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Lighthouse Computer Services Joins Actifio Partner Program

Premier Technology Integration and Maintenance Service Expert to Offer Actifio Data Management Virtualization Software

Lighthouse Computer Services Wednesday announced that it has joined the Actifio Partner Program as an Actifio reseller. As an Actifio partner, Lighthouse Computer Services will offer the Actifio software suite of Data Management Virtualization (DMV) solutions for its customers looking to reduce the cost and complexity of data protection, disaster recovery and business continuity in both physical and virtual infrastructures.

"Organizations are now rapidly embracing the virtualized infrastructure for its ability to improve scalability and lower costs, yet the data itself often remains in separate silos preventing the full realization of the value of virtualization," said Michael Adams, storage practice leader, Lighthouse Computer Services. "The Actifio product suite gives us a powerful solution to eliminate these technology silos so companies can see dramatic cost savings and ease of management in data protection, disaster recovery and business continuity. Lighthouse Computer Services is pleased to become a reseller for the Actifio DMV suite of solutions."

"Lighthouse Computer Services is an expert service provider with strong knowledge in the technology needs of today's virtual enterprises," said Ash Ashutosh, CEO, Actifio. "Actifio is pleased to partner with them to support the Data Management Virtualization needs of their growing list of customers."

Designed to help drive revenue quickly in a high-demand market, the Actifio Partner Program provides access to extensive data management virtualization technology training, marketing and customer support programs. The partner program also delivers a comprehensive partner platform for a range of marketing programs designed to drive long term partner success through innovative marketing and financial incentives.

About Actifio Data Management Virtualization

Actifio's Data Management Virtualization solution combines single SLA, VirtualData Pipeline and Storage virtualization technologies to deliver seamlessly managed data protection, disaster recovery and business continuity solutions that are optimized for bandwidth, capacity and performance. Solutions based on this technology co-exist with other data management applications ensuring investment protection and seamless migration when user deems appropriate. The Actifio software suite consists of Actifio DP, for data protection, Actifio DR, for disaster recovery and Actifio BC, for business continuity. Built on Actifio's VirtualData Pipeline (VDP) technology, these solutions are the first of a series of data management applications, offering radical simplicity, unprecedented agility, and up to an order of magnitude lower cost. For more information, please visit: http://www.actifio.com.

About Lighthouse Computer Services

Lighthouse Computer Services, a 110-employee firm, is one of R.I.'s fastest-growing technology companies. Founded in 1995, the company now provides technology products and services to more than 450 midsize to large enterprises throughout the Northeast. Today, Lighthouse offers consulting, integration and maintenance services on the latest hardware and software technologies available, including those from IBM, NetApp, VMware, Microsoft and more. Lighthouse placed number 268 in VARBusiness 2009 ranking of the top 500 IT solution provider firms in the U.S. Lighthouse is also winner of IBM's 2009 Beacon Award for Outstanding Service Management Tivoli Solution; 2009 Tivoli Business Partner Innovation Award; 2008 IBM Business Partner Excellence Award for North America; IBM's 2007 Award for Best Compliance Solution; and IBM's 2006 Beacon Award for Overall Technical Excellence in a Business Partner. For more information about the company, please visit www.LighthouseCS.com.

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