Nexenta and Mellanox Partner around Open Source-Driven Software-Defined Storage; Joint Seminar in Tokyo, Japan

SANTA CLARA, Calif, & TOKYO, Japan – March 1, 2016 Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced that it will be presenting at Mellanox’s Ethernet Solution Seminar  on March 3rd at the Akihabara UDX gallery  in Tokyo, Japan.

Visitors will discover the latest innovation in Ethernet and storage technology through a number of expert-led seminars, and Nexenta has been invited to participate in the exclusive one day event alongside a select few leading vendors.

Nexenta will be leading the following session, in which attendees will gain a deeper understanding of OpenSDS; learning how it delivers the ideal agile and scalable storage architecture required to manage data demanding workloads in the virtualization era, and all with the industry’s lowest TCO.

Session:              Combining Software-Defined Storage (SDS) with commodity hardware
Speaker:             Jun Matsuura, Country Manager, Japan, Nexenta           
When:                 March 3rd 2016, 15:40 – 16:10 UTC
Where:                Akihabara UDX gallery, 101-0021, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Sotokanda 4-14-1

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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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