ITIS Services LLC announced that it has been selected by Hitachi Data Systems to receive a Hitachi Freedom Storage(TM) Lightning 9900(TM) Series system for its Solutions Center at its headquarters in South Norwalk, Conn. ITIS Services' Solution Centers are premier storage networking interoperability labs, designed for testing and demonstrating SAN and NAS hardware and software.
"We recognize that ITIS Services is an experienced leader in the storage industry," said Tom Valiante, vice president of indirect sales at Hitachi Data Systems. "By placing our Lightning 9900 in their Solution Center to test appliance software, we acknowledge that ITIS' customers will have access to a qualified location providing hands-on demonstrations of our storage technology, along with the latest appliances."
"The 9900 is a great addition to our Solution Center," said William Tilt, executive vice president of business development at ITIS Services. "Testing the appliance software on Hitachi's latest architecture will allow us to demonstrate not only the benefits of this software, but the significant performance characteristics of Hitachi's superior technology."