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SAN JOSE, Calif. – December 15, 2011 – Drobo, makers of award-winning data storage products for businesses and professionals, today announced that its customers have now deployed over 200,000 Drobo storage systems, and that its new Drobo B1200i has garnered both industry awards and new customer momentum. The company also announced thatfor the first time and buoyed by the new B1200iover half of its revenue is attributed to Drobo products designed specifically for business.
“I’d really like to thank our customers and partners,” said Tom Buiocchi, CEO at Drobo. “We are poised to enter 2012 as a vastly improved and transformed company with over half our revenue from business products, exciting new data tiering technology, a breakthrough new platform in the B1200i and fantastic new partnerships.”
Recent achievements and milestones include:
“Our business customers want sophisticated storage services but aren’t willing to pay big enterprise prices,” said Wade Yeaman, CEO of Fluid-Consulting. “Drobo's business products deliver affordable performance that optimizes our remote backup and Recovery as a Service (RaaS) offerings, which have proven to be very popular with our small and medium company customer base. We're very pleased to be a partner in Drobo's continued success.”
Drobo makes award-winning data storage products for small and medium businesses and individual professionals that provide an unprecedented combination of sophisticated data protection and management features, affordable capacity, and ease-of-use. Based on the patented and proven BeyondRAID™ technology, Drobo’s ability to deliver “Big Storage in a Small Box” creates the best storage experience ever for hundreds of thousands of small and medium businesses and individual professionals worldwide, who use it to support their file backup and media archiving, server virtualization and email application needs. To learn more, visit www.drobo.com or follow us on Twitter @drobo.
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Kulesa Faul for Drobo