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StoneFly, emBoot Team on SAN

SAN DIEGO -- StoneFly, Inc., a leading supplier of integrated
IP storage area network (SAN) systems and a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Dynamic Network Factory, Inc. (DNF), today announced a technology
partnership with emBoot, Inc. that delivers software-based boot from SAN
capabilities to reduce the total cost of IP SAN ownership through improved
IT resource consolidation for StoneFly customers worldwide.

When IT departments can implement servers that boot from volumes on the IP
SAN, they gain a number of benefits, according to Mo Tahmasebi, CEO of DNF.
"Boot from SAN offers customers the ability to recover servers quickly as
well as deploy diskless and virtualized servers, while also making it easier
for organizations to centralize IT management," he said. "By partnering with
emBoot, StoneFly extends its capabilities in this area with a proven
software-based approach that also reduces costs for our customers."

iSCSI boot capability is ideal for data centers, server rooms, grid
computing, corporate desktops, educational desktops and call centers, said
George Kostiuk, CEO of emBoot, Inc. "emBoot's partnership with StoneFly, an
iSCSI market pioneer, further validates the growing importance of
software-based iSCSI boot capabilities in the marketplace," said Kostiuk.
"Our boot from SAN capabilities for both Linux and Windows platforms
complement StoneFly's field-proven IP SAN product line and also represent an
important value-add for StoneFly customers."

StoneFly has completed testing and certification of its IP SANs for use with
emBoot's winBoot/i, for Windows environments, and netBoot/i, for Linux
platforms. StoneFly customers can now leverage these products to centralize
storage as well as disk images, operating systems and virtual servers,
significantly reducing the time required for tedious IT tasks, such as
replacing failed servers. emBoot's solutions also eliminate the need to
purchase cost-prohibitive new hardware to perform these same functions, and
offer users the ability to take advantage of TCP/IP Offload Engines (TOE),
10Gb adapters and standard Ethernet cards to further advance their IP SAN
deployments. In addition, they meet compliance standards such as HIPPA and
Sarbanes-Oxley, and support SEC rules.

StoneFly Inc.