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2010-05-26 07:00:00

SEATTLE, May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that Mount Sinai School of Medicine's Genomics Institute and Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS as the primary repository for its next-generation DNA sequencing and analysis workflow. Using the Isilon IQ X-Series, Mount Sinai has unified its Illumina genome sequencers and analysis applications onto a single, shared storage repository,...

2010-05-18 06:00:00

SEATTLE, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that StrataScale, Inc. has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS to power its new Private Cloud service, offering organizations a responsive, reliable and secure cloud computing platform utilizing dedicated physical resources. Using Isilon IQ, featuring its OneFS® operating system, StrataScale has unified its hypervisor-based Private Cloud onto a single high performance,...

2010-05-13 06:00:00

SEATTLE, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that the University of Lubeck has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS as its primary storage repository, unifying the German university's file-based applications onto a single, shared file system. Using the Isilon IQ X-Series, the University of Lubeck has created a central storage solution for all its medical and scientific departments, accelerating data access for researchers, faculty and...

2010-05-07 06:00:00

SEATTLE, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that Prologue, a leading visual effects and graphic design studio, has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS as the primary storage repository for all of its file-based data, including post-production on Hollywood blockbusters including Iron Man 2, Sherlock Holmes and the upcoming Julie Taymor's The Tempest and Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life. Using Isilon's X-Series, Prologue has unified...

2010-04-27 06:01:00

SEATTLE, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that the Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI) at Shenzhen has deployed more than one petabyte (PB) of Isilon scale-out NAS to power one of the world's largest DNA sequencing environments. Working with one of China's leading IT integrators, United Electronics Co., Ltd., BGI is using Isilon's X-Series, featuring its OneFS® operating system, to unify more than 100...

2010-04-21 06:00:00

SEATTLE, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that the National Center for Genome Resources (NCGR) has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS to power its full range of next-generation genome sequencing research services. By combining Isilon's X-Series, Backup Accelerator and CommVault's Simpana backup software, NCGR has unified eight Illumina Genome Analyzers onto a highly reliable, central storage resource, accelerating...

2010-04-13 06:05:00

SEATTLE, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that Thought Equity Motion, Inc., the world leader in digitizing, delivering and monetizing high-quality video content, has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS to power its rendition generation workflow, accelerating the transcoding of up to 200,000 files per week. With Isilon IQ, featuring its OneFS® operating system, Thought Equity Motion has unified its transition,...

2010-04-09 06:00:00

SEATTLE, April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that Ireland's National Education and Research Network, HEAnet, has deployed Isilon scale-out NAS to centralize a wide breadth of Internet services, including multimedia delivery, data backup and hosting, for Ireland's universities, institutes of technology, and research and educational communities. Using Isilon IQ, HEAnet has unified massive repositories of academic information,...

2010-04-08 06:00:00

SEATTLE, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that it has joined with Front Porch Digital, the global leader in content storage management, to deliver a unified content management solution for every stage of the digital media workflow including, ingest, transcoding, encoding, editing and archive. By combining Isilon scale-out NAS with Front Porch Digital's DIVArchive CSM solution, broadcasters can unify their digital media onto...

2010-04-02 07:00:00

SEATTLE, April 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isilon® Systems (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that JCA.tv, a leading service provider to the UK film and television industry, is using Isilon scale-out NAS to power its range of digital asset management services for clients including BBC Worldwide, NBC Universal and many other leading media companies. Using Isilon IQ, JCA.tv has unified its transcoding, encoding, metadata management and digital distribution operations onto a...


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