SOURCE: Nexsan


June 22, 2010 08:00 ET

Nexsan SASBeast Named Disk-Based Product of the Year

Company's Storage Products Honored for Seventh Consecutive Year

THOUSAND OAKS, CA--(Marketwire - June 22, 2010) -   Nexsan, a leading storage system provider, today announced that the company's SASBeast® storage system has been named the Best Disk-Based Storage Product of the Year in the 2010 UK Storage Magazine Awards. This honor marks the seventh consecutive year that Nexsan has received an award nomination by this publication. The 2010 UK Storage Magazine Awards are focused on recognizing outstanding products and services in the storage industry that demonstrate clear business value and compelling advantages for end-user organizations.

Winners were determined via online voting from more than 6000 European storage industry professionals. In addition to this year's award, Nexsan has been recognized in the past for the Best SAN Solution of the Year, Green Product of the Year, Storage Solution of the Year, and Compliance Product of the Year. 2010 Winners were named during a ceremony held at The Tower Guoman Hotel, London, on June 17th.

"The past seven years of success with the UK Storage Magazine Awards illustrates our focus on developing innovative and highly efficient storage solutions," said Michael McGuire, chief commercial officer for Nexsan. "Nexsan is especially honored by these awards because they are voted on by the IT managers and storage strategists who live with these products on a daily basis and trust their business to Nexsan."

Nexsan SASBeast provides customers with an extremely flexible, high performance and affordable storage system. It features up to 42 disks in just 4U, with up to 25.2TB of SAS capacity. At the heart of SASBeast is the proven Nexsan architecture that is now used throughout the growing Nexsan product family and is deployed in more than 24,800 systems in over 60 countries around the world. SASBeast also accommodates SAS, SSD and SATA disks in a single chassis and provides simultaneous Fibre Channel and iSCSI connectivity and operating system independence.

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About Nexsan
Nexsan Corporation is a leading provider of energy-efficient, long-term storage systems. Nexsan delivers secure storage appliances and modular, capacity-optimized disk-storage systems for a broad range of applications including fixed content storage and archiving, email, medical imaging, compliance and litigation support, disk-based backup, digital video security, and rich media. Nexsan's solutions are the choice of small and medium-sized companies as well as large global enterprises and major governmental agencies around the world that are seeking cost-correct, high-density storage solutions. Founded in 1999 and based in Thousand Oaks, California, Nexsan sells its products exclusively through a select global network of VARs, OEMs and system integrators. For more information, please see the company's website at

SASBeast is a trademark of Nexsan Corporation. All other product or company names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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