Nexenta’s Software-Defined Storage Solution, NexentaStor, Wins ‘Storage Management Product of the Year’ at the 2014 SVC Awards

Nexenta also named as ‘Storage Company of the Year’ runner up

Santa Clara, CA, and London, UK – December 2, 2014 – Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS) (#softwaredefinedstorage), today announced that won “Storage Management Product of the Year” at the Storage, Virtualization and Cloud (SVC) Awards. The winning product, NexentaStor, allows customers to experience a high performance enterprise grade solution without the vendor lock-in and high TCO associated with legacy vendors.

The SVC Awards reward the products, projects and services as well as companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualization and storage sectors. The SVC Awards recognize the achievements of end-users, channel partners and vendors alike. 

NexentaStor 4.0 is the leading commercial-grade SDS platform and a key component of the mounting shift towards the Software-Defined Data Centre (SDDC). It delivers high performance, ultra-scalable cloud and virtualization optimized solutions for data centre environments. The solution runs on industry standard hardware providing open, unified storage management at a fraction of the cost of legacy systems, eliminating the vendor lock-in and aging technologies of legacy storage.

“This award reinforces our global traction and leadership in this space,” said Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO at Nexenta. “We are privileged that SVC has continued to support us and reinforce our belief in the future of the Software-Defined Data Center. It is an honor to be recognized as a leader in such a competitive space.”

With demand for flexible storage capabilities growing, Nexenta’s solutions provide the scalable infrastructure needed to extend storage capacities. Software-Defined Storage offers the ability to keep up with the innovation in both hardware and software that is necessary given today’s IT challenges.

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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 "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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