Jul 21, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. and AMHERST, N.Y. – July 21, 2015— Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader of Open
Source-driven Software-Defined Storage (OpenSDS) solutions and ATTO Technology, a leading storage connectivity
and infrastructure solution company, today jointly introduced NexentaStor MetroHA. Nexenta’s
award-winning software now supports MetroHA configurations to deliver
unparalleled availability, scalability and performance across multiple data
Figure 1-Typical NexentaStor MetroHA Deployment with 2x ATTO FibreBridge® 6500
This proven solution gives data center managers the ability to protect
business critical applications and eliminate the risk of data loss.
MetroHA synchronously mirrors data between sites and ensures that in the event
of a total site disruption, data services are restored at the secondary
location or remote site within a matter of seconds, without any data loss.
ATTO’s FibreBridge® 6500 Storage Controller, which supports the MetroHA,
currently has more than 25,000 deployments worldwide with a failure rate of
less than 0.1 percent, improving up-time by 75 percent on average and
ultimately, significantly reducing maintenance costs. An accelerated engine
maintains priority for data transfers and eases the workload of attached
central processing units (CPUs), increasing process efficiency. The controller
allows multiple nodes to attach to the same group of storage, streamlining
server commands and increasing scalability.
Nexenta’s flagship OpenSDS platform that delivers unified file and block
storage services for demanding storage infrastructures by increasing
flexibility and scalability, simplifying data management and dramatically
reducing costs without sacrificing reliability. NexentaStor has been deployed
by more than six thousand customers globally.
“Software-defined storage was a key requirement in creating a successful
stretch cluster and as the market leader, Nexenta was the clear choice,” said
Thomas Kolniak, Director of Products at ATTO Technology. “Nexenta’s technical
superiority and comparatively low cost added tremendous value. NexentaStor
allowed us to deliver the highest levels of scalability, reliability and data
integrity, eliminating the geographic constraints of the past.”
“Our Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage solutions maximize
flexibility and choice for our customers. By partnering with ATTO Technology,
we continue to expand the set of enterprise applications that can benefit from
Nexenta solutions” said Thomas Cornely, Chief Product Officer at Nexenta. “With
zero data loss and continuous operations in the event of site failures,
NexentaStor MetroHA is designed to meet the most stringent availability
requirements of our enterprise customers.”
The NexentaStor list price per GB ranges for larger capacity (1PB) levels is
$0.18/GB including support. Prices can decrease with volume and per year based
on support. Nexenta also provides a two tier distribution model. When
purchasing NexentaStor with the separate MetroHA license, a Gold Level or
higher support starting a $4,900, as well as on-site installation from a
certified partner starting at $25k, is required.
For more information, please refer to the NexentaStor
MetroHA Solution Brief.
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Nexenta is the global leader in Open Source-driven Software-Defined Storage
(OpenSDS) with 6,000+ customers, 400+ partners, 33 patents, and more than 1,200
petabytes of storage under management. Nexenta uniquely integrates
software-only “Open Source” collaboration with commodity hardware-centric
“Software-Defined Storage” innovation. Nexenta OpenSDS solutions are 100%
software-based; and 100% hardware-, protocol-, and app-agnostic providing
organizations with Total Freedom protecting them against punitive vendor
lock-in. Nexenta provides organizations with the "true" benefits of
Software-Defined Everything-centric Cloud Computing – from data centers to end
users; from the infrastructure to apps. Nexenta OpenSDS enables everyday apps
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
– for all types of Clouds – Private, Public, and Hybrid. Founded around an
"Open Source” platform and industry-disrupting vision, Nexenta delivers its
award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions
with a global partner network, including Cisco, Citrix, Dell, HP, Quanta,
SanDisk, Seagate, Supermicro, VMware, Western Digital, Wipro, and many
For more information, visit, www.nexenta.com, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.
Also, download the newly published Nexenta Special Edition Software
Defined Data Centers (SDDC) for Dummies eBook.
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