LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cleversafe, Inc., the web-scale storage market share leader, hosted an industry event on October 20 in London to address the data explosion and how next-generation software architectures are enabling organisations to cope with data growth. The event featured a panel discussion, hosted by Cleversafe founder and vice chairman Chris Gladwin and moderated by Simon Robinson, Research Vice President at 451 Research.
With the help of Mark Keller, Chief Technology Officer of Hogarth Worldwide Ltd, Clive Freeman, HP Strategist, and Magnus Arildsson, Head of the Product Line Cloud IaaS/PaaS for Ericsson the panel – entitled, “The Impact of Data Gravity on the Future-ready, Software-defined Datacentre” –discussed the issues raised by the current increases in the volume, velocity and variety of data. The dialogue addressed which services and applications are driving storage architectures and what technology is being developed to help control and manage the data.
“The event assembled a senior and experienced group of leading enterprise IT professionals which resulted in a lively and informative debate about the increasing data mass, which now faces all enterprises,” said Simon Robinson of 451 Research. “The growth of the addressable storage market in the UK has been explosive, and Cleversafe is in an ideal position to be the provider of choice for local enterprises and service providers to tackle their growing data challenges.”
As a company committed to helping businesses address their growing data demands, Cleversafe brought together more than 50 senior enterprise IT professionals to discuss and learn more about the evolving data storage landscape in the UK and beyond.
“As a major global marketing implementation agency, data in the form of rich media assets is the lifeblood of our business. And like so many other UK businesses, the impact of data gravity and the ability to manage and store our content is a constant concern,” said Mark Keller, CTO, Hogarth Worldwide Ltd. “With Cleversafe’s next-generation web-scale storage technology we have a scalable, cost-effective way to archive our data assets while maximizing efficiency and enabling us to seamlessly deliver quality advertising campaigns to our customers.”
John Morris, CEO, Cleversafe, Inc. said: “After three years in the UK, Cleversafe understands the challenges and the opportunities presented by the data explosion in this growing market. Our panel event has been an invaluable opportunity for us to share information and ideas around this subject and hear from senior IT professionals in the UK about the scale of their challenges."
About Cleversafe, Inc.
Cleversafe, the web-scale storage market share leader, delivers a breakthrough private cloud software platform that solves petabyte-and-beyond storage challenges. Relied upon by the world’s largest data repositories, Cleversafe reduces 80 percent or more of storage costs while providing carrier-grade security, 15 nines of reliability and simplified storage management. For more information, please visit www.cleversafe.com.