Established in 1979, EMC Corporation is a leader in systems, software, services and solutions for building and managing intelligent, flexible and secure information infrastructures. The company helps its customers maximize the value of their information assets by implementing and accelerating powerful information lifecycle management strategies. EMC works with organizations throughout the world, in every industry, in the public and private sectors and of every size, from startups to the Fortune 500. Customers include banks and financial services firms, manufacturers, health care and life sciences organizations, Internet service and telecommunications providers, airlines and transportation companies and educational institutions. The company s services encompass content and storage resource management, virtualization, information security, business continuity, and other key business and information technology capabilities. EMC Corporation has more than 100 sales offices and distribution partners in nearly 50 countries, such as an office in Houston.