MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif-March 20, 2012
- Egnyte Inc., the leading provider of hybrid cloud file
server solutions, today announced its membership in the NetApp
Alliance Partner Program. Egnyte is collaborating with NetApp
to integrate the Egnyte HybridCloud File Server with NetApp®
unified storage to enable mid-sized businesses and distributed
enterprise environments to quickly and easily deploy a hybrid cloud
file sharing system.
The partnership with NetApp allows customers
to take advantage of enterprise- class unified storage solutions in
a secure cloud service. Egnyte HybridCloud delivers enterprise
caliber file sharing for businesses by combining the speed and
security of local storage with the accessibility of the cloud.
Users can easily store, share, access and back up their files,
while IT retains centralized administration and control to enforce
"Finding an enterprise class solution with
both security and scalability to roll out across our 70 offices was
no easy task," said Phil Atkinson, Vice President of Information
Technology at Learfield. "After looking at a host of different
options, we decided that Egnyte HybridCloud best fit our needs.
We're replacing our file servers and VPN using a unique hybrid
combination of NetApp NAS devices and virtual appliances with the
cloud to give us the control and speed of a localized server
without the hassle, plus the benefits of a cloud solution for our
remote users. We get the best of both worlds, in a scalable
environment that can meet our demanding needs."
"We're very excited to partner with NetApp, a
true innovator in the enterprise storage and data management
space," said Vineet Jain, CEO Egnyte Inc. "By supporting the NetApp
unified storage solutions, we can offer business users an
enterprise class hybrid cloud solution that syncs storage behind
the firewall to the cloud. That powerful combination means
employees and business partners have secure, anytime, anywhere
access to their most critical files."
About the NetApp Alliance Partner
The NetApp Alliance 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-in-class
partner solutions that are tested to work with NetApp storage.
Additional information on the NetApp Alliance Partner Program is
available at www.netapp.com/alliances.
Over 1 billion files are being shared by businesses daily using
Egnyte HybridCloud file server. Egnyte's unique technology provides
the speed and security of
local storage with the accessibility of the cloud. Users can
and backup files,
while IT has the centralized administration and control to enforce
business policies. Egnyte, founded 2007, is based in Mountain View,
California and is a privately held company backed by venture
capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Floodgate Fund,
and Polaris Venture Partners. For more information, please visit
www.egnyte.com or call 1-877-7EGNYTE.
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