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

Datasheets

Title Description Format
Maxta Storage Platform Overview and benefits of Maxta Storage Platform PDF
Maxta Storage for VMware Technical specifications and benefits of Maxta storage in VMware vSphere and OpenStack environments PDF
Maxta for Service Providers Datasheet Overview of Maxta Software-Centric
Hyperconverged solution for Service Providers
PDF
Maxta for OpenStack Datasheet Overview of Maxta Hyperconverged Solutions for OpenStack PDF
MaxDeploy™ Hyperconverged Appliances Datasheet Overview of MaxDeploy™ Hyperconverged Appliances — applications, server virtualization and storage on industry standard servers. PDF
MaxDeploy™ Hyperconverged ThinkServer® Appliance Datasheet Pre-validated MaxDeploy™ Hyperconverged Appliances utilize Maxta® Storage Platform (MxSP™) with Lenovo ThinkServer. PDF
MaxDeploy™ Hyperconverged Dell Appliance Datasheet Pre-validated MaxDeploy™ Hyperconverged Appliances utilize Maxta® Storage Platform (MxSP™) with Dell Servers.  PDF

Customer Case Studies

TITLE DESCRIPTION FORMAT
Customer Case Study: Prosoco See how Prosoco was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their IT applications PDF
Customer Case Study: Motorola Mobility See how Motorola was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their databases and middleware applications PDF
Customer Case Study: Buchanan County Learn how Buchanan County uses Maxta to maintain a user-friendly and reliable IT Infrastructure PDF
Customer Case Study: Driscoll’s See how Driscoll’s was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage in their Remote Offices and Branch Offices PDF
Customer Case Study: VSS Monitoring See how VSS Monitoring was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their Test and Development infrastructure PDF
Customer Case Study: Vedams See how Vedams was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage in their primary data center PDF
Customer Case Study: National Restaurant A leading national restaurant chain deploys Maxta storage for their Disaster Recovery infrastructure PDF
Customer Case Study: Dutch Municipality See how a Dutch municipality was able to realize the benefits of Maxta storage for their VDI implementation PDF

White Papers and Reference Architectures

TITLE DESCRIPTION FORMAT
Maxta Solutions White Paper Explanation of all components of the Maxta® architecture and the benefits each feature brings to the virtual data center PDF
HP ProLiant SL2500 with Maxta Storage Platform Hyperconverged 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® Hyperconverged Solutions Whitepaper 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 Platform Reference 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 Hyperconverged Maxta® Storage Platform Configuration and benefits of Cumulus® Linux® and Hyperconverged Maxta® Storage Platform PDF

 

Solution Briefs

Title Description Format
Remote Offices and Branch Offices Solution Brief Benefits of deploying Maxta storage in Remote Offices and Branch Offices PDF
Test and Development Solution Brief Benefits of using Maxta storage for Test and Development PDF
Virtualized Data Centers Solution Brief Benefits of using Maxta storage in virtualized data centers: How Maxta helps realize the software-defined data center vision PDF
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Solution Brief Benefits of using Maxta storage for Virtual Desktop deployments PDF
Maxta and Zerto Solution Brief – Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery in a Box Maxta Storage Platform integrated with Zerto Virtual Replication provides a simplified, automated and cost-effective BC/DR solution.  PDF
Joint Maxta – Mellanox Solution Brief on VDI Hyperconverged Storage and High Performance Networking Applied to Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Use Case PDF

MaxDeploy Hyperconverged Appliance Brief

Configuration and benefits of MaxDeploy Hyperconverged Appliance on Industry Standard Servers for vSphere  PDF
MaxDeploy Reference Architecture for Mirantis OpenStack and Intel Rack-Mount servers Configuration and benefits of MaxDeploy Hyperconverged Reference Architecture for Mirantis OpenStack and Intel Rack-Mount Servers PDF

Analyst Briefs

Title Description Format
Comparing Hyperconvergence Architectures

Introduction and overview of Hyperconvergence Architectures

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

PDF

Hyperconvergence 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, DeepStorage PDF
Enterprise Storage Guide Five ways to tame the storage beast PDF
eGeek Consulting Essential elements of a server SAN: Solution for virtualized environments PDF
ESG Analyst Brief Can Maxta eliminate the storage array? PDF
SSG-NOW Snapshot Report Maxta Storage: Simple, scalable storage for virtualization PDF
Storage Switzerland Analyst Brief Maxta briefing note PDF
The Register Maxta storage product hands-on evaluation Web
State of the Hyperconvergence Market Hyperconvergence market assessment 2014

PDF

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

PDF

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

PDF

Videos and Webinars

TITLE DESCRIPTION FORMAT
Maxta Company Overview Yoram Novick, Maxta CEO interview with Scott Lowe Co-Founder Actual/Tech Media Video
Maxta Product Overview Introduction to Maxta product and the storage gap that the product addresses Video
Maxta Hyperconvergence Overview Yoram Novick, Maxta CEO interview with Scott Lowe Co-Founder Actual/Tech Media Video
Maxta Technical Overview Kiran Sreenivasmurthy, Maxta Director of Product Management interview with David Davis vExpert Actual/Tech Media Video
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
Hyperconvergence – 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 Hyperconvergence.

Maxta Presents at Storage Field Day 7

Yoram Novick, CEO and Founder

Video

Maxta Solutions Overview

This session will cover Maxta’s solutions for hyperconvergence 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 Hyperconvergence

Learn about the Maxta Lenovo hyper-converged solutions. Webinar

Solving the IT Lifecycle Problem with Hyperconvergence

Learn about how hyperconvergence can improve the IT Lifecycle Problem

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

Webinar