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DataCore CEO to Speak at SNW Spring 2013 Virtualization Panel on the Role of the Storage Hypervisor and How it Transforms Storage Economics

George Teixeira on Panel to Highlight Performance, Cost Savings and Flexibility of Hardware-independent Storage Hypervisor Software – Detailing  Latest Innovations, Benefits and Customer Use Cases

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – March 26, 2013 –
DataCore Software’s President and CEO, George Teixeira, has been invited to participate in a panel discussion at SNW Spring 2013 on the storage hypervisor. With trends such as software-defined storage and managing Flash-based technologies and tiers of storage for business-critical application performance the subject of industry discussion, the panel will provide an overview on the role of the storage hypervisor, benefits, different approaches, current realities and its future, including its ability to transform the economics of storage.

Mark Peters, senior analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group will moderate a handpicked panel of experts, industry pioneers and executives from VMware, Hitachi Data Systems, IBM and DataCore. The SNW session – “Analyst Perspective: The Storage Hypervisor: Myth or Reality?” – will take place on Tuesday, April 2 at 5:00 pm ET at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida, as part of SNW’s Virtualization Track.

DataCore Software is the storage hypervisor leader and premier provider of
storage virtualization software. A storage industry veteran, Teixeira co-founded the company and has served as president and CEO since 1998.

Introduced in June 2012,
DataCore’s SANsymphony™-V 9.0 – “the Storage Hypervisor for the cloud” –transformed the economics of virtualization for organizations of all sizes worldwide by delivering flexibility, performance, value and scale, regardless of the storage hardware used. Recently, in February 2013, DataCore unveiled its latest version of SANsymphony-V, providing expanding enterprise IT environments, virtualized applications and hybrid clouds extended scalability, added performance optimization and greater cost savings courtesy of robust, new configurability choices.

SNW is the world’s largest independently produced conference series focused on the evolution of architecture for a new world of Big Data and business agility. Produced by
Computerworld – and co-owned by Computerworld and the Storage Networking Industry Association – SNW remains unbiased and vendor agnostic. SNW provides a forum of open thought leadership and practical education that defines the spectrum of storage, data and infrastructure solutions available to a highly qualified audience of enterprise technology decision-makers. 
  • Who: George Teixeira, President and CEO, DataCore Software
  • What: Panel Discussion: “Analyst Perspective: The Storage Hypervisor: Myth or Reality?”
  • When: Tuesday, April 2 at 5:00 pm EDT
  • Where: SNW Spring 2013, Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, Florida

About DataCore Software

DataCore Software develops storage virtualization software for high availability, fast performance and maximum utilization from storage in virtual and physical IT environments. DataCore SANsymphony™-V storage hypervisor is a comprehensive, hardware-independent solution that fundamentally changes the economics of provisioning, replicating and protecting storage in large enterprises and small to midsize businesses. For additional information, visit the DataCore website at or call (877) 780-5111.


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