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Gridstore Named Product of the Year Finalist for Storage Magazine’s 2015 Product of the Year

Gridstore Named Product of the Year Finalist for Storage Magazine’s 2015 Product of the Year

Market Leader’s All-Flash Hyper-Converged Appliance Challenges Industry Veterans in Annual Awards

Gridstore™ the leader in hyper-converged all flash infrastructure for the Microsoft Cloud-Inspired Data Center today announced it has been chosen as a finalist for TechTarget’s All-flash storage systems: 2015 Products of the Year. Products eligible in the all-flash storage systems category include storage platforms that can only be purchased with all-flash storage and no hard disk drives, including Fibre Channel and iSCSI SAN, NAS, multi-protocol systems, converged and hyper-converged infrastructure products, DAS, solid-state storage drives, disk controllers, caching appliances, storage virtualization appliances and cloud-integrated storage.

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“It is notable that Gridstore is the only hyper-converged system in this list of finalists; we have been visionary in delivering exclusively all-flash in our HyperConverged Appliance,” said Victoria Grey, CMO, Gridstore. “Our customers not only enjoy the performance that all-flash delivers, but our unique architecture does so with the most competitive TCO possible.”

According to TechTarget, finalists for all-flash storage systems show how the all-flash market is maturing. This list includes mainly familiar systems that have been upgraded, although a few vendors’ first all-flash storage systems made the list as well.

Gridstore’s award winning HyperConverged Infrastructure, is delivered as an appliance that offers market leading price/performance, efficient scaling, and scale-to-fit design. The Gridstore HCI is easy and fast to deploy while reducing management time and effort. Leveraging its patented technology, a Gridstore HCI delivers 75% less physical infrastructure and a 65% lower price-per-VM than traditional solutions. The Gridstore HyperConverged Appliance is an ideal platform for infrastructure refreshes and specific workloads such as VDI, SQL Server, Dev/Test, Private Cloud and ROBO.

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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.