Pure Storage, the market’s leading independent solid-state array vendor, introduced the availability of petabyte-scale storage for mission-critical cloud IT, anchored by the release of the next-generation of FlashArray//mthe company’s flagship all-flash storage array, which now delivers best-in-class performance with the simplicity and agility of public cloud. The FlashArray//m now offers customers petabyte-scale capacity with a measured 99.9999 percent availability and always-on Quality of Service – virtually eliminating storage downtime and application performance risk. For more information on today’s announcements, Pure Storage has launched “Outside the Box” – an ongoing informational web series for the technical community – which debuts today.
With today’s release of the next-generation FlashArray//m, Pure Storage is equipping customers with Smart Storage, storage that is purpose-built to be effortless, efficient and evergreen – and capable of delivering the simplicity, automation, resiliency, and customer friendly business model which are all essential for cloud IT.
“Storage underlies everything we do in today’s digital economy, an economy that is increasingly powered by cloud IT,” said Matt Kixmoeller, VP of Product, Pure Storage. “Pure Storage has built the smart storage platform to deliver cloud IT – whether it be public cloud, SaaS, private cloud, or a mix of all three. Efficient all-flash storage, now at petabyte-scale, is the agile foundation of tomorrow’s clouds.”
“Pure Storage makes strides in technology innovation year after year,” said Kevin Prahm, Vice President of Sales and Operations, ACS. “The additional capacity of FlashArray//m and availability means more choices for our customers and confidence that their mission critical applications will always be up and running with Pure.”
“Pure Storage helps free up our IT staff to focus on strategy and value-added projects that improve the business, process and performance,” said Shawn O’Brien, Director of Architecture and Infrastructure, Room & Board. “By delivering on simplicity and engineering for future technologies, Pure delivers simplicity and ease-of-management while keeping our infrastructure modern, online and scalable.”