Virident became a business unit of HGST in October 2013. For more information about HGST, visit www.hgst.com.
Founded in 2006, Virident helps enterprises solve the challenge of poor application performance with flash storage solutions that speed application performance, ensure predictable performance under various workloads, and are compatible with all servers. The company was founded by a visionary management team from Google, Sun Microsystems, Cisco, SGI and Intel.
Virident newly introduced FlashMAX II, a PCIe Storage Class Memory (SCM) solution, is 60% more capacity than first generation FlashMAX I while ensuring tenfold improvement in application performance at one-third the total cost of ownership of HDD systems. Virident vFAS (Flash-management with Adaptive Scheduling) software stack, tightly integrated with FlashMAX, delivers unconditional performance that scales across diverse workloads and data sets, and remains consistent over time. It also enables maximum capacity utilization resulting in at least twice the price/performance of comparable flash-based solutions. Built-in flash-aware RAID ensures the highest enterprise-class reliability and data availability. Virident FlashMAX is optimized for demanding storage environments in the energy, government, finance, manufacturing, digital media and Web 2.0 industries.
FlashMAX delivers unconditional performance that scales across diverse workloads and data sets, and sustains over time. It offers the industry's highest storage capacity in the smallest footprint while delivering 2x the performance of competing solutions.Learn More