New Offer Allows Organizations to Extend Their On-Premises Infrastructure to AWS With Minimal Investment

PITTSBURGH, PA – January 20, 2015 — / — Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for the hybrid cloud, has introduced a special Avere FXT Series Edge Filer offering that will help new customers to quickly deploy and evaluate an end-to-end hybrid solution with minimal investment. Customers will receive an Avere FXT 3200 Edge Filer bundle and up to $10,000 in Amazon S3 storage credits, allowing them to store up to 50TB in Amazon S3 at little to no extra cost.

The Avere FXT Series is a hybrid storage solution that provides the flexibility and agility needed by enterprises looking to integrate traditional NAS architectures with Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud storage while maintaining performance and availability. In complex IT environments, Avere enables easy movement of data between existing on-premises storage systems and AWS.

The time-limited offering is priced from $20,000 and is subject to an Avere customer qualification process.  The offering includes:

  • An Avere FXT 3200 Edge Filer bundle with:
    • Unlimited capacity NAS core software
    • One year of FlashCloudTM capacity-based software
    • FlashMovedata migration software
    • One year of GOLD hardware support
    • One year of software support
    • Avere Installation services
  • Up to $10,000 in Amazon Simple Storage Solution (Amazon S3) storage credits

“We make it easy for enterprises to move data in and out of Amazon S3 and to quickly reap the benefits of cloud storage,” said Ron Bianchini, president and CEO at Avere. “As a technology partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN), we work closely to provide customers with an easy on-ramp from traditional on-premises storage to the AWS Cloud, allowing them to quickly benefit from a hybrid storage architecture without changes to their infrastructure or the need to rewrite applications.”

Learn more about this time-limited offering from Avere, here: [1]

About Avere Systems
Avere is radically changing the economics of data storage. Avere’s hybrid cloud solutions give companies — for the first time — the ability to end the rising cost and complexity of data storage and compute via the freedom to store and access files anywhere in the cloud or on premises, without sacrificing the performance, availability, or security of enterprise data. Based in Pittsburgh, Avere is led by veterans and thought leaders in the data storage industry and is backed by investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Tenaya Capital, and Western Digital Capital. For more information, visit

[1] Offer only valid in the United States and the United Kingdom. Offer expires April 20, 2015, and is subject to program terms and availability. After opting in, customers must activate their offer within 30 days or the promotional value will expire.

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