organizations to integrate multiple data storage devices, media, software applications and hardware components seamlessly across an entire network, whether it be SAN, NAS or LAN, into one homogeneous virtual storage space.
SanOne's Dynamic Allocation Manager (DAM) provides scalability and vendor-neutral integration to SAN environments. New subsystems can be logically pooled into virtual disk storage farms across Windows, UNIX, NetWare and Linux-based application servers.
About KOM Networks
KOM Networks is a world leading provider of flexible, secure data archiving and storage management software. Over 10,000 of the world's leading corporations have recognized KOM Networks as the most logical, unobtrusive and secure way to store, access and protect their data. KOM is enabling enterprises large and small a cost effective way to improve productivity and meet compliance requirements without altering their network infrastructure or daily business routines. The industry pioneer holds vital industry patents for electronic file lifecycle management, virtual file management and eWORM fixed content hard disk archiving. Find out how KOM Networks can help you implement a comprehensive information lifecycle solution to optimize your existing storage environment and meet your compliance requirements. Contact us at 1-888-556-6462, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website for more information. www.komnetworks.com.
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Building on the convergence of SAN, NAS and storage virtualization, SanOne delivers uniquely scalable, manageable and cost-effective storage solutions to the enterprise and online customer community.
SanOne's expertise is backed by strategic alliances with industry leaders including KOM Networks, McData, Cisco, Brocade, INRANGE, Store-Age, Hitachi, EMC, Eurologic, Exabyte, StorageTek, Veritas, Computer Associates, Legato, QLogic, Troika and others. An Alanco Technologies Inc. company, SanOne is located at 26 West Lone Cactus Drive, Phoenix, AZ, 85027. Visit us at http://www.sanone.com/, via e-mail: email@example.com, or call 877/582-4592.