Nexenta Partners with Silicon Valley Leadership Group for 2nd Annual Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet (RT2RC) Award Reception

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – December 10, 2014 — Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS) (#softwaredefinedstorage), today announced sponsorship support for the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s (SVLG) 2nd Annual Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet (RT2RC) Award Reception in San Jose, CA, December 11, 2014.   SVLG is a public policy business trade organization representing more than 390 of Silicon Valley’s most respected employers on issues, programs and campaigns that affect the economic health and quality of life in Silicon Valley. Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet is a competitive award program that honors the best practices and innovative services of government entities in the Silicon Valley region.

The award reception will be held at SunPower Corporation, 7 Rio Robles in San Jose, and run from 5:30 to 7:30 PM with a thirty-minute award ceremony starting at 6:00 PM.   Nexenta Chairman and CEO, Tarkan Maner, is proud to be presenting the award for the “Innovative Use of Technology” category.  This award recognizes government entities for utilizing technology to advance and improve their services in a sustainable way, and to produce efficiency and cost effectiveness, improving the ease of service to the public program for both the government entity and the community at large.

WHAT:       2nd Annual 2nd Annual Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet (RT2RC) Award Reception

WHEN:      Thursday, December 11, 2014, 5:30-7:30 PM (PST)

WHERE:    SunPower Corporation, 7 Rio Robles, San Jose, CA 95134

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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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