Datasheets, Case Studies, White Papers & Reference Architectures, Solution Briefs, Analyst Briefs, and Webinars 

Datasheets

TitleDescriptionFormat
Maxta Storage PlatformOverview and benefits of Maxta Storage PlatformPDF
Maxta Storage for VMwareTechnical specifications and benefits of Maxta storage in VMware vSphere and OpenStack environmentsPDF
Maxta for Service Providers DatasheetOverview of Maxta Software-Centric
Hyper-converged solution for Service Providers
PDF
Maxta for OpenStack DatasheetOverview of Maxta Hyper-converged Solutions for OpenStackPDF
MaxDeploy™ Hyper-Converged Appliances DatasheetOverview of MaxDeploy™ Hyper-converged Appliances — applications, server virtualization and storage on industry standard servers.PDF
MaxDeploy™ Hyper-Converged ThinkServer® Appliance DatasheetPre-validated MaxDeploy™ Hyper-converged Appliances utilize Maxta® Storage Platform (MxSP™) with Lenovo ThinkServer.PDF
MaxDeploy™ Hyper-Converged Dell Appliance DatasheetPre-validated MaxDeploy™ Hyper-converged Appliances utilize Maxta® Storage Platform (MxSP™) with Dell Servers. PDF

Customer Case Studies

TITLEDESCRIPTIONFORMAT
Customer Case Study: ProsocoSee how Prosoco was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their IT applicationsPDF
Customer Case Study: Motorola MobilitySee how Motorola was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their databases and middleware applicationsPDF
Customer Case Study: Buchanan CountyLearn how Buchanan County uses Maxta to maintain a user-friendly and reliable IT InfrastructurePDF
Customer Case Study: Driscoll’sSee how Driscoll’s was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage in their Remote Offices and Branch OfficesPDF
Customer Case Study: VSS MonitoringSee how VSS Monitoring was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their Test and Development infrastructurePDF
Customer Case Study: VedamsSee how Vedams was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage in their primary data centerPDF
Customer Case Study: National RestaurantA leading national restaurant chain deploys Maxta storage for their Disaster Recovery infrastructurePDF
Customer Case Study: Dutch MunicipalitySee how Dutch Municipality was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their VDI implementationPDF

White Papers and Reference Architectures

TITLEDESCRIPTIONFORMAT
Maxta Solutions White PaperExplanation of all components of the Maxta® architecture and the benefits each feature brings to the virtual data centerPDF
HP ProLiant SL2500 with Maxta Storage Platform a Hyper-Converged Deployment Guide

Technical white paper and deployment guide for deploying the Maxta Storage Platform on the HP SL2500

Marcus D’Andrea and Hongjun Ma, HP DIA

PDF
Simplified Microsoft Exchange Deployments Using Maxta® Hyper-converged SolutionsWhitepaper describing a simplified and cost-effective way of deploying Microsoft Exchange solution in a mid-range IT organization.PDF
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure on VMware Horizon 6* with View* using Maxta® Storage PlatformReference architecture detailing a solution implementing Maxta® storage software in a VMware Horizon 6.0 with View virtual desktop environment.PDF
Solution Brief for Cumulus® Linux® and Hyper-Converged Maxta® Storage PlatformConfiguration and benefits of Cumulus® Linux® and Hyper-Converged Maxta® Storage PlatformPDF

 

Solution Briefs

TitleDescriptionFormat
Remote Offices and Branch Offices Solution BriefBenefits of deploying Maxta storage in Remote Offices and Branch OfficesPDF
Test and Development Solution BriefBenefits of using Maxta storage for Test and DevelopmentPDF
Virtualized Data Centers Solution BriefBenefits of using Maxta storage in virtualized data centers: How Maxta helps realize the software-defined data center visionPDF
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Solution BriefBenefits of using Maxta storage for Virtual Desktop deploymentsPDF
Maxta and Zerto Solution Brief – Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery in a BoxMaxta Storage Platform integrated with Zerto Virtual Replication provides a simplified, automated and cost-effective BC/DR solution. PDF
Joint Maxta – Mellanox Solution Brief on VDIHyper-Converged Storage and High Performance Networking Applied to Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Use CasePDF

MaxDeploy Hyper-Converged Appliance Brief

Configuration and benefits of MaxDeploy Hyper-Converged Appliance on Industry Standard Servers for vSphere PDF
MaxDeploy Reference Architecture for Mirantis OpenStack and Intel Rack-Mount serversConfiguration and benefits of MaxDeploy Hyper-Converged Reference Architecture for Mirantis OpenStack and Intel Rack-Mount ServersPDF

Analyst Briefs

TitleDescriptionFormat
Comparing Hyperconvergence Architectures

Introduction and overview of Hyperconvergence Architectures

Scott D. Lowe, vExpert, MVP Virtual Machine, MCSE
& Co-Founder of Actual/Tech Media

PDF

Hyper-convergence Market Goes Mainstream Differentiating Hyperconverged Infrastructures

 

Introduction and overview of  Maxta’s Hyperconverged Solutions

Taneja Group

PDF

Snapshots without penalty: How Maxta beats VSAN snapshots

Howard Marks, DeepStoragePDF
Enterprise Storage GuideFive ways to tame the storage beastPDF
eGeek ConsultingEssential elements of a server SAN: Solution for virtualized environmentsPDF
ESG Analyst BriefCan Maxta eliminate the storage array?PDF
SSG-NOW Snapshot ReportMaxta Storage: Simple, scalable storage for virtualizationPDF
Storage Switzerland Analyst BriefMaxta briefing notePDF
The RegisterMaxta storage product hands-on evaluationWeb
State of the Hyper-Convergence MarketHyper-convergence market assessment 2014

PDF

State of the Software-Defined Storage MarketStrategic guide to software-defined storage

PDF

Taking a Giant Leap Forward in Software-Defined StorageIntroduction to the advantages of software-defined storage

PDF

Videos and Webinars

TITLEDESCRIPTIONFORMAT
Maxta Company OverviewYoram Novick, Maxta CEO interview with Scott Lowe Co-Founder Actual/Tech MediaVideo
Maxta Product OverviewIntroduction to Maxta product and the storage gap that the product addressesVideo
Maxta Hyper-Convergence OverviewYoram Novick, Maxta CEO interview with Scott Lowe Co-Founder Actual/Tech MediaVideo
Maxta Technical OverviewKiran Sreenivasmurthy, Maxta Director of Product Management interview with David Davis vExpert Actual/Tech MediaVideo
Hyper-Converged Infrastructure: Software-Based Flexibility vs. Appliance-Based Solutions

Learn how to evaluate and compare software-based, reference architectures, and appliance-based hyper-converged solutions.

Host: Scott Lowe, Actual/Tech Media

Webinar
Hyper-Convergence – Avoiding Hypervisor and Hardware Lock-In

Learn about the key challenges that make hypervisor and hardware lock in undesirable and understand how Maxta is poised to address the issues of lock-in

Host: Scott Lowe, Actual/Tech Media

 Webinar
Snapshots Without Penalty

How Maxta beats VSAN snapshots

Host: Howard Marks, DeepStorage

Webinar

Who is Maxta? “Think Outside the Storage Box”

Learn how Maxta “Thinks Outside the Storage Box” with Hyper-Convergence.

Maxta Presents at Storage Field Day 7

Yoram Novick, CEO and Founder

Video

Maxta Solutions Overview

This session will cover Maxta’s solutions for hyper-convergence and Maxta’s technology building blocks. Learn about Maxta capabilities, features, and functions.

Maxta Presents at Storage Field Day 7

Kiran  Sreenivasamurthy,    Director of Product Management        

Video

Maxta Design Principles and Software Stack

Learn what is “under the hood” of the Maxta solution architecture. 

Maxta Presents at Storage Field Day 7

Raghu Shastry, Lead Engineer    

Video

Maxta KVM/OpenStack Demo

This demo will show Maxta hyper-converged solution, based on MxSP, being set up in a KVM/OpenStack environment, running key data services.

Maxta Presents at Storage Field Day 7

Christian Czezatke,    Lead Engineer

Video

Maxta, Lenovo, and SYNNEX – Lowering the cost of IT through Hyper-convergence

Learn about the Maxta Lenovo hyper-converged solutions.Webinar

Solving the IT Lifecycle Problem with Hyper-Convergence

Learn about how hyper-convergence can improve the IT Lifecycle Problem

Host: Dave Davis, Actual/Tech Media & Arjun Narang, Maxta

Webinar