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February 20, 2009 03:15 ET

Boston Medical Center Presents on Reducing IT Costs and Simplifying Storage Management Using Data Domain

VMworld Europe 2009 Conference Speaker Session Highlights Deduplication and Virtualization Best Practices for Data Protection

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - February 20, 2009) - Data Domain, Inc. (NASDAQ: DDUP), the leading provider of deduplication storage systems, announced a customer presentation by Brad Blake, Director of IT for Boston Medical at the upcoming VMworld Europe 2009 Conference. This case study session will highlight Boston Medical Center's strategic deployment of VMware and Data Domain deduplication storage with a goal of maximizing data protection processes in a cost efficient and effective manner. VMworld 2009 is taking place February 24-26 in Cannes, France and Data Domain is participating as a Silver Sponsor.

Session Title: Architecting Deduplication and Virtualization for Best of Breed Data Protection

Speaker: Brad Blake, Director of IT for Boston Medical Center

Data Domain Spokesperson: Kevin Platz, Vice President of EMEA Sales for Data Domain

Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in Verriere Californie at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, Cannes

Session Description: Boston Medical Center is a private, not-for-profit, 581-licensed bed, academic medical center based in the United States. The IT department is responsible for protecting more than 400 TB of data across 120 business-critical applications. Challenged by 40-50% annual data growth, increased disk storage costs, regulatory requirements and tape management issues, the organization chose to go tapeless for business continuity and DR. This session will examine the efficiencies and synergies achieved through the combined deployment of server virtualization and data deduplication technologies.

Registration: For additional event information or to attend the conference, visit

Data Domain Exhibiter Booth: 37


Data Domain® is the leading provider of deduplication storage systems. Over 2,900 companies worldwide have purchased Data Domain systems to reduce storage costs and simplify data management. Data Domain delivers the performance, reliability and scalability to address the data protection and nearline storage needs of enterprises of all sizes. Data Domain products integrate into existing customer infrastructures and are compatible with leading enterprise backup and archive software products. To find out more about Data Domain, visit Data Domain is headquartered at 2421 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95054 and can be contacted by phone at 1-866-933-3873 or by e-mail at

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