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Maxta rolls out limited free version of its hyperconverged storage software

Maxta Inc. is offering up a free but limited version of its hyperconverged, software-defined storage software. The company, which specializes in software-based hyperconvergence for enterprise storage systems, said a free download of its MxSP software is now available for “qualifying organizations” in... Read More »

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Maxta makes MxSP HCI software version perpetually free

Software-only hyper-converged startup Maxta today formally unveiled a free perpetual license option for its MxSP software, following a registration drive launched during VMworld 2016. MxSP is hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) software designed to run on commonly used server hardware.  Maxta said customers can... Read More »

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Maxta Releases Free Hyperconvergence Storage Software

MxSP software helps IT teams of any size transform their complex and costly virtualized infrastructure into an agile, efficient architecture. eWEEK is willing to bet that you have never been offered free hyperconverged, software-defined storage software before Sept. 30, 2016. Maxta, which... Read More »

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Free Maxta MxSP Software License

This licensing model, an industry first in the hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) segment, offers a simpler, more economical approach for enterprises to evaluate, test and quickly deploy HCI in their IT environments. Qualified organizations in the U.S., Canada and select European countries may... Read More »

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Overcoming the Hyperconvergence Planning Problem

Maxta Briefing Note   Hyperconvergence is a compelling solution to organizations trying to simplify their virtual infrastructures in an effort to be more “cloud-like”. The technology consolidates storage software into the hypervisor of a virtual infrastructure, eliminating the need for a separate... Read More »

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Six Buchanan County Schools Deploy Maxta

Maxta, Inc., a provider of hyper-convergence and software-defined storage (SDS) solutions, announced that six schools in Buchanan County, IA have implemented its hyperconverged solution to store and protect its data.   Chris Bresson, the technical coordinator for these schools, maintains the complete... Read More »

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Maxta Introduces Application-Defined Storage and Hyper-Convergence

Streamlining and simplifying IT for virtualized data centers Maxta, Inc. announced that it has further maximized the promise of hyper-convergence by providing application optimization with the release of the Maxta Storage Platform (MxSP) andMaxDeploy appliances. Read More »

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Maxta storage gets application-defined storage tuning

Maxta hyper-convergence customers can apply MxSP ‘application-defined’ templates, or customize their own policy settings for rebuild times, data recovery and reduction.   Maxta kicked off 2016 with an update to its MxSP software hyper-converged platform, adding policy templates that allow customers to... Read More »

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Prosoco in USA Has Chosen Maxta Hyper-Converged Solution

Maxta, Inc., a provider of hyper-converged solutions, announced that PROSOCO, Inc.  has chosen Maxta’s hyper-convergence solution to reduce downtime and constant challenges that stopped many of its business operations. PROSOCO, founded in 1939, is a national manufacturer of products for cleaning, protecting... Read More »

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Hyper-Convergence Market Overview and Definition

Experts have noted that the storage space has not seen much innovation in the past decade.  As many enterprise data center technologies have gone through major architecture “re-dos,” the storage industry has remained virtually unchanged with the exception of some flash caching... Read More »

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Maxta Choose Customer Choice For Hyper-Converged

Hyper-converged purveyor Maxta have been listening carefully to what their customers of the past two years have been saying, and they want choice. A major appeal of hyper-converged offerings is simplicity: simple to buy, simple to use, at least when compared with... Read More »

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Motorola Mobility Chooses Maxta for Business Critical Applications

Maxta Enables High Availability, Flexibility and Ease of Use for Motorola Mobility Infrastructure    SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions today announced that Motorola Mobility has chosen Maxta hyperconvergence solution to reduce IT management and... Read More »

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Motorola Mobility Chooses Maxta to Manage Business Critical Applications

Like every other company, Motorola Mobility has a business to run – and it needs to do so in an efficient, cost-effective manner. By choosing a new hyper-convergence solution, Motorola is reducing IT management and costs across its business critical applications. Motorola (www.motorola.com),... Read More »

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Motorola Mobility Chooses Maxta for Business Critical Applications

Maxta Enables High Availability, Flexibility and Ease of Use for Motorola Mobility Infrastructure   SEPTEMBER 09, 2015 — SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –Maxta, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions today announced that Motorola Mobility has chosen Maxta hyperconvergence solution to... Read More »

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Maxta MxSP hyper-converged storage gets beefed-up OS

Maxta’s user interface enables granular storage management with vSphere, KVM and OpenStack and supports block storage with OpenStack Kilo. Maxta this week upgraded its MxSP hyper-convergence software with features for improved storage management for individual virtual machines. The software vendor added two... Read More »

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Maxta closes storage management gap

Maxta said it has announced MxInsight and MxCloudConnect, simplifying hyper-converged IT management across virtualization technologies. MxInsight includes historical reporting, enhanced policy management, and comprehensive storage quality of service (QoS) management for all Maxta MxSP and MaxDeploy solutions. MxCloudConnect, a remote call home... Read More »

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Maxta Updates Hyper-Converged Platform

Looking to make it simpler to manage hyper-converged systems Maxta today unveiled MxInsight, a set of tools that provides access to historical reporting, enhanced policy management, and quality of service (QoS) management for storage devices embedded inside the platform. In addition, Maxta... Read More »

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Maxta polishes OpenStack credentials with Kilo support

Maxta is polishing up its OpenStack credentials by adding Kilo support, service quality policies, and call-home diagnostics to its hyperconverged software-led systems. Hyperconverged systems refer to integrated, typically virtualised, servers and storage, and some networking, that are bought and operated as single... Read More »

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Maxta Announces New Hyper-Converged Management

Today Maxta announced its aim to simplify hyper-converged management across virtualization technologies with MxInsight and MxCloudConnect. These new offerings combined with Maxta’s enterprise-class data services, will, as Maxta claims, “close the storage management gap eliminating the need for complex and costly storage... Read More »

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Maxta upgrades hyperconverged software with new UI, enhanced reporting

Maxta also announced MxCloudConnect, a cloud based call-home capability, as well as support for OpenStack Kilo out of the gate. Hyperconverged solutions vendor Maxta has upgraded its software with MxInsight, which adds a next-generation UI, historical reporting, enhanced policy management, and comprehensive... Read More »

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Top 16 Innovations for 2015 Celebrated by the Business Intelligence Group

by Biggie in Judges, Press Release, Vote, Winners   PHILADELPHIA, PA—January 22, 2015. Judges have deliberated and made their picks for the 2015 BIG Innovation Awards. These innovations are making major impacts in today’s world. The winning organizations have led the way... Read More »

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Top 10 virtualization startups you’ll hear about in 2015

MxSP software by Maxta Inc. takes a vendor-agnostic approach to software-defined storage that can be used to replace a traditional SAN by pooling storage on standard x86 servers. As heterogeneous data centers become more common, having the ability to deploy a software-only... Read More »

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Maxta’s MaxDeploy Changes the Hyperconvergence Game

Scott D. Lowe, vExpert, MVP Hyper-V, MCSE, Site Editor On January 21, 2015 I try to stay current when it comes to virtualization and storage topics and have a particular interest these days in hyperconverged infrastructure. I am a believer in the... Read More »

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Best Software-defined Infrastructure: Honorable Mention

Source Tech Target; Jan 12, 2015  Maxta’s MxSP v2.0 was highly praised by Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards voters for its innovative approach to software-defined storage. Maxta’s software-only option replaces a traditional storage area network by pooling storage on standard x86 servers. Read More »

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Purpose-built storage for virtual machines

by: Phil Goodwin   Vendors are offering storage systems specifically engineered for virtual machines with an approach that’s fundamentally different from SAN or NAS.   With apologies to John Lennon and his great song, Imagine, here’s a 21st century twist on the... Read More »

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Software-Defined Storage Market Poised for Growth

By Nathan Eddy High-level skill sets needed to manage complex storage, followed closely by the complexity itself, were noted as top challenges to businesses. There is strong interest in deploying software-defined storage (SDS) solutions, according to a 451 Research report sponsored by... Read More »

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96% of US Institutions Are Likely to Adopt Software-Defined Storage – Maxta/Intel/451 Research

And 82% hyper-converged infrastructure This is a Press Release edited by StorageNewsletter.com on 2014.11.20 Maxta, Inc. in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, released results of an independent study conducted by 451 Research LLC of IT purchasers in midmarket companies. Read More »

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Impact Awards: Vote for “Maxta” the best software-defined infrastructure

Vote for the best software-defined infrastructure product in the Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards.  Read More »

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Can you compare software-defined storage architecture to hyper-converged systems?

Hyper-converged systems and software-defined storage provide similar storage management features, but the technologies are architected very differently. Read More »

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Moneymen dash to hand cash to storage upstarts

In pursuit of high-growth investment By Chris Mellor, 6 Oct 2014     Comment There has been a sudden rush of venture capital cash to storage startups as mainstream vendors respond to the upstarts’ products and squeeze their growth window. The backing... Read More »

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Thinking Outside the Storage Box: Maxta Debuts First Software-Only Enterprise Storage Solution for the Virtual Data Center   PR Newswire Press Release by: Maxta Inc.   November 12, 2013 8:35 AM ET   SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Maxta today... Read More »

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Thinking Outside the Storage Box: Maxta Debuts First Software-Only Enterprise Storage Solution for the Virtual Data Center Maxta eliminates the need for storage arrays PRNewswire Press Release by: Maxta Inc. November 12, 2013 SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Maxta today unveiled a... Read More »

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