Virident enables enterprises to tackle performance-intensive enterprise applications with PCIe-based enterprise flash storage and Solid State Disks (SSD) for database, Web 2.0 and VDI environments. Virident FlashMAX II, a PCIe Storage Class Memory solution, ensures that application performance is ten times faster than other HDD systems at one-third of the total cost of ownership.
FlashMAX II delivers unconditional performance that scales across diverse workloads and data sets, and sustains over time. It offers the industry's highest flash storage capacity in the smallest footprint while delivering 2x the performance of competing solutions.
IRVINE, Calif. — Oct. 17, 2013 — Western Digital® Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Virident Systems, Inc., a leading provider of server-side flash storage for virtualization, database, cloud computing, and webscale applications. Virident will be integrated into HGST, a wholly owned subsidiary of Western Digital. The acquisition furthers HGST’s strategy to address the rapidly changing needs of enterprise customers by delivering intelligent storage solutions that maximize application performance by leveraging the tightly coupled server, storage and network resources of today’s converged datacenter infrastructures.
MILPITAS, Calif., October 7, 2013— Virident Systems Inc., the performance leader in server-side flash storage solutions, today announced the appointment of former DataDirect Networks and Hitachi Data Systems employees, Ryan Taylor and Mark Lucas, as the company’s new director of sales and its new systems engineering manager, respectively. Taylor and Lucas bring 35 years of storage and networking experience to Virident’s EMEA team to further develop the company’s sales and engineering programs...