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Virident Systems

August 21, 2013 07:00 ET

Virident Systems Demonstrates Server-Side Flash Solutions at VMworld 2013

Company Demonstrating How Flash Performance Can Redefine the Storage Tier for IO Intensive Workloads

MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 21, 2013) - Virident Systems Inc., the performance leader in server-side flash storage solutions, today announced the company will participate as a Silver sponsor at VMworld 2013 taking place Aug. 25-29 at Moscone Center in San Francisco. Virident (booth #405) will showcase its FlashMAX™ II server-side flash solution running vSphere 5.5 for high performance 2012 SQL Server, VSX 5.5 for VDI environments and its FlashMAX Connect™ software suite. Additionally, Virident will be presenting at the Mellanox and Atlantis Computing booths, speaking about the company's technology as it relates to both partners' business, as well as at TheCUBE to discuss the next generation data center.

Virident's FlashMAX II devices range in capacity from 550GB to 2.2 TB. FlashMAX II fits any server and provides the highest capacity in a single low-profile card, enabling organizations to maximize the use of valuable data center space and reduce data center sprawl. Virident's FlashMAX Connect is the industry's first software suite to deliver a shared server-side flash storage tier. The suite extends the functionality of server-side flash storage solutions to provide an unparalleled flash storage management layer.

In addition, Virident will present at the following partner booths and sessions:

  • Virident: Software Defined High Performance Flash Storage Platform
    Virident will discuss the influx of flash technology, how storage infrastructure has evolved and how Virident's FlashMAX II and FlashMAX Connect software suite fit into the next generation data center.
    Where: TheCUBE at Moscone South Lobby
    When: Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 2 p.m. PT

  • Virident Systems Technology for Mellanox Customers
    Virident will discuss the evolution of the data center and the functionality of the FlashMAX Connect software suite, the industry's first PCIe solution to offer sharing, caching and high availability.
    Where: Mellanox booth #2005
    When: Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 3:15 p.m. PT and Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 1:45 p.m. PT

  • Virident Systems Technology for Atlantis Computing Customers
    Virident will discuss how the widening gap between CPU and HDD performance is resulting in poor resource utilization and explain how its FlashMAX II product and FlashMAX Connect software suite can improve server utilization while increasing performance for VDI.
    Where: Atlantis Computing booth #941
    When: Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 2 p.m. PT

For more information visit the Virident booth (#405) or contact

About Virident Systems
Virident Systems is a leading provider of enterprise-class Storage Class Memory (SCM) solutions that deliver unconditional, consistent performance to data-intensive applications. The inherent advantage associated with this disruptive technology revolutionizes computing by speeding application response time and optimizing datacenter efficiency for new levels of ROI. Virident Systems is backed by strategic investors Intel®, Cisco® Systems, Seagate and a storage solutions provider, as well as Hercules Technology Growth Capital and venture investors Artiman Ventures, Sequoia Capital, Globespan Capital Partners, and Mitsui Global Investments. For more information, visit

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