FALCONSTOR BRINGS SOFTWARE-DEFINED STORAGE PLATFORM MESSAGE TO GARTNER SYMPOSIUM/ITXPO
FalconStor participation in Barcelona conference showcases how company’s flexible approach to data management is changing the game around the globe
MELVILLE, N.Y., November 9, 2015 — FalconStor Software ® Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC), a 15-year innovator of software-defined storage solutions, today announced that it is participating in the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo event at the Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona (CCIB) on November 9-11.
FalconStor is taking part in the “Change the Game with Software-Defined Storage – Move From Storage Islands to a Modern, Cost-Efficient Infrastructure” session at 12:30 p.m. November 9. The one-hour discussion will address how CIOs and IT leaders can best embrace new storage technologies and capabilities without the resulting added complexity, time consumption and costs. An executive from Sunrise Communications AG will share the company’s recent successful deployment of software-defined storage and what attendees can do to meet their own business needs.
Additionally, the company will be showcasing its FreeStor® platform as part of the event’s ITxpo exhibit in Booth 1030. FreeStor's horizontal architecture unlocks a new world of storage focused IT opportunities, allowing IT managers, MSPs and Cloud Service Providers CSPs to maximize efficiencies and lower costs while taking advantage of cloud, hybrid cloud, flash storage and Software-Defined Storage. A groundbreaking Intelligent Abstraction® approach delivers seamless access and unified data services across entire storage infrastructures without having to invest in new technology, or rip and replace existing platforms. Always-on availability and continuity keep business running while enabling them to move, synchronize and protect data seamlessly across virtual and physical storage platforms.
“We have seen increased adoption of our FreeStor platform from OEMs and service providers around the world as they search for a new and innovative approach to storage that will help them achieve their current and future business goals,” said Gary Quinn, FalconStor President and CEO. “FreeStor’s horizontal software-defined storage approach delivers a more efficient path to data services while enabling organizations to better control data and lower costs within their existing environments. We look forward to showcasing FreeStor at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo and sharing a real-world success story of its implementation at Sunrise Communications.”
Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015 is the world’s most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives, offering attendees the opportunity to discover the precise speed, agility and leadership skills needed to harness the massive wave of technology change. Gartner Symposium/ITxpo provides essential insight into how to create a world-class organization, grow the business and stay competitive. Additional information about the event is available at http://www.gartner.com/events/emea/barcelona-symposium
FalconStor ® Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC) is a leading software-defined storage company offering a converged data services software platform that is hardware agnostic. Our open, integrated flagship solution FreeStor™ reduces vendor lock-in and gives enterprises the freedom to choose the applications and hardware components that make the best sense for their business. We empower organizations to modernize their data center with the right performance, in the right location, all while protecting existing investments. FalconStor’s mission is to maximize data availability and system uptime to ensure nonstop business productivity while simplifying data management to reduce operational costs. Our award-winning solutions are available and supported worldwide by OEMs as well as leading service providers, system integrators, resellers and FalconStor. The company is headquartered in Melville, N.Y. with offices throughout Europe and the Asia Pacific region. For more information, visit www.falconstor.com or call 1-866-NOW-FALC (866-669-3252).
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Scott Kline, JPR Communications