Boston, Feb. 23, 2009 – Seanodes, the creator and leading developer of Shared Internal Storage solutions, today announced it has joined the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. The VMware TAP program helps technology vendors integrate their products with VMware virtualization software and deliver timely, joint solutions to mutual customers.
“We are excited to welcome Seanodes as the newest member of the VMware TAP program,” said Bernie Mills, senior director, alliance programs, VMware. “The VMware TAP program offers companies like Seanodes the tools and resources they need to develop high-value solutions that meet the needs of our mutual customers.”
“We are very pleased to partner with VMware as a select-level member of its TAP program in order to help organizations looking to minimize complexity and costs while improving the performance and reliability of their network storage within the VMware environment,” said Frank Gana, Business Development Director at Seanodes. “The response we have had to our Exanodes – VM Edition has been overwhelmingly positive for its ability to redefine the economics of storage over traditional SAN deployments. As part of the VMware TAP program, we expect that we will be able to deliver even greater options for our customers.”
With more than 900 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 inventors of Shared Internal Storage (SIS), Paris-headquartered Seanodes is changing network storage technology. Seanodes’ SIS platform Exanodes™ radically alters the economics and possibilities in data storage and application processing. Seanodes has earned multiple awards from industry analysts and media for its outstanding technology that virtualizes storage assets to convert unused internal disks and Direct Attached Storage (DAS) into a shared storage array. Founded in 2002, Seanodes is headed by storage industry veterans from two continents and backed by a number of private equity firms. More information can be found at www.seanodes.com or by calling 866-580-5515.