Nexenta Explores the Future of Software-Defined Everything at Citrix Summit

NexentaConnect for Citrix XenDesktop Public Beta Available

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – January 12, 2015 — Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS) (#softwaredefinedstorage), today announced its sponsorship and exhibit presence at Citrix Summit in Las Vegas, on January 13-14, 2015. Nexenta is a Gold sponsor and will be demonstrating its complete portfolio of Software-Defined offerings, including the release of the public beta of NexentaConnect for Citrix XenDesktop, at booth number 306.

At the Venetian Hospitality Suite at 5:00pm on Monday, January 12th, Nexenta will lead a technical briefing with channel partners. Current and future channel partners can join Nexenta channel chief Don Lopes to:

  • Get introduced to new Nexenta & Citrix solutions before the general public
  • Review the latest Nexenta solutions portfolio
  • Get your technical questions answered 
  • Collaborate with other technical leaders looking to learn more about Nexenta & Citrix

 For more information and to RSVP, email

Nexenta will also host its OpenSDx VIP Reception on Monday, January 12th at 7pm at Postrio Bar & Grill within the Venetian Hotel.  Attendees and partners are invited to attend an evening of stimulating networking, small plates and colorful cocktails.  To RVSP, visit click here.

Registration for the public beta of NexentaConnect for Citrix XenDesktop begins on today. NexentaConnect for Citrix XenDesktop gives virtual desktop administrators the ability to accelerate the performance of their organization's desktops on new or existing storage arrays, while providing greater density at a much lower price point. NexentaConnect reduces the amount of storage required for a Citrix XenDesktop deployment, provides real-time visibility and management of individual desktop users using storage resources, and drives down the cost per desktop. Click here for more information and to sign up for the public beta.

Nexenta also will be attending the Citrix APAC Summit the following week, January 19-20, in Singapore. 

Tweet This: .@Nexenta excited to be with @CitrixPartners this week in Las Vegas for #CitrixSummit.

Tweet This: Calling all Citrix #XenDesktop users. Accelerate your VDI with NexentaConnect. Sign up for public beta at #CitrixSummit

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.


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