CommVault Systems Joins EMC Corporation's E-Infostructure Developers Program.
OCEANPORT, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2000
- New Alliance Maximizes Customers' Storage Management Investments Through Integration of CommVault Galaxy Enterprise 2000 Software With
EMC Symmetrix The Symmetrix is EMC's flagship enterprise storage array. There have been seven generations of Symmetrix hardware, with the first appearing in 1994 and the latest introduced in 2006. Enterprise Storage Systems -
CommVault Systems CommVault Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CVLT) is a United States based company specializing in data and storage management software. Created in 1988 as a development group in AT&T's Bell Labs, the group produced AT&T's in-house backup software, Automatic Backup, Archive and Recovery Inc.(R), an industry-leading provider of enterprise data and storage management software solutions for heterogeneous computing environments, today announced the Company has joined the EMC Corporation EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) is an American Fortune 500 and S&P 500 manufacturer of software and systems for information management and storage. It is headquartered in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA. (NYSE NYSE
See: New York Stock Exchange :EMC (1) (EMC Corporation, Hopkinton, MA, www.emc.com) The leading supplier of storage products for midrange computers and mainframes. Founded in 1979 by Richard J. Egan and Roger Marino, EMC has developed advanced storage and retrieval technologies for the world's largest companies. ) E-Infostructure(TM) Developers Program. This alliance will offer enterprise IT organizations the ability to extend the value of their storage management investments through integration of CommVault's industry-leading CommVault(R) Galaxy(TM) Enterprise 2000 data and storage management software suite with EMC's industry leading Symmetrix Enterprise Storage Systems.
As a member of the EMC E-Infostructure Developers Program, CommVault enjoys access to a wide range of EMC's Symmetrix-specific application programming interfaces (APIs), enabling seamless interoperability The capability of two or more hardware devices or two or more software routines to work harmoniously together. For example, in an Ethernet network, display adapters, hubs, switches and routers from different vendors must conform to the Ethernet standard and interoperate with each other. that combines the technology expertise of both companies to better protect and leverage customers' critical information infrastructures. CommVault is currently developing integrated solutions with EMC TimeFinder(TM) software. Availability of this solution is expected in the second half 2000.
"CommVault is proud to be working with EMC to ensure that our customers are equipped with advanced, interoperable The ability for one system to communicate or work with another. See interoperability. storage management solutions that optimize enterprise data protection in heterogeneous environments Using hardware and system software from different vendors. Organizations often use computers, operating systems and databases from a variety of vendors. Contrast with homogeneous environment. ," said Eric Rice, director of strategic alliances, CommVault Systems. "This alliance is an important step in CommVault's strategy to partner with the recognized industry leaders to deliver complementary products and technologies that make the management of heterogeneous storage for enterprise customers easier and more accessible."
"EMC and CommVault are committed to providing customers with integrated tools that allow them to better manage and protect their electronic information infrastructure - their E-Infostructure," said Linda Wright, Director of the EMC E-Infostructure Developers Program. "As a recognized storage management software technology leader, CommVault is a valuable addition to this program. By integrating EMC Enterprise Storage with the Galaxy Enterprise 2000 product, CommVault will extend storage management functionality and make it easier for our customers to manage their exponentially growing volumes of data."
CommVault's Galaxy Enterprise 2000 product is the first fully-integrated enterprise storage management solution built from the ground up on Microsoft's Windows platform and designed specifically for managing large heterogeneous computing environments. By presenting a single, unified logical interface for viewing and managing data and storage resource information, the CommVault Galaxy Enterprise 2000 solution eliminates many of the management difficulties that traditional backup products encounter due to their physical device orientation. This approach is especially important as increasing numbers of today's data-intensive enterprises move from server-centric to data-centric solutions, such as Network Attached Storage (NAS (1) See network access server.
(2) (Network Attached Storage) A specialized file server that connects to the network. A NAS device contains a slimmed-down operating system and a file system and processes only I/O requests by supporting the popular ) and Storage Area Networks (SAN).
About the EMC E-Infostructure Developers Program
EMC is the world's leading enterprise storage company. By integrating their solutions with EMC's storage APIs (application programming interfaces), ISVs allow customers to maximize the opportunity and return for their organization by taking advantage of the power of EMC's renowned enterprise storage solutions in information management, information sharing See data conferencing. and information protection applications. For further information on EMC's E-Infostructure Developers Program, visit the EMC web site at http://www.emc.com/einfostructure/developers/
About CommVault Systems
CommVault Systems, Inc. (R) is a worldwide leader in providing enterprise-wide storage management solutions for client/server environments A networking environment that is made up of clients and servers running applications designed for client/server architecture. See client/server. . The company's singular focus is creating and implementing fast, reliable, and easy-to-use storage management solutions to meet customer's data management requirements. The company's software products seamlessly ensure the reliable, rapid restoration of files, business-critical applications, and today's most popular databases. Information on CommVault is available on the World Wide Web at www.commvault.com or by calling (732) 870-4000. CommVault's corporate headquarters is located in Oceanport, New Jersey Oceanport is a Borough in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 5,807.
Oceanport was formed as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 6, 1920, from portions of Eatontown Township (now in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. .
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