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EMC to Offer Syncplicity with Atmos and Isilon

It’s supposed to increase productivity, flexibility and ease of management, and reduce compliance risks

EMC said Tuesday that it means to offer its cloud-based online file-sharing service Syncplicity, acquired last May, with its Isilon and Atmos widgetry so customers can store files as in the cloud as well as on-premise.

The stuff's in beta.

It's supposed to increase productivity, flexibility and ease of management, and reduce compliance risks.

"The combination of Syncplicity and the Atmos cloud storage platform delivers a highly automated, enterprise-grade file-sharing capability, where policies and performance follow data wherever it's accessed or shared without sacrificing security or control," VP of marketing for EMC's Advanced Storage Division Chris Ratcliffe said in a statement.

"As corporate users increasingly demand more mobility and access to files from multiple devices, EMC gives enterprises the tools they need to deliver new levels of productivity to their users."

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