Permabit SANblox Now Available from EMC

Plug-and-play inline data efficiency appliance for Fibre Channel SANs available through EMC Select

CAMBRIDGE, Mass – Permabit Technology Corporation, the innovative leader in data efficiency technology, today announced that it has joined the EMC Select Program.  Under the partnership, EMC will sell SANblox™ through its sales and reseller channels, providing a ready-to-run, high performance data efficiency appliance for new and existing EMC Fibre Channel SANs.

The SANblox appliance, which leverages Permabit's award-winning Albireo VDO and HIOPS™ Compression software,  provides 'plug and save' data reduction across a wide range of applications, including mixed virtual server, VDI, database (OLTP and data warehouse) and Big Data environments. EMC customers who purchase SANblox can increase the effective capacity of their SANs by 6X, drop effective cost by up to 85% and increase performance by up to 400%.

"We are committed to helping our partners expand market share by providing field tested data efficiency solutions that deliver competitive advantage and enable them to get to market quickly," said Tom Cook, Permabit CEO. "We are thrilled to join the EMC Select Program and to make SANblox available to the market via the leading EMC sales force and expansive channel partner network."

SANblox will become available during Q4 2014 through EMC Select. Look for up to date information at

About Permabit

Permabit pioneers development of data efficiency technologies. Our innovative data deduplication, compression and thin provisioning products enable the world's leading storage OEMs to cut effective cost, accelerate performance, reduce time to market and gain competitive advantage. Just as server virtualization revolutionized the economics of compute, our data reduction technologies are transforming storage economics, today.

Permabit is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts with operations in California, Texas, Florida, Korea and Japan. For more information, visit


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