MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 24, 2012) - Maginatics Inc., The Modern Enterprise Storage Company, today announced the general availability of the new MagFS software platform. MagFS is the first offering to enable cost-effective storage of unstructured data in a public or private cloud along with secure, real-time access to that data from anywhere on mobile as well as traditional devices -- all at enterprise scale. With MagFS, organizations can reduce their total cost of ownership and enhance workforce productivity without sacrificing data security or control.
"The interest we've seen for MagFS has been tremendous," noted Jay Kistler, CTO of Maginatics. "It simply reinforces the fact that enterprises have been waiting for a solution with this feature set to more easily utilize cloud storage while enabling secure data access by the plethora of devices in use today."
Deployed in the data center, MagFS allows IT organizations to leverage the economics and agility of cloud storage without changing their security or management model, workflows, toolsets or software. On the front end, MagFS delivers scalable and efficient access to data over distance, enabling real-time collaboration for distributed, remote and mobile teams regardless of team or dataset size.
Early Maginatics customers are using MagFS across a wide variety of use cases, including:
- Secure, scalable file sharing and collaboration without boundaries.
- Storage for virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solutions that enables VDI providers to eliminate capacity planning while offering their customers the perception of infinite capacity along with a "follow-me data" capability.
- NAS consolidation across branches and data centers.
- In-cloud file systems that permit transparent migration of existing applications to the cloud.
The MagFS software platform is available immediately. Pricing follows a traditional licensing model based on actual capacity used. Both upfront and subscription pricing options are available. Further information on MagFS can be found www.Maginatics.com/product.
Maginatics is The Modern Enterprise Storage company. Its flagship offering, MagFS, is the first solution to allow enterprises and distributed and mobile workforces to enjoy the benefits of cloud storage with the security, manageability and file system-level simplicity of traditional storage infrastructure. Additional information on the company and products can be found at www.Maginatics.com.