Maxta Named a 2015 Cool Vendor in Storage Technologies by Gartner

Recognized for providing innovative storage capabilities via new architecture and deployment method  Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 16, 2015 – Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions, has been named a “Cool Vendor” in Gartner’s April “Cool Vendors in Storage, 2015.” The report points out, “Emerging storage vendors offer data center managers and storage administrators new antidotes for their storage challenges. This research details five companies that provide innovative storage capabilities via new architecture and deployment methods.” According to the report, … Read More

Maxta Hyper-convergence Solution with Cumulus Networks Reduces Data Center Complexity and Cost

Next Generation Architecture Delivers Hyper-convergence Enabling an Entire Data Center Built Exclusively on Industry Standard Hardware   Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 25, 2015 – Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions, today announced solutions to enable hyper-convergence for environments built on Maxta software and Cumulus® Linux®, the operating system for open networking from Cumulus Networks®. This next generation software-defined architecture enables an entire data center to be built using industry-standard hardware to create a simple, cost-effective, yet powerful solution that … Read More

Maxta Awarded 5-Star Rating in CRN’s 2015 Partner Program Guide

Annual guide recognizes the best channel partner programs in the market   Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 23, 2015 – Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions, today announced it has been awarded a 5-Star rating in The Channel Company’s CRN 2015 Partner Program Guide. This annual directory is the definitive listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements … Read More

Lenovo and Maxta Established Strategic Partnership to Co-innovate and Deliver Hyper-Converged Solutions to the Chinese Market

Brings together industry-leading Lenovo systems with innovative Maxta software to deliver the best hyper-converged solution leveraging Lenovo top-notch sales and support Beijing China and Sunnyvale, California, March 15, 2016 – Lenovo and Maxta today announced that they have jointly developed a hyper-converged appliance that Lenovo will sell and support throughout China. The custom offering leverages Lenovo systems and Maxta software with comprehensive enterprise-class management and data services that enable customers to move away from traditional SAN and NAS devices and … Read More

Maxta Supports Newly Announced VMware vSphere 6

Company continues to lead in data center innovation with hyper-converged solutions that provide the greatest choice of servers, hypervisors and scalability  Sunnyvale, Calif. – February 17, 2015 – Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions, today announced support for VMware® vSphere 6® for its MaxDeploy™ Reference Architectures and Maxta Storage Platform software (MxSP™) as part of the company’s on-going commitment to providing organizations immediate access to the most cutting-edge virtual data center innovations. MaxDeploy and MxSP general availability for VMware … Read More

Maxta Named to CRN Data Center 100

Annual list recognizes technology vendors that power, support and protect today’s data centers through channel partners Sunnyvale, Calif. – February 9, 2015 –Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged solutions, today announced that it has been recognized in The Channel Company’s annual CRN Data Center 100 list, featuring technology vendors whose solutions are vital to today’s data centers. Selected by the CRN editorial staff after months of in‐depth research and nominations from solution providers, each vendor on the Data Center 100 … Read More

Maxta Enhances Partner Program with Expanded Support for MaxDeploy Hyper-Convergence Reference Architectures

New program provides partners resources and support offerings in response to increased demand for hyper-converged solutions Sunnyvale, Calif. – January 21, 2015 – Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged and software-defined storage solutions, today announced an expansion of its Maxta Value-Added Partner (MVP) Program that enables partners to capitalize on the increased adoption of virtualized platforms by providing customers with hyper-converged solutions that dramatically simplify IT and reduce cost by leveraging standard hardware. In addition to opportunities reselling and providing products … Read More

Maxta Enables Hyper-Convergence for OpenStack with Enterprise-Class Data Services

Maxta and Mirantis Deliver on the Promise of Hyper-Convergence to Next-Generation Data Centers and Clouds, Leveraging OpenStack and Standard Hardware for Compute and Storage Sunnyvale, Calif. – December 17, 2014 – Maxta®, a leading provider of hyper-converged and software-defined storage solutions, today announced solutions to enable hyper-convergence for OpenStack. For the first time, service providers and enterprise customers can build private and public clouds based on OpenStack orchestration software and their choice of x86 server platforms, eliminating the need for complex … Read More

Maxta Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner by Thinking Outside the Storage Box

Sunnyvale, Calif., November 24, 2014 – Maxta, a leader in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, has been selected as a winner of the Red Herring Top 100 Global award, highlighting the most exciting startups from Asia, Europe and the Americas. Maxta had previously been honored by Red Herring as a Top 100 North America winner. Red Herring’s Top 100 Global list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs. Red Herring editors were among the first … Read More

Maxta Provides First Hyper-Converged Solution Certified for Cisco UCS Server Platform Supporting Metro Distances

Hyper-Convergence for Mission Critical Use Cases with Maxta MaxDeploy Pre-Validated Reference Architecture and Cisco Compatibility Certifications  Sunnyvale, Calif. – November 18, 2014 – Maxta ®, a leading provider of hyper-converged and software-defined storage solutions, today announced that it is the first Cisco® certified hyper-converged solution to run on the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) C-Series Rack-Mount systems and also support clusters spanning metro distances. The Maxta MxSP™ Storage Platform with UCS Rack-Mount servers provides a cost-effective yet powerful solution that provides the simplicity of … Read More