SOURCE: ParaScale


April 12, 2010 13:00 ET

ParaScale Named by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand Top 100 Winner

Recognized for Game-Changing Software

CUPERTINO, CA--(Marketwire - April 12, 2010) -  ParaScale, Inc., a leader in developing cloud storage software solutions, today announced it has been named by AlwaysOn as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winnersParaScale was awarded in the Cloud Infrastructure category, a market segment the company helped pioneer with its cloud storage software.

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This year's OnDemand 100 companies are leaders and developing game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. ParaScale was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz. ParaScale and the other OnDemand 100 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2010 list.

"Cloud storage will transform how 'big data' is stored, managed and delivered and ParaScale is at the forefront of this innovation," said Jack Norris, vice president of marketing and business development for ParaScale. "We are honored to be recognized by AlwaysOn as an OnDemand 100 winner and a leading private company in the cloud infrastructure category."

ParaScale's recognition as a leader and inclusion on the AlwaysOn "OnDemand 100" list follows other significant industry accolades for the company including being named to Datamation's ten hot cloud computing start-ups list, an Information Week 20 cloud computing startup you should know and an Information Week startup 50, a Red Herring N. America 100 winner, and a Gartner Cool Vendor.

"As the digital information created by businesses continues to explode at astronomical rates, the need to store, manage, analyze, and share this information is becoming extremely challenging," said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "We congratulate this year's 'OnDemand 100' for providing the technology platforms and services needed to manage and leverage this new era of information complexity and overload."

ParaScale and the other "OnDemand 100" winners will be honored at the AlwaysOn OnDemand Conference to be held April 19-21, at HP Worldwide Headquarters in Palo Alto, California. A full list of all the "OnDemand 100" winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at:

About AlwaysOn
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn's preeminent executive event series includes the Summit at Stanford, OnMedia, OnHollywood, Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, Venture Summit East, GoingGreen Silicon Valley, GoingGreen East, and GoingGreen Europe. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand.

About ParaScale, Inc.
ParaScale is headquartered in Silicon Valley and is the leader in cloud storage software that enables enterprises and service providers to easily deploy storage cloud. As a software-only solution that can be downloaded from the web and applied to any standard Linux platform, ParaScale Cloud Storage enables hundreds of commodity servers to be clustered together to deliver file storage that easily scales capacity and performance independently and economically. For more information visit

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