Permabit Technology Corporation Announces OEM Partnership with StoneFly Inc.

StoneFly Partners with Permabit for its Albireo Data Optimization Software

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — January 31, 2012Permabit Technology Corporation, a recognized leader in data efficiency technology, today announced an OEM partnership with StoneFly Inc., a leading maker of high-performance network attached storage, storage area networks, RAID and iSCSI systems.

StoneFly will embed Permabit’s Albireo Data Optimization Software into upcoming technology solutions. StoneFly selected Albireo based on the following key features:

  • Performance – Albireo provides over 400 GB/sec deduplication throughput, resulting in no impact on overall system performance.
  • Efficiency – Data reduction rates achieved are as high as 35X, allowing for the most efficient storage of data.
  • Scalability – Albireo’s petabyte scalability can meet the storage demands of even the largest of deployments.
  • Software Development Kit (SDK) – The flexible and easy-to-use SDK will rapidly reduce the time to market delivering data optimized solutions.

Supporting Quotes:

“Our customers are asking us to deliver solutions that can more cost effectively deal with the data deluge they’re experiencing,” said Mo Tahmasebi, President/CEO of Stonefly Inc. “Data optimization technology, such as deduplication, is what we were looking to add to our offerings and Permabit, with Albireo, delivers exactly what we were looking for allowing us to rapidly increase our time to market.”

“StoneFly is an innovator in iSCSI storage systems. Together with Permabit Albireo, their storage leads the way in efficiency for cloud deployments,” said Tom Cook, president and chief executive officer, Permabit.


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:

About StoneFly, Inc

StoneFly, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, was founded in April 2000 to deliver upon the vision of simple and affordable storage optimization and disaster recovery protection through IP SAN solutions. StoneFly is a business division of Dynamic Network Factory, Inc. (DNF), a leading maker of high-performance network attached storage, storage area networks, RAID and iSCSI systems. For more information on StoneFly, please visit and


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