Nexenta and Dell Partner on Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage Solutions at Dell Solutions Showcase in Washington, D.C.

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—March 16, 2016 Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced its yellow level participation and presentation at the Dell Solutions Showcase on March 18 in Washington, D.C.

Michael Shumate, Nexenta’s Federal & Mid-Atlantic Regional Sales Manager, will be presenting “Dell & Nexenta Software-Defined Storage Solutions for your Enterprise” during the Dell & Key Partner Statement hour starting at 2:15pm ET as well as three back-to-back presentations during the Breakout Sessions, starting at 2:45pm ET.  Nexenta’s booth and speaking presentation will showcase how its OpenSDS solution portfolio with revolutionize the data center. Attendees are invited to meet with Nexenta executives and hear first-hand how OpenSDS solutions can provide organizations with total freedom when it comes to their storage needs and plans, while protecting them against vendor lock-in.

Delivering highly flexible Software-Defined Storage, Dell - Nexenta solutions offer enterprise customers several benefits, including high performance, SAN and NAS protocol support, unlimited snapshots and cloning, block and file replication, inline de-duplication, and comprehensive management capabilities. This partnership gives customers more choices, including performance and capacity-optimized configurations to handle large-scale virtualization and file-based workload requirements.

Additional details on this event can be found below.

What: Dell Solutions Showcase – Washington, D.C.
Title: “Dell & Nexenta Software-Defined Storage Solutions for your Enterprise”
When: March 18, 2016 at 2:15pm and 2:45pm ET
Where: Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel, 999 9th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 2001
Who: Michael Shumate, Federal & Mid-Atlantic Regional Sales Manager at Nexenta

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About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) with 6,000+ customers, 400+ partners, 42 patents, and more than 1,500 petabytes of storage under management. Nexenta uniquely integrates deep software-only “Open Source” collaboration with one of the largest and most vibrant Open Source communities (46,000 members) and a comprehensive vision around a commodity hardware-centric “Software-Defined Storage” innovation enabling ANY app, cloud platform and protocol. Nexenta is 100% Software-based; and 100% hardware-, protocol-, cloud platform-, and app-agnostic providing organizations with Total Freedom protecting them against punitive “vendor-lock-in”, “vendor-bait-n-switch”, and “vendor-rip-n-replace” gimmicks. Nexenta provides enterprises with the "true" benefits of “true” Software-Defined Everything-centric Cloud Computing – from data centers to end users; from the infrastructure to apps. 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 – 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 along with enterprise-scale 24x7 - around the globe - All Love - service and support with a global partner network, including Cisco, Citrix, Dell, Docker, HPE, Lenovo, Quanta, SanDisk, Seagate, Supermicro, VMware, Western Digital, Wipro, and many others. Nexenta:  100% Software. Total Freedom. All Love.

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Media Contacts:
Allison Darin
Director of Communications and Public Relations, Nexenta