NATICK, Mass. - Nasuni®, creator of the storage industry's leading cloud storage gateway, today announced that the Nasuni filer has been named as a finalist for Storage Product of the Year award in the Storage Management Tools category by Storage Magazine and SearchStorage.com editors. Some of the other finalists included DataCore, Rackspace, Quantum and Quest.
The Nasuni Filer, a virtual appliance, delivers primary storage from the cloud that is indistinguishable from local storage. Nasuni offers the benefits of cloud storage to businesses by simplifying file access, security, back-up, and disaster recovery while eliminating the expense of hardware infrastructure expansion. The Filer leverages unlimited storage, while delivering the performance expected of a traditional file server.
"We are proud that Storage Magazine has recognized the significance of Nasuni's innovative technology and services in transforming the way businesses are addressing the impact of exponential data growth in their file storage," said Andres Rodriguez, Nasuni's CEO. "The Nasuni Filer is a complete file storage solution designed to dramatically simplify storage management for our customers with already- constrained IT departments. We have seen a marked increase in interest for cloud-based storage; our Nasuni Filer has impressed customers and it is exciting to have the industry also recognize our storage offering."
The winners will be selected based on innovation, performance, ease of integration into existing environments, ease of use, functionality and value. Judging will be done by Tech Target's Storage Magazine-SearchStorage.com editorial staffs, in conjunction with a team of users, industry experts, analysts and consultants. For more information about the award and see other finalists, visit http://searchstorage.techtarget.com/generic/0,295582,sid5_gci1525938,00.html.
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Nasuni was founded in 2009 by storage veterans to deliver a secure gateway to cloud storage that makes the cloud feasible for business users. The Nasuni Filer is a virtual NAS file server that leverages the resources of the cloud to simplify file storage and protection. Targeting the mid-market, Nasuni's solution eliminates the need for incremental storage hardware and the resulting capital expense to manage unstructured file growth. The company is backed by North Bridge Venture Partners, Sigma Partners and Flybridge Capital Partners. To download the Nasuni Filer, or for more information, visit www.nasuni.com.
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