Cloud Computing: Condusiv To Release Server I/O Acceleration Tech

April 21, 2013 Off By Hoofer

Grazed from CRN.  Author: Joseph F. Kovar.

Condusiv Technologies is expanding its performance-optimization software line with a new version specifically targeting the I/O performance in physical IT infrastructures running Microsoft (NSDQ:MSFT) applications.  Condusiv next week plans to release its V-locity Server optimization software, a new application designed to increase the performance of I/O-intensive applications like Microsoft’s SQL Server and Exchange running on physical servers, said Jerry Baldwin, CEO of the Burbank, Calif.-based vendor.

V-locity Server is a follow-on from Condusiv’s previous I/O accelerator, the V-locity VM, which was targeted at virtualized environments, Baldwin said. It also takes advantage of the company’s Diskeeper software for optimizing file read and write at the Windows level, he said…

"When we looked at our Diskeeper market, we found customers were virtualizing their environments, so we brought out the V-locity VM," he said. "Now customers are putting more heavy workloads like Exchange and SQL on their server environments. So we combined caching technology from our OEM business with our commercial storage optimization technology rooted in Diskeeper, and than added additional technology to develop V-locity Server."…

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