http://searchstorage.techtarget.com/generic/0,295582,sid5_gci1525938,00.html Storage management tools: 2010 Products of the Year finalists Jan 2011 | Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com Contributors Here are the eight finalists in the storage management tools category in Storage magazine's and SearchStorage.com's 2010 Products of the Year competition. The category covers storage resource management (SRM) and SAN management software, performance monitoring, file systems, volume management, virtualization software and security software. Finalists are listed below.
DataCore Software Corp. SANsymphony 7.0 DataCore SANsymphony 7.0 storage virtualization software adds non-stop high availability (HA) to let users do maintenance, upgrades and expansion, and address system failures without disrupting applications. Also new are support for Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), "advanced site recovery' (ASR) to enable IT shops to fail over physical and virtual servers to multiple remote and branch offices, and efficient space reclamation for thinly provisioned storage. Balesio AG FILEminimizer Server balesio FILEminimizer Server Gluster Inc. GlusterFS 3.1 GlusterFS 3.1 Nasuni Corp. Nasuni Filer 2.0 Nasuni Filer 2.0 Nexenta Systems Inc. NexentaStor 3.0 NexentaStor 3.0 Quantum Corp. StorNext 4.0 StorNext 4.0 Quest Software Inc. vFoglight Storage 1.0 vFoglight Storage 1.0 Rackspace Hosting Inc. Cloud Files Rackspace Hosting Cloud Files