Cloudian, Intel And QCT Bring Petabyte-Scale Object Storage To Market
QCT deploys Cloudian HyperStore software to offer its customers massively scalable enterprise storage for next generation data centers
SAN MATEO, California, Nov. 16, 2015 — Cloudian, Inc., the leader in software-defined smart data storage, announced that it is working with global data center solution provider QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology) to deploy HyperStore smart data storage software to bring object-based storage to QCT’s customers. QCT will integrate HyperStore software in its storage appliances, powered by Intel architecture, offering customers the business and operational advantages of hyperscale, software-defined object storage with full AWS and S3-cloud compatibility.
The addition of Cloudian HyperStore software to its portfolio expands QCT’s data center solutions for service providers, enterprises and content providers. Cloudian HyperStore supports multi-tenancy, peer-to-peer scaling and seamless, policy-rich data management from on-premises infrastructure to any S3-compatible public cloud, making it the ideal object storage solution for highly distributed, hyperscale computing environments.
“Providing a full spectrum of innovative, enterprise-grade compute, network and storage infrastructure is a cornerstone of our growth strategy,” said Mike Yang, general manager, QCT. “As more and more IT organizations identify object storage as critical to a software-defined data center, we selected Cloudian HyperStore as a technology partner to bring massively scalable, fully integrated cloud storage to our customers.”
“QCT is a global force in data center solutions and their expertly designed, completely turn-key infrastructures support some of the world’s most demanding and data-intensive compute environments,” said Michael Tso, CEO and co-founder, Cloudian. “Our Cloudian HyperStore smart data storage is perfectly suited for service providers and enterprise workloads where scalability, availability and operational efficiency are key priorities. We’re delighted that Cloudian HyperStore will be an object storage platform of choice for QCT and its customers.”
“Next generation data centers require a balancing of many factors such as environmental foot print, software, compute, network and storage to meet the accelerating data demands of end-users,” said Bev Crair, vice president, Datacenter Group, and general manager, Storage Group, Intel Corp. “Intel, QCT and Cloudian are collaborating to develop industry-leading storage solutions to address today’s explosive data growth while ensuring simple deployment, scalability, manageability, as well as environmental and financial efficiencies.”
Cloudian HyperStore software is available now as a factory-integrated offering within QCT’s solutions. For more information, visit www.cloudian.com/products.
Based in the Silicon Valley, Cloudian is the leader in software-defined smart data storage. Our flagship product, Cloudian HyperStore®, is an S3-compatible storage platform that enables service providers and enterprises to build reliable, affordable and scalable hybrid cloud storage solutions.
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QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology) is a global datacenter solution provider extending the power of hyperscale datacenter design in standard and open SKUs to all datacenter customers. Product lines include servers, storage, network switches, integrated rack systems and cloud solutions, all delivering hyperscale efficiency, scalability, reliability, manageability, serviceability and optimized performance for each workload. QCT offers a full spectrum of datacenter products and services from engineering, integration and optimization to global supply chain support, all under one roof. The parent of QCT is Quanta Computer, Inc., a Fortune Global 500 technology engineering and manufacturing company. http://www.QCT.io