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Zurich Genomics Center Opts for StoreAge SAN

NEW YORK, March 18 (GenomeWeb News) - Storage-area network provider StoreAge Networking Technologies said last week that the Functional Genomics Center Zurich is using its StoreAge Storage Virtualization Manager SAN storage-management system.


The deployment was led by ABC Systems, StoreAge's distributor in Switzerland.


FGCZ's SAN now includes IBM xSeries file, database, and backup servers in a Microsoft Windows environment and different classes of storage systems.


Financial terms of the agreement were not provided.

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