Nexenta to Showcase Growing Portfolio of Disruptive Open Source-Driven Software-Defined Storage Solutions at 2016

Santa Clara, Calif. – March 14, 2016 - Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS), today announced that it will be showcasing its award winning software-defined storage (SDS) portfolio at, March 15-17 2016, at the Europa-Park in Rust.

Participating alongside partner SanDisk’s booth, Nexenta will showcase its growing range of disruptive OpenSDS solutions, demonstrating how they are empowering the world’s largest enterprises to manage increasingly data-heavy workloads, both in and out of the cloud, with complete freedom over deployment set-ups. Visitors will be able to discover more about Nexenta’s flagship scale-up unified and block storage solution, NexentaStor, scale-out object and block storage solution, NexentaEdge, and the NexentaConnect software suite.

The new software-defined all flash solution, combining NexentStor and the IF100 InfiniFlash from SanDisk, will also be showcased. The pre-configured solution couples Nexenta’s NexentaStor with SanDisk’s IF100 hardware, together achieving more than one million (1M) raw input/output operations per second (IOPS), with sequential throughput of around seven GBps. In the face of ever-more demanding data deployments, the integrated solution empowers businesses with agile and scalable architecture that can manage the data deluge with industry leading TCO. For more information about the exclusive promotion with this solution, please email

In addition to discussing the solutions with Nexenta and SanDisk executives, attendees can gain a deeper understanding around the strengths of differing storage types during SanDisk’s speaking session.

Session:               Without Compromise: Software-Defined Storage on the InfiniFlash IF100 All-Flash System from SanDisk
Speaker:              Axel Rosenberg, Senior Manager Systems Field Engineering, SanDisk
When:                  Wednesday, March 16, 17:20 CET
Where:                 Main Forum has also organised numerous social and hospitality events following each day of the conference to allow attendees to network away from the exhibition floor. This year’s planned occasions include the Symantec BierFest and the OnApp ConneXion Party, which conclude the second and third days respectively.

Furthermore, on arrival, attendees will be given a ‘game card’ with the aim to collect stamps from specific booths. Not only will this allow guests to discuss the latest innovation with leading vendors, but they will also have a chance of winning a grand prize.  For more details, please visit the SanDisk booth.

To register to attend, visit

Nexenta is also co-sponsoring an external event for Dutch hosting professionals. With more than 350 management and C level attendees, the event provides an opportunity to network with other industry minds and discuss deployment best practice and hot topics.

Event:                   Dutch Hosting Association Night 
Where:                 Hotel-Restaurant Löwen, Kleophastraße 9, 77977, Rust
When:                  14 March 2016


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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, 42 patents, and more than 1,500 petabytes of storage under management. Nexenta uniquely integrates deep software-only “Open Source” collaboration with one of the largest and most vibrant Open Source communities (46,000 members) and a comprehensive vision around a commodity hardware-centric “Software-Defined Storage” innovation enabling ANY app, cloud platform and protocol. Nexenta is 100% Software-based; and 100% hardware-, protocol-, cloud platform-, and app-agnostic providing organizations with Total Freedom protecting them against punitive “vendor-lock-in”, “vendor-bait-n-switch”, and “vendor-rip-n-replace” gimmicks. Nexenta provides enterprises with the "true" benefits of “true” Software-Defined Everything-centric Cloud Computing – from data centers to end users; from the infrastructure to apps. Nexenta 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 along with enterprise-scale 24x7 - around the globe - All Love - service and support with a global partner network, including Cisco, Citrix, Dell, Docker, HPE, Lenovo, Quanta, SanDisk, Seagate, Supermicro, VMware, Western Digital, Wipro, and many others. Nexenta:  100% Software. Total Freedom. All Love.

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Media Contacts:
Allison Darin
Director of Communications and Public Relations, Nexenta