Software-defined enterprise storage platform provider, StorONE, has struck a strategic distribution deal with Spinnakar. The IT distributor will bring StorONE’s storage platform to the EMEA market. StorONE’s storage platform allows for deploying any combination of workloads (file storage, block storage, and object storage), supporting all storage protocols, and utilizing any mix of media and applications.
By working with selected distributors that can promote go to market activities, boost adoption rates and grow service accounts, StorONE continues to aggressively build its worldwide client base. Spinnakar is focused on bringing top emerging technologies for cloud, data center and security to the EMEA market. StorONE’s Enterprise Storage Platform would be a good fit to their IT distribution portfolio, as it may help maximize data protection and minimize TCO for Spinnaker’s client base.
“Our approach is to have a community of complimentary vendors as part of our portfolio so that we can offer end users the greatest breadth of emerging technologies to satisfy their cloud, data center and security needs,” said Gerard Brophy, Managing Director of Spinnakar. “StorONE’s software-defined storage platform ticks off many of the checkboxes we look for in evaluating new opportunities. We look forward to leveraging StorONE’s technology to help our customers achieve the performance, protection and workload placement they need at an attractive cost-point.”
S1 Enterprise Storage Platform
StorOne’s S1 Enterprise Storage Platform would help simplify organizations’ storage infrastructures while significantly reducing expenses. It provides a solution for IT professionals that exceeds the objectives of software-defined storage. According to Spinnakar, it creates a storage platform the meets all current storage needs while being ready for future innovation.
StorOne’s platform is also protocol independent, including fibre, iSCSI, NFS, SMB and S3. All benefits of the Enterprise Storage Platform are available on-premises or in the cloud. They come with the same enterprise-class feature set, driven by the same interface, which would significantly reduce the cost of storage operations.
“Spinnakar brings tremendous value to StorONE by leveraging their distribution channel and end-user relationships to ensure our Enterprise Storage Platform reaches organizations throughout the EMEA that need advanced cloud and data center technologies,” said Gal Naor, CEO and co-founder of StorONE. “Spinnakar has the expertise and knowledge we seek in partners to ensure that the full value of our platform is able to be deployed in the most-challenging IT environments. The S1 portfolio of products slips seamlessly into existing infrastructure while extracting maximum performance and providing a complete feature set. We feel this is going to be an excellent partnership with value for both parties and customers alike.”
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