ParaScale Named to Network World's "Ten Data Storage Companies to Watch" List.ParaScale Is Recognized for Its Low-Cost Approach to Building Cloud Storage Cloud storage (also known as Cloud computing or Cloud services) is a model of networked data storage where data is stored on multiple virtual servers, generally hosted by third parties, rather than being hosted on dedicated servers.
CUPERTINO, Calif. -- ParaScale, Inc., a startup company developing cloud storage solutions for deep content archives and rich-media content in traffic-intense applications, announced today that it has been named to Network World's list of "10 Data Storage Companies to Watch." The companies selected by Network World, a leading enterprise technology publication, are recognized for their innovation in the data storage market. The publication currently features the companies and the technologies they offer in the August 4 edition.
The companies were selected by Senior Writer for Network World, Jon Brodkin, in conjunction with leading industry analysts. In his article, Brodkin takes a look at many aspects of ParaScale including its primary business, why it's worth watching, how it started, its funding, how it got its name, and its management.
"We are honored to have been named as one of only ten data storage companies that Network World chose to recognize as a company to watch," said Cameron Bahar, CTO (Chief Technical Officer) The executive responsible for the technical direction of an organization. See CIO and salary survey. and co-founder, ParaScale, Inc. "It is a validation of market interest in our approach to deliver a highly scalable, self-managing clustered storage solution with massive capacity and parallel throughput."
"We are delighted to make Network World's list of 10 Hot Data Storage Companies," added Sajai Krishnan, CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , ParaScale, Inc. "Technology like ParaScale's is very relevant today to service providers looking to provide public cloud storage services and to enterprises looking to deploy private storage clouds within their firewall."
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About ParaScale, Inc.
Founded in 2004 by industry veteran Cameron Bahar, ParaScale is headquartered in Silicon Valley. The company's primary markets are archive, media and entertainment. Additionally, ParaScale provides a platform for easily handling content in the oil and gas, medical imaging, video surveillance and genomic industries. Members of ParaScale's founding engineering team have successfully delivered distributed operating systems and cluster file systems Cluster File Systems, Inc. (CFS) is the company that originally developed the Lustre distributed file system. CFS was a privately held company with offices in the United States, Canada, and China.
CFS was founded in 2001 by Dr. Peter Braam. for companies including Sun (Sun Cluster), HP (Open SSI (1) See server-side include and single-system image.
(2) (Small-Scale Integration) Less than 100 transistors on a chip. See MSI, LSI, VLSI and ULSI.
1. (electronics) SSI - small scale integration.
2. ), Symantec/Veritas (Storage Foundation Clustered VM and FS), Teradata (Teradata RDBMS (Relational DataBase Management System) See relational database and DBMS.
RDBMS - relational database ), and IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) (AIX (Advanced Interactive eXecutive) IBM's Unix-based operating system which runs on its Intellistation workstations and pSeries, p5, iSeries and i5 server families. TCF See Trenton Computer Festival. ). For more information, contact ParaScale, Inc. at 3 Results Way, Cupertino, Calif. 95014; phone (408) 716-7010; fax (408) 716-7011 or visit www.parascale.com.
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