SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Open Source Storage™ announces that it has joined the OpenStack® Foundation. Joining the OpenStack Foundation furthers the commitment to open cloud standards by Open Source Storage. With key projects selected for technology disruption and seamless open source integration into products and end to end solutions, Open Source Storage broadens its offerings and support services to clients by further enforcing its solutions strategy. As the visionary and creator of the Open Source Storage movement, Eren Niazi, Founder & CEO of Open Source Storage, will leave product and solution source code open and unlocked to drive change and encourage the evolution of technologies. OpenStack’s vast collection of interrelated projects have the ability to work together and control many aspects of the data center such as storage, networking, and compute.
Patrick Willis has been appointed as a Board Member less than a year after joining the company as a result of his hard work.
Eren Niazi said, “Joining the OpenStack Foundation represents a key area of expansion for the company. This is part of a strategic plan created to drive Open Source Storage growth.”
ABOUT OPEN SOURCE STORAGE LLC
To the creators Open Source Storage, Freedom Matters. Go Open isn’t just a slogan, it’s a promise for the future of technology for the world. The company was founded in 2001 by Eren Niazi who envisioned a world where the largest enterprises were using Open Source software in large-scale data center deployments. Our philosophy is to respect the past but focus on the future.
Open Source Storage is the original visionary and creator of the open source storage movement. We are experts in scalable systems, large scale deployments, software development, and data center services. Open Source Storage solutions are designed to offer choices and flexibility with our products designed as building blocks supporting end-to-end scalability. Our customized solutions support big data analytics, web 2.0, database clusters, and high density compute servers. Our products include cloud, data storage, media systems. All solutions and products are built in the USA using integrated open source software and open standards hardware reducing total cost of ownership (TCO) by an average of 50%.
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