SoftNAS Wins Fiber Provider

Houston-based software-based network attached storage (NAS) provider SoftNAS says that it has been selected by fiber provider US Signal, as part of that company's cloud storage efforts. FInancial impact of the win was not announced. According to the two, US Signal was looking for a provider of S3-compatible cloud storage via a virtual appliance supporting NFS. US Signal has around 14,000 route miles of fiber in the Midwest.