STORServer Named Finalist For Prestigious IBM Tivoli Award, Data Protection Excellence Category

LAS VEGAS (March 12, 2012) – STORServer, the leading provider of proven data backup solutions for the mid-market, today announced it was a finalist for the Data Protection Excellence category for the 5th annual IBM Tivoli Awards.

The IBM Tivoli Awards recognize IBM Business Partners that demonstrate excellence in delivering business value to IBM clients based on their solutions with Tivoli software.

One week earlier, STORServer was also named a finalist in the 12th annual IBM Beacon Awards in the Outstanding Integrated Hardware, Software and Services Innovation category.

STORServer offers a complete suite of enterprise backup appliances, plus software and services for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) customers that solve today’s backup, archive and disaster recovery challenges.

“It’s truly an honor to be named a finalist for two prestigious IBM awards in consecutive weeks,” said Bill Smoldt, president of STORServer. “The STORServer appliance approach to data backup adds a simplified interface and appliance package for the mid-market customer to simplify and automate many of the complex functions of Tivoli Storage Manager without giving up any of the technological features.”