SOURCE: PernixData


June 30, 2015 09:00 ET

Bay Area News Group Names PernixData a Top Workplace for 2015

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 30, 2015) - PernixData, the leader in server-side storage intelligence, today announced that it has been selected as one of the Bay Area News Group's Top Workplaces. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback, compiled from employee surveys conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement.

San Jose-based storage leader PernixData earned a spot on this year's list for its vibrant working environment, its commitment to giving back by supporting charitable organizations and the local community, and its culture that fosters success without sacrificing fun.

"Our emphasis on employee, customer and partner well-being has created a positive environment that our people take pride in," said Poojan Kumar, PernixData's CEO. "This has a ripple effect that reaches well beyond our workplace, and we are honored to be recognized by the Bay Area News Group for the unique culture we have built together."

Since first shipping product in Aug. 2013, PernixData has been distinguished with over 20 awards, including a top ranking on the San Francisco Business Times' "Best Places to Work" list. Other accolades include two Best New Technology awards at VMworld, Forbes Most Promising Company, Gartner 2014 Cool Vendor in Storage, InfoWorld Product of the Year, and three AlwaysOn Top Private Company awards.

In Dec. 2014, the company announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters to accommodate its rapid growth and future expansion plans. PernixData currently employs nearly 200 team members worldwide and is poised to quadruple its presence in Silicon Valley.

The full list of the Bay Area News Group's Top Workplaces is available at

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PernixData is fundamentally changing how storage is designed and operated in virtualized data centers. The company's software puts storage intelligence into high speed server media, establishing a control point for optimizing application performance and managing data center operations with true scale-out growth. With PernixData software, customers can leverage any storage platform for capacity, creating a decoupled storage architecture that maximizes design flexibility while minimizing storage costs.

Based in San Jose, California, PernixData was founded by virtualization experts and backed by industry luminaries in the software space. For more information, please visit and follow us on Twitter @PernixData.

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