|Description||data storage management software|
As of December 8, 2003, Storagenetworks Inc. was acquired by Rocket Software Inc. StorageNetworks, Inc. provides data storage management software and services that help manage storage environment for its customers. It offers managed services, professional services, and software products. Through its managed services, the company manages its customersâ€™ data, both onsite and in third-party hosting center facilities; and through its professional services, it performs various data storage related services, such as the design and implementation of networked storage infrastructures. StorageNetworksâ€™ standalone software product, STORos StorageManager v5.0, is a storage resource management application. Its professional services help enterprise organizations design their primary data storage systems and optimize their existing data storage infrastructures. The company competes with EMC, Computer Associates, VERITAS Software, IBM, Hitachi Data Systems, and Sun Microsystems. In June 2003, the company exited its managed services business. In July 2003, the companyâ€™s Board of Directors adopted a plan of complete liquidation and dissolution. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.