Violin Memory Named a 2014 SVC Awards Finalist for SSD/Flash Storage Product of the Year and Storage Company of the Year

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SANTA CLARA, Calif.--()--Violin Memory®, Inc., (NYSE:VMEM), a leading provider of award winning all-flash storage arrays and appliances delivering application solutions for the enterprise, today announced that the company has been named a finalist in the fourth annual Storage, Virtualization, Cloud (SVC) 2014 Awards program for SSD/Flash Storage Product of the Year and Storage Company of the Year.

The awards recognize products, projects and services, as well as honor companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualization and storage sectors. The awards are jointly sponsored by DataCentre Solutions, Virtualization World, and Storage Networking Solutions – all key publications that bring storage, cloud, and virtualization news to decision makers in Europe.

Voting commenced on September 29 and closes on November 6, 2014. To VOTE for Violin, visit

The award winners are determined solely on the basis of end user votes, and will be announced at a ceremony on November 27, 2014. To follow the discussion about the SVC Awards on Twitter follow #svcawards.

The Violin family of award winning all-flash solutions will be featured globally at:

  • VMworld Barcelona, 13 – 16 October at the Fira Barcelona Gran Via, North Hall 8, Barcelona, Spain, Stand S122
  • Storage Decisions, November 3 – 4 at the Hilton Midtown, New York, NY
  • Dell World 2014, November 4 – 6 at the Austin Convention Center,
    Austin, TX
  • Microsoft PASS Summit 2014, November 4 – 7 at the Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

For a complete list of where the Violin all-flash solutions can be seen over the next few months, please visit us at

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About Violin Memory, Inc.

Business in a Flash. Violin Memory transforms the speed of business with high performance, always available, low cost management of critical business information and applications. Violin’s all-flash optimized solutions accelerate breakthrough CAPEX and OPEX savings for building the next generation data center. Violin’s Flash Fabric Architecture™ (FFA) speeds data delivery with chip-to-chassis performance optimization that achieves lower consistent latency and cost per transaction for Cloud, Enterprise and Virtualized mission-critical applications. Violin's all-flash Arrays and Appliances, and enterprise data management software solutions enhance agility and mobility while revolutionizing data center economics. Founded in 2005, Violin Memory is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. For more information, visit Follow us on Twitter at

All Violin Memory news releases (financial, acquisitions, manufacturing, products, technology, etc.) are issued exclusively by Business Wire and are immediately thereafter posted on the company's external website, Violin, Violin Memory, the Violin Memory logo, and Flash Fabric Architecture (FFA) are trademarks of Violin Memory, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.

Violin Memory Forward-looking Statement

This public announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements with respect to: (1) the possible business, financial and other results that customers and others may realize by using Violin’s products; and (2) Violin Memory’s business plans and strategy. Numerous risks and uncertainties that could affect Violin Memory's business performance and financial results are included under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations," in Violin Memory's quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015, which was filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and which is available on the Violin Memory's investor relations website at and on the SEC's website at All forward-looking statements in this public announcement are based on information available to Violin Memory as of the date hereof, and Violin Memory does not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking statements provided to reflect events that occur or circumstances that exist after the date on which they were made.

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Violin Memory Named as Finalist for SSD/Flash Storage Product of the Year and Storage Company of the Year for the 2014 SVC Awards


Eastwick Communications
Jayne Scuncio, 415-820-4164