Nirvanix In OEM Deal With IBM

San Diego-based Nirvanix, the provider of cloud storage services, has inked a deal with IBM, where IBM will use Nirvanix cloud storage technology as part of IBM's SmartCloud Enterprise storage services. According to the two companies, IBM will include cloud storage technology from Nirvanix, allowing its users to upload files to the cloud for access from anywhere in the world. Financial details of the licensing deal were not disclosed. IBM said its new SmartCloud storage service is aimed at industries such as media and entertainment, healthcare, and financial services.