Permabit Announces New Academic License for Researchers

Provides Exclusive Access to Albireo SDK for Development of Next-generation Storage Technologies

CAMBRIDGE, Mass – June 5, 2012 – Permabit Technology Corporation, a recognized leader in data efficiency technology, today announced availability of the new academic license for the Albireo Software Development Kit (SDK) to researchers affiliated with educational institutions. Albireo provides a massively scalable, high performance duplicate advisory service, a crucial and complex component for modern data optimization solutions. The ready availability of the Albireo SDK frees researcher time to focus on other challenges around the scalability, efficiency and performance of storage technology.

The academic license for the Albireo SDK provides full access to the Albireo software library, API documentation, code samples, and application notes for integration with primary, archive, and backup storage solutions. The included integration guide provides invaluable technical advice to ensure rapid and seamless integration with existing projects.

“We are providing access to the industry’s leading data optimization solution to promote and support further research and education. We are excited to hear the feedback and see what researchers will be able to accomplish,” said Jered Floyd, CTO and Founder of Permabit.

Researchers interested in the program can download and complete the license application available at:

About Permabit

Permabit is a recognized leader in data efficiency technology, enabling OEMs to leverage their R&D investment, increase margin, accelerate time to market and achieve competitive advantage. Permabit Albireo software massively improves performance and efficiency of data creation, transmission and storage. Solutions built with Albireo are being delivered by leading hardware, software and service providers. Our partners include Hitachi Data Systems (HDS), LSI, and StoneFly. Permabit was founded in 2000 by a technical and business team from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. For more information, visit:

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