StorageNetworks NetPACS Services Named 'Product of the Year' by Network Magazine.Business/Technology Editors
WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2001
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(storage) Storage Management Services - (SMS) Software that enables network administrators to route backup data from various devices on a network to another device such as a server or a magnetic tape backup unit. , has been honored with the Network Magazine Product of the Year award in the storage services category for its NetPACS(SM) fully-managed 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 ) services. The magazine's independent review board chose StorageNetworks(SM) NetPACS storage services after over three months of intensive review based on real-world customer business requirements including price/performance, technical ingenuity, new features and applications and serviceability to the market.
One of the longest running product recognition programs of its kind, Network Magazine's Product of the Year awards are presented annually to those products and services that, according to according to
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3. Editor-in-Chief Steve Steinke, "are most significant to the Network Magazine reader population." The Product of the Year awards cover products and services across both the enterprise and new public network. Other award winners include leading technology innovators such as Computer Associates, Novell, Microsoft, Genuity and Akamai Technologies Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) is a company that provides a distributed computing platform for global Internet content and application delivery, headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts. , Inc.
"We found that many large enterprise customers were looking for Looking for
In the context of general equities, this describing a buy interest in which a dealer is asked to offer stock, often involving a capital commitment. Antithesis of in touch with. the benefits of distributed network attached storage, however they did not have the centralized management, monitoring capabilities, and scalability necessary to fully leverage this technology. StorageNetworks NetPACS services provided the ideal solution," said John Clavin, executive vice-president of corporate marketing for StorageNetworks. "NetPACS services deliver 24x7 monitoring through our Global Operations Global Operations is a first-person shooter computer game developed by Barking Dog Studios and published by both Crave Entertainment and Electronic Arts. It was released in March of 2002, following its public multiplayer beta version which contained only the Quebec map. Center (GOC GOC Government Of Canada
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GOC Government of Colombia ) and enable customers to control their environments through our Virtual Storage Portal(SM) (VSP VSP - Very Simple Prolog+. (SM)) storage service management software. The VSP software is made possible because it is based on StorageNetworks' STORos(SM), the first storage operating system operating system (OS)
Software that controls the operation of a computer, directs the input and output of data, keeps track of files, and controls the processing of computer programs. designed for networked storage."
NetPACS services provide network attached storage access to files, securely accessed by authorized users. NetPACS services provide the backend infrastructure as well as the expertise, best practices, and proven processes to provide a secure, reliable, scalable, and cost-effective shared storage solution. NetPACS services enable customers to scale their NAS environments for even the most complex data storage requirements.
The NetPACS service is a member of StorageNetworks PACS (Picture ArChiving System) A storage and management system for high-resolution images. Typically pertaining to the medical field, images such as X-rays, MRIs and CAT scans require a greater amount of storage than other industries. (SM) (protection, availability, continuity, scalability and security) suite of fully-managed data storage services. Also included in the PACS suite are DataPACS(SM) SAN-based primary data storage services, BackPACS(SM) data backup and restore services, and SafePACS(SM) remote site data replication and business continuity services. StorageNetworks also offers STORmanage(SM) and STORfusion(SM) services. STORmanage data storage services meet enterprise needs by monitoring, operating, and managing customer-owned storage assets within the customer's data center. The STORfusion service enables telecommunications companies and large computing, network and infrastructure-based service providers to rapidly enter the data storage management services market.
About StorageNetworks, Inc.
StorageNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:STOR) is the world's leading provider of data storage management services and an innovator of storage management software. Our technology, software, and services enable enterprises and other service providers to easily and cost-effectively store rapidly growing volumes of business-critical information. We simplify data storage management and empower our customers with increased control and optimal utilization of their complex storage environments. StorageNetworks, headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, has offices worldwide. For further information, visit its Web site at http://www.StorageNetworks.com, email info@StorageNetworks.com, or call 1-800-463-7105.
StorageNetworks, NetPACS, DataPACS, BackPACS, SafePACS, PACS, STORmanage, STORfusion, STORos, Virtual Storage Portal, and VSP are servicemarks of StorageNetworks, Inc. All other brand and product names contained in this release may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.