Hedvig Enters the Cisco Partner Program to Provide Storage Solutions

By CIOReview | Thursday, October 29, 2015

SANTA CLARA, CA: After the concept of Internet of Things (IoT), Internet of Everything (IoE) has taken shape in the world of technology. In order to accelerate IoE, Hedvig, provider of modern storage solutions, joins the Cisco Solution Partner Program to create and deploy software defined storage solutions to boost the capabilities, performance and management of network to gain value in IoE.

"Our partnership with Cisco is a great supplement to our efforts to scale the company and introduce our platform to our joint customers. The combination of Cisco's Unified Computing System servers and the Hedvig Distributed Storage platform will enable our customers to leverage software-defined storage as a fundamental business enabler," says Avinash Lakshman, CEO and Founder, Hedvig.

Designed to transform the way enterprises manage their storage, Hedvig’s distributed storage platform is a scalable software defined storage solution that consists of enterprise capabilities and the simplicity of cloud with in software provisioning of file, block and object storage without hampering the performance of Data Centers. This solution revamps Cisco UCS (Unified Computing System) server hardware into fully customizable responsive storage clusters.

Hedvig’s solution provides a flexible storage solution with Cisco UCS servers supporting any workload from private clouds from Docker containers to Big Data deployments running Hadoop or NoSQL. Other features that Hedvig Distributed Storage Platform include hybrid configuration, disaster recovery replication, client side caching, inline compression and auto tiering.