Fujitsu and FalconStor Software form global virtualisation partnership

Fujitsu to offer migration services to encourage customers to take advantage of new relationship

Fujitsu and FalconStor Software have announced a global partnership for software and storage hardware.

The partnership will see FalconStor Network Storage Service storage virtualisation and management software added to Fujitsu’s existing storage solutions – specifically, the Fujitsu PRIMARY servers.

FalconStor has been certified for all Fujitsu storage systems.

The partnership is on a global level, and as part of the partnerhip, Fujitsu will over customers data migration services.

In a release, senior vice-president of the Storage Systems Unit, Hitoshi Matsushima, said, “This new agreement with FalconStor provides Fujitsu with an important technology that will help our customers in every part of the world.

“It complements the capabilities of Eternus DX disk storage systems and greatly simplifies the data migration process for those customers moving to Fujitsu’s state-of-the-art storage arrays.”