The companies this week announced the signing of an alliance that expands the Fujitsu Technology Solutions portfolio of open systems storage offerings to include EMC's Symmetrix(R) Enterprise Storage systems and software. The EMC solutions will be resold throughout North America with Fujitsu Technology Solutions' SPARC(R) compliant, Solaris(R) compatible PRIMEPOWER servers.
"Our heritage of three decades of data center expertise gives us the unique capability to build solutions that can manage the exploding amounts of mission-critical data in the e-business economy," said Steve Weller, executive vice president and COO, Fujitsu Technology Solutions. "Our alliance with EMC underscores our commitment to deliver complete computing solutions and cutting-edge technology to enterprises, where reliability, 24/7 availability, and scalability are essential and any downtime can impact top-line revenues by millions of dollars."
"The combined expertise of EMC and Fujitsu Technology Solutions helps meet our mutual customers' critical requirements by ensuring that their information is protected and readily available," said Todd Gresham, vice president of OEM and Reseller Sales at EMC. "Symmetrix and the full range of EMC's information management, protection and sharing software, combined with PRIMEPOWER servers, provides a comprehensive and powerful Solaris based solution for e-business and other critical enterprise applications."