All-flash platform for the everything-as-a-service world.

Why is Kaminario a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Solid State Arrays?

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Kaminario named a leader In the 2018 Magic Quadrant for Solid State Arrays

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Magic Quadrant for Solid State Arrays, Valdis Finks, John M0nroe, Joseph Unsworth, Santosh Rao, 23 July 2018

Is it software-defined storage?

It can be if you would like.  But doesn’t have to be. Kaminario takes a software-defined approach to delivering industry-leading all-flash storage solutions. The K2 all-flash array is fully integrated appliance. Cloud-fabric is a software-only approach combining a usage based software license with certified hardware. Both K2 and Cloud-fabric are delivered with seamless hardware-software compatibility and simple acquisition experience leveraging a unique partnership with Tech Data.

Architectural Agility

VisionOS is built to run on industry standard hardware delivered in a consumption model that fits your business

K2 is the industry’s most capable all-flash appliance platform, earning top scores for OLTP, Analytics, and Virtualization use cases.  Leveraging VisionOS and best-of-breed, industry standard hardware, K2 is the backbone of the modern all-flash datacenter.

K2.N delivers the proven capability of VisionOS on a converged NVMe and NVMe over fabric infrastructure.  Delivering extreme performance and scalability, K2.N supports modern high-performance computing and cloud-scale big data applications.

Cloud Fabric is a software-defined storage utility that runs on industry standard hardware.  Designed for the needs of cloud service providers, Cloud Fabric delivers the proven capability of VisionOS in a highly flexible as-a-service consumption model.

K2 All flash Array

Kaminario’s 6th generation all-flash platform delivers industry leading performance, scalability, innovation and cost efficiency backed by the most comprehensive business assurance program in the storage industry.

K2.N and Flex

Kaminario K2.N and Flex create the storage industry’s first composable storage platform. Leveraging cutting edge NVMe and NVMe over fabric hardware technologies, K2.N and Flex provide a path to delivering highly scalable infrastructure for the as-a-service world.


Kaminario is actually a software company.  100% of our intellectual property is in software.  VisionOS is Kaminario’s all-flash software-defined core architecture and framework for delivering advanced data services. It is the brains behind the K2 all-flash array.


Kaminario Clarity is a cloud-based predictive analytics platform that includes a comprehensive set of management and monitoring functionalities, including a unique capability to leverage application-level intelligence, machine learning and big data analytics.