Five Years of Rapid Growth, Rooted Foundations and Global Expansion

Five years ago, a small group of us recognized that the storage industry was in turmoil. The trend of exponential user capacity growth that had dominated the industry for the past several decades was showing no sign of slowing down. To complicate matters even more, the value of the user data was also increasing rapidly. In other words, companies were becoming more and more dependent on storage that they could not properly manage. We decided there was a need for a new type of storage solution.

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Looking Back on 2015 & Ahead to 2016

Reflecting back on 2015, Zadara has accomplished a lot. We've added new features such as Backup to S3 (B2S3) and Zadara Container Services (ZCS).  We have increased our drive capacities helping customers scale to even larger installations, and we have added countless other features providing an improved overall user experience. We are also working to launch another significant feature in Q1 of 2016 - stay tuned! On top of these enterprise-grade features, we’ve also increased our technology certifications with companies such as VMware.

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IT Brand Pulse Awards 2015: Zadara Wins x 4!

We are proud to announce that Zadara Storage has been named Market Leader, Price Leader, Performance Leader and Innovation Leader by IT Professionals as part of the IT Brand Pulse annual brand leadership awards 2015.  These awards recognize our leadership specifically in the area of On-Premise Enterprise Storage as a Service (our OPaaS offering).

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Cutting storage management and costs in half: Moving from GlusterFS to Zadara VPSA at AWS

For businesses to run more efficiently and effectively, reducing the time required for storage management is as important as reducing its overall cost; most often these two are contingent on one another.

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Zadara Storage at VMworld 2015: Stop Buying Storage!

This might be a confusing headline to a company offering storage as a service, but we actually don’t mean this tongue-in-cheek whatsoever. We think customers can gain far better agility, services and cost savings by taking advantage of Enterprise Storage as a Service model on-premises and in the cloud.

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We are going to need a larger trophy case!

They say that you can judge a person (or organization) by the company they keep. Well, I think we are in very good company! Last night we were named to the Red Herring Top 100 North American companies. This is an annual listing that recognizes the most promising startups, based on their technological innovation, intellectual property, business model and a number of other quantitative and qualitative characteristics. We now share this honor with a few other notable companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Salesforce.com, Palo Alto Networks, Skype, YouTube and eBay.   Not bad company, if I do say so myself…

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