NEEDHAM, Mass, April 7, 2020 — Today, Silk announced the launch of its Cloud Data Platform, the first GA of its software stack running on the public cloud. This release utilizes public cloud IaaS resources with high performance and cost efficiency and is fully deployed and orchestrated by Flex, Silk’s resource orchestration tool.
Silk’s Cloud Data Platform optimizes everything about life in the cloud, allowing organizations to get ten times the performance out of their existing cloud data while spending 30% less. It fits neatly between your full application stack and cloud infrastructure, making your entire cloud environment run smarter without changing a thing. With real-time data reduction, thin provisioning, and continuous resource optimization, Silk automatically matches your cloud data spend to your actual data needs at every moment, so you can spend less and cloud more.