DataMirror Corporation
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DataMirror Corporation

November 15, 2006 11:50 ET

DataMirror's Year-End Promotion to put HA Within Easy Reach

TORONTO, ON and SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 15, 2006) - DataMirror® (TSX:DMC), a leading provider of real-time data integration and protection solutions, today announced it will offer 50% discounts on target high availability (HA) licenses to organizations that make the move to DataMirror's powerful HA and disaster recovery software.

DataMirror iCluster provides enterprises running on IBM System i environments with continuous availability for business applications, disaster avoidance and data protection, and improves system performance and response times. Worldwide customers who purchase iCluster before January 15, 2007, will receive 50% off a secondary system license. For complete promotion details, contact DataMirror Sales at sales@datamirror.com.

"DataMirror has experienced strong demand in the HA and business continuity space," said Stewart Ritchie, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales, DataMirror Corp. "With the recent introduction of IBM's System i Capacity BackUp Edition (CBU), year-end hardware incentives and today's year-end promotion, now is the ideal time to invest in a reliable, flexible and scalable HA solution like DataMirror iCluster."

Based on unique change data capture (CDC) technology, iCluster enables organizations to mirror critical DB2 application data and objects in real time from a primary system to one or more secondary systems, conduct high-speed operational switching and uninterrupted data access between geographically distant locations during planned and unplanned downtime, and distribute processing load and network use across multiple systems. For more information about iCluster, visit www.datamirror.com/products/icluster.

About DataMirror

DataMirror (TSX:DMC), a leading provider of real-time data integration and protection solutions, improves the integrity and reliability of information across all of the systems that create and store data. DataMirror's flexible and affordable integration solutions allow customers to easily and continuously detect, translate, and communicate all information changes throughout the enterprise. DataMirror helps customers make better decisions by providing access to the accurate information they need to take timely action and move forward faster. More than 2,100 companies have gained tangible competitive advantage from DataMirror software. DataMirror is headquartered in Markham, Canada, and has offices around the globe. For more information, visit www.datamirror.com.


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