8kpc NAMED
2017 COOL VENDOR BY GARTNER

8kpc, a Hyper Converged Infrastructure innovator disrupting traditional computing models, has been recognized as a “Cool Vendor for Compute Platforms, 2017” by Gartner, the leading research and advisory firm providing information technology related insight for IT and other business leaders located across the world.
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Every year, Gartner identifies “Cool Vendors” based upon vendors with a technology or service that is innovative, impactful, and/or intriguing. In this year’s report, five vendors have been recognized. We believe 8kpc has been recognized as Cool Vendor for its Hyper Converged architecture that achieves very high throughput along with the ability to achieve system resilience starting with just two nodes.

“We believe this is yet another validation that 8kpc is disrupting the HCI space with its flash based systems that deliver a lower-latency data path, real-time analytics and a high degree of automation when sizing and optimizing system components. – Ram Appalaraju, CEO 8kpc

8kpc skillfully builds simple products, for businesses complex virtualized IT needs. Our appliance based on high performance flash storage provides extreme scalability, and performance to virtualized applications, without compromising on simplicity, throughput or latency. This helps enterprises, with utmost ease, meet their most daunting and complex IT challenge, in the world of virtualization and cloud, of ever growing data and compute needs. But don’t take our word for it. Read the Gartner “Cool Vendor” report and find out what all the 8kpc buzz is about.

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