1)Was DBAM purchased by another company?
No. DBAM Systems went into administration on February 9, 2010 and has ceased to trade. As part of its insolvency proceedings, various assets of DBAM were sold to one or more companies.
2)I have a support contract with DBAM Systems. Can I continue to get support?
DBAM Systems ceased to trade in February 2010. As such, all operations including support have permanently ceased. Since the company has ceased to operate, it can no longer continue to fulfill its obligations.
3)What became of DBAM’s assets?
As part of the insolvency proceedings, its assets were sold. For example, SonicWALL, Inc., purchased certain Intellectual Property and technology assets, but did not acquire the company, the product line, the inventory nor any obligations and has no ability to continue the DBAM business. Other companies have or may in the future, acquire the remaining assets.
4)Can I still purchase DBAM Systems products?
DBAM Systems has ceased to trade, and their products have not been manufactured since February 2010.
5)Why did SonicWALL, Inc., acquire certain Intellectual Property?
SonicWALL, Inc. has stated it may incorporate WAN Optimization Technology into future products.
Article Date: 23rd April 2010