Nexenta to Showcase Leading Open Software-Defined Storage Solutions for Higher Education at THETA 2015 in Australia

Santa Clara, Calif. and Queensland, Australia — May 6, 2015Nexenta (@Nexenta, the global leader of Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) solutions, today announced its presence at The Higher Education Technology Agenda (THETA) 2015, a conference aiming to advance higher education by promoting the innovative use of information technology. The ‘Create, connect, consume – innovating today for tomorrow’ event is May 11-13th at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre at Broadbeach.

Co-sponsoring with DiGiCOR, a dynamic enterprise solution distributor and business solutions provider within the IT industry, the companies will be demonstrating NexentaStor, Software-Defined Storage solution, including a Supermicro reference architecture. The solution is delivered with a TCO and supports demanding enterprise applications such as virtual desktop infrastructure, high performance digital media applications, and large-scale archive repositories.

Event: THETA 2015
Date: May 11-13, 2015
Location: Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre
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The THETA 2015 biennial conference aims to advance higher education by promoting the innovative use of information technology. THETA is the key technological conference in higher education, attracting practitioners and senior decision makers from the broad spectrum of information technology, research, teaching and learning, library and knowledge management across Australia and New Zealand.

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About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) with 6,000+ customers, 1,000+ partners, 30+ patents, and more than 1,000 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. 

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