Diskeeper Corporation V-locity 2.0 Achieves VMware Ready Status

Dec 17, 2010, 07:39 ET from Diskeeper Corporation

LONDON, December 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Diskeeper Corporation, innovators of performance and reliability technologies, today announced that its V-locity(R) 2.0, virtual platform disk optimizer, has achieved VMware Ready(TM) status. This designation indicates that V-locity 2.0 has passed a detailed evaluation and testing process managed by VMware and is now listed on the VMware Partner Product Catalogue.

Passing the extensive VMware-specified testing helps ensure that V-locity 2.0 makes best use of VMware technology and is ready for deployment in customer environments.

"We are pleased that V-locity 2.0 qualifies for the VMware Ready(TM) logo, signifying to customers that it has passed specific VMware testing and interoperability criteria and is ready to run in production environments," said Bernie Mills, senior director, alliance programs, VMware.

"Achieving VMware Ready status is a vital step in delivering on our product strategy for virtual environments," stated Gary Quan, Chief Technology Officer for Diskeeper Corporation. "As a long term Elite-level partner in the VMware Technology Alliance Partner program, we're excited that V-locity 2.0 has passed the stringent testing and has been validated as VMware Ready. Diskeeper Corporation is proud to be a VMware Ready solution for virtual disk I/O optimization. Users can have the confidence in deploying V-locity 2.0 to realize the benefits of full virtual efficiency on VMware vSphere(TM) platform."

The VMware Ready program is a VMware co-branding program for qualified partner products and is a benefit of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. With more than 1,600 members worldwide, the VMware TAP program works with best-of-breed technology partners to provide them a comprehensive set of VMware technical and marketing services, support, tools and expertise to deliver enhanced value to joint customers.

Diskeeper Corporation V-locity 2.0 can be found within the online VMware Partner Product Catalogue:

http://alliances.vmware.com/public_html/catalog/ViewProduct.php?Id=a04500

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About Diskeeper Corporation

Innovators in Performance and Reliability Technologies(R): CIOs, IT Managers and System Administrators of Global Fortune 1000 and Forbes 500 enterprises rely on Diskeeper(R) performance software to provide unparalleled performance and reliability to their business laptops, desktops and servers. Diskeeper(R) 2010 includes the breakthrough IntelliWrite(TM) fragmentation prevention technology. V-locity 2.0 virtual platform disk optimizer for VMware and Hyper-V eliminates the barriers to full virtual efficiency and maximum I/O performance on virtual servers. Diskeeper Corporation further provides real-time data protection and real-time data recovery with Undelete(R) data recovery software (http://www.undelete.com). InvisiTasking(R) technology enables any process to run completely invisibly in the background, fully tapping the power of otherwise unused idle resources (http://www.invisitasking.com).

(c) 2010 Diskeeper Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Diskeeper, V-locity, InvisiTasking, IntelliWrite, Undelete, real-time data protection and real-time data recovery and Innovators in Performance and Reliability Technologies are trademarks owned by Diskeeper Corporation. VMware, VMware Ready, VMware vMotion and VMware vSphere are registered trademarks and/or trademarks of VMware, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. The use of the word "partner" or "partnership" does not imply a legal partnership relationship between VMware and any other company. All other trademarks are the properties of their respected owners.

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