StarWind Software, Inc. Announces Co-Branding Agreement with Paragon Software Group

StarWind iSCSI SAN & NAS Is Available as Part of the Paragon Software Group Portfolio in the US

Online PR News – 08-February-2013 – Burlington, MA – February 6, 2013 – StarWind Software Inc., an innovative provider of storage virtualization software and VM backup technology, announced today a strategic sales distribution alliance and co-branding agreement with Paragon Software Group (PSG), a leader in data backup, disaster recovery, and data migration solutions. By the arrangement, marketing, distribution, and sale of StarWind storage virtualization software – StarWind iSCSI SAN & NAS will be provided by Paragon Software Group under the "Paragon StarWind iSCSI SAN & NAS" brand name in the US.

StarWind iSCSI SAN & NAS is a cutting-edge storage virtualization technology that was developed for VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, and Citrix XexServer virtual infrastructures. It delivers everything that is expected from a high-end storage appliance: reliability, great performance, and enterprise-level features, such as: High Availability, Synchronous Data Mirroring, Asynchronous Replication over WAN, Clustered scale-out NAS, Global Deduplication, Thin Provisioning, High Speed Caching, etc., but, at the same time, this solution is also well suited to SMBs and cost-conscious businesses due to its affordable price and cost-effectiveness.

"We are very pleased to enter into a co-branding agreement with Paragon Software Group that has such great authority and worldwide recognition in the data storage market," said Artem Berman, Chief Executive Officer of StarWind Software. "We are confident that this new relationship will provide StarWind with an opportunity to maintain and increase its presence in the United States. Paragon Software Group is a team of professionals with 20 years of experience in the marketplace and we are going to learn a lot from their extensive experience."

"We've leveraged over 20 years of expertise in the storage and data management space and combined that with the proven technology from StarWind Software to bring a truly innovative high availability, enterprise-class storage product to our customer and reseller community," said Tom Fedro, president of Paragon Software Group.