Nexenta Continues its Asia Expansion with SuperCloud and Cloud Valley to Bring Software-Defined Storage to China

Collaboration with Leading Chinese Server Vendors to Displace Legacy Storage Vendors with Unmatched Performance and TCO

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – October 21, 2014 – Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS) (#softwaredefinedstorage), today announced a partnership with Beijing-based server manufacturer SuperCloud.

SuperCloud is a joint venture between the Beijing government and Cloud Valley.  The company is one of the innovative companies working within the auspices of Cloud Valley.  Cloud Valley was founded by noted Chinese Internet entrepreneur Edward Tian, and is now home to nearly twenty companies focusing on cloud computing hardware, software and services.

As a result of this partnership, Nexenta's award-winning Software-Defined Storage software is now approved to work impeccably with server hardware from SuperCloud.  Chinese companies are now able to benefit from a combined hardware-software solution that is both more advanced and more economical than those offered by legacy storage companies.

 “Cloud computing is a top priority for Chinese businesses and public administrations,” said Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO of Nexenta. “Cloud computing requires the ability to scale economically and we feel that the combination of Nexenta and SuperCloud will make that possible."

"Nexenta has already demonstrated the benefits of Software-Defined Storage to thousands of businesses around the world," according to FangYuZhen, CEO at SuperCloud.  "We are very much looking forward to combining our expertise in cloud computing hardware, software and services for the betterment of Chinese industry."

SuperCloud is already working with China's leading companies across government, education, energy, financial services and more.  The company provides cloud servers, cloud management platform, and much more in order for their customers to create or benefit from a cloud computing infrastructure.

About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Software-Defined Storage, delivering easy-to-use, secure and ultra-low cost storage software solutions. Nexenta solutions are hardware-, protocol-, and app-agnostic, providing innovation freedom and speed for organizations to realize the "true" benefits of Software-Defined Infrastructure-centric Cloud Computing. Nexenta enables workloads 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. Founded around an "open source” platform and industry-disruptive vision, Nexenta delivers its award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions with a global partner network. For more information visit, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube. Also, download the newly published Nexenta Special Edition Software Defined Data Centers (SDDC) for Dummies eBook.


Allison Darin
Nexenta Systems