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ATTO Diamond Virtual Tape Certified for CommVault and DantzVirtual tape product now has comprehensive set of certified solutions (January 25, 2005)
ATTO Technology, Inc., a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments, announced today that the ATTO Diamond Virtual Tape (VT-Class) Storage Array has been certified compatible with leading backup software vendors, CommVault Systems, Inc., a provider of unified enterprise data management solutions, and Dantz Development Corporation, a leader in backup and restore software for small to medium-sized businesses (SMB). By adding these two solutions to the portfolio of Diamond VT software certifications, ATTO now provides one of the most comprehensive set of certified solutions for its virtual tape product."
The ATTO Diamond VT is a high-performance virtual tape device which can be seamlessly integrated into an existing CommVault or Dantz backup environment and is recognized by Galaxy and Retrospect® applications as a traditional tape drive or tape library. The Diamond VT uses cost-effective high-performance disk technology to relieve pressure on backup windows, improve reliability of backups, maintain existing policies and procedures, reduce administrative overhead and enable faster recovery. The Diamond VT performs between two and 15 times faster than tape drives, thereby greatly improving backup and restore times. Its seamless integration into existing environments allows users already running Galaxy and Retrospect to reap all the benefits of Diamond VT without unnecessary changes to their existing processes.
The ATTO Diamond VT has been qualified with CommVault Galaxy Backup & Recovery V5.9 for Windows, AIX, and Linux operating systems. Dantz Retrospect 6.5 and 6.0 has certified the ATTO Diamond VT for Windows and Macintosh users. This recognition of Diamond VT gives Galaxy and Retrospect users a qualified solution for backing up their respective storage devices with many time- and cost-saving advantages.
?ATTO Diamond Virtual Tape and Retrospect is a perfect choice for SMBs, delivering a proven, sophisticated backup solution, while ATTO Diamond VT and CommVault Galaxy deliver a comprehensive enterprise solution that offers fast, granular backup and recovery of distributed heterogeneous environments, states Sherri Robinson, director of markets at ATTO Technology. ?By adding these solutions to the Diamond VT portfolio, ATTO continues to offer one of the most comprehensive set of interoperable solutions to meet the needs of any backup environment. These combined software and hardware solutions benefit customers backup operations by reducing the backup window, thereby saving time and money.
About ATTO Technology, Inc
ATTO Technology, Inc., is a global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments. ATTOs vision is to provide a wide range of end-to-end solutions to help customers better store, manage and deliver their data. With a focus toward markets that require higher performance, ATTO manufactures products in the categories of storage adapters, interface bridging appliances, managed hubs, Enterprise-class ATA-based RAID arrays, and management software. ATTO solutions are based on providing a high level of connectivity to all storage interfaces including SCSI, SATA, Internet SCSI (iSCSI), Gigabit Ethernet, NDMP, SAS and Fibre Channel. ATTO distributes its products worldwide directly to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), systems integrators, VARs and authorized distributors.
Contact ATTO Technology, Inc. world headquarters, at: 155 CrossPoint Parkway, Amherst, New York 14068; Phone: (716) 691-1999; Fax: (716) 691-9353; Website: www.attotech.com
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