As the fastest-growing storage start-up in history, it's no surprise that there's a big buzz around Nexenta® nowadays. Nexenta has been acclaimed by critics for many different aspects of our company. We have been recognized not only for excellence in producing storage software, but also for excellence in our partner channel and in our performance as a business.

2015 Cloud Computing Excellence Award

Nexenta won for NexentaStor, the award is presented by Cloud Computing magazine, which recognizes companies that have most effectively leveraged cloud computing in their efforts to bring new, differentiated offerings to market.

2015 Stratus Awards

Nexenta is recognized as a finalist in the 2015 Stratus Awards for disrupting the cloud with market-leading software-defined storage platform, NexentaStor.​

CRN's 2015 Virtualization 50

Nexenta won for powering and supporting the benefits of virtualization across all parts of the IT infrastructure.

2015 Stevie Awards Finalists

Tarkan Maner, CEO: Executive of the Year - Computer Software - Up to 500 Employees
NexentaStor 4: New Product or Service of the Year - Software - Cloud Storage & Backup Solution
Northen Arizona University's Nexenta Team: Information Technology Team of the Year

Software Vendor of the Year

Nexenta won Software Vendor of the Year at the European IT & Software Excellence awards for its strong channel support.

2015 CRN Data Center 100 List

Nexenta has been recognized in The Channel Company’s annual CRN Data Center 100 list, featuring technology vendors whose solutions are vital to today’s data centers.

2014 CRN’s Tech Innovator Winner in Two Categories!

Winner in the "Storage" category for NexentaStor

Winner in the "Virtualization" category for NexentaConnect 3.0
(Horizon and XenDesktop editions)

Storage Management Product of the Year

Storage, Virtualization and Cloud (SVC) Awards

2014 Cloud Computing Storage Excellence Award

Cloud Computing Magazine, published by TMC, announced that NexentaEdge has won their 2014 Cloud Computing Storage Excellence Award. The award recognizes companies who provide unsurpassed cloud storage solutions with the highest levels of efficiency and performance for their customers. Cloud Computing Magazine judges said they were impressed by NexentaEdge and expressed their view that it is an important development that clearly makes Nexenta a verifiable leader in the marketplace.

2014 Big Awards for Business

Business Intelligence Group has singled out NexentaStor as the winner in its annual BIG Awards for superiority in giving unique value to the business community. NexentaStor won across the entire IT & Telecom Category demonstrating the high degree of value that a team of business executives from across many industries believes NexentaStor delivers to all businesses both large and small. For more information and background

2014 Golden Bridge Business Innovation Awards

Nexenta, as a leading developer of disruptive technologies for forward-looking enterprises, was awarded the 2014 Grand Pillar Award for its overall leadership in product innovations in 2014, recognizing the significant updates to existing products, NexentStor and NexentaConnect for Horizon, as well as the release of three new innovative products announced during the year. In addition to recognizing the company with this great honor, NexentStor v.4 was awarded the highest honor of a Gold Medal in the category of Storage Software Innovations, recognizing its impact on the market with a feature rich solution that drives new economics in the competitive storage market. 

2014 Hot Companies and Best Awards

Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Nexenta's NexentaStor a Gold Winner for the 9th Annual 2014 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards in the "Hot Technologies" category.

Big Data Company of the Year

Nexenta won the ‘Big Data Company of the Year’ award at The Storage Awards 2014. The annual event offers readers of Storage Magazine (UK) the chance to reward outstanding and innovative products, services and people. The win for Nexenta illustrates how businesses of all sizes are realising the undeniable benefits of using its Software-Defined Storage solutions to support their growing data challenges.

CIO Storage 20

The CIO Storage20 is an annual award listing the most promising storage companies. A panel of CEOs, CIOs, industry analysts and the CIO Review editorial board selected Nexenta as a company tackling the most pressing storage challenges based on value and impact in the marketplace.

2014 BIG Innovation Awards

The BIG Innovation Awards recognize those organizations and people who bring new ideas to life. Whether that idea is big or small, these ideas change the way we experience the world. Unlike other programs, nominations are judged by recognizable leaders, not editors or writers with limited business experience.

2014 Storage Vision Awards

The Storage Visions Conference Awards are presented to firms that advance the state of the art in storage technologies utilized in consumer electronics, and in the media and entertainment industries, and to service firms that support those businesses. 

Best Open Source Project: Nexenta and North Devon Homes

The Tech Success Awards are an initiative of TechWeekEurope, a leading technology news and advice website.  

Innovation Leader Award

IT Brand Pulse - IT professionals voted Nexenta as the company who has “Contributed Most to Software-Defined Storage Innovation, 2008-2013”

Storage Management Product of the Year - NexentaStor™ by Nexenta

The Storage, Virtualization, and Cloud awards reward the products, projects and services as well as honor companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualization and storage sectors. They recognize the achievements of end-users, channel partners and vendors alike.

Top Private Companies 2012: Cloud and Infrastructure

The AlwaysOn Global 250 awards are given every year to the top private technology companies who are combining infrastructure and software innovations to create an interconnected global technology community.

Elite Vendors

Nexenta was named to CRN's 2012 Partner Program Guide and was awarded the highest possible rating of a CR 5-Star Partner. This rating is the definitive listing of manufacturers and software publishers that service solution providers or provide products to the IT Channel.

Best Disruptive Technology

The Execullence Award was created to give industry insiders — the attendees at ExecEvent — a way to recognize and choose companies and technologies that stand out amongst their peers.

Company Growth of the Year

The Golden Bridge Awards are the world's premiere business awards and were created to honor and generate industry-wide peer recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and individuals from all over the world.

Fastest-growing Company of the Year in Canada and the USA

Nexenta was awarded a Silver Stevie® in recognition of our unbelievably-fast growth. The Stevie Awards for International Business were started to raise the profile of exemplary organizations and individuals among the press, the business community, and the general public, which has made the Stevie one of the world's most coveted awards.

Storage Product of the Year

The Techworld Awards have firmly established themselves as the major infrastructure and networking awards event in the IT calendar. Recognizing both products and users, the TechWorld Awards highlight innovation on all sides of the IT industry.


Cloud Computing Excellence

This award comes from the industry-leading publication TMCNet, for NexentaStor, our flagship software product.