SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced that it is expanding into the Canadian market with the addition of CognoSystems to its growing base of channel partners. With recent customer wins in the US and EMEA markets, E8 Storage is primed for continued growth and is pleased to be gaining traction in the Canadian market. With its strong and expanding base of Canadian customers, the new partnership enables CognoSystems to expand its market focus to target high performance computing with equally high performance shared NVMe storage ideally suited to data hungry applications.
E8 Storage and Toronto-based CognoSystems are working together to incorporate E8 Storage’s patented NVMe architecture into extremely demanding environments such as supercomputing clusters used for real-time analytics for financial, engineering and biotech applications. With support for both RDMA over Ethernet (RoCE) and Infiniband, E8 Storage software delivers proven low latency and high throughput, removing the performance bottlenecks found in other storage solution architectures, making it ideal for large computing clusters.
“We were drawn to E8 Storage because of its lightning-fast, record-breaking NVMe technology,” said Logan Davidson, managing director and co-founder at CognoSystems. “We were also extremely impressed by its low latency and reliability as well as its intuitive, centralized management console. Working in partnership with E8 Storage lets us bring the full benefits of flash technology to the Canadian market to support our customers’ data intensive applications.”
“E8 Storage is delighted to be partnering with CognoSystems and expanding its presence into the Canadian market”, concluded Zivan Ori, co-founder and CEO, E8 Storage. “We already have an exciting number of wins in the financial and genomics markets and our use cases continue to grow. We are confident that CognoSystems and its customers will be extremely pleased with record-breaking speed and reliability that we are able to bring to the table as we continue to help businesses across the world unlock the full potential of NVMe technology.”
About E8 Storage:
E8 Storage provides the industry’s first-ever centralized NVMe enterprise storage solution, delivering simple, centralized storage management at the speed of local SSDs. The company’s rack-scale all-flash arrays are ideally suited for the most demanding mission-critical workloads needing performance without compromise, including real-time analytics, financial and trading applications, and transactional processing. E8 Storage’s next-generation high-performance flash storage delivers 10 times the performance at half the cost of existing storage products, is easily upgradeable and expandable, and enables consolidation to increase SSD utilization to over 90%. Privately held, E8 Storage is based in Santa Clara with R&D in Tel Aviv, and channel partners throughout the US and Europe. For more information, please visit www.e8storage.com, and follow us on Twitter @E8Storage and LinkedIn.
COGNOSYSTEMS, INC. is based in Toronto, ON Canada and is a leading provider of Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS), IT Resilience, Virtualization and Infrastructure Implementation. With over 15 years of experience, CognoSystems is a leading innovator in developing solutions to allow modern enterprises to fully leverage the benefits of the cloud whether public, private or hybrid. To learn more about CognoSystems, visit: www.cognosystems.com