Strategic Acquisition Adds AI-Enabled High Performance NVMe, Virtualized and Hybrid Flash Technology to DDN’s Enterprise Offerings, Enhanced by Partnership with Western Digital

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Nov. 20, 2019 — /BackupReview.info/ — DDN®, the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and multicloud data management, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the IntelliFlashTM business from Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC).

The acquisition of IntelliFlash expands DDN’s portfolio of intelligent infrastructure offerings for the enterprise with best-in-class NVMe flash solutions and highly versatile hybrid storage arrays, backed by an industry leading AI-enabled, predictive analytics platform. With IntelliFlash, DDN extends its market leadership in end-to-end data management solutions and enables enterprises to solve their most demanding data center requirements across AI, analytics, IoT, multicloud, and virtualized environments.

“IntelliFlash adds the most powerful and versatile NVMe, hybrid flash and predictive analytics platform in the industry to DDN’s market leading enterprise storage offering for virtualized environments, IoT and data at scale requirements,” said Alex Bouzari, CEO and co-founder, DDN. “Our customers can truly enhance the value and simplify the management of their data in the multicloud with insight, ease of use and flexibility across the broadest range of platforms, applications and environments.”

The acquisition of IntelliFlash adds more than 1,700 customers and partners, seven years of flash storage innovation, a strong patent portfolio and a great engineering and global go-to-market team to DDN’s Enterprise Division. With today’s enterprise and cloud-scale data initiatives, it is essential for IT infrastructures to deliver ease of management, high performance, flexibility and stability to meet and exceed digital modernization demands. DDN’s enterprise business unit now combines IntelliFlash, Tintri’s market leading virtualized storage offerings and Nextenta’s IoT and telco offerings, thereby fully addressing the widest range of data management enterprise needs.

“I am excited to have the IntelliFlash organization join the DDN Enterprise family. Both the people, as well as the technology, are a natural fit for our organization and now provide us a broader set of offerings that will further enhance our intelligent infrastructure portfolio for enterprise customers,” said Tom Ellery, general manager and senior vice president of field operations, Tintri by DDN. “As we combine the organization, we are eager to engage with the entire IntelliFlash community of customers and partners. The opportunity to become more intimate with their business challenges and share our vision of how intelligent infrastructure is fundamentally changing all operational aspects for the large enterprise is incredibly invigorating for the entire company.”

For more information on IntelliFlash, visit: http://www.intelliflash.io

About the DDN Family of Companies
DDN is the world’s largest privately held storage company. As organizations look for increasingly easy to use, robust, and highly scalable data management solutions for flexible deployment in multicloud environments, the DDN family of technology brands delivers faster insight into and maximum value from their complex, distributed data. Our products and services are ideally suited for emerging and demanding AI, IOT, multicloud, Big Data, streaming and mixed workloads at scale. Over the last two decades, DDN has established itself as the data management provider of choice for over 5000 enterprise, government, and public-sector customers.

For more information, follow us on twitter: @ddn_limitless, go to www.ddn.com or call 1-800-837-2298.

©2019?All rights reserved. DDN, Tintri by DDN and Nexenta by DDN are trademarks owned by DataDirect Networks. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Contact:
Press Relations at DDN
pr@ddn.com

Walt & Company, on behalf of DDN
Sharon Sumrit, 408.369.7200 x2981
ddn@walt.com

Source: DDN

 

 

 

General Tags: compare online backups, online file storage, top rated online backups, online backup services, data security, SaaS, cloud computing, software as a service, online backup reviews, online data backup, CEO interviews, online file backup, online backup providers directory, backing up online, online backup, data storage, online backup companies, online backup news

Like us on Facebook




===========================
Do you like this post? Subscribe to our RSS feed ===========================



Share/Save/Bookmark

Related posts:

  1. DDN Announces Acquisition of IntelliFlash Enterprise Storage Business Unit from Western Digital
  2. Western Digital IntelliFlash™ All-Flash Arrays Now a Veeam® Integrated Solution
  3. Western Digital Announces Sale of IntelliFlash Business to DDN and Intention to Exit Storage Systems
  4. StorCentric Enters High Performance All-Flash NVMe Market with Vexata Acquisition
  5. Western Digital Aligns Product Strategy With New Flash and HDD Business Units; Hires Industry Veteran Robert Soderbery as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Its Flash Business
  6. Western Digital to Showcase the Future of Data Infrastructure at Flash Memory Summit 2018
  7. Western Digital to Demonstrate Technologies that are Architecting Data Infrastructure for the Zettabyte Age at Flash Memory Summit 2019
  8. Western Digital’s WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD Can Deliver up to 4x the Speed of SATA SSD for Tech Savvy Professionals
  9. Western Digital and Veeam Streamline Data Backup and Recovery for Scale-out Hybrid Cloud Environments
  10. Western Digital Announces Acquisition of Upthere, a Cloud Storage Firm

Tags: ,