SOURCE: Crossroads Systems

Crossroads Systems

November 30, 2011 11:00 ET

Crossroads Systems' EVP David Cerf to Participate in CloudBeat Panel Discussion on December 1, 2011

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - Nov 30, 2011) - Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) announced that David Cerf, executive vice president of business and corporate development, will speak during a panel discussion titled "Understanding the True Cost of Storage" during the inaugural CloudBeat 2011 event.

Moderated by Andrew Reichman, principal analyst at Forrester Research, the panel will debate which cloud storage approach is the most cost effective for a specific use case.

The session will take place in CloudBeat Salon 4 at Hotel Sofitel in Redwood City, California on December 1, 2011 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. Other panelists include Jérôme Lecat, CEO of Scality; Kevin Brown, CEO of Coraid; Dan Crain, CEO of WhipTail Technologies; and Andreas Sundquist, CEO and co-founder of DNAnexus.

For a complete session description and more information on CloudBeat 2011, visit

About Crossroads Systems
Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) is a global provider of solutions and services that ensure stored data is proactively protected and reliably recovered. Crossroads offers organizations powerful data protection, proactive data security, intelligent storage connectivity, unmatched performance, and significant cost savings. Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Crossroads holds more than 100 patents granted and pending and has been honored with numerous industry awards for innovation in data protection and storage. Visit

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