London, UK - November 22, 2013 – Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software Defined Storage (#softwaredefinedstorage), today announces that its flagship product, NexentaStor, has won “Storage Management Product of the Year” at the Storage, Virtualisation and Cloud (SVC) Awards.
The SVC Awards reward the products, projects and services as well as honor companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualisation and storage sectors. The SVC Awards recognise the achievements of end-users, channel partners and vendors alike.
Mark Robson, network services administrator, North Devon Homes, Ltd, said: “Nexenta’s software is disrupting the market. Its Software Defined Storage fits perfectly into the Software Defined Data Centre of the future and the industry is starting to sit up and realise the true value of opting for this route. It's no surprise to us that their solution is winning industry recognition. Not only does it offer superior performance, but it gives users the ability to easily scale up and out when needed but at a fraction of the price of legacy storage providers."
“SVC’s recognition of Nexenta’s revolutionary software storage technology validates our global traction and leadership in this space,” said Tarkan Maner, Nexenta CEO. “We are honored to continue to be recognised for our approach to open source storage and are proud to receive this industry achievement.”
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.
Nexenta is the inventor and global leader in Software-Defined Storage. Nexenta delivers secure, high-performance, ultra-scalable, cloud- and virtualization-optimized storage software solutions on any hardware platform realizing the “true” Software-Defined Data Center to enable the biggest challenges in IT today; from rich media-driven Social Media to Big Data; from Internet of Things to Mobility via the Cloud. Built upon an “open platform” and running on a broad choice of industry-standard hardware, Nexenta eliminates vendor lock-in and provides open, secure and scalable unified storage management at significantly lower total cost than legacy systems. Nexenta’s global partners include @Cisco, @Dell, @VMware, and other leading IT vendors.
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