BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich., May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yottabyte, a leading provider of next-generation software-defined infrastructure solutions, today announced it has been included in the list of "Cool Vendors" in the "Cool Vendors for Compute Platforms" report by Gartner, Inc.
"Our selection as a 'Cool Vendor' by Gartner is a testament to the level of creativity and innovation we've applied to the IT challenges facing businesses today," says Duane Tursi, Principal of Yottabyte. "At a time when infrastructure costs are rising and IT resources are being trimmed, our forward-thinking virtual datacenter platform is tremendously versatile and hits every important benchmark."
YottaBlox appliances are software defined infrastructure building blocks for storage, computing and networking, enabling users to build public, private and hybrid cloud-based virtual datacenters. All completely secure. YottaBlox are known for their rare combination of simplicity, scalability and cost-effectiveness. The Yottabyte software-defined infrastructure platform is adaptable to a variety of business needs, including high performance computing, Tier 1 application virtualization, test and development simulations, remote office / branch office standardization, data backup and archive to high availability and disaster recovery.
"Cool Vendor" status is the most recent accolade awarded to Yottabyte. The company also recently earned Tech Trailblazer runner-up.
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Yottabyte is a virtualization and cloud vendor offering public, private and hybrid cloud solutions. Yottabyte operates a public cloud based on yCenter, the same software that powers Yottabyte's YottaBlox. YottaBlox are a turnkey Hyperconverged Infrastructure Appliance (HCIA) providing a full private cloud solution. Data protection, storage tiering, multi-site replication, software defined networking and an easy-to-use self-service virtualization management interface are only some of the powerful features that are a standard part of yCenter and the YottaBlox it powers. YottaBlox are available and supported worldwide through the Yottabyte Partner Network. The company is headquartered in Bloomfield Township, Michigan.
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