ParaScale to Speak at SNW Fall 2009 on Cloud Storage and Global Namespaces

Cupertino, California (PressExposure) October 06, 2009 -- ParaScale, Inc., a startup company developing cloud storage solutions, today announced that Matthew Geddes, member of technical staff, will speak to attendees of Storage Networking World (SNW) Fall 2009 about distributed file systems and global namespaces on Wednesday, October 14,, 2009 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge, Phoenix, AZ.

Entitled “Global Namespaces for Summer,” Mr. Geddes’ 45 minute presentation will assert that distributed file systems and global namespaces are becoming a common genus in the enterprise ecology. Using the Microsoft DFS species as an example, this session will explore the generic concepts behind these creatures and dissect the DFS species to help attendees understand some of the specifics. Attendees will obtain a solid understanding of the distributed file systems and global namespaces from a high-level perspective. They will gain an appreciation for the important and relevant exchanges in the DFS protocol specifically, and how this relates to the enterprise. Additionally, Mr. Geddes’ will present several generic use cases for distributed file systems.

Mr. Geddes has been involved with CIFS and related protocols for over a decade and in a variety of capacities. In addition to development on CIFS and DFS implementations, he has also spent time in the trenches as a systems and network administrator.

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About ParaScale

ParaScale is headquartered in Silicon Valley and is focused on addressing the exploding bulk storage requirements for unstructured data including digital content and archival data. By combining ParaScale software and buyer-selected standard servers, service providers can build different types of public clouds and offer a variety of cloud storage services, while enterprises can start small and build their own internal storage clouds within their own network. For more information visit,

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