OnX Enterprise Solutions Announces Strategic Partnership with Violin Memory
Deal Provides Clients with Enterprise-class, High-Performance Data Storage
TORONTO, Ontario, and NEW YORK, NY – April 3, 2012 — OnXViolin Memory, Inc.
“Violin provides what OnX believes to be the strongest solution in the flash memory array space,” said Steve Lankard, OnX US CTO. “Under this partnership, OnX will continue to transform our clients’ data center storage infrastructures by leveraging leading-edge, but proven technologies in the marketplace. The combination of Violin and OnX removes many of the economic roadblocks to key IT initiatives.”
OnX has integrated Violin’s flash memory storage arrays to deliver dramatic performance improvements across a wide range of use cases, including: database acceleration, business critical application acceleration, virtualization and big data analytics. Violin’s systems integrate with minimal impact to existing enterprise storage architectures, requiring no changes to applications or operational processes. The unique combination of OnX solutions with Violin technology eliminates the performance bottleneck typically associated with spinning-disk storage, providing a database or storage platform that scales to millions of IOPS while lowering operating costs related to power, cooling and floor space.
“Clients continually call for higher performing solutions while simultaneously requiring agility and lower total cost of ownership,” said Ken Hoppe, vice president of Violin. “With this partnership, our joint clients will be able to rapidly deploy Violin’s flash memory storage solutions to improve enterprise application performance and create competitive advantage – based on technology designed for the modern silicon data center.”
OnX is an international enterprise data solutions provider that designs, builds and deploys IT solutions to medium and large enterprises. The company provides multi-vendor, end-to-end offerings (hardware and software solutions, cloud and managed services, digital and application services, technology solutions and professional services) to clients within the energy, financial, healthcare and telecommunication industries. One of OnX’s most effective assets is its Federated Cloud Center of Excellence (FCCE) Lab
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About Violin Memory, Inc.
Violin Memory is pioneering the future of Flash memory in the enterprise data center with Memory Arrays that accelerate business critical applications and enable enterprises to virtualize and optimize their IT infrastructures. Specifically designed for sustained performance with high reliability, Violin’s Memory Arrays scale to hundreds of terabytes and millions of IOPS with low, spike-free latency. Founded in 2005, Violin Memory is headquartered in Mountain View, California. For more information about Violin Memory products, visit www.vmem.com
OnX Enterprise Solutions is a global enterprise data center solutions provider with a suite of end-to-end solutions including the industry’s leading Federated Cloud solution offerings. The company designs, builds and manages complete data center environments comprised of multi-vendor offerings in four core areas – Hardware & Software Solutions, Cloud & Managed Services, Digital & Application Services, and Technology Solutions & Professional Services. Over the past 28 years, OnX has helped clients achieve exceptional business results that accelerate their growth and value. With global headquarters in Toronto, Canada and US based headquarters in New York, NY, OnX has a team of more than 700 IT professionals, revenues of more than $750 million, and clients and offices throughout North America and Europe. OnX is a privately held company and majority owned by Marlin Equity Partners. For more information, visit: www.OnX.com