|[January 29, 2014]
CloudByte Wins 2014 Cloud Computing Award
CUPERTINO, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
CloudByte, the first company to provide dynamically selectable storage
performance on industry-standard hardware, announced today that the
company was a winner of the 2013-2014 Cloud Awards Program in the Best
Cloud Infrastructure category.
Identifying and celebrating excellence in the field of cloud computing,
Computing Awards program encourages entries from across the entire
globe - the US, Canada, Australasia and EMEA regions. More than 200
organizations entered this year. Categories included Best Cloud
Infrastructure, Data Innovation of the Year, "Best in Mobile" Cloud
Solution, Most Promising Start-Up and Best Software as a Service.
Cloud Awards organizer Larry Johnson said: "We are extremely pleased to
endorse CloudByte, giving added value to its clients, disrupting
business models and leveraging cloud technologies to be the best of the
"We are pleased to be recognized for our work in the cloud service
provider space," said Greg Goelz, CEO of CloudByte. "This award
validates our accomplishments in helping cloud service providers compete
with and differentiate from industry leaders such as Amazon."
This is the second recognition for CloudByte this month. Earlier this
month, Storae Magazine and SearchStorage.com named CloudByte a Product
of the Year finalist.
About the Cloud Awards
Awards is an international program, which has been recognizing and
honoring industry leaders, innovators and organizational transformation
in cloud computing since 2011. The awards are open to large, small,
established and start-up organizations from across the entire globe,
with an aim to find and celebrate the pioneers who will shape the future
of the Cloud as we move into 2014 and beyond. Categories include the Software
as a Service award, Most Promising Start-Up, and "Best in Mobile"
Cloud Solution. Finalists were selected by a judging panel of
international industry experts. For more information about the Cloud
Awards please visit http://www.cloud-awards.com/.
Targeted to the needs of cloud service providers - public and private -
CloudByte's patent-pending storage software solutions deliver
dynamically selectable performance for each application or tenant. By
providing unified block, file, and direct attached storage, CloudByte
eliminates inefficient and costly storage silos and enables scaling from
a single site to distributed cloud environments without disruption.
Established in 2010 and managed by technology executives from companies
such as Cisco, HP, IBM, NetApp, Novell, and SanDisk (News - Alert), CloudByte is
venture-backed by Fidelity Worldwide Investment, Nexus Venture Partners
and Kae Capital. For more information, visit www.cloudbyte.com
or follow www.twitter.com/cloudbyteinc.
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