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NetApp, inc signed the agreement on purchase of SolidFire, inc for 870 million a dale. USA cash.

Founded in 2010, SolidFire is a vendor of All Flash of storages for DPC of new generation where "configured simple scaling and management in a type and forgot" provides performance and the joint Multy-Tenancy environment.

The NetApp company declared purchase of SolidFire

With SolidFire NetApp will give the new sentence which will cover each of three parts of the All Flash market of storages:

  • For traditional infrastructures of Enterprise of customers, NetApp All Flas FAS (AFF), a product line which provides functions and possibilities of Enterprise of level.
  • For owners of applications, NetApp EF a series of the products showing incredibly high values of performance at the same time low speed of a response (Latency) according to open testing SPC-1, and also high availability "six nine".
  • For customers with infrastructures of new generation, the products from SolidFire distributed, self-repairing and the extending architecture, reasonable price and simple management.


SolidFire is active in cloudy community and provides to integrate an uravleniye storage by means of VMware vCenter plug-in, VAAI, SRM, OpenStack driver, CloudStack plug-in, Microsoft VSS provider, PowerShell, VMware SRM/SRA and other cloud solutions.

Through time products of SolidFire will be integrated into a paradigm of NetApp DataFabric providing seamless management of cloudy resources, and also the flash-resources and disk arrays.

According to the analysis of Gartner the SolidFire company one of, the best, if not the best, the vendor of All Flash of storages. The SolidFire company also one of the most fast-growing vendors of data storages who gives an opportunity to extend from 35TB to 3,8PB within a cluster from 4 to 100 notes with connection 10GbE or 8/16 Gb FC providing the guaranteed level of service of QoS. Storage systems of SolidFire provide from 200000 to 7,5 million input-output operations (IO/S).

NetApp is known as the company providing otlichitelno qualitative technologies, what allows it not so often as competitors to buy third-party products, thus it is deeper to integrate all the solutions.

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