SOURCE: Virsto Software

Virsto Software

July 24, 2012 09:00 ET

Virsto Software Launches Storage in Virtualized Environments Haiku Twitter Contest

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 24, 2012) -

  • Invites Contest Entrants to Share Best or Worst Storage Experiences in Virtualized Environments in a Haiku Poem
  • Winner Announced at VMworld and Via Twitter; First Prize is an iPad 3

Virsto Software, an innovative provider of VM-centric storage hypervisor software, today announced a storage in virtualized environments Haiku poem contest on Twitter. The contest will give anyone the opportunity to share a Haiku poem via Twitter expressing best or worst experiences of how server virtualization has fundamentally changed the game for enterprise storage. A panel of judges will select the first, second and third prize winners based on creativity, humor and relevance. Winners will be announced via Twitter and at VMworld 2012 on August 28, 2012.

To participate in the Virsto Twitter contest, entrants must follow @Virsto and submit a Haiku poem (17 syllables total with three lines of 5-7-5 syllables) on the best or worst experience with storage in virtualized environments. Each line of the Haiku should be separated by a comma or slash. All entries must be submitted via Twitter to @Virsto and include the hash tag #VirstoHaiku.

Contest Details
Virsto Software Launches Storage in Virtualized Environments Haiku Twitter Contest
When: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 12:01 a.m. ET through August 27, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. ET
Who: Anyone who is on Twitter

For official rules and prizes, please visit:

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About Virsto Software
Virsto Software delivers the industry's first VM-centric storage hypervisor, changing the economics of storage in virtualized environments. Virsto improves storage utilization by up to 90 percent, increases performance by up to 10x, and accelerates VM storage provisioning by more than 99 percent. Virsto reduces the cost and complexity of storage for VDI, test and development, tier I application virtualization, cloud computing and other virtualization initiatives. Founded in 2007, Virsto is backed by leading Silicon Valley venture firms. For more information, visit

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