ESVA Storage Systems Are Trusted to Enhance Citrix Virtualization Solutions
TAIPEI, Taiwan, February 22, 2011 – Infortrend® (Public TPE: 2495), the networked storage expert, today announced that selected systems in its ESVA family have been verified as Citrix Ready®. The Citrix Ready program helps customers identify third-party solutions that are recommended to enhance virtualization solutions from Citrix Systems, Inc. The ESVA systems completed a rigorous verification process to ensure compatibility with Citrix XenServer®, providing confidence in joint solution compatibility.
The Citrix Ready program makes it easy for customers to identify complementary products and solutions that can enhance Citrix environments. Customers can be confident that the ESVA systems have successfully passed a series of tests established by Citrix, and can be trusted to work effectively with Citrix XenServer in order to optimize performance of virtualized datacenters.
Infortrend storage systems currently compatible with Citrix XenServer include selected ESVA Fibre-host systems. ESVA is a high-performance SAN solution for mid-range enterprises that meets mission-critical storage demand with advanced hardware designs and comprehensive data services.
“As a member of the Citrix Ready program, we are able to offer customers intelligent solutions that combine our ESVA systems with Citrix XenServer,” said Thomas Kao, director of product planning at Infortrend. “This clearly demonstrates our plans to work closely with trusted partners, through the Citrix Ready partner ecosystem, in order to provide the highest quality experience for our customers.”
For more information, please visit www.infortrend.com.
About the Citrix Ready Program
The Citrix Ready program identifies verified solutions that are trusted to enhance virtualization, networking and cloud computing solutions from Citrix, including Citrix®XenDesktop®, XenApp™, XenServer®, NetScaler® and GoToMeeting®. The Citrix Ready designation is awarded to third party products that have successfully met verification criteria set by Citrix, and gives customers an added confidence in the compatibility of the joint solution offering. The Citrix Ready program leverages industry-leading alliances across the Citrix partner eco-system to meet a wide variety customer needs, and currently incorporates over 2,800 partners who have demonstrated more than 18,000 product verifications. It also includes the Citrix Ready Community Verified program which allows customers to see thousands of products that have been verified by other customers to work in their production environments. The Citrix Ready program received the Alliance Excellence Award from the Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) for creating a strong community through implementation of new, innovative best practices. More information about the Citrix Ready program can be found at www.citrix.com/citrixready. Reach Citrix ready using social media via the Citrix Ready blog site and Twitter.
Founded in 1993, Infortrend Corporation (Public TPE:2495) is a leading provider of high performance networked storage solutions focusing on quality, reliability, choice and value. Fueled by a depth of technological expertise and system level knowledge, Infortrend storage solutions have been widely deployed on a variety of demanding applications by multiple users across commercial and industrial markets. Its core brands include the ESVA, EonStor DS, EonStor, EonNAS product families. For more information, please visit www.infortrend.com