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Big Data Leader DataDirect Networks (DDN) Recognized as Fastest Growing Technology Company Over $100 Million on Los Angeles Business Journal's List for Third Year in a Row

Surge in Demand for DDN's Award-Winning Big Data and Cloud Solutions Earns Third Consecutive Inclusion on List of Fastest-Growing Los Angeles Area Companies

CHATSWORTH, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/17/13 -- (Tweet this) -- DataDirect Networks (DDN), the world leader in highly scalable Big Data and Cloud storage solutions, today announced its selection by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of 2012's 100 fastest-growing privately held companies. Thanks to its sustained, rapid growth, DDN has been awarded recognition on the list for the third consecutive year, and is also the No. 1 fastest growing technology company with over $100M in annual revenue.

"We are very proud that we continue to create new jobs and do our part in boosting the economy," said Alex Bouzari, CEO and cofounder, DDN. "By enabling organizations to harness the power of Big Data, DDN helps drive innovation in many fields, from new drug discovery to better global social media and entertainment offerings, and even insight into the origins of the universe. We look forward to helping our customers continue to capture, store, protect and distribute Big Data, while growing the DDN team in California and throughout the world."

The Los Angeles Business Journal listing is the latest in a long list of awards and recognition for DDN, including Inc. Magazine's fastest-growing privately held computer company over $200M in annual revenue and Federal Computer Week's "12 Hot Companies to Watch."

DDN is hiring highly-motivated people across all functional areas to contribute to our innovative, fast-paced staff. Please visit www.ddn.com/careers for more information.

About DataDirect Networks
DataDirect Networks (DDN) is the world leader in massively scalable storage. We are the leading provider of data storage and processing solutions and professional services that enable content-rich and high growth IT environments to achieve the highest levels of systems scalability, efficiency and simplicity. DDN enables enterprises to extract value and deliver results from their information. Our customers include the world's leading online content and social networking providers, high performance cloud and grid computing, life sciences, media production organizations and security & intelligence organizations.

Deployed in thousands of mission critical environments worldwide, DDN's solutions have been designed, engineered and proven in the world's most scalable data centers to ensure competitive business advantage for today's information powered enterprise.

For more information, go to www.ddn.com or call 1-800-837-2298.

DDN, SFA, WOS, ExaScaler are trademarks owned by DataDirect Networks. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. All rights reserved.

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