|[May 19, 2014]
Nexenta Delivers Next-Generation Software-Defined Storage Solutions at Cisco Live 2014
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
Today at Cisco
Live 2014, Cisco's (News - Alert) annual IT and communications conference, Nexenta
the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS)
(#softwaredefinedstorage), announced the general availability for
version 2.3 of NexentaConnect
View Edition. This release follows the debut of NexentaConnect
for XenDesktop announced last week; this product portfolio will now
give customers VMware and Citrix end-to-end VDI storage solutions.
Nexenta will be in booth #535 at Cisco Live this week and will
demonstrate its SDS solutions.
NexentaConnect View Edition (formally
NV4V) completes an integrated architecture utilizing Cisco Unified
Computing System (UCS) for a converged storage and compute platform.
NexentaConnect simplifies and accelerates the deployment, management,
and performance of storage in a virtual desktop infrastructure at a much
lower price point. Enhancements in version 2.3 of NexentaConnect View
Enhanced Compression: the addition of LZ4 compression drives the
greatest storage density possible with little to no processor overhead.
Global VSA: the ability to deploy multiple desktop pools across a
single Virtual Storage Appliance per virtualization host, minimizing
resources whle providing greater desktop density without sacrificing
Enhanced Replication: improved and faster replication of desktop pools
when using remote high availability functionality to protect desktop
machines and pools.
Additional View Parameters: updated deployment wizard matching the
Horizon View deployment wizard, providing a seamless transition for
existing View users.
Rethering: automatically migrate virtual desktops to the hosts storing
their data, resulting in increased performance.
Yale New Haven Hospital implemented the VMware Horizon View, Cisco UCS
and NexentaConnect View Edition helping the primary teaching hospital
for Yale School of Medicine (YSM) to deploy an innovative private cloud.
"High performance, scalability and cost-effectiveness were our top
priorities when looking at a virtualized storage solution," said Dave
Franco, System Manager, Yale New Haven Hospital. "Cisco UCS, VMware
Horizon View and NexentaConnect provided us with an integrated solution
that met the needs of our users."
"With NexentaStor for unified shared storage services and this new
release of NexentaConnect for VDI storage optimization, Nexenta
continues to provide the best solution for customers looking to deploy
storage in a virtualized setting," said Thomas Cornely, VP, Product
Management at Nexenta. "Yale New Haven is setting a great example of how
NexentaStor, NexentaConnect, Cisco UCS and VMware Horizon View can help
organizations scale and support more virtual desktops."
"Organizations turn to us to provide complete data and storage systems
that improve the data technology infrastructure," said Rolf Versluis,
CTO at Adcap Network Systems, a Cisco Gold Certified Partner. "Today's
announcement provides us with the opportunity to deliver end-to-end
storage solutions across Citrix or VMware, which is something that our
For more information about Nexenta and Cisco, visit: http://www.nexenta.com/cisco
For more information about NexentaConnect, visit: http://www.nexenta.com/nexentaconnect
During Cisco Live, Nexenta will have booth giveaway drawings and will
also be hosting an OpenSDx VIP Celebration on Wednesday, May 21st
at 5:30pm -7:30pm at the St. Regis Hotel, 4th floor terrace.
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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 www.nexenta.com,
Also, download the newly published Nexenta
Special Edition Software Defined Data Centers (SDDC) for Dummies
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