Crossroads to Demo How StrongBox Archive Solution Can Dramatically Reduce Media Ministry Budgets at NRB 2013

Crossroads to Demo How StrongBox Archive Solution Can Dramatically Reduce Media 
Ministry Budgets at NRB 2013 
Visit Crossroads Systems Booth 847 at 2013 NRB Convention &
Exposition 
AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 02/28/13 --  Crossroads Systems, Inc.
(NASDAQ: CRDS), a global provider of data archive solutions, will
highlight its StrongBox(R) archive solution during the National
Religious Broadcasters Convention & Exposition (NRB 2013) in booth
847 from March 3-5 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
in Nashville, Tennessee. 
As the largest event dedicated to assisting Christian communications,
NRB 2013 serves as a leading venue for showcasing tools and services
for managing media ministries. Serving as a shared storage solution
that is purpose-built for data archival and preservation, StrongBox
uniquely addresses the growing video archive needs that media
ministries face -- as it can lower data archive costs by as much as
80 percent. 
StrongBox solves video storage challenges as a long-term, always
online digital content archive. Providing a file-based archive,
StrongBox delivers scalable, reliable storage by using Linear Tape
File System (LTFS) tape for cost-efficiency, as well as disk for
rapid and seamless data access for file-based applications. As a
vendor-neutral archive and data protection solution, StrongBox
integrates easily in file-based workflows, seamlessly connecting with
existing DAM and MAM applications for centralized content storage. 
About NRB 
 The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a
non-partisan, international association of Christian communicators
whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers,
and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth; to promote
media excellence; and to defend free speech. In addition to promoting
standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability, NRB provides
networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for
its members. Visit www.nrb.org. 
About the NRB Convention 
 The annual NRB Convention & Exposition is
the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated
solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The
dynamic Exposition consists of around 200 companies and is an active
marketplace for 
those seeking tools and services to expand their
organizations. Visit www.nrbconvention.org. 
About StrongBox
 StrongBox is a shared storage solution purpose-built
for data archival and preservation. Using Linear Tape File System
(LTFS) technology and intelligent storage architecture with standard
file systems (CIFS/NFS), StrongBox empowers online, all the time file
availability with uncompromised data protection, full data mobility,
non-proprietary file storage and significant cost-savings. StrongBox
unifies your archive -- past and present -- while providing seamless
scalability and reliability for the future. Visit
www.crossroads.com/products/strongbox.  
About Crossroads Systems
 Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) is
a global provider of data archive solutions. Through the innovative
use of new technologies, Crossroads delivers customer-driven
solutions that enable proactive data security, advanced data
archiving, optimized performance and significant cost-savings.
Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Austin, TX, Crossroads holds
more than 100 patents and has been honored with numerous industry
awards for data archiving, storage and protection. Visit
www.crossroads.com.  
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Company Contacts:
Jennifer Crane
Crossroads Systems
jcrane@crossroads.com 
512.928.6897 or 800.643.7148 
Investor Contact:
Mark Hood
Crossroads Systems
mhood@crossroads.com
512.928.7330 
Press Contact:
Matthew Zintel
Zintel Public Relations
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