Crossroads Systems, Inc.
8300 N. MoPac Expressway
Austin, TX 78759
Toll Free: 800-643-7148
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Crossroads Systems (Nasdaq: CRDS) is a leading global provider of connectivity for storage networks regardless of technology or location. Crossroads enables protocol-independent connectivity at gigabit speeds for a wide range of devices that scale for small businesses to global enterprises. Crossroads' products are in solutions from Compaq, Dell, IBM, StorageTek, Sun Microsystems, Unisys, and Tech Data. Crossroads is a voting member of the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA).
Crossroads' storage routers enable key SAN applications including LAN-free backup, storage migration and consolidation, and server migration. By using Crossroads storage routers to serve as the interconnect between SANs and the other devices in a computer network, organizations are able to more effectively and efficiently store, manage and ensure the integrity and availability of their data.
Brian R. Smith, CEO & Chairman
Brian R. Smith is the Chairman and CEO of Crossroads. His experience in high-end storage and communication systems was key to the formation of Crossroads. Before starting Crossroads, Smith was employed by IBM. He successfully developed and delivered FDDI and Fibre Channel solutions. Smith's educational background includes an MSEE from Purdue University, and a BSEE from the University of Cincinnati.