Open-E to Showcase Open-E DSS V7 Storage Server Innovations at Intel® Solutions Summit

CEO Krzysztof Franek to highlight Hyper-V Cluster Support and MSSM on Certified Platforms to Intel Channel Partners.

Marietta, GA, April 11, 2013 --( Open-E, an Intel® Premier Elite Partner and a leading developer of innovative data storage software used for building and managing centralized storage servers, announced today it will introduce Open-E Data Storage Software (DSS) V7 coming soon functionalities, Hyper-V Cluster Support and Multiple Storage Server Manager (MSSM) for simplified central management of all storage resources, to premier resellers and distributors at the Intel Solutions Summit (ISS) EMEA in Dublin, Ireland.

Open-E DSS V7 with Active-Active iSCSI Failover enables channel partners using Open-E certified Intel platforms to drive new levels of scalability, performance, and ease of management for their SMB and SME customers. Open-E can be found at ISS in Booth 40 from April 10-12 at The Conference Centre Dublin.

“2013 is proving to be an excellent year for Open-E, and we are excited to continue our decade long relationship as an Intel Solutions partner by equipping their leading resellers and systems integrators with data storage systems that provide real value for their customers and real profit for their business,” said Krzysztof Franek, CEO and president of Open-E. “Open-E DSS V7 with Active-Active iSCSI Failover accelerates the effectiveness of data storage servers sold to a customer, increasing their performance up to 600% and enabling full utilization of their server and storage capacity. Now that is a true win-win.”

Open-E DSS V7 provides a stable and robust application for Intel storage server platforms that is simple to manage, compatible with industry standards, and is the leader in price performance. Open-E’s presentation at ISS includes:

Active-Active Failover for iSCSI Volumes

Eliminates single point of failure
Self-validation of system; checks all critical settings on each node
Enhanced cluster security configuring; as many auxiliary paths as needed
Fully utilizes all processing power

Hyper-V Cluster Support

Full support with Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012
Optimized for virtual environments
Outstanding price performance ratio

Open-E Multiple Storage Server Manager (MSSM)

Centralized management tool for Open-E DSS V7
Single dashboard for multiple servers
Simplified access and process management

Concluded Franek, “ISS provides a unique opportunity for a leading storage application like Open-E DSS V7 to arm Intel channel partners and systems integrators with the ability to expand their solution delivery with NAS filers, iSCSI storage, storage backup, CCTV storage, HA storage clusters, 'Big Data' storage, cloud storage, and virtual storage. Intel Solution partners wanting to deliver leading price-performance systems to their customers and getting a leg up on their competition are invited to come by the Open-E Booth 40 at ISS and meet with me and my team.”

About Open-E

Open-E, Inc. is a pioneering leader and developer of IP-based storage management software. The Open-E DSS V7 and Open-E DSS V7 Lite line of products are aimed at the SMB and SME markets.

Open-E DSS V7 is a robust, award-winning enterprise storage application which offers excellent compatibility with industry standards (vast variety of supported hardware), and is the easiest to use and manage. Additionally, it is one of the most stable solutions on the market and an undisputed price performance leader.

Open-E has over 27,000 world-wide installations in Fortune 500 organizations in over 100 countries for over a decade and has received numerous industry awards and recognition from PC Professional, Tom’s Hardware, Storage Awards, PC Pro and more.

Thanks to its reputation, experience and business reliability, Open-E has become the technological partner of choice for industry-leading IT companies such as Citrix, Intel, LSI, VMware, and Adaptec.

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