MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZeroStack, the leader in making self-driving private cloud affordable for all companies, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named ZeroStack to its 2017 list of Emerging Vendors in the Cloud category. This annual list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. In addition to celebrating these standout companies, the Emerging Vendors list serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology. This year, for the first time, the list is divided into seven categories: Cloud, Data Center, Security, Big Data, Networking/VoIP, Internet of Things and Storage.
ZeroStack is the leader in self-driving, on-premises private cloud solutions that leverage artificial intelligence to automate setup, operation, and management of a cloud. ZeroStack’s Cloud Platform combines the ease of use of public cloud with the security and control of private cloud to deliver a turnkey system that can be up and running in less than 30 minutes. The ZeroStack solution is fully integrated with public clouds to offer stressless workload migration between clouds, and it also supports third-party storage solutions from Nimble Storage and Nexenta.
“This impressive group of technology supplier startups is already disrupting the status quo, aggressively creating and innovating to meet the ever-changing demands of the IT market,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “CRN’s 2017 Emerging Vendors represent the next generation of IT change agents, producing a wide range of leading-edge products that solution providers should keep an eye on in the coming year and beyond.”
“CRN is the leading source of information for resellers, and our Cloud Platform allows resellers to implement clouds for their customers without spending months learning about cloud technology,” said Steve Garrison, vice president of marketing at ZeroStack. “We are proud to have been named to this prestigious list of cloud infrastructure providers.”
The Emerging Vendors Cloud and Data Center lists will be featured in the June 2017 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/emergingvendors.
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ZeroStack uses smart software and artificial intelligence to deliver a self-driving, fully integrated private cloud platform that offers the agility and simplicity of public cloud at a fraction of the cost. On premises, ZeroStack’s cloud operating system converts bare-metal servers into a reliable, self-healing cloud cluster. This cluster is consumed via a self-service SaaS portal. The SaaS portal also collects telemetry data and uses artificial intelligence to create models that help customers make decisions about capacity planning, troubleshooting and optimized placement of applications. The integrated App Store enables one-click deployment of many applications that provide the platform for most modern cloud native applications. This solution is fully integrated with public clouds to offer seamless migration between clouds. Founded by senior engineers from VMware and Google, the company is funded by Formation 8 and Foundation Capital, and is based in Mountain View, California. For more information, visit http://www.zerostack.com or follow us on Twitter @ZeroStackInc.
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