SOURCE: Nexsan


August 27, 2012 08:30 ET

Nexsan NST5000 Achieves VMware Ready™ Status

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 27, 2012) - VMWORLD 2012 -- Nexsan, today announced that its NST5000 Unified Hybrid Storage System has achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that after a detailed validation process NST5000 has achieved VMware's highest level of endorsement, and can be found on the VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) at

"Nexsan offers compelling storage solutions that help alleviate performance concerns within VMware environments," said Victoria Grey, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Nexsan. "We are one of the few unified SAN and NAS storage solutions that provides high performance hybrid storage with scalable density."

"We are pleased that Nexsan NST5000 qualifies for the VMware Ready™ logo, signifying to customers that it has met specific VMware integration and interoperability standards and it works effectively with VMware cloud infrastructure, which will speed time to value within customer environments," said Sheryl Sage, director, Alliance Programs, VMware.

The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with VMware cloud infrastructure. Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions. With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.

Nexsan NST5000 can be found within the online VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) at

About Nexsan
Nexsan® is a leading provider of innovative data storage systems with over 10,000 customers worldwide and one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings in the industry. Nexsan's pioneering Hybrid Storage systems combine solid-state technologies, disk storage and advanced software to deliver radically new levels of performance and capacity at lower cost. The company's advanced technologies enable organizations to optimize traditional, virtual and cloud computing environments for increased productivity and business agility. With more than 28,000 systems deployed since 1999, the company delivers its data storage systems through a worldwide network of cloud service providers and solution integrators. Nexsan is based in Thousand Oaks, Calif. For more information, visit

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