|By Marketwired .||
|September 23, 2013 09:09 AM EDT||
SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/13 -- PernixData, the leader in virtualizing server flash, today announced a complimentary upcoming webinar led by technology evangelist Frank Denneman, focused on the role of flash in the enterprise virtual data center.
Virtualization has significantly changed the way modern data centers operate today, but storage systems have not kept pace, creating I/O bottlenecks that significantly hamper application performance. In today's enterprise, IT administrators need a way to efficiently scale storage performance using virtualization, much in the same way they scale server compute and memory. Many industry leaders view flash as the savior to storage I/O bottlenecks. But, implementing flash can be challenging -- should it go in your SAN, your servers or both? And, what key features (e.g. write acceleration, clustering, etc.) are required to turn flash into an effective tool for accelerating storage performance across an entire data center?
Join the PernixData webinar to hear about the potential for this exciting technology, the pros and cons of various flash deployment methodologies, best practice advice for turning flash into an effective tool for accelerating storage performance, real world case studies, and end user benefits of implementing flash, including lower VM latencies, increased IOPS, improved storage utilization, and more.
What: "The Role of Flash in your Virtual Data Center"
When: Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET/ 5 p.m. GMT
Who: Frank Denneman, Technology Evangelist at PernixData
For more information and registration: http://info.pernixdata.com/FlashHypervisor
PernixData recently announced the general availability of its flagship product, PernixData FVP, the industry's first and only hypervisor for server side flash. This revolutionary software virtualizes all server side flash into a clustered acceleration tier that enables IT administrators to quickly, easily and cost-effectively scale-out storage performance completely independent of storage capacity. The result is unprecedented read and write performance for all virtual machines (VMs), without the need to change existing server and storage infrastructure. With flash storage virtualization, PernixData fundamentally changes how storage is designed and operated in virtual data centers.
PernixData is fundamentally changing how storage is designed and operated in virtual data centers. The company's flagship software product, PernixData FVP, virtualizes server side flash to enable scale-out storage performance that is independent of capacity. No changes are required to VMs, servers or primary storage, ensuring maximum performance of all virtualized applications in a seamless, scalable and cost-effective manner.
Based in San Jose, California, PernixData was founded by virtualization experts and backed by industry luminaries in the software space. For more information, please visit www.pernixdata.com and follow us on Twitter @PernixData.