MELVILLE, NY and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - June 20, 2016) - FalconStor Software® Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC), a 16-year innovator of software-defined storage solutions, today announced that FreeStor®, its converged, hardware-agnostic and data services platform has won Storage Virtualisation Product of the Year Award at the Storage Awards. The awards were presented on June 16th at the Grand Connaught Rooms, London and were judged by industry peers and a public vote on the Storage Awards website (http://www.storage-awards.com/).
The "Storries" awards are a premier storage industry event that recognises the achievements of key individuals and organisations within the storage sector.
FalconStor has now won 10 product awards in the past year and has been recognised by several respected industry publications and groups. Those awards include ICT Management Product of the Year and runner up for the Software Defined Storage Product of the Year at the DCS awards, Storage Product of the Year by Network Computing, Virtualisation/Software-Defined Storage Product of the Year and runner up for Company of the Year at the SVC awards.
FreeStor's horizontal architecture unlocks a new world of storage opportunities, allowing IT managers, MSPs and CSPs to maximise efficiencies and lower costs while taking advantage of the public cloud, hybrid cloud, flash storage and software-defined storage. FalconStor's ground-breaking Intelligent Abstraction® approach delivers seamless access and unified data services across entire storage infrastructures without having to invest in new technology, and extends the useful life of existing platforms. Always-on availability and continuity keep businesses running while enabling them to move, synchronise and protect data seamlessly across virtual and physical storage platforms.
"We are extremely happy to win Storage Awards' Storage Virtualisation Product of the Year award as it gives FreeStor the prestigious recognition it deserves," said Iris Hatzenbichler, Director EMEA Marketing at FalconStor. "This latest win highlights our ability to deliver real-world value to our customers. We are extremely thankful for the accolades received as we continue to strengthen FreeStor as the best software-defined storage product for years to come."
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FalconStor Software® Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC) is a leading software-defined storage company offering a converged data services software platform that is hardware agnostic. Our open, integrated flagship solution, FreeStor®, reduces vendor lock-in and gives enterprises the freedom to choose the applications and hardware components that make the best sense for their business. We empower organisations to modernise their data centre with the right performance, in the right location, all while protecting existing investments. FalconStor's mission is to maximise data availability and system uptime to ensure nonstop business productivity while simplifying data management to reduce operational costs. Our award-winning solutions are available and supported worldwide by OEMs as well as leading service providers, system integrators, resellers and FalconStor. The Company is headquartered in Melville, N.Y. with offices throughout Europe and the Asia Pacific region. For more information, visit www.falconstor.com or call 1-866-NOW-FALC (866-669-3252).
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