FalconStor Demos New Accelerator, Data Protection for VMware View

By Chris Preimesberger  |  Posted 2010-08-30 Print this article Print

In the VMware Lab at VMworld, FalconStor also will be demonstrating the FalconStor Network Storage Server replication package for VMware.

SAN FRANCISCO-Open standards storage maker FalconStor, which provides the array software for a number of major systems makers, Aug. 30 demonstrated a new storage area network accelerator and a data protection package at VMworld 2010 specifically for VMware's View control suite.

The demonstrations are taking place in the FalconStor booth 1407 at VMworld 2010 in San Francisco today through Sept. 2 at the conference, which is expected to attract more than 20,000 attendees.

In the VMware Lab, FalconStor will be demonstrating the FalconStor Network Storage Server (NSS) replication solution for VMware and FalconStor software's extended configuration and troubleshooting capabilities for VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager, the company said.

In addition, FalconStor is conducting a daily "Stack of Cash" contest for visitors to its booth and will award a $500 prize each day.

Go here for more information on VMworld 2010.

Chris Preimesberger Chris Preimesberger was named Editor-in-Chief of Features & Analysis at eWEEK in November 2011. Previously he served eWEEK as Senior Writer, covering a range of IT sectors that include data center systems, cloud computing, storage, virtualization, green IT, e-discovery and IT governance. His blog, Storage Station, is considered a go-to information source. Chris won a national Folio Award for magazine writing in November 2011 for a cover story on Salesforce.com and CEO-founder Marc Benioff, and he has served as a judge for the SIIA Codie Awards since 2005. In previous IT journalism, Chris was a founding editor of both IT Manager's Journal and DevX.com and was managing editor of Software Development magazine. His diverse resume also includes: sportswriter for the Los Angeles Daily News, covering NCAA and NBA basketball, television critic for the Palo Alto Times Tribune, and Sports Information Director at Stanford University. He has served as a correspondent for The Associated Press, covering Stanford and NCAA tournament basketball, since 1983. He has covered a number of major events, including the 1984 Democratic National Convention, a Presidential press conference at the White House in 1993, the Emmy Awards (three times), two Rose Bowls, the Fiesta Bowl, several NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments, a Formula One Grand Prix auto race, a heavyweight boxing championship bout (Ali vs. Spinks, 1978), and the 1985 Super Bowl. A 1975 graduate of Pepperdine University in Malibu, Calif., Chris has won more than a dozen regional and national awards for his work. He and his wife, Rebecca, have four children and reside in Redwood City, Calif.Follow on Twitter: editingwhiz

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