2015 Stratus Award Names Spectra Logic Private Cloud Provider of the Year

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BOULDER, Colo.—July 23, 2015—Spectra Logic today announced that it has been named the winner of the 2015 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing in the Private Cloud Provider of the Year category, by the Business Intelligence Group.

The crowd-sourced industry awards program recognizes companies, executives, and their services whose innovative approaches are helping to accelerate the development and adoption of the cloud in consumer and business markets.

“Spectra Logic is proud to announce that we have been awarded Private Cloud Provider of the Year,” said Spectra Logic Chief Technology Officer, Matt Starr. “Our commitment is to preserve forever the digital assets of the universe, and our BlackPearlTM Deep Storage Gateway is leading the way in shifting how organizations manage exponential data growth and long-term data retention.”

Spectra BlackPearl Deep Storage Gateway functionality provides a new approach that enables the use of web interfaces combined with object storage to send large amounts of data to multiple storage domains, including disk and tape. BlackPearl allows users to create their own private cloud using disk, tape or a combination of the two, without the downfalls of a public cloud. It’s a streamlined approach to cloud, content, archive and object storage for pennies per GB.

“We are so proud that our judges awarded Spectra Logic with a 2015 Stratus Award,” said Russ Fordyce, Managing Director of the Business Intelligence Group. “It is clear that their performance and innovation has accelerated the adoption of the cloud. Congratulations to the entire team.”

About Spectra Logic Corporation
Spectra Logic develops deep storage solutions that solve the problem of long term storage for business and technology professionals dealing with exponential data growth. Dedicated solely to storage innovation for more than 35 years, Spectra Logic’s   uncompromising product and customer focus is proven by the largest information users in multiple vertical markets globally. Spectra enables affordable, multi-decade data storage and access by creating new methods of managing information in all forms of deep storage—including archive, backup, cold storage, cloud and private cloud. Visit www.SpectraLogic.com.


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