POWAY, Calif. -- Siafu Software, the leader in IP encrypted SAN Storage, today announced that its Siafu Swarm Series of IP SAN Appliances for affordable, easy-to-manage encrypted iSCSI storage are now available for VMware® Infrastructure 3 environments. By using Siafu Swarm as the virtual storage solution for VMware infrastructures companies can efficiently and affordably consolidate their storage while taking advantage of high performance and powerful data security features.
For Amcom Software the Siafu Swarm has delivered significant cost and time savings when deployed in their VMware virtual environment. Amcom, a leading provider of mission-critical communications technology solutions for more than 400 blue-chip companies in healthcare, education, finance, utilities and government agencies, houses a large data center which uses VMware Infrastructure 3 to enable them to adapt quickly to customer needs and changing business requirements. Deploying the Siafu Swarm appliance in our datacenter has enabled us to consolidate the storage of multiple servers, said Ray Stanley, network administrator, Amcom Software. As a result we have seen considerable application performance increases in addition to significant savings in server and storage costs. The Swarm was easy to install and its a snap to manage. Its been a key component in the success of our virtual infrastructure.
The Siafu Swarm series of iSCSI-based storage appliances have been designed to help companies increase storage utilization, enhance corporate data protection methods and simplify disaster recovery processes. In addition, the Siafu Swarm features powerful RAID 5/6 protection and RAID 51/RAID 61 active/active protection for redundant appliances assuring disaster tolerance for VMware environments.