Nexenta and SanDisk Co-Sponsor vForum Sydney: Performance-Driven All Flash Array Meets Open Software-Defined Storage

SANTA CLARA, Calif & SYDNEY, Australia – 20 October 2015 – Nexenta (@Nexenta) the global leader in Open Source-Driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) solutions, today announced that alongside its partner SanDisk, the top flash storage solutions provider, it is a co-sponsor of VMware’s vForum Sydney. Held at The Star, Event Centre, Sydney (October 21-22), the conference will bring together industry thought-leaders, experts and a range of IT professionals to explore the latest in virtualization and cloud technology innovation.

At the event, Nexenta will showcase its full portfolio of solutions – demonstrating how its agile, flexible and hardware agnostic storage architectures empower today’s companies to drive the most value from their cloud deployments. Capable of handling large information stores at ease, critical data can be transformed into valuable business intelligence with OpensSDS. On display, event attendees will find NexentaConnect for VMware® Virtual SAN™, NexentaConnect for VMware Horizon View®, NexentaEdge and, its award winning, flagship solution NexentaStor 4.1.

Nexenta and SanDisk will also lead a seminar discussing the power of the flash-accelerated software-defined data center. In this session, attendees with learn about how NexentaStor, the market-leading block and file SDS solution, has been integrated with SanDisk’s flash storage technologies, including the InfiniFlash all-flash system, to address Big Data challenges once and for all. Equally, attendees will discover how SanDisk FlashSoft software for VMware vSphere significantly reduces the storage latency that typically constrains application performance in virtualized servers.

Details are as follows:
Title: Performance-Driven Flash Meets Software-Defined Storage
When: Wednesday, October 21st, 15:00 - 15:30 AEDT
Where: The Star Event Centre - Breakout B1, Level 3
Speakers: Anthony Davis, GM APJ, Nexenta and Haf Saba, Director, Sales Engineering, APJ, SanDisk

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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, 33 patents, and more than 1,200 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.

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