Spectra Logic Introduces Leasing Program for Financial Flexibility and Cash Conservation

BOULDER, Colo.—January 26, 2009 – In response to customer demand for flexible financing options for long-term storage investments, Spectra Logic is introducing Spectra Logic Financial Services, a leasing program to assist customers with limited budgets or uncertain data growth projections.  IT organizations can now maintain an agility that keeps pace with the technology curve, gain the most from their current technology assets, and utilize a limited amount of budgetary resources—all at the same time. Read More


Community Food Share to Supply Five Million Meals to Local Residents

Spectra Logic Supports CFS’s Goal to Provide Meals to Boulder and Broomfield Residents

BOULDER, Colo.—December 11, 2008 – Community Food Share (CFS) efficiently delivers more than four million nutritionally balanced meals each year to food-insecure Boulder and Broomfield county residents through distribution by more than 60 member agencies. The local non-profit is able to convert a single dollar into four meals for children and families in the area. Community Food Share’s 2008 goal is to supply five million meals in 2008—up from the 4.5 million distributed in 2007. Read More


Silicon Graphics Standardizes on Spectra Logic Tape Libraries

AUSTIN, Texas—SC2008—November 19, 2008Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, and Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI) (NASDAQ: SGIC) announced today that Silicon Graphics has selected Spectra Logic as its tape library vendor. Due to a mutual focus on high-performance computing (HPC) and shared expertise in managing enterprise data sets, Silicon Graphics will exclusively resell Spectra Logic tape libraries. Read More


Spectra Logic CEO Dispels the Myths Around Disk and Tape at SNW Fall

Nathan Thompson Presents on Storage Market Issues and Brings New Light to Old Adages

BOULDER, Colo.—October 7, 2008 – Spectra Logic’s chief executive officer, Nathan C. Thompson, joins a prestigious speaker roster next week at Storage Networking World (SNW) Fall 2008, to be hosted at the Gaylord Texan in Dallas. Thompson’s presentation on the crossroad between disk and tape offers an objective exploration of both media in a "Mythbusters" format. Read More


Spectra Logic Systems Engineer Earns SNIA Expert Certification and Revises Exams

William Roming Joins Elite Group of 120 Worldwide Storage Network Experts
 
BOULDER, Colo.—September 5, 2008 – Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, today announced that a key member of the sales engineering group, William Roming, has earned the highest storage networking industry credential by passing all three Storage Networking Industry Association exams with high scores PLUS Cicso’s CCNP thus achieving credentials in SNIA’s Industry Certification Partner exams. Roming is now a SNIA Certified Storage Networking Expert (SCSN-E), and joins a select group of 120 storage networking professionals worldwide to create and revise new versions of the SNIA examinations.
 
"Will is a great example of a SNIA expert,  who is well-rounded in his skill set and is able to coach others along the way, and was selected because of his expertise in storage networking and certification achievements in the industry," said Jeanne Douglass, SNIA’s Education Program Manager. "Will is a great asset to SNIA program development and has been a stellar SNIA volunteer thanks to Spectra Logic. Due to Will’s efforts as part of the team, SNIA was able to accomplish its goals to revise the exams." Read More


Spectra Logic Extends More Enterprise-Class Features to SMEs

New T50e has Dual Port FC Drives, Encryption, Seamless Growth Path, Media Lifecycle Management

BOULDER, Colo.—August 4, 2008–Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, brings enterprise-class features to SMEs with the new version of the Spectra T50 tape library, the Spectra® T50e. The new T50e builds on the solid foundation of features offered in the previous generation, such as LTO-4 encryption with key management and the operational simplicity of Spectra’s BlueScale™ environment.  The 80 TB, 4U library is easy to use and integrate, and comes standard fully loaded with new enterprise features, which are all new to the SME library space. Read More


Spectra Logic Product Named in CRN Emerging Technologies Vendor Award Program for Second Consecutive Year

Spectra Logic’s Media Lifecycle Management Software Sets It Apart from the Competition in 2008

BOULDER, Colo.—July 1, 2008 – Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, has been named in CRN’s Emerging Technologies Vendor Awards program for the second year in a row.  CRN’s editorial staff honors companies that offer technologies based on far superior technology, more robust margins and uncompromising technical support. 60 percent, or 69,000 of CRN’s subscribers plan to add an emerging vendor to their portfolio this year. Read More


Spectra Logic Adds Falconstor Virtual Tape Library and Deduplication to nTier Disk Products

Partnership Adds Deduplication and VTL with Replication Offering Seamless Tie to Tape

CHICAGO—STORAGE DECISIONS CONFERENCE—May 13, 2008 – Spectra Logic, the data storage innovator, has signed a joint partnership agreement with FalconStor Software Inc., where Spectra will integrate FalconStor® Virtual Tape Library and  deduplication software on its nTier Intelligent Secondary Storage (ISS) appliances. The bundled solution eliminates storage of redundant data on the nTier disk backup target while maintaining integration with the tape archive solution. Spectra Logic pre-configures and optimizes the nTier Deduplication feature to ensure it arrives ready to deploy, saving customers’ hours of installation and configuration time. Read More