Hitachi Data Systems is going to resell FalconStor Virtual Tape Library (VTL) software, with deduplication, integrated with its AMS 2000 mid-range storage arrays. HDS will also resell FalconStor's File-interface Deduplication System (FDS), integrated with the AMS boxes. FalconStor claims its VTL technology achieves single-node …
Permabit Albireo = Primary Storage
Hi Chris - Point of clarification. Albireo is targeted at primary storage and this announcement regarding VTL has no bearing on a potential relationship between Permabit and HDS. All primary storage vendors are focused on improving their competitive position and maintaining margins. That is what Albireo delivers to primary storage vendors.