Maynard, MA, September 01, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- SANBlaze Technology, Inc., a leading provider of embedded storage and computing solutions, today announced that its SB-ATCA1000 ATCA Storage blade achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that SANBlaze SB-ATCA1000 has passed a detailed evaluation and testing process managed by VMware and is now listed on the VMware Partner Product Catalog.
Passing the extensive VMware-specified testing helps ensure that SB-ATCA1000 makes best use of VMware technology and is ready for deployment in customer environments.
“We are pleased that the SANBlaze SB-ATCA1000 qualifies for the VMware Ready™ logo, signifying to customers that it has passed specific VMware testing and interoperability criteria and is ready to run in production environments,” said Sheryl Sage, Director, Alliance Programs, VMware.
"With VMware Ready™ certification, customers can confidently deploy the ATCA1000 storage appliances in VMware deployments needing mission-critical ATCA hardware," said Steve Looby, Director of Product Marketing. "It boasts the ruggedness, reliability, and interoperable modularity of ATCA, with up to 12TB of RAID protected storage shared with up to 256 VMware hosts."
The VMware Ready program is a VMware co-branding program for qualified partner products and is a benefit of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. With more than 2,000 members worldwide, the VMware TAP program works with best-of-breed technology partners to provide them a comprehensive set of VMware technical and marketing services, support, tools and expertise to deliver enhanced value to joint customers.
The SANBlaze SB-ATCA1000 can be found within the online VMware Partner Product Catalog at http://alliances.vmware.com/public_html/catalog/PublicCatalog.php. Hardware products can also be found within the online VMware Hardware Compatibility List at http://www.vmware.com/resources/compatibility/search.
About SANBlaze Technology, Inc.
SANBlaze Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of storage, networking and multifunction solutions for embedded systems and a pioneer in SAN Emulation technologies. SANBlaze embedded computing products include a complete ecosystem of ATCA storage blades, AMC and PMC storage and networking controllers and modules and a growing line of multifunction RTMs for ATCA blades. Additionally, the company provides fully configured and integrated ATCA systems and services. These products are sold directly to customers in the Telecom, Defense and medical industries, as well as through OEMs.
VMware and VMware Ready are registered trademarks and/or trademarks of VMware, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. The use of the word “partner” or “partnership” does not imply a legal partnership relationship between VMware and any other company.