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Gridstore Hosts Leading Microsoft fast Track Expert on Delivering Breakthrough Economics with Gridstore Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

Gridstore Hosts Leading Microsoft fast Track Expert on Delivering Breakthrough Economics with Gridstore Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

Webinar to Reveal How to Reduce Data Center Footprint, Drive Down Cost-Per VM, and Increase Performance

Gridstore™ the leader in hyper-converged all flash infrastructure for the Microsoft Cloud-Inspired Data Center today announced the next in its 2015 series of dynamic webinars focused on leading-edge technologies and trends. The webinar, “Microsoft Fast track Architecture Delivers Breakthrough Economics with Gridstore HCI” will feature Microsoft Fast Track Program Manager Claude Lorenson and Kelly Murphy, Founder and CTO of Gridstore. The live webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, September 30th, 9am PDT/Noon EDT/5pm BST/6pm CEST.

Claude and Kelly will discuss the results of a recent report from independent consulting firm Value Prism. Based on Microsoft’s Fast Track Certification program and according to Value Prism, Gridstore offers ‘breakthrough density, economics, and price-to-performance” versus leading converged systems vendors.
Among the topics the Webinar attendees will learn how they can:
• Reduce Data Center Footprints by 75%
• Decrease Cost-Per-VM by 65%
• Increase Overall Performance
• Specific comparison against HP, IBM, and VCE

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The webinar recording will be sent to all attendees at the conclusion of the session. Participants that attend the entire webinar will be entered to win one of three $100 gift cards!

Gridstore’s HyperConverged Appliances (HCA) are purpose-built for the Microsoft Cloud-Inspired Data Center. The HCA brings together compute, SAN and storage into a single system that offers all-flash bare-metal performance, efficient scaling, and scale-to-fit design that eliminates costly compute sprawl. Customers achieve a 10X performance increase with 75% less infrastructure delivering 4X decrease in TCO. The Gridstore HyperConverged Appliance is an ideal platform for infrastructure refreshes and specific Windows workloads such as VDI, SQL Server, Dev/Test, Private Cloud and ROBO.

Gridstore’s HyperConverged Infrastructure supports Windows Azure Pack, enabling deployment of Private-Cloud-in-a-Box easily and cost-effectively. Azure Pack provides a multi-tenant, self-service private cloud interface that works with Windows Server and System Center, to deliver self-service provisioning, easy movement of workloads to the cloud, and infrastructure management. Additionally, Gridstore’s integration with System Center includes VMM for policy-based provisioning and orchestration of compute and storage resources at VM-level granularity.

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Gridstore™ is the leader in HyperConverged All-Flash Infrastructure for the Microsoft Cloud-Inspired Data Center. Our customers gain a 10X performance improvement over traditional storage as we put all-flash as close to the workload as possible. They realize 4X lower TCO by consolidation of three layers of infrastructure into one built on X86 hardware, and 10X less management effort due to less management points and less infrastructure to manage. Gridstore’s HyperConverged Appliances (HCA) include both compute and storage in a single system with the flexibility for nodes being compute and storage or storage only and can scale from a minimum of three nodes to 256. Gridstore’s patented software architecture delivers native Windows integration, per-VM I/O control, and elastic and independent scaling of resources. The Gridstore HCA is an ideal platform for infrastructure refreshes and specific Windows workloads such as VDI, SQL Server, Private Cloud, and ROBO. Gridstore is headquartered in Mountain View, CA. and its products and services are available through a global network of value-added resellers.

Gridstore is a Microsoft Gold OEM and Gold Data Center Partner, a member of the Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance and Certified in the Microsoft Private Cloud Fast Track Program.

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Gridstore, Inc.