Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Overland Storage Wins 'One To Watch' At the Storage Awards

Overland Storage has won the ‘One to Watch’ award with its SnapServer SAN S2000 at the 2010 Storage Awards held at The Tower Guoman Hotel, London. Overland Storage is a global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle.

The Storage Awards are hosted by Storage Magazine, the UK’s leading storage industry publication. Readers of Storage Magazine, who pick the winners by popular vote, cast more than 25,000 votes across a wide range of storage categories.

Andy Walsky, vice president of sales and marketing EMEA at Overland Storage said: “Overland is bringing to market game-changing storage solutions like the SnapServer SAN S2000 that address the management, performance and scalability shortcomings of tradition storage solutions. This award acknowledges our execution in delivering market-leading storage solutions to our channel partners.”

The SnapServer SAN S2000 is a 2U iSCSI SAN appliance designed specifically for businesses with growing storage needs and limited resources to manage an end-to-end storage strategy. It features active-active mirroring and failover, snapshots, replication, automated capacity expansion, centralised management and support for Microsoft Cluster Server. With automated capacity expansion, policy-based storage volume expansion can be easily deployed in a just-in-time manner without IT intervention, eliminating guesswork and over-provisioning.

The S2000 scales effortlessly to 192TB to support storage growth requirements over time. With simplified and integrated user interfaces, the SnapServer SAN S2000 is a cost-effective solution for businesses with virtual server environments or storage consolidation requirements.