Why Product Development Services?
  • R&D Extension Great leverage of our expertise and ability to execute introduces minimized learning curve, efficient communication, and ramp-up and ramp-down flexibility.
  • Feature Development Feature development projects are ideal for achieving time-to-market objectives or establishing initial relationship with partners.
  • Product Development End-to-end product development with the highest added value, where vendors want to extend their product portfolio in an area which is not within their core expertise.

CERN openlab associate member

Comtrade will address the accessibility, manageability and scalability of the EOS storage system used by the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). By improving EOS deployment, data access and management, we will enhance collaboration among the growing number of research organizations participating in the experiments on the world’s most powerful particle accelerator – the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).



The years of partnership with Hewlett-Packard as a major vendor have involved services for products within the HP OpenView portfolio including the new generation of HP OpenView storage software. Comtrade contributed to market success of several solutions with a broad range of services including requirements analysis and investigation, architecture design, product development, testing, support and maintenance, product documentation, and product certifications.

GRAU Data Storage

Comtrade contributed to the development of a new generation mass storage software product. The provided services span the HSM (Hierarchical Storage Management) and archiving storage data management areas, the Linux and Windows platforms, and include requirements analysis, product architecture design, development, and testing.

ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY, SUPERIOR PRODUCTS When expertise and experience matters

We help infrastructure vendors in the race for product leadership by accelerating their product development life-cycle and building superior products based on technology innovation. We bring cutting-edge storage, data, system, virtualization, cloud and software integration expertise to different industries and allow our customers to focus on the delivery of the core benefits of their solutions.

We possess expertise and experience in the entire stack required for providing specialized storage data management solutions:

  • Applications: MS Exchange, SAP R/3, Lotus Notes, MS SharePoint
  • Databases: MS SQL, Oracle, Informix, Sybase, DB2, MySQL
  • File systems: NTFS, VxFS, UFS, HFS
  • Volume managers: LVM, VxVM, LDM
  • Operating systems: Windows, Linux, MAC OS X, Solaris, HP-UX, Novell, AIX
  • Virtual computing: Hyper-V, ESX, KVM


We have built considerable expertise in managing and interfacing with diverse storage devices, including:

  • High-end disk arrays from vendors such as HP, EMC, and Hitachi
  • Protocols and interfaces of storage devices, including SCSI/iSCSI, StorageTek ACS, ADIC AML/DAS, MS RSM
  • Storage Area Networks (SAN) technologies such as Fibre Channel, SCSI Extended Copy, device discovery
  • Network Attached Storage (NAS) protocols such as CIFS, NFS, NDMP
  • CAS/Cloud storage protocols such as: HP IAP, Caringo CAStor, WebDAV, REST