STERLING, VA--(Marketwire - Jun 26, 2012) - IceWEB, Inc.™ (OTCBB: IWEB), www.IceWEB.com, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage appliances for cloud and virtual environments, today announced it has entered into the Partner Program for Rackspace® Hosting, (NYSE: RAX), the service leader in cloud computing. This relationship is designed to add mutual value for IceWEB and Rackspace and to increase targeted exposure and reputation for both companies.
With today's IceCLOUD launch, IceWEB expands its cloud storage capability by providing a complete end-to-end storage and disaster recovery solution for mid-enterprise organizations. Customers can now implement IceWEB's award-winning unified storage appliances and replicate their mission critical data offsite to IceWEB's IceCLOUD using IceWEB's IceSTORM Operating System for disaster recovery and continuity of operations, all from a single pane of glass. The turnkey solution brings added simplicity, ease-of-use, convenience, and total storage integration to resource-strapped mid-market organizations and enterprise data centers alike.
"Rackspace brings world-class cloud storage to IceWEB's robust unified storage offering," said Christopher Rajiah, vice president of worldwide channel sales at Rackspace. "Through this collaboration, IceWEB is able to gain an additional competitive advantage."
"As part of IceWEB's growth strategy, expansion into cloud storage is a natural fit that's highly complementary to our award-winning unified storage appliances and award-winning replication capabilities," said Steven Toole, IceWEB's Chief Marketing Officer. "IceCLOUD instantly addresses the mid-market's rapidly growing demand for simplified cloud storage. By offering the complete solution for tier 1 and tier 2 local storage in the data center, combined with IceSTORM's replication capability and now a cloud storage offering with IceCLOUD, IceWEB has positioned itself squarely at the intersection of three explosive markets: Unified storage, replication and cloud storage."
IceWEB's award-winning appliances along with IceCLOUD storage hosting are available via IceWEB's network of qualified partners nationwide. For additional details and pricing, visit www.iceweb.com.
About IceWEB, Inc.
Headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C., IceWEB manufactures award-winning, high performance unified data storage products with enterprise storage management capabilities at a fraction of the price of traditional providers. Through thin provisioning, target deduplication and inline compression, IceWEB's unified storage arrays enable standardization, consolidation and optimized storage utilization for virtual and cloud environments, saving up to 90% of storage costs, while reducing space, power and cooling requirements and simplifying storage management. For more information please call 800-465-4637 or visit www.iceweb.com.
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