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People who join this group will get to learn about all of these different facets of the data center, as opposed to just focusing on a single type of technology. It’s a great opportunity for employees to expand their capabilities and expertiseThey are in the vortex of some massive change to compute architecture, so for sales reps interested in technologies like Hadoop, Openstack, Fabric Computing, Cloud Computing, and Big Data, they will be engaging with those every day.

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Cloudian, a provider of hybrid cloud storage solutions, has closed a $24 million financing round, which will enable the company to expand its global sales and marketing reach, and develop its solutions for dealing with rapid growth of unstructured 1

The new financing round included new investments from Innovation Network Corporation of Japan and Fidelity Growth Partners, and existing Cloudian shareholder Intel Capital.

Cloudian’s HyperStore software allows enterprises to easily deploy of private clouds on commodity hardware, but also push data to Amazon S3 cloud object storage. This allows enterprises to create tiered hybrid storage where, for instance, Amazon’s public cloud is used for long-term bulk storage, and their most critical data is kept on-premises. This is particularly useful for companies with large growing amounts of unstructured data.

According to Cloudian CEO and co-founder Michael Tso, the new funding will “accelerate the deployment of our production-proven storage solutions and revolutionize the cost, scalability and availability models for storing unstructured data in the enterprise.”  Read More.

OpenStack’s French Connection: eNovance

09 May 2014, Posted by admin in Blog

enovanceOne of the few services available for implementing OpenStack clouds is eNovance, a major contributor to the OpenStack project. Like other major contributors Red Hat, Rackspace, and Mirantis, it’s also a member of the OpenStack Foundation board of directors.

Unlike those firms, however, eNovance is based in Europe, with offices at 10 rue de la Victoire in Paris. It’s the only European member of the board, and typically the seventh largest contributor of modules of code to OpenStack.

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