The HPC storage market continues to look strong with DDN reporting a record fourth quarter and double-digit growth year over year. The company also cited strong market demand across Enterprise and Web/Cloud sectors for DDN’s storage and data management solutions.
As our 2014 results and momentum into the first quarter of 2015 demonstrate, DDN’s product strategy to offer integrated end-to-end solutions for large scale data problems is in high demand,” said Alex Bouzari, DDN CEO and co-founder. “DDN is leading the industry with innovation in application acceleration, high performance file systems and both private and public cloud enabling solutions. We are taking bold steps across our entire business, staffing our field and technical service organizations with the most technical solution support staff in the world and providing innovative solutions that solve today’s most complex data storage challenges to deliver business and scientific results at a faster pace than ever thought possible.”
The company also cited some interesting milestones for 2014:
- Building on DDN leadership in Lustre-based environments, DDN introduced in late 2014 the next generation EXAScaler appliance offering highly differentiated capabilities for small file performance, complete 24x7x365 support and scale to support tens of thousands of clients with a single solution.
- Unleashing a new I/O provisioning paradigm, DDN’s Infinite Memory Engine (IME) software defined storage application proved in customer environments around the world that this new game changing technology accelerates IO by 1000x, parallel file systems by 100x, and applications by 10x.
- DDN increased its team count to over 600 staff and opened an Advanced European Technology Center in Paris, France to fuel European technology innovation and expansion.