Iomega StorCenter NAS Compatible With Backup Exec 2010
EMC company's Iomega Corporation announced compatibility for the
Iomega StorCenter ix and px series of network storage
products with Symantec Backup Exec 2010 as well as Hardware Compatibility
Listing (HCL) status for compatible products.
"With Symantec as one
of the leaders in data protection, Iomega is demonstrating our commitment and
leadership to small and medium businesses with compatible, reliable and cost
effective network storage for Symantec backup and recovery," said Jonathan
Huberman, president of the Iomega Corporation.
Amit Walia, vice
president of product management for Backup Exec, Symantec, said: "It's
extremely important to Symantec to have the leading SMB storage providers
qualified with Backup Exec. The Iomega partnership means that our customers have
more choices for industry-leading network storage targets in their backup
With HCL listing, Iomega StorCenter network storage
products are identified as compatible disk targets for Backup Exec software.
Iomega products can be connected to Backup Exec via CIFS or iSCSI protocols, and
have been tested as Basic B2D (Backup-to-Disk) targets and validated with
Symantec Granular Restore (GRT) technology.
Network Storage Devices
Iomega network storage products include the
double-drive desktop Iomega StorCenter ix2-200 Cloud Edition NAS unit, which
ships with up to 6TB of networked storage capacity; the four-drive desktop
Iomega StorCenter ix4-200d Cloud Edition, with up to 12TB of storage capacity;
and the new four- and six-drive desktop
Iomega StorCenter px4-300d and px6-300d models, available in
diskless configurations, partially populated and up to 18TB of storage,
including SSD capabilities for high I/O performance. There are also rackmount
StorCenter ix and px series models that offer up to 36TB of storage capacity.
All of Iomega's StorCenter NAS devices utilize the EMC LifeLine software, a
Linux operating environment that incorporates EMC's storage and security
technologies typically available only for enterprise-level customers.
Iomega StorCenter NAS devices carry a three-year warranty with registration.