Atmail Announces Successful Completion of Integration Testing with GlusterFS

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Clustered file system allows Atmail Server and Atmail Webmail to scale to hundreds of petabytes

Atmail, a leading developer of software applications for email messaging and collaboration, today announced the successful completion of integration and interoperability testing of GlusterFS. "We are continually seeking ways to bring new services and reliability to our customers", said Ben Duncan Atmail CEO. "Interoperability with GlusterFS allows customers to have greater scalability and resiliency by running multiple copies of Atmail at the same time. With the Gluster file system, failover, striping, replication, and load balancing for your Atmail servers are a breeze to implement."

GlusterFS is a scalable open source clustered file system that offers a global namespace, distributed front end, and scales to hundreds of petabytes without difficulty. By leveraging commodity hardware, Gluster also offers extraordinary cost advantages benefits that are unmatched in the industry. GlusterFS is the core of the integrated Gluster Storage Platform software stack.

"GlusterFS is designed to be easily integrated with third party products to create enhanced solutions", said Anand Babu (AB) Periasamy, Gluster CTO. "We are excited to be working with Atmail as we expand the Gluster ecosystem."

"Atmail has always been very scalable. Using GlusterFS our customers now have a simpler way to cluster Atmail servers, achieving redundancy and nearly unlimited scalability." added Jason Brown, Atmail CTO "A distributed file system, such as GlusterFS, is essential for highly available and scalable mail server clusters."

Atmail Email Server is a complete mail server platform, includes support for SMTP, POP3 & IMAP protocols. Also included are a Groupware Server with iCal/CalDAV support, a Webmail Client, Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Support and a comprehensive WebAdmin interface.

About Gluster:

Gluster is exclusively focused on simplifying the task of storing and managing the explosion of unstructured data and transforming the economics of storage. Gluster Storage Platform is an open source clustered storage solution that runs on industry standard hardware, delivering multiple times the scalability and performance of conventional storage systems at a fraction of the cost. Gluster Storage Platform is used in a wide range of industries including digital media, healthcare, video-on-demand, internet, energy, and biotech. For more information please visit

About Atmail:

Atmail develops email messaging and collaboration solutions. Products include, Atmail Cloud Services, Atmail Webmail, Atmail Email Server, Atmail Email Server Appliance, Atmail ArchiveVault and Atmail ArchiveVault Appliance. The company has more than 4,000 customers worldwide, including channel partners, international companies, universities, ISPs , webhosts, telcos, wireless providers, cable providers, MSPs and Government Agencies. Atmail now has over 15 million users.

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