NetApp® StoreVault™ S500 Voted Best Product of the Year in the 2007 Small Business Computing Product Excellence Awards
Sunnyvale, Calif. - February 1, 2007
Network Appliance, Inc.
(NASDAQ: NTAP), a leader in advanced network storage solutions,
today announced that the StoreVault S500 was voted Best Product of
the Year among storage hardware products in the 2007 Small Business
Computing Excellence in Technology Awards.
The Small Business Computing Excellence in
Technology Awards are the online publication's annual reader-driven
awards recognizing achievement and innovation in 26 categories in
small business software, hardware, and services. Eligible products
were either released or upgraded between January 1 and October 31,
2006. The StoreVault S500 received an impressive 45% of reader
votes as the best small business product for 2007, standing out
from five other storage product finalists.
"In just six short months, StoreVault has
received tremendous accolades from end users and partners alike,"
said Sajai Krishnan, general manager of StoreVault Division. "We
are especially proud of being voted best product of year by the
readers of Small Business Computing. Storage is one of the
fastest-growing IT categories for SMBs and in listening to our
customers we know that SMBs today are facing similar data
management challenges as enterprises. We are the only vendor to
offer robust enterprise technologies in a SMB package. We believe
that the StoreVault S500 gives SMBs the best solution to meet their
fast-growing data needs - all from a proven leader in network
Starting at less than $6,000, the StoreVault
S500 is a scalable all-in-one network storage appliance that
supports NAS, iSCSI SAN, and Fibre Channel (FC) SAN. With its
intuitive Windows® graphical user interface, the StoreVault
S500 is easy to install and simple to manage. Its advanced
protection architecture ensures maximum data and system
availability and its powerful data management tools enable rapid,
easy data backup and restoration. Even customers with branch
offices can benefit from StoreVault Replication for offsite
disaster recovery. The StoreVault S500 is a complete solution that
is customized for SMBs at a price point that fits SMB budgets.
StoreVault, a NetApp division, is focused on delivering data
storage solutions tailored to the needs of small and medium-sized
businesses. StoreVault combines enterprise-proven technology from
Network Appliance, a world leader in unified storage solutions for
today's data-intensive enterprise, with the scalability,
simplicity, security, and affordability required by SMBs.
Information about StoreVault solutions and resellers is available
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small business owners' technology needs. The site was created to
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