Nexenta Accelerates Market Adoption of Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage at its OpenSDx Summit Japan 2015

SANTA CLARA, CA and Tokyo, Japan – March 5, 2015 – Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced the next location for its global OpenSDx Summit Series.  Today, Nexenta will host influential executives from partner and end-user organizations at Akiba Plaza for the OpenSDx Summit Japan, in collaboration with its partner Ascentech KK.


Mobility, social media, the Internet of Things, Big Data and cloud have driven storage to the forefront of the CIO agenda, and therefore driving demand for greater flexibility, scalability and cost-effectiveness in the data center. Nexenta Chairman and CEO Tarkan Maner will deliver the keynote session discussing perspectives on the Software-Defined Data Center of the future and the pivotal role of OpenSDS. Joining him as speakers are executives from leading technology companies, including Ascentech and Public Key.


Event:  Nexenta OpenSDx Summit Japan
Date:  March 6, 2015
Time: 13:00 – 17:00 pm local time
Location: Akiba Plaza 5F, Akiba Hall, Tokyo, Japan



13:40~14:25: Keynote, Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO, Nexenta

14:25~15:10: Japan SDS Revolution, Jun Matsuura, VP, Nexenta

15:25~15:55: Total solution and services with Nexenta, Ascentech

15:55~16:45: Revolution in Cloud and Storage, Junichi Niino, Public Key


Tweet This: #OpenSDx Summit worldwide tour, now coming to Tokyo, Japan. @Nexenta CEO @TarkanManer and Ascentech KK to discuss #SDS revolution. #OpenSDS



About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) with 6,000+ customers, 1,000+ partners, 30+ patents, and more than 1,000 petabytes of storage under management. Nexenta uniquely integrates software-only “Open Source” collaboration with commodity hardware-centric “Software-Defined Storage” innovation. Nexenta OpenSDS 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 Everything-centric Cloud Computing – from data centers to end users; from the infrastructure to apps. Nexenta OpenSDS 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 – for all types of Clouds – Private, Public, and Hybrid. 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, Wipro, 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.


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Allison Darin

Nexenta Systems