StorageTek

StorageTek

(Storage Technology Corporation, Louisville, CO) Acquired by Sun in 2005, StorageTek had been a leading provider of disk and tape storage solutions and services that was founded in 1969. Its first products were open reel tape drives for IBM mainframes, and subsequent offerings included DLT, SDLT, LTO and 3480-based drives and libraries.

The Powderhorn library, which held up to 3,600 terabytes of data in 3480/3490 and StorageTek cartridges, was famous for being the largest nearline storage device in the world. A large part of StorageTek's business came from storage networking components, virtual storage technologies and professional services and maintenance.
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a developer of mainframe connectivity products, and StorageTek, a provider of enterprise information lifecycle management, today announced Luminex's Virtual/BLUE 3990 control unit has been certified interoperable with StorageTek FlexLine online storage systems for native mainframe direct access storage device (DASD) connectivity.
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Arsenal's Fully Managed, Offsite Backup and Restore Service Will Help StorageTek Meet the Demand for Business Continuity and Regulatory Compliance Solutions
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For the past three years, IBM has captured 86% of the installed base of "virtual disk" customers through an OEM agreement with StorageTek, according to materials provided by StorageTek.
NYSE:STK)), the leading provider of enterprise information lifecycle management, today announced Luminex's Virtual/BLUE(TM) 3990 control unit has been certified interoperable with StorageTek FlexLine(TM) online storage systems for native mainframe direct access storage device (DASD) connectivity.
We look forward to working with StorageTek to offer our customers new releases of our MAS and zDASD products that will firmly position Bus-Tech as a comprehensive enterprise storage solution," said Al Brandt, vice president of operations for Bus-Tech, Inc.
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the leading provider of service parts management solutions, announced today that StorageTek has implemented the Servigistics solution to align its global organization on a single platform, optimize its inventory investment and manage overall performance at all levels of the business.
Kasten Chase (TSX:KCA) and StorageTek(R) (Storage Technology Corporation, (NYSE:STK), the leading provider of enterprise information lifecycle management, have jointly announced certification(1) of Assurency(R) SecureData Solution with StorageTek L-Series(TM) tape libraries.
TORONTO -- Kasten Chase (TSX:KCA), a provider of enterprise-class solutions for secure information management, announced today that it has signed a reseller agreement with StorageTek Canada, a market leader in innovative storage solutions and information lifecycle management strategies.
Today's broadcast and postproduction enterprises require high performance, reliable storage management solutions to help them archive and protect their ever growing digital content repositories," said Bob Koecheler, StorageTek vice president, global partners and alliances.