Nexenta Showcases Industry-Leading Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) Solutions at Dell World 2015

Nexenta and Dell Continue to Lead in OpenSDS Market, Optimizing Large Workload Deployments and Accelerating Business Outcomes for Customers Worldwide

AUSTIN, Texas AND SANTA CLARA, Calif. – October 20, 2015 – Nexenta (@Nexenta) the global leader in Open Source-Driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) solutions, today announced its participation at Dell World 2015, October 20-22, at the Austin Convention Center. Event attendees are invited to meet with top Nexenta executives on booth #6008 to find out more about Nexenta’s unified product portfolio for file, block and object storage and its long-standing partnership with Dell.

Dell and Nexenta's Software-Defined Storage solutions offer a comprehensive suite of storage management services that run on Dell’s world-class servers and storage hardware. Together Dell and Nexenta offer:

  • Dell Certified Reference Architectures for ease of deployment and support.
  • One software stack for all-disk, hybrid and all-flash storage configurations.
  • More than 1 Exabyte deployed.
  • Fully integrated with Dell ProSupport.

These high-performance yet cost-effective data storage solutions take advantage of features such as inline deduplication, unlimited snapshots and cloning and high availability support. Dell Certified Reference Architectures enable ease of deployment and support – and being fully integrated with Dell ProSupport means that Nexenta customers receive the premium support services they have come to demand and expect.

You will also find Nexenta within Dell World's Customer Solution Demos Area showcasing its NexentaStor MetroHA solution.

Dell World attendees can learn more about this at Nexenta's booth #6008 and by attending this panel session:

Panel:               From Idea to Acquisition
Come listen to Tarkan Maner, Nexenta Chairman & CEO, discuss what it takes for a company to go
from startup to acquisition by an enterprise.  You will hear from current Dell Ventures portfolio
company Formation Data, the lead partner from Dell Ventures, former VP of Credant and Tarkan
(previously the CEO of Dell acquisition Wyse) as they explain the journey through the Dell
acquisition chain.

Moderator:     Jim Lussier, Managing Director, Dell Ventures

Panelists:         Mark Lewis, CEO, Formation Data - Dell Ventures Portfolio Company
                           Tarkan Maner, Former Wyse CEO, Founder Nexenta
                           Darryll Dewan, Exec VP Credant Technologies

When:               Wednesday, October 21st, 2-2:45pm CT

 Where:             Expo Theater

“To complement their existing infrastructure of archive/back-up and home directories, many forward-looking businesses are already actively engaged in integrating new storage intensive projects into their data center,” said Tarkan Maner, CEO of Nexenta. “Whether its cloud, virtualization or VDI deployments, together, Dell and Nexenta offer these organisations the complete, fully scalable, and flexible enterprise-class storage solution architecture they need in order to confidently grow their IT footprint and hit their performance and financial targets.”

OpenSDx VIP Reception:
Come join us on Wednesday, October 21st from 5PM to 8PM during Dell World at the Parkside Restaurant and enjoy an evening of stimulating networking, delicious cocktails, and entertainment with local Jazz Virtuoso, Will Taylor and Strings Attached!

RSVP HERE TODAY! Space is limited!

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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, 33 patents, and more than 1,200 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.

For more information, visit, www.nexenta.comTwitterFacebookLinkedIn and YouTube. Also, download the newly published Nexenta Special Edition Software Defined Data Centers (SDDC) for Dummies eBook.

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Karbo Communications

Company Contact:                                                                                                             
Allison Darin
Nexenta Systems