NEEDHAM, Mass., July 18, 2017 – Kaminario, a leading all-flash storage company, today announced it has been recognized as a leader in the July 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays for its ability to execute and completeness of vision. Kaminario believes the move from a visionary in 2016 to a leader in 2017 highlights its continued growth and innovation.
“We have spent the last few years optimizing our technology and business model to serve the needs of cloud-scale application providers including both SaaS players and those enterprise organizations embracing modern data center strategies,” said Dani Golan, founder and CEO, Kaminario. “We feel being recognized as a leader by Gartner underscores our commitment to pushing the envelope on both innovation and creating a highly sustainable business model.”
Kaminario’s business continues to expand as more and more SaaS customers and channel partners adopt its all-flash storage array to run their on-demand applications – including healthtech, fintech, ecommerce and enterprise applications-as-a-service companies. The rapid adoption of its all-flash solution is primarily driven by growing demand in cloud-scale, database-driven applications as well as increasing interest in machine learning and artificial intelligence-based applications.
2017 has been filled with many successes for Kaminario. Earlier this year the company announced a $75 million round of funding, bringing its total amount raised to $218M. The company also announced its sixth generation K2 all-flash array powered by its VisionOSTM software-defined architecture. The K2 is optimized for delivering consistently high performance under the most dynamic workloads at multi-petabyte scale. Customers are protected by Kaminario ForeSightTM, the industry’s most comprehensive business assurance program. ForeSight provides unprecedented predictability for strategic storage decision criteria including effective capacity, performance, availability and the ability to continually scale-up an environment.
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Kaminario, the leading all-flash storage company, is redefining the future of modern datacenters. Its unique solution enables organizations to succeed in today’s on-demand world and prepares them to seamlessly handle tomorrow’s innovations. Only Kaminario K2 all-flash array delivers the agility, scalability, performance and economics a datacenter requires to deal with today’s cloud-first, dynamic world and provide real-time data access — anywhere, anytime. Hundreds of customers rely on Kaminario K2 to power their mission critical applications and safeguard their digital ecosystem. Headquartered in Needham, MA, Kaminario works with an extensive network of resellers and distributors, globally. For more information, please visit www.kaminario.com.