Permabit Receives Info Security Products Guide’s Global Excellence Award 2012

Albireo Data Optimization Software Selected a Winner in Storage & Archiving

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.March 5, 2012Permabit Technology Corporation, a recognized leader in data efficiency technology, today announced the recognition of Albireo Data Optimization Software as the winner of Info Security Products Guide’s 2012 Global Excellence Awards in the storage and archiving category. This award recognizes innovative IT vendors and products with leading solutions that are setting new standards in technology.

Permabit Albireo is the industry’s first purpose-built OEM data deduplication software designed to meet the needs of hardware, software, and service providers who wish to expand their existing solutions without negatively impacting differentiating capabilities or reducing performance.  Albireo is the result of more than a decade of development and includes 27 patented technologies including data deduplication, cloud storage, data protection and archive.

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“Innovation has always been the driving force behind Permabit and will continue to drive us to provide technology solutions that address market needs,” says Tom Cook, CEO and President of Permabit. “The continued recognition of our Albireo Data Optimization Software by leading and respected influencers, such as Info Security Products Guide, highlights Permabit’s commitment to providing our partners with leading technology.”

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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