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Nexenta and Leading Technology Vendors to Host Events Around Software Defined Infrastructure and Open Source Revolution

Nexenta (@Nexenta), the global leader in Software Defined Storage (#softwaredefinedstorage) (SDS), today announced that it is exclusively hosting the OpenSDx Summit EMEA (@OpenSDx) on April 9 at the DoubleTree Hotel, Amsterdam Centraal Station in Amsterdam.

The OpenSDx Summit EMEA (formerly known as Open Storage Summit) has become synonymous with the Open Storage movement and will continue the momentum. Mobility, social media and Big Data have driven storage to the forefront of the CIO agenda; the goal is to curtail rising storage costs and drive efficiency gains that support innovation and ultimately competitive advantage. At OpenSDx Summit, analysts, end users, channel partners and technologists will discuss the big opportunity generated by this leading trend.

At OpenSDx Summit, Nexenta will host key industry influencers focused on defining “software defined”, customer stories and proof points, technical talks on emerging products and solutions, as well as the latest market-moving trends and emerging industry landscape.

Event Details:


  OpenSDx Summit EMEA


April 9, 2014, 09:00 – 17:30 CET


DoubleTree Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station, Oosterdoksstraat 4


Click here to register for the event. Registration includes entrance to all presentations, lunch and cocktail hour.


"We are looking forward to another exciting and informative event,” said Jill Orhun, VP, Marketing at Nexenta. “As Software Defined Storage initiatives begin to coalesce, we are eager to engage the SDx ecosystem in definition of the software-defined future and how we can all contribute to its growth and success; SDx is the future – it’s up to us to realize it.”

Leading analysts from 451 Research and IDC will deliver keynotes at the event. Nexenta was recently featured in an IDC report(1) highlighting growth in the Europe, Middle Eastern and African region.

IDC, Hot Vendors: http://info.nexenta.com/IDCHotVendorReport_Request.html, Doc # RS53W, February 2014

About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Software Defined Storage. Nexenta delivers secure, easily-managed, highly available, reliable, and scalable storage software solutions via ultra-low TCO. Nexenta solutions are hardware-, protocol-, workload-, and app-agnostic, providing innovation freedom for organizations to realize "true" benefits of Cloud Computing via virtualization-enabled Software Defined Data Centers. Nexenta enables workloads from rich media-driven Social Media to Mobility; from Internet of Things to Big Data. Built on an "open source platform," Nexenta delivers award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions with a global channel partner network. For more information, visit www.nexenta.com.

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