SOURCE: PernixData


August 15, 2013 09:09 ET

PernixData Named a 2013 Emerging Vendor by CRN

PernixData FVP Software Recognized for Innovative and Channel-Friendly Approach to Accelerating Storage Performance

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 15, 2013) - PernixData, the leader in virtualizing server flash, today announced it has been named a 2013 Emerging Technology vendor by UBM Tech Channel's CRN Magazine. The annual list highlights hot tech companies making an impact on the channel and impression on the technology industry as a whole. PernixData recently introduced PernixData FVP™, a revolutionary new software that virtualizes server side flash for scale out storage performance. Like other vendors on the CRN list, PernixData's FVP product is recognized for not only being innovative, but generating the high margins that solution providers require in today's competitive marketplace.

"Any technology vendor can claim to offer innovative products and groundbreaking technology, but only a select group can truly impact the marketplace with their offerings," said Robert Faletra, CEO, UBM Tech Channel. "The companies named to the 2013 Emerging Vendor list offer solutions that deliver as promised while creating the high margins that solution providers demand. We congratulate all the vendors for their commitment to delivering technological innovations that map to the needs of the dynamic channel market."

PernixData is led by industry veterans with strong experience in virtualization and storage, as well as extensive experience building world class channel programs. PernixData FVP is available now and sold exclusively through channels worldwide. As the first and only hypervisor for server side flash, this revolutionary software virtualizes all server side flash into a clustered acceleration tier that enables IT administrators to quickly, easily and cost-effectively scale-out storage performance completely independent of storage capacity. The result is unprecedented read and write performance for all virtual machines (VMs), without the need to change existing server and storage infrastructure. With flash storage virtualization, PernixData fundamentally changes how storage is designed and operated in virtual data centers. 

"PernixData is committed to helping our partners design and deploy innovative solutions that address storage performance challenges in virtualized environments," said Jeff Aaron, VP of marketing at PernixData. "Because PernixData FVP provides immediate and substantive benefits in a completely non-disruptive manner, it is perfect fit for solutions providers the world over. We are thrilled that CRN has recognized PernixData for being innovative and channel-friendly, and we are honored to be on their list of 2013 Emerging Vendors."

To view the CRN Emerging Technology Vendor list and read the editorial accompaniment, visit The list will also be featured in the August issue of CRN magazine.
PernixData FVP is available through the channel, with resellers throughout the US and EMEA. To download a free 60 day trial, go to

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About PernixData™
PernixData is fundamentally changing how storage is designed and operated in virtual data centers. The company's flagship product, PernixData FVP, virtualizes server side flash to enable scale-out storage performance that is independent of capacity. No changes are required to VMs, servers or primary storage, ensuring maximum performance of all virtualized applications in a seamless, scalable and cost- effective manner. 

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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