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StorCentric Enters High Performance All-Flash NVMe Market with Vexata Acquisition
July 02, 2019 By BlueAlly
StorCentric continues to execute its strategy with the fourth acquisition in under a year and expands its portfolio to address the fast growing all-flash storage market
Sunnyvale, CA. – July 2, 2019 – StorCentric, parent company of Drobo, Nexsan and Retrospect, today announced the acquisition of Vexata, its fourth acquisition in less than a year. Vexata’s scalable NVMe high performance flash storage systems power today’s advanced cognitive era applications, such as those driving predictive analytics and autonomous decisions, and pairs it with award-winning StorCentric customer support now available to all Vexata customers.
Performance Requirements for Next Generation of Applications
Vexata’s revolutionary products deliver 10x performance and efficiency improvements at a fraction of the cost of existing all-flash storage solutions. Vexata NVMe flash-based arrays also deploy simply and seamlessly into enterprise and cloud data center environments
“Purchasing Vexata at this time has enabled us to add a powerful and proven enterprise-grade NVMe flash solution that was not previously available under the StorCentric umbrella,” commented Mihir Shah, StorCentric CEO. “Our Nexsan enterprise customers are evaluating NVMe solutions to address evolving requirements for their most demanding applications. The Vexata products will provide a portfolio of highly scalable and performant data storage solutions with the operational simplicity of StorCentric’s portfolio of products.”
This announcement comes shortly after StorCentric’s acquisition of Retrospect, a leading provider of backup and recovery tools, and underscores the company’s commitment to delivering the world’s most comprehensive and powerful family of data storage solutions. The four brands under StorCentric offer a product portfolio with world-class hardware and software storage products, IP, and professional expertise focused on helping customers scale their businesses while accessing, protecting and archiving critical data. StorCentric now has a combined record of 1 million customers, 60 years of storage expertise and a focus on the media & entertainment, financial, government and healthcare verticals.