Published on : 13, Jan 2016

CloudByte announces that its latest product release ElastiStor 1.4, earned VMware SAN and NAS certifications for vSphere 5.5 and 6.0 versions

SANTA CLARA, Calif., January 12, 2016 – CloudByte ElastiStor, the first containerized enterprise storage solution is certified by VMware as VMware Ready. The iSCSI and NFS certifications enable cloud service providers and enterprises to confidently deploy ElastiStor for applications hosted on VMware vSphere environments and deliver guaranteed storage QoS to all applications.

After detailed and rigorous VMware Ready certification tests, ElastiStor 1.4 is now part of the VMware Compatibility Guide. The suite included tests for compatibility and support for the existing VMware deployment such as vMotion and DRS. “With these VMware Ready certifications, we have ensured our policy of maintaining compatibility among the latest releases of VMware vSphere and ElastiStor”, said Umasankar Mukkara, Founder & VP of Engineering, CloudByte.

Product Highlights and Capabilities

  • Guarantee QoS to all applications
  • Define granular-level IOPS per volume
  • Increase storage utilization by 5X
  • Single console storage management across data centers
  • Metadata acceleration
  • Data encryption
  • Avoid vendor lock-ins
  • In-line deduplication and compression


About CloudByte

CloudByte storage, engineered for cloud providers and large enterprises, is a containerized enterprise storage solution that solves storage level I/O contentions in the virtualized environment, delivering guaranteed performance for each workload, and up to a 5x increase in utilization.


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