Pivot3 Press Release

Storage Magazine Readers Name Pivot3 the
2016 Hyperconverged Product of the Year

Award highlights industry momentum and continued innovation in enterprise IT infrastructure.

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pivot3, a pioneer and innovator in the development of hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solutions, today announced that it won the Hyperconverged Product of the Year Award at the 2016 Storage Awards (the Storries XIII) based on votes cast by readers of Storage Magazine.

.@Pivot3Inc proud to announce #Hyperconverged Product of the Year win at the 2016 @STMagAndAwards!

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Pivot3 was recognized at an awards ceremony on June 16, 2016 at the Grand Connaught Rooms in London attended by more than 400 industry innovators and thought leaders. Readers of Storage Magazine cast over 50,000 votes for their favorite products, people and companies.

“Pivot3’s architecture is fundamentally different than other hyperconverged solutions because it provides storage efficiency, data protection and guaranteed performance to mission-critical applications with VM-level Quality of Service – something other vendors can’t offer,” said Andy Hill, area vice president, Europe. “We’re honored to see this recognized by Storage Magazine’s readers, which further validates the high-performance solutions we bring to market.”

2016 has been a monumental year for Pivot3, with its February 2016 acquisition of NexGen Storage and $55 million in funding in March 2016, followed by its June 16 announcement of its first joint product combining technology from NexGen Storage. Pivot3’s new vSTAC XLS provides customers with integrated management of hyperconverged infrastructure and a PCIe flash storage tier with VM-level quality of service to guarantee performance of mission critical applications.

The award comes on the heels of three recent awards that recognize Pivot3’s innovation in hyperconverged infrastructure solutions for enterprise IT and security applications.

Pivot3 provides hyperconverged infrastructure solutions to more than 2000 customers in 53 countries. For more information about Pivot3’s solutions, visit pivot3.com.

About Pivot3

Pivot3 is the world’s leading provider of dynamic hyperconverged solutions. Pivot3’s patented solutions dramatically improve data center simplicity and economics by increasing scale-out performance, driving down complexity and cost, saving an extraordinary amount of disk and physical space and ensuring fault tolerance. With Pivot3’s unique Quality of Service and Virtualization Management capabilities, customers are able to prioritize data and application performance based on business value. Today, Pivot3 has more than 2,000 customers around the world deploying more than 16,000 globally hyperconverged infrastructures in multiple industries such as video surveillance, healthcare, government, transportation, entertainment, education, gaming and retail. Join us on LinkedIn, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@Pivot3Inc) or visit us at http://pivot3.com. The company has won numerous awards and was most recently featured by CRN in their top 50 Virtualization list. To learn more about Pivot3, visit http://www.pivot3.com.


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