Anixter named as Iomega’s new distribution partner

Companies to bring Iomega network storage products into SMB and distributed enterprise video surveillance market


ORLANDO, September 19, 2011 – Iomega Corporation, an EMC company and a leading innovator in data storage solutions for small and medium businesses (SMBs), today announced the addition of a new U.S. distribution partner, Anixter, Inc., a market leader within the video surveillance/security vertical.

Anixter leverages its technical expertise and sophisticated supply chain management as a value added distributor in support of security integrators, and will now team up with Iomega to bring Iomega’s award-winning StorCenter network storage products into the growing SMB and distributed enterprise video surveillance markets. “We are excited to be working together with Iomega and Axis Communications, two industry leaders in the quickly developing hosted video marketplace,” said Jim Ricker, vice president marketing – Security Solutions at Anixter.

“All of us at Iomega are looking forward to working with Anixter to bring cost-effective Iomega StorCenter network storage devices to SMBs and distributed enterprises,” said Jonathan Huberman, president of Iomega Corporation. “Iomega network storage devices are the network storage of choice in multiple video surveillance storage management solutions coming to market. Anixter has strong relationships with security integrators, which will allow us to accelerate our delivery of dependable and economical hosted local and cloud video surveillance with Iomega network storage products.”

At the security industry’s premier tradeshow, ASIS International 2011, taking place this week, Sept. 19-21, at the Orlando County Convention Center, Iomega is displaying multiple video surveillance network storage solutions utilizing Iomega StorCenter network storage devices at its tradeshow booth, #2285.

Iomega StorCenter Network Storage Devices

Iomega network storage products that will be offered in video surveillance network storage solutions include the double-drive desktop Iomega StorCenter ix2-200 Cloud Edition NAS unit, which ships with up to 6TB* of networked storage capacity, the four-drive desktop Iomega StorCenter ix4-200d Cloud Edition, with up to 12TB of storage capacity, and the new four- and six-drive desktop Iomega StorCenter px4-300d and px6-300d models, with up to 18TB of storage. There are also rackmount StorCenter models that offer up to 38TB of storage capacity.

All of Iomega’s StorCenter NAS devices utilize the acclaimed EMC LifeLine software, a fully-developed Linux operating environment compatible with video surveillance management solutions such as the Axis Video Hosting Service (AVHS), jointly developed by Iomega with Axis Communications.

To learn more about Iomega network storage products and video surveillance, please go to www.iomegavideosurveillance.com.

For more information on Iomega's complete line of storage products, including current pricing for all StorCenter models, please go to www.iomega.com.

Iomega StorCenter devices carry a three-year warranty with registration.