LOS GATOS, California - March 18,
2009 - Vhayu Technologies, the leading provider of
enterprise tick data solutions, today announced membership in the
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) Partner Program. Financial services providers
use tick data, an amalgamation of price and volume data, to derive
real-time analysis of the equities, futures, and options markets.
Vhayu is collaborating with NetApp to tightly integrate
NetApp® storage solutions into a Vhayu Velocity environment.
With this partnership, customers will be able to cost effectively
store and easily share tick data volumes in the multiterabyte
Vhayu's Velocity suite of products for the
financial services industry contains high-performance market data
solutions for the capture and high-speed analysis of massive
amounts of streaming and historical data. A critical piece of
Vhayu's solution is the ability to use fast and reliable shared
storage to access historical archives of trading data. Through
Vhayu's membership in the NetApp Partner Program, customers benefit
from NetApp's unified storage solution, which is second to none in
allowing storage access by using multiple protocols-including FC,
iSCSI, NFS, and CIFS-in a single architecture.
"NetApp and Vhayu engineers recently
completed an extensive project to demonstrate the suitability of
NetApp storage for Vhayu Velocity implementations," said John
Coulter, vice president of Corporate Strategy at Vhayu. "Overall,
we found that NetApp FC SAN storage systems provided excellent
performance when configured with the Vhayu applications. Together,
the solution offers customers a proven option for the storage of
historical data and archive access."
"The NetApp Partner Program brings
cost-effective, validated solutions to our customers that speed
time to market," said Patrick Rogers, vice president of Solutions
Marketing at NetApp. "Through this partnership, NetApp storage
systems and NetApp FlexClone® technology will help Vhayu's
customers deploy Velocity in a multiterabyte data environment while
maximizing storage efficiency and minimizing deployment time."
For a technical report on Vhayu Velocity
performance, compatibility, and best practices using NetApp FC SAN,
About the NetApp Partner
The NetApp Partner Program provides qualified infrastructure and
application providers with access to NetApp solutions, software
development kits, technical support, training, certification,
product information, and marketing and sales assistance. Customers
benefit by having access to best-of-breed partner solutions that
are tested to work with NetApp storage. Additional information
about the NetApp Partner Program is available at www.netapp.com/us/solutions/solution-partners/
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Vhayu delivers the fastest market data solutions for the capture
and high-speed analysis of massive amounts of streaming and
historical data, to the world's leading financial institutions.
Through its unique patented Velocity and Squeezer technologies,
Vhayu combines software and hardware to provide significant
competitive advantages to financial firms concerned with the
processing and storage of tick data by enabling faster and smarter
trading decisions. Partnered with some of the world's leading
technology and financial services organizations, Vhayu's customers
include 8 of the top 10 global financial institutions, the leading
online discount broker, the largest financial information provider,
major hedge funds and trading systems vendors.
Vhayu was founded in 1998 by Intel
technologists who brought together over twenty years of experience
architecting high performance hardware and software solutions.
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, the company also has offices in
New York, London and Tokyo. For more information, visit www.vhayu.com.
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