WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanbolic®, the market leader in distributed data management, today announced that its AppCluster™ version 2.0 (v2.0) has been named a finalist for a Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com 2012 Products of the Year Award. Sanbolic was singled out in the Storage System Software category, which covers volume management, storage virtualization software, security software, storage optimization applications and data reduction. This marks the second consecutive year that Sanbolic has been recognized by the highly esteemed editors and writers of Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com, having had its Melio™ v3.5 software take home the Silver award last year in the Storage System Software category.
The editors of Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com wrote, "Fifty-two enterprise data storage systems products in six categories stood out among the hundreds of entries for the 2012 Storage magazine / SearchStorage.com Products of the Year because they demonstrated technical innovation and offered solid value. The products provide practical functionality while performing well, and can integrate relatively easily with existing data storage infrastructures. And to top it all off, each product is notable for its ease of use and manageability." The article concluded, "Congratulations to all our finalists."
"With the release of AppCluster, SQL Server administrators can enable clustering and high-availability for SQL Server workloads – in physical and virtual on-premise deployments and into the leading public cloud providers - Rackspace and Amazon Web Services ( AWS)," said Momchil "Memo" Michailov, Co-Founder and CEO of Sanbolic. "In doing so, our customers significantly reduce the cost and complexity of managing SQL Server clusters, as well as dramatically increase management control, application agility, availability, scalability, performance, protection and security."Continued Michailov, "Having AppCluster named a finalist for the Storage magazine / SearchStorage.com 2012 Products of the Year award is indeed an honor." To learn more about AppCluster and/or request a demo, please visit: http://www.sanbolic.com/appcluster.htm. About Sanbolic, Inc.Founded in 2000, Sanbolic® is a global leader in distributed data management. Its Melio™ software suite delivers dramatically increased levels of application availability, scalability, protection and performance while decreasing cost and management complexity across enterprise data center applications such as Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft SharePoint and Windows file-/web-serving, Citrix XenDesktop virtual desktop (VDI), and Microsoft Hyper-V private cloud environments. For further information please visit the Sanbolic website at: www.sanbolic.com or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Join the conversation: Nicole GormanCorporate CommunicationsSanbolic, Inc.M: 508-397-0131 email@example.com SOURCE Sanbolic, Inc.