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eWeek: Silicon Graphics acquires FileTek
- Silicon Graphics International (SGI -0.3%) acquires big data virtualization/management firm FileTek, eWeek reports. Terms were undisclosed.
- SGI's Bruce Elder said the acquisition "brings some capabilities to both our customer bases that we couldn't offer before." FileTek's Trusted Edge software will integrate automated, policy-based data migration into SGI's InfiniteStorage Gateway products, while StorHouse will complement SGI's DMF technology for unstructured data by incorporating enterprise information lifecycle management and active archiving for structured data.