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ONStor Expands Strategic Alliance With Fujitsu

CAMPBELL, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- ONStor Inc., a leading provider of clustered NAS solutions for enterprises and content-rich organizations, today announced it has expanded its partnership with Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation announced in May 2008. As part of the new agreement, ONStor will resell ETERNUS(R)4000 and ETERNUS8000 SAN systems with ONStor clustered NAS gateways. The combination of ONStor's NAS gateways and Fujitsu storage delivers unbeatable price/performance for mid-sized to large enterprises looking to leverage a highly scalable storage platform to consolidate existing storage islands and simplify the management and protection of unstructured data.

CAMPBELL, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ — ONStor Inc., a leading provider of clustered NAS solutions for enterprises and content-rich organizations, today announced it has expanded its partnership with Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation announced in May 2008. As part of the new agreement, ONStor will resell ETERNUS(R)4000 and ETERNUS8000 SAN systems with ONStor clustered NAS gateways. The combination of ONStor's NAS gateways and Fujitsu storage delivers unbeatable price/performance for mid-sized to large enterprises looking to leverage a highly scalable storage platform to consolidate existing storage islands and simplify the management and protection of unstructured data.

"We're building on our original agreement because early customer and partner response has been extremely positive," said Tom Gallivan, senior vice president, worldwide sales at ONStor. "By offering Eternus, we are expanding the choice available to our customers when it comes to selecting a best-of-breed, energy-efficient storage solution that reduces complexity in the data center while maximizing performance."

"Adding ONStor as a reseller of our storage systems will add significant momentum for a partnership that is satisfying a critical data center need for efficient massive storage with a highly reliable, cost-effective solution," said Dave Egan, senior vice president, storage at Fujitsu Computer Systems. "The combination of ONStor's gateway and Fujitsu storage provides data center managers with power, space savings, high availability and scalability. The solution can accommodate massive data growth, both in the mid-market and in the largest of enterprises."

About Fujitsu ETERNUS Storage Systems

Fujitsu ETERNUS storage systems include redundant controllers, power supply units, fans, and batteries as well as RAID technology to provide long-term data protection. They also feature an Eco-mode with MAID (Massive Arrays of Idle Disks) technology, which reduces power consumption by stopping spindle rotation at scheduled times. The ETERNUS4000 has a maximum storage capacity of 315 terabytes. The ETERNUS8000 has a maximum storage capacity of 2.07 petabytes.

About ONStor

ONStor provides clustered NAS solutions for both primary and value-tier storage, focusing on enterprise data centers and content-rich organizations, and giving customers the ability to cost-effectively manage the accelerating growth of unstructured data. ONStor's award-winning solutions deliver flexible data management, protection, and file server consolidation for a new generation of data-intensive applications through a combination of advanced technologies including virtualization and energy-efficient design.

Proven at customer sites worldwide, ONStor's Pantera clustered NAS systems and Bobcat clustered NAS gateways offer the broadest choice of storage and enable customers to easily scale storage with a lower total cost of ownership (TCO). ONStor solutions are available through a global network of resellers and distribution partners. More information about ONStor can be found at http://www.onstor.com.

ONStor, the ONStor logo, Pantera and Bobcat are trademarks of ONStor, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo, ETERNUS and TRIOLE are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the United States and other countries. All other marks and trademarks are or may be the property of their respective owners. Information regarding products, services and offerings may be superseded by subsequent documents and is subject to change without notice. For the latest information and specifications regarding ONStor, Inc. and any of its offerings or services, please contact your local sales office or the corporate headquarters.

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