StoneFly is a pioneer in the creation, development and deployment of the iSCSI storage protocol. Beginning with its registration of the iSCSI.com Internet domain name in March 1996, StoneFly has made iSCSI into a standard which is now used by IT professionals around the world.
StoneFly, Inc., headquartered in the Silicon Valley (Hayward) California, was founded to deliver upon the vision of simple and affordable enterprise-class storage optimization and disaster recovery protection through iSCSI and Fibre Channel storage area network (SAN) and network-attached storage (NAS) solutions.
StoneFly, Inc. is a subsidiary of Dynamic Network Factory, Inc. (DNF), a leading maker of high-performance NAS, SAN, RAID and iSCSI systems and has offices in both Northern and Southern California. Other divisions of Dynamic Network Factory include DNF Storage, DNF Security, DNF Defense, and DNF Consulting Services.
StoneFly™ is the innovator of powerful, cost-effective IP Storage products for departments, mid-tier workgroups, and enterprise organizations. StoneFly SAN appliances offer robust features such as Snapshot, Mirroring, Encryption, Asynchronous Replication, Deduplication, and Thin Provisioning.
The heart of StoneFly products is an award winning software called StoneFusion™ Intelligent Network Platform. This platform includes advanced Storage Network Management, storage provisioning, centralized volume management, data migration and storage consolidation.
All of StoneFly's physical and virtual SAN appliances is protected by StoneFly's Storage Virtualization Patents as certified by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (Patent #: 7302500, 7555586, 7558885, 8069292).
In addition to iSCSI and Fibre Channel SAN Storage Solutions, StoneFly has created a series of Hyper-Converged Unified Storage & Server™ appliances and gateways, Scale Out NAS products, and an assortment of Backup and Disaster Recovery solutions, and a variety of Enterprise Cloud Storage solutions.
StoneFly is a member of the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), the founding member of the IP Storage Institute (IPSI), a VMware TAP Elite Partner, a VMware Professional Solution Provider Partner, and a certified Microsoft Azure Marketplace Partner.