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Software-Defined Storage Saving the Economy

Jill Orhun, VP of Marketing and Strategy, Nexenta Faced with the challenge of an explosion of data from macro trends like social media, mobile, the Internet of Things, and Big Data, many organisations are faced with snowballing technology requirements and

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Welcome to the Software-Defined World

Thomas Cornely, VP of Product Management, Nexenta It’s no secret that today’s organizations are experiencing an unprecedented data explosion. As much as 90% of the world’s data has been created in the last two years and the pace of data

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Software-Defined Storage – Savior of The Internet of Things

Jill Orhun, VP of Marketing at Nexenta investigates how a new, software driven approach to storing data could end up saving hosting providers a small fortune… ‘The Internet of Things’, or connected devices, is an integral part of many people’s

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Software. Defined. Everything. The Next Big Thing.

100% Software. Total Freedom. All Love. By Tarkan Maner, CEO Nexenta Systems @tarkanmaner, #nexenta, #OpenSDx Every day at Nexenta we start the day energized and pumped up because we are part of a true revolution – The Next Big Thing

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Cheers – It’s been a blast! – From Evan Powell

After six years I’m leaving Nexenta. I could not be prouder of what we’ve built at Nexenta.  We took an idea that at the time was radical – let’s bring openness right to the foundation of IT, to the storage

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How Does Software Defined Data Storage Equate to Savings?

Ask any CIO what their greatest concern is, and they’ll invariably come up with some variation of concern over the budget. It’s a Catch-22 for many businesses when it comes to technology: There is always a faster, more reliable option,

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Nexenta Systems-Powered Storage Solution Achieves 1.6 Million IOPS

Nexenta has achieved 1.6 million IOPS (Input/Output Operations per Second) and high-availability with no single point of failure. Comparable solutions from proprietary vendors cost significantly more than the Nexenta and Area Data Systems solution and cannot guarantee high-availability. With the

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A Few Impressions from Dell’s Banking Day in NYC

Three Somewhat Surprising Trends Contributed by Evan Powell, Chief Strategy Officer, Nexenta Systems Back in May,  I was thrilled to discuss Software Defined Storage at Dell’s banking day in their offices in One Penn in NYC. I was one of

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Congratulations to EMC!

Congratulations to EMC and their software teams for announcing ViPR. Since we have been selling software defined storage for a number of years – and now have many more times customers than Vmware did when EMC bought them (and more

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