HYPERNODE STRATEGICALLY PARTNERS WITH FALCONSTOR TO DELIVER “SAN ON DEMAND”
FreeStor self-service software-defined storage – Infrastructure as a Service
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, December 13, 2016 — FalconStor Software® Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC), a 16-year innovator of software-defined storage solutions, today announced that Hypernode has chosen FreeStor®, the industry's first truly horizontal converged data services platform, to deliver simplified and affordable storage on demand throughout facilities located in Sydney, Central Coast, and Melbourne.
Hypernode, headquartered in Sydney, Australia, owns and operates enterprise datacenter infrastructures, dedicated to providing secure platforms for public, private or hybrid cloud environments. By taking away the high setup costs and complexity, Hypernode is positioned to deliver simple, scalable and cost-effective Virtual, Dedicated or Physical infrastructure to meet all size resellers, partners and end user needs – the result is complete managed and redundant cloud solutions built to fit specific business requirements.
“Hypernode’s exclusive sangrid represents true on-demand storage with the advantage of enterprise-class disaster recovery, continuity and protection solutions, implemented in just the right way for your needs.” said Josh Tipping, Chief Technical Officer of Hypernode. “The FreeStor software-defined storage platform is fundamental to our sanprotect disaster recovery and business continuity architecture, along with providing our sandirect self-service software-defined SAN the flexibility and scale to cater for the most demanding enterprise environments.”
FreeStor unlocks a new world of storage opportunities, allowing IT managers, MSPs, and CSPs to maximize efficiencies and lower costs while taking advantage of the cloud, hybrid cloud, flash storage and software-defined storage. The FreeStor platform provides data mobility as well as business continuity in moving any workload from an on-premise environment to any cloud infrastructure, enabling disaster recovery, backup and optimized storage infrastructure. Thanks to FalconStor's 'Pay Once' capacity pricing model, users pay only for the primary copy of data, not second, third, or more copies.
“Our unique ‘Pay Once’ capacity-based subscription pricing model is ideally suited to our MSP and CSP partnerships,” said David Bull, FalconStor Technical Sales Director. “Service providers leveraging our FreeStor software-only platform need only pay for their customers’ production data – therefore incurring no additional licensing costs when migrating, backing up, and optimizing data, further eliminating unpredictable capacity expansion costs often associated with traditional storage platforms.”
Australian resellers and service providers who are interested in offering FreeStor can learn more at http://softwaredefinedstorage.com.au
FalconStor Software ®, Inc. (NASDAQ: FALC) is a leading software-defined storage company offering a converged data services software platform that is hardware agnostic. Our open, integrated flagship solution, FreeStor®, reduces vendor lock-in and gives enterprises the freedom to choose the applications and hardware components that make the best sense for their business. We empower organizations to modernize their data center with the right performance, in the right location, all while protecting existing investments. FalconStor’s mission is to maximize data availability and system uptime to ensure nonstop business productivity while simplifying data management to reduce operational costs. Our award-winning solutions are available and supported worldwide by OEMs as well as leading service providers, system integrators, resellers and FalconStor. The company is headquartered in Melville, N.Y. with offices throughout Europe and the Asia Pacific region. For more information, visit falconstor.com or call 01189 497319
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