Press Releases

E8 Storage and Mellanox BlueField SmartNIC deliver high performance with hardware acceleration
SANTA CLARA, Calif., November 13, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced it is expanding its technology partnership with Mellanox with an integrated solution built on Mellanox BlueField SmartNICs, which will enable customers to maximize computing resources by pairing the E8 agent with the SmartNIC. The new integration will allow users to utilize the benefits of CPU offload to overcome any performance bottlenecks to application performance.  E8 storage will be joining Mellanox at SuperComputing 2018 (SC18) in Texas, at booth #3207, to showcase a live demo of the solution. Read more »
E8 Storage accelerates performance for genomic workloads at queen mary university of london
SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 30, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced that Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has deployed its E8-D24 array, to underpin its genomic workflow and significantly increase performance. With the newly updated high-performance cluster, supporting both researchers and students, the university will be able to leverage the benefits of the industry’s first shared NVMe storage solution to optimize its data intensive workloads. Read more »
E8 Storage Sets Another New Record this Year in Independent Benchmark Test
SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 7, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced that the company’s high-performance, shared accelerated storage solution has set a new record for the SPEC SFS® 2014 performance benchmark. As the only shared NVMe storage solution to break the 1ms overall response time (ORT) threshold, E8 Storage has once again beat all other previously published SPEC SFS2014_swbuild test results. The solution leverages a single E8-X24 array in combination with an IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0.1 high performance cluster, without requiring any special performance tuning on the storage subsystem. Read more »
E8 Storage Adds Toronto-Based Cognosystems as a Solutions Partner, Expands Into Canadian Market
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. Read more »
E8 Storage Achieves Certification of Compliance with the NVMe-oF™ Industry Standard
SANTA CLARA, CALIF., June 28, 2018 – E8 Storage, a pioneer in shared accelerated storage for data-intensive, high-performance applications, has certified E8 Storage Software is compliant with the NVMe-oF 1.0 specification.  This certification further expands E8 Storage’s market reach to new customers relying on conformance to industry standards as part of their overall NVMe storage strategy.  With this certification, E8 Storage continues to focus on software-defined storage which can be deployed on qualified NVMe enabled servers from leading vendors such as Western Digital, Dell, HP and Lenovo. Read more »
McObject’s new eXtremeDB running on E8 Storage sets multiple records in STAC benchmark tests
22 May 2018, London, New York & Santa Clara: McObject®, developer of eXtremeDB®, the ultra-efficient database system for real-time and historical data analysis, announced today it has set multiple STAC-M3™ benchmark records, running on E8 Storage, a pioneer in shared accelerated storage for data-intensive, high-performance applications that drive business revenue. This powerful combination produced impressive results in STAC Benchmarks™, with the fastest tests performing 17x faster than the previous best results. Read more »
E8 Storage Announces InfiniBand Support Extending High Performance Compute (HPC) Options for New and Existing Customers
SANTA CLARA, CALIF., April 17, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced availability of InfiniBand support to its high performance, NVMe storage solutions. The move comes as a direct response to HPC customers that wish to take advantage of the high speed, low latency throughput of InfiniBand for their data hungry applications. E8 Storage support for InfiniBand will be seamless for customers who now have the flexibility to connect via Ethernet or InfiniBand when paired with Mellanox ConnectX InfiniBand/VPI adapters. Read more »
E8 Storage and AIC Demonstrate New NVMe ‘Mission Peak’ Flash Storage Array at Cloud Expo Europe, Booth C1950
LONDON, UK, March 21, 2018 – E8 Storage and AIC today announced both companies will be demonstrating ‘Mission Peak’, a new high density, all NVMe Flash storage array at Booth C1950 of upcoming Cloud Expo Europe held at the London ExCel, from March 21 to 22. Read more »
E8 Storage Announces Partnership with Datera and Showcases Record-Breaking NVMe Technology at IBM Think in Las Vegas
SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 19, 2018 – E8 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. Read more »
E8 Storage launches its first software only product for pre-qualified servers
SANTA CLARA, Calif., January 31, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced the launch of its new E8 Storage Software only product offering for a selected range of pre-qualified servers from leading vendors such as Dell, HP and Lenovo. The E8 Storage Software, which powers the company’s high-performance, high-availability shared NVMe storage solutions is now available as a software only purchase for customers to install on their supported hardware of choice. Read more »
E8 Storage delivers record breaking performance in independent benchmark tests
SANTA CLARA, Calif., January 22, 2018 – E8 Storage today announced that the company’s high-performance, high-availability shared NVMe storage solutions have achieved raecord-breaking SPEC SFS® 2014 performance standards. Without requiring special performance tuning, E8 Storage beat all other previously published SPEC SFS test results using a single E8-D24 appliance with Western Digital NVMe SSDs in combination with IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0. Read more »
E8 Storage Awarded “Best of Show” for Most Innovative Flash Memory Business Application
SANTA CLARA, CA. August 10, 2017 – Flash Memory Summit (Booth 113) – E8 Storage today announced the company took home the “Best of Show” award for the Most Innovative Flash Memory Enterprise Business Application: “E8-D24 NVMe Flash Array Solves Analytics Data Performance Challenges for Financial Firms.” The award was presented to E8 Storage at a ceremony during the 2017 Flash Memory Summit Wednesday evening, marking the second consecutive year the company received an innovation award at the Flash Memory Summit. Read more »
E8 Storage’s E8-X24 Leverages Intel® Optane™ SSDs to Deliver Extreme Performance and Ultra-Low Latency
SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 8, 2017 – E8 Storage today announced its E8-X24 centralized NVMe appliance, which utilizes Dual Port Intel® Optane™ SSDs to deliver extreme storage performance and ultra-low latency for mission-critical applications. E8 Storage is the first vendor in the industry ready to deliver shared memory cache storage based on Storage Class Memory SSDs for Tier 0 performance. Read more »
E8 Storage Debuts Unprecedented Level of Agility and Configurability for Enterprise Shared NVMe Storage
SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 8, 2017 – E8 Storage today announced that the company’s high-performance, high-availability shared NVMe storage solutions will bring an unprecedented new level of agility and configurability to enterprises of all sizes who require an easily scalable range of storage requirements. All E8 Storage solutions, including the E8-D24 and the company’s newly announced E8-X24, will provide a remarkably agile range of storage scalability, allowing enterprises to precisely fulfill their processing and capacity requirements across the entire storage configuration continuum from appliance level to network scale. Read more »
E8 Storage to Deliver Keynote Address at Flash Memory Summit 2017
SANTA CLARA, California, July 11, 2017 – E8 Storage will speak and exhibit at Flash Memory Summit 2017, which is taking place August 8-10 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Read more »
E8 Storage Launches Channel Partner Program to Meet Global Demand for Company’s Shared NVMe Appliance
E8 Storage today launched a global channel partner program to support sales growth and customer demand worldwide. The company has already inked agreements with leading resellers in Western Europe and the U.S – including World Wide Technology (WWT) – which will market, sell and support E8 Storage’s high-availability shared NVMe flash storage appliance. Read more »
Tier 1 Financial Firm Selects E8 Storage’s Centralized NVMe Appliance
E8-D24 installed to replace local SSDs with a shared SSD appliance SANTA CLARA, California, May 3, 2017 – E8 Storage today announced the successful deployment of its high-availability shared NVMe flash storage appliance at a major financial institution in New York City. Read more »
E8 Storage Selects HGST Ultrastar SN200 Series PCIe SSD from Western Digital to Leapfrog NVMe Storage Array Market
E8 Storage has selected Non-Volatile Memory express (NVMe) solid-state drives (SSDs) from HGST, a Western Digital brand… Read more »
E8 Storage vaults to the top with “Best of Show” award for most innovative flash memory technology
Newly introduced E8-D24 rack scale flash solution receives top honors at Flash Memory Summit 2016.Read more »
10x performance: E8 Storage launches first-ever centralized NVMe solution for enterprise storage
New E8-D24 rack scale array delivers “Holy Grail” combination of high performance, low cost, and high availability, overcoming chronic storage-industry compromisesRead more »
E8 Storage and Mellanox collaborate to drive high performance centralized NVMe storage arrays
E8 Storage and Mellanox® Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX) today announced a technology partnership designed to deliver an end-to-end shared NVMe solution for high-performance enterprise storage applicationsRead more »
E8 Storage Raises $12M Series B led by Accel to Create a New Performance Standard for Storage
E8 Storage will use the new funding for accelerating its go-to-market by hiring a sales and marketing team in the US, as well as doubling its R&D team in Israel.Read more »