Tarmin Signs Distribution Agreement with Ingram Micro to Cultivate Breakthrough Marketplace - Data Defined Storage
Boston, Mass. and Frankfurt, Germany – October 29, 2013 - Tarmin Inc., a global provider of unstructured data management and storage solutions, today announced it has signed a U.S. distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. Tarmin plans to leverage Ingram Micro to distribute its GridBank solution and build on its leadership in the new market of Data Defined Storage, a revolutionary industry category that is gaining traction among organizations that have outgrown traditional storage methodologies.
“With the explosive growth in data storage requirements, Data Defined Storage represents new opportunities for our channel partners who are well positioned to turn data into a strategic business asset for their customers,” said Bill Brandel, senior director, Advanced Computing Division, Ingram Micro U.S. “We look forward to working together with Tarmin to help our channel partners solve end-user business problems such as managing and protecting big data”
As a distributor of Tarmin GridBank, Ingram Micro is providing its channel partners with a solution that is designed to consolidate unstructured data across desktops, laptops, intelligent portable devices, network file shares, collaboration applications, messaging environments – virtually any semi or unstructured data stores - into a single realm of control to finally unlock the true potential value of enterprise data.
“Data Defined Storage is poised to deliver enormous opportunity to Ingram Micro's channel and across-the-board improvements in how end users scale, secure and derive value from information,” said Shahbaz Ali, President and CEO of Tarmin. “Expanding our market presence will allow us to reach new markets and assist channel partners who are hungry for solutions that overcome the limitations of traditional storage architectures and focus on the value of data as a strategic business enabler.”
Tarmin is paving the way for Data Defined Storage with its GridBank storage and data management solution that focuses on value extracted from unstructured data and the unprecedented advantages it provides to an organization. Tarmin GridBank delivers improved operational efficiency, reduced business risk and nhanced business agility for greater competitive advantage. GridBank provides enterprises with unparalleled capabilities in managing, scaling, and gaining actionable insight from unstructured data by uniting application, information and storage tiers into a single, integrated data centric management architecture.
Tarmin Inc., the leading a pioneer of Data Defined Storage solutions, which unlock the value of data as a strategic business enabler, delivering a massively scalable, transparent and unified approach for consistent data management, storage, retention, security and search across cloud and traditional storage infrastructure. Tarmin’s proprietary GridBank solution empowers organizations to store, control and understand the value of data as a competitive business asset, no matter its size, location or cost by uniting application, information and storage tiers into a single, integrated data centric management architecture.
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