CIO Review Names Nexenta Systems to 20 Most Promising Storage Solution Providers 2015

CIO Review Names Nexenta Systems to 20 Most Promising Storage Solution Providers 2015

Nexenta Disrupts Enterprise Storage Market with its Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage Market Leadership

Nexenta Leads the Market with 6,000 Customers, More Than 1 Exabyte of Capacity, 1,000+ Channel Partners

SANTA CLARA, CA – February 19, 2015 – Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in software-defined storage (SDS) (#softwaredefinedstorage) solutions, today announced that CIO Review ( chose Nexenta as a 20 Most Promising Storage Solution Provider for 2015 and Storage Company of the Month. A distinguished panel of CIOs, CEOs, VCs and members of CIO Review’s editorial board who recognize and promote technology entrepreneurship identify this annual list of companies.  The decisions were based on Nexenta’s software-defined storage product offerings, core competency, customer testimonials and market standing.  


“Nexenta has been on our radar for some time now with a unique software-defined approach that’s starting a revolution in the storage industry,” said Harvi Sachar, Publisher and Founder, CIO Review.  “We are happy to showcase them this year for their continuing excellence in delivering top-notch enterprise storage solutions.  Nexenta’s solutions have continued to break new ground within the past year, benefiting enterprises around the globe.”


“Nexenta is honored to be recognized by CIO Review’s panel of experts and thought leaders,” said Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO, Nexenta Systems.  “Enterprise CIOs are demanding true software-defined storage that gives them the performance demanded by today’s applications and data, yet the freedom to choose whatever hardware platform they like.  Nexenta is the only company that provides an open, pure software-defined storage environment that fits their needs today, yet gives them tremendous headroom for growth.”


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 About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Software-Defined Storage with 6,000+ customers, 1,000+ partners, 30+ patents, and more than 1 Exabyte (1,000 petabytes) of storage under management. Nexenta uniquely integrates software-only “Open Source” collaboration with commodity hardware-centric “Software-Defined Everything” innovation via its industry-leading OpenSDx vision. Nexenta solutions are 100% software-based; and 100% hardware-, protocol-, and app-agnostic providing organizations with Total Freedom protecting them against punitive vendor lock-in. Nexenta provides organizations with the "true" benefits of Software-Defined Data Center-centric Cloud Computing. Nexenta enables everyday apps from rich media-driven Social Living to Mobility; from the Internet of Things to Big Data; from OpenStack and CloudStack to Do-It-Yourself Cloud deployments – from Private to Public to Hybrid Clouds. Founded around an "Open Source” platform and industry-disrupting vision, Nexenta delivers its award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions with a global partner network, including Cisco, Citrix, Dell, HP, Quanta, SanDisk, Seagate, Supermicro, VMware, Western Digital, and many others.

For more information, visit, www.nexenta.comTwitterFacebookLinkedIn and YouTube. Also, download the newly published Nexenta Special Edition Software Defined Data Centers (SDDC) for Dummies eBook.

Nexenta, NexentaStor, NexentaConnect, NexentaEdge and NexentaFusion are trademarks or registered trademarks of Nexenta Systems Inc., in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks, service marks and company names mentioned in this document are properties of their respective owners.

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CIO Review constantly endeavors to identify "The Best" in a variety of areas important to tech business. Through nominations and consultations with industry leaders, our editors choose the best in different domains. Storage Tech special is a listing of 20 most promising Storage Solution Providers.


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Allison Darin

Director of Communications and Public Relations, Nexenta