Nexenta CEO to Present Latest Trends & Innovation in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Disruptive Technology Conference in New York

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—December 16, 2015 Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced that Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO, will be presenting on a Software Defined Infrastructure (SDI) panel at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Disruptive Technology Conference on Dec. 16 in New York City.

The SDI panel starts at 10:45am ET and consists of CEOs from Actifio, VMTurbo and Nexenta, as well as Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Head of Hosting Services Hardware Engineering and Global Research Technology Analyst.  Tarkan will speak about the latest storage trends around social, mobile, Internet of Things, Big Data and Cloud infrastructures.  He’ll touch on the growing needs for more consolidation, open source collaboration and technology-as-a-service offerings.  Other topics that will be discussed during the day include: Data and Analytics, Securing the Enterprise, and Dev/Ops.

Additional details on this event can be found below.

What: Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Disruptive Technology Conference
Where: Bank of America Tower, One Bryant Park, New York, NY
When: December 16, 2015, 8:30am – 2:15pm ET
Who: Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO 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, 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. 

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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