Kovarus Solutions Lab Opens to Remote Access Customers

Existing and Prospective Customers Can Now Evaluate Cutting-Edge Virtualization, Storage and Networking Solutions Online Before They Buy

Mar 08, 2010, 08:00 ET from Kovarus, Inc.

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Kovarus, Inc., a premier technology consulting firm specializing in data center design, implementation, and optimization, today announced remote access to the Kovarus Solutions Lab, a state-of-the-art facility where IT professionals can test and evaluate applications for virtualization technology. The Kovarus Solutions Lab, which opened in April 2009, unites Kovarus' data center design, implementation, and optimization expertise with industry leading technology from EMC, VMware, Cisco, Juniper, and other technology vendors.

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"In today's challenged economy, the Kovarus Solutions Lab has been incredibly successful in providing a space where IT professionals can thoroughly evaluate potential technology solutions before making sizeable investments," said Steve Rogers, chief technology officer at Kovarus. "In order to accommodate the growing interest in the Lab, we are now extending the opportunity to people who otherwise can't physically visit us in South San Francisco due to time or budget constraints."

As an EMC Authorized Services Network (ASN) partner, a Premier VMware Authorized Consultant (VAC) partner, a Cisco Data Center Advanced Technology Partner (ATP), and a Juniper Elite Partner, Kovarus has deep technical knowledge to help customers get the most value out of their multivendor IT infrastructure. The Kovarus Solutions Lab showcases a number of demos, available both in-person and remotely, including:

  • MS Exchange Business Continuity
  • Optimized Backup solutions for Virtualized Infrastructure
  • SQL 2005 Disaster Recovery using VMware SRM
  • Basic IP Overview and Functionality
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Rapid Deployment

"We would highly recommend that other companies seeking data center solutions visit the Kovarus Solutions Lab before making an investment," said Stephanie Sheridan, director of technology at E-Myth Worldwide. "The Kovarus experts walked us through every step of the evaluation as we sought to consolidate our existing servers onto one storage array environment. The Kovarus remote access demo provided us with an unparalleled opportunity to test drive hardware and software from multiple vendors and create a customized solution aimed at maximizing ROI potential for our unique environment."

For more information on the Kovarus Solutions Lab please visit http://www.kovarus.com or call (650) 392-7848.

About Kovarus

Kovarus, Inc., is a premier technology consulting firm, specializing in data center design, implementation, and optimization. With its extensive integrated expertise and proven methodologies, Kovarus helps companies align IT with strategic business goals and maximize their return on technology investments. Kovarus' unique ability to converge virtualization, storage, and networking technologies gives its clients a distinct operational advantage, enabling them to improve the efficiency, performance, and agility of service delivery. More information on Kovarus is available at www.kovarus.com or 650-392-7848.

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