STORMAGIC'S® SVSAN VMWARE READY FOR VSPHERE 5

StorMagic® Inc. today announced that its Storage Virtual Appliance has achieved VMware Ready™ status.

STORMAGIC'S® SVSAN  VMWARE READY FOR VSPHERE 5

STORMAGIC'S® SVSAN ACHIEVES ADDITIONAL VMWARE READY™ STATUS FOR VSPHERE 5

Bristol, United Kingdom. December 7th 2011 – StorMagic® Inc. today announced that its Storage Virtual Appliance has achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that StorMagic's SvSAN™ has passed a detailed evaluation and testing process managed by VMware and is now listed on the VMware Partner Product Catalog.

Passing the extensive VMware-specified testing helps ensure that SvSAN makes best use of VMware technology and is ready for deployment in customer environments.

"We are pleased that StorMagic's SvSAN qualifies for the VMware Ready logo, signifying to customers that it has passed specific VMware testing and interoperability criteria and is ready to run in production environments," said Sheryl Sage, Director, Alliance Programs, VMware.

"By maintaining SvSAN's VMware Ready status, our growing customer base can continue to benefit from leveraging the technology in multi-site environments," said Hans O'Sullivan, founder and CEO at StorMagic. "SvSAN is an ideal set and forget solution for multi-site environments where centralized management is a necessity; the additional certification enforces SvSAN's suitability for our client's needs"

The VMware Ready program is a VMware co-branding program for qualified partner products and is a benefit of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. With more than 2,000 members worldwide, the VMware TAP program works with best-of-breed technology partners to provide them a comprehensive set of VMware technical and marketing services, support, tools and expertise to deliver enhanced value to joint customers.

StorMagic's SvSAN can be found within the online VMware Partner Product Catalog at alliances.vmware.com/public_html/catalog/PublicCatalog.php. Hardware products can also be found within the online VMware Hardware Compatibility List at www.vmware.com/resources/compatibility

About StorMagic
StorMagic is a fast-growing provider of cost-effective storage management software solutions that simplify, automate, and manage data storage for virtual server environments, with an executive team of storage veterans from companies such as Adaptec, Xiotech, and Eurologic. StorMagic's SvSAN has become the solution of choice in many large enterprises requiring cost effective and simple virtualization and high availability over multiple remote sites. Learn more about StorMagic at www.stormagic.com.

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