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SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 19, 2018E8 Storage today announced that it continues to expand its global channel partner program by entering into a new VAR agreement with Datera, a Czech Republic-based IBM Business GOLD Partner. Under the terms of the agreement, Datera will now market, sell and support E8 Storage’s high-availability shared NVMe flash storage appliance across the Czech Republic. The agreement, in turn, gives Datera access to a market-leading storage solution that recently achieved record breaking SPEC SFS® 2014[1] performance standards when used in combination with IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0.

Datera will host E8 Storage at their booth 202, throughout the show, where visitors will be able to witness the record-breaking E8-D24 appliance, in combination with IBM Spectrum Scale, 5.0 in action.

Datera is the latest addition to E8 Storage’s global channel partner program, which supports sales growth and customer demand worldwide.

“We have been looking for a technology partner to enhance our offering without sacrificing essential performance requirements,” said Tomas Pokorny, founder, Datera. “E8’s impressive, record-breaking results on their recent SPEC-SFS 2014 tests and close relationship with IBM made them the perfect partner for us and for our customers.”

“E8 Storage has been very selective with our partners to ensure the best opportunities and the best results for our joint customers. Datera has an impressive storage heritage and presents an opportunity to deliver the power IBM Watson customers crave,” said Zivan Ori, co-founder and CEO, E8 Storage. “At IBM Think, we plan to share how this relationship and our NVMe technology can address the high speed and low latency requirements of high-performance applications.”

E8 Storage will also attend Cloud Expo Europe at Excel in London from March 21-22 and Oracle Data and Analytics Summit, at Oracle Headquarters Campus, Redwood Shores, CA, from March 20-22. To arrange a meeting with E8 Storage, please contact us at info@e8storage.com.


[1] SPEC SFS® is the industry standard benchmark for file storage performance, providing a level playing field for customers to assess storage system performance. In SPEC SFS2014_swbuild testing, E8 Storage outperformed all other published results as of Jan 2018.*


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.

About Datera:
DATERA is dynamic company founded by highly experienced guys and today has over two years of business history in “Big Data”, Analytics and related fields. DATERA has built its success upon professional skills of its co-founders and have almost 50 years of experience in various fields of IT.

During its short existence DATERA has implemented a number of interesting projects and is one of only three companies in the whole country certified by IBM as a provider of end customer support opportunities for the creation and analysis of data.

Press Contacts:
Cristina Salinas
Touchdown PR
E8storage@touchdownpr.com
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