451 Research Reveals Strong Interest in Hyper-Convergence and Software-Defined Storage

Intel and Maxta Commission 451 Research to Survey Midmarket   Survey Reveals 96% of Institutions are Likely to Adopt Software-Defined Storage and 82% are Likely to Adopt Hyper-Converged Infrastructure; 61% Cite Managing Storage at a Virtual Machine Level as Most Appealing Feature   Sunnyvale, Calif., November 13, 2014 – Maxta®, a leader in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, today released results of an independent study conducted by 451 Research of IT purchasers in midmarket companies. A few hundred companies with annual … Read More

Maxta Storage Platform Named Best Software-Defined Infrastructure Finalist in Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards

 Sunnyvale, Calif., October 23, 2014 – Maxta®, a leader in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, today announced that its Maxta Storage Platform (MxSP™) has been named among 2014’s best software-only products that provide advanced infrastructure capabilities to commodity data center hardware by judges of the Modern Infrastructure Impact Awards.   The Impact Awards recognize the top products, technologies and services in the essential areas of technology that Modern Architecture covers. The award-winning tools are those that help enterprise businesses run with … Read More

Maxta Inc. Names Jim Fitzgerald Vice President of Business Development and OEM Sales

  Sunnyvale, Calif., September 17, 2014 – Maxta, a leader in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, today announced the appointment of Jim Fitzgerald as its vice president of business development and OEM sales.  Fitzgerald, who has 25 years of sales and management experience in enterprise software and storage, joins Maxta from Nexenta Systems where he was vice president of business development. He led Nexenta’s partnership strategy and successfully closed OEM sales and strategic relationships with companies such as Cisco, VMware, Intel, … Read More

Maxta Wins Intel Developer Forum’s “Most Innovative App” Award

Maxta MaxDeploy Honored for Being the First Hyper-Converged Solution to Run on the New Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 Processors, Providing Users with 40%+ Performance Improvement Sunnyvale, Calif., September 15, 2014 –Maxta, a leader in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, today announced that it was awarded the Most Innovative App award at the Intel Developer Forum for its innovative MaxDeploy™, the first hyper-converged solution to run on the Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3. According to the judges, “Maxta demonstrated significant improvements over the … Read More

Maxta Delivers the First Hyper-Converged Solution to Run on Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 as a New MaxDeploy™ Reference Architecture

New Release of MxSP Software-Defined Storage Solution Delivers Significant Improvements Over Previous Generation of Processors and Includes Enhanced Functionality Sunnyvale, Calif., September 8, 2014 – Maxta, a leader in hyper-convergence and software-defined storage, today announced a new MaxDeploy™ Reference Architecture that is the first hyper-converged solution to run on the new Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v3 family, along with significant updates to its MxSP software. The new release of MxSP is the first software-define storage solution to leverage the new … Read More

Maxta Introduces MaxDeploy Hyper-Converged Reference Architecture Built on Intel Server Boards and Systems

Addresses the Demands of Fast-Growing Hyper-Convergence Market with Pre-Validations and Performance Predictability     Sunnyvale, CA, Aug 18, 2014 – Maxta, a leading provider of hyper-converged storage solutions, today announced the MaxDeploy™ Reference Architecture built on Intel® Server Boards and Systems that uses Maxta MxSP software-defined storage to maximize the promise of hyper-convergence. MaxDeploy delivers a new and flexible way of deploying hyper-converged solutions for the virtual data center. MaxDeploy pre-defines and validates solutions running on popular server platforms to … Read More

Maxta to Show How to Maximize the Promise of Hyper-convergence at VMworld

Maxta, a developer of the VM-centric storage platform MxSP™ that turns standard servers into a hyper-converged compute and storage solution for virtualized environments, will showcase how its software-defined storage solution helps customers simplify IT and maximize their investment in server virtualization without compromising enterprise-class data services. When: August 24-28 Where: Booth #305 of the Moscone Center in San Francisco Why: A VMware-certified partner, Maxta’s software-defined storage helps companies maximize the promise of hyper-convergence. Maxta’s software-defined storage solution gives companies the choice … Read More

Award: Maxta Recognized by CRN as a 2014 Emerging Vendor

The annual Emerging Vendors list identifies up-and-coming technology vendors that have introduced innovative new products, creating opportunities for channel partners in North America to create high-margin, cutting-edge solutions for their customers.

Award: Maxta Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

Sunnyvale, Calif — Maxta, a developer of the VM-centric storage platform MxSP™ that turns standard servers into a converged compute and storage solution for virtualized environments, has been selected as a winner of the Red Herring Top 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most-promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. Red Herring announced its Top 100 award winners in recognition of the leading private companies from the Americas, celebrating these startups’ innovations and technologies across … Read More

Former Nimble Storage Executive, Carolyn Crandall, Joins Maxta as Vice President of Marketing

Carolyn Crandall, industry veteran, will lead Maxta’s global expansion and continued growth as Vice President of Marketing SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Maxta, a developer of the VM-centric storage platform MxSP™ that turns standard servers into a converged compute and storage solution for virtualized environments, today announced the appointment of 25-year technology industry executive Carolyn Crandall as its vice president of marketing. Most recently, Crandall was Vice President of Corporate and Field Marketing for Nimble Storage, where she helped propel … Read More