Nirvanix Connects With CenturyLink

San Diego-based cloud storage provider Nirvanix, the provider of cloud-based storage for the enterprise market, has inked a strategic alliance with telecommunications firm CenturyLink, the two announced this morning. Nirvanix, which is headed by Scott Genereux, said the channel alliance will give CenturyLink's customers to access the Nirvanix cloud storage service at higher speeds, via a direct link via CenturyLink's network. Financial details of the deal were not announced by the companies. Enterprise customers used Nirvanix for cloud-based backup and data storage.