Dot Hill Systems Corp.
Dot Hill Systems Corp. is a provider of software and hardware storage systems for the entry and midrange storage markets. The company operates its business through two reportable segments: Storage Systems and Standalone Storage Software. The Storage Systems segment AssuredSAN product offers a flexible, broad line of networked data storage solutions composed of standards-based hardware and embedded software for open systems environments, including Fiber Channel, Internet Small Computer Systems Interface and Serial Attached SCSI. This segments products and services are sold worldwide to facilitate server and storage area network, SAN, storage implementations, primarily through OEMs, and supplemented by system integrators, SIs, distributors and value added resellers and VARs. It consist of integrated hardware, firmware and software products employing a modular system that allows end-users to add various protocol, performance and data protection schemes. The Standalone Storage Software segment consists of the business acquired from Cloverleaf and the intellectual property assets purchased from Ciprico. This segment offers AssuredUVS storage appliances, which includes Simplified Unified Storage Management, Storage Virtualization, Business Continuity and Scaling and Maximizing. The Simplified Unified Storage Management provides the ability to create and manage virtual volumes for block SAN and file NAS storage with complete storage ecosystem management using a unified set of management tools. The Storage Virtualization provides a full set of virtualization tools for volume management, thin provisioning, snapshots, replication, and tiered storage across a set of heterogeneous storage arrays. Dot Hill Systems products are used by equipment providers, common carriers, advanced technology and telecommunications companies as well as government agencies. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Longmont, CO.