SOURCE: Nexsan Corporation

Nexsan Corporation

January 24, 2012 09:00 ET

Nexsan Recognized in CRN Magazine's Data Center 100 for Data Center Efficiency, Performance and ROI

Channel Publication Honors Nexsan E-Series and E5000 Storage Systems

THOUSAND OAKS, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 24, 2012) - Nexsan®, a leading provider of data storage systems, today announced that the company's E-Series and E5000 storage systems have been named in the 2012 Data Center 100 list of top technologies by CRN Magazine. The annual list features the top 100 vendors responsible for powering data centers with cutting-edge technologies that increase data center efficiency, performance and ROI while reducing energy consumption and cost.

The 2012 Data Center 100 recognized Nexsan for its comprehensive range of enterprise-class, easy-to-use and efficient storage systems, offering customers the ultimate value proposition when it comes to meeting an organization's ever-evolving storage requirements. Nexsan disk arrays uniquely combine the benefits of cost-effective performance, power and space efficiency, density, ease-of-use, outstanding scalability and unmatched reliability to provide exceptional performance and functionality.

Selected this year were the Nexsan E-Series™ SAN and E5000 NAS storage systems. E-Series delivers the highest performance ultimate density SAS/SATA/SSD RAID storage, featuring unsurpassed power savings, and enterprise-class reliability. Nexsan E5000™ NAS storage systems are purpose-built for midmarket and enterprise organizations that need high performance and enterprise-class features at an affordable price. The E5000 boasts a robust feature set including FASTier™ SSD cache for blazing performance as well as snapshots, replication, quotas/thin provisioning, no single point-of-failure configuration and much more. Both systems are members of the Flexible Storage Platform™ and provide Nexsan's Anti-vibration Design™, Cool Drive Technology™, Active Drawer Technology™ and AutoMAID® power management.

The CRN Data Center 100 helps VARs efficiently evaluate the products and technologies powering the data center and make strategic technology decisions in the data center to support their business.

"The 2012 Data Center 100 list recognizes vendors that, over the course of 2011, have shown a dedication to the innovation and advancement of today's data center services," said Kelley Damore, Vice President and Editorial Director for UBM Channel. "The recent upsurge in cloud computing has solution providers searching for new ways to ensure their clients maintain connectivity while mitigating costs and security threats. We congratulate each vendor on the 2012 Data Center 100 list for providing a significant growth opportunity for solution providers to build their business by offering cutting-edge products and services to customers."

"Nexsan was a pioneer in the development of low-cost, large-capacity storage systems featuring SATA and SAS technology," CRN noted in the Data Center 100 list. "The company now offers SAN and SSD-powered NAS storage systems built for virtual server storage, backup, archiving and video storage."

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Nexsan® is a leading independent provider of disk-based storage systems purpose-built and priced for the mid-market, offering industry-leading reliability, space and power efficiency. Nexsan storage systems provide scalability, integrity and security for growing volumes of unstructured data and are ideal for virtual storage, disk-to-disk backup, secure online archiving, bulk and cloud storage applications. Overcoming the challenges of traditional storage, Nexsan delivers a different kind of storage experience with easy-to-use, efficient and enterprise-class solutions that reduce the complexity and cost of storage. Nexsan delivers its storage systems through a select global partner ecosystem of solution providers, OEMs and system integrators. Nexsan is based in Thousand Oaks, Calif. For more information, visit the company's website at

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