|Series B, 11/05 |
Insight Venture Partners
PlateSpin, Ltd. provides a suite of solutions to help enterprises to adopt and manage their use of server virtualization in the data center. It offers Spin Forge, a recovery hardware appliance that provides protection for server workloads out of the box; PowerConvert, which configures and optimizes the data center by streaming workloads over the network between physical servers, blade infrastructures, virtual hosts, and image and backup archives; PowerStore, an approach to workload lifecycle management; and PowerRecon, an infrastructure solution for areas of virtual infrastructure management. The companyâ€™s solutions include server consolidation, disaster recovery, hardware migration, data center relocation, server provisioning, virtual infrastructure management, blade, maintenance integrity, test lab automation, and OS portability. The company was founded in 1999 as Platespin, Inc. and changed its name to PlateSpin, Ltd. in 2003. PlateSpin, Ltd. is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. As of March 26, 2008, PlateSpin Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of Novell Inc.