SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 10, 2012) - Drobo, makers of the award-winning data storage products for businesses and professionals, today announced the formal introduction of its new San Jose headquarters with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. Mayor Chuck Reed and San Jose District Council Members will be present at the ceremony, which will feature speeches by Mayor Reed and Tom Buiocchi, CEO of Drobo.

"As the Capital of Silicon Valley, San Jose is at the epicenter of technological innovation. Drobo's decision to move their worldwide headquarters to San Jose further validates our continued efforts to attract high-growth technology companies that are at the forefront of transforming society," said Mayor Reed. "Drobo is known for offering uniquely automated storage technology for both business and consumer markets and we look forward to helping facilitate Drobo's growth moving forward."

Drobo, which recently celebrated its 200,000th unit shipped, brings advanced technologies and unprecedented ease-of-use to both businesses and professional consumers. Drobo's move to San Jose underscores its need for larger space to accommodate its growing workforce, aggressive research and development and increased corporate activity.

Event Details

When: Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. PT

Where: Drobo Inc., 2460 North First Street, Suite 100, San Jose, CA 95131

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"San Jose offers a unique nurturing environment for growing tech companies such as Drobo, allowing us to build our international brand within the heart of the Silicon Valley," said Tom Buiocchi, CEO of Drobo. "I'd like to thank the Mayor and the city for your commitment to Drobo and for being an important part to our future success."

About Drobo
Drobo makes award-winning data storage products for small and medium businesses and individual professionals that provide an unprecedented combination of sophisticated data protection and management features, affordable capacity, and ease-of-use. Based on the patented and proven BeyondRAID™ technology, Drobo's ability to deliver "Big Storage in a Small Box" creates the best storage experience ever for hundreds of thousands of small and medium businesses and individual professionals worldwide, who use it to support their file backup and media archiving, server virtualization, and email application needs. To learn more, visit or follow us on Twitter @drobo.

Data Robotics, Drobo, DroboPro, DroboElite and BeyondRAID are trademarks of Data Robotics, Inc., that may be registered in some jurisdictions. All other names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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Media Contact:
Scott Lechner
Kulesa Faul for Drobo
(650) 340-1987