Nimble Storage to Showcase SmartStack Integrated Infrastructure at Cisco Live 2016
SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Jul 11, 2016) – Nimble Storage (NYSE: NMBL), the predictive flash storage solutions company, today announced it will showcase #SmartStack ™, the integrated infrastructure solution by #Nimble Storage and #Cisco, at Cisco Live, Cisco’s annual IT and communications conference. SmartStack is the only integrated infrastructure solution that predicts and prevents issues across the stack. SmartStack customers can take advantage of 11 reference architectures and four Cisco Validated Designs (CVDs), which now include the Nimble AF-Series All-Flash arrays. “We are proud of the successful traction we’ve acheived in our collaboration with Cisco,” said Suresh Vasudevan, CEO of Nimble Storage. “SmartStack is the result of our commitment with Cisco to build a future of integrated, predictive infrastructure that overcomes scalability limitations and supports advanced management with powerful analytics. The Save Mart Companies is a great example of an enterprise that deployed SmartStack in over 200 locations and is experiencing unmatched performance and resiliency.” Save Mart Companies will participate in a Cisco Live session with Nimble and Cisco to lead a discussion on the future of converged infrastructure. Enterprises today need proven, easy-to-deploy and scalable infrastructure to manage business applications and respond to changing business needs. SmartStack, which combines Cisco UCS Integrated Infrastructure with the Nimble Predictive Flash platform, delivers enterprise-ready solutions to quickly and easily deploy business-critical applications and radically simplify operations. By providing one platform to support all application needs, SmartStack accelerates business processes, ensures availability with predictive infrastructure, and significantly drives down costs. Over 1,000 SmartStack customers have reduced their footprint by up to 5-10x through more efficient computing, networking and storage; faster time-to-deployment through validated solutions and application-driven infrastructure; and increased uptime and automation with Nimble InfoSight Predictive Analytics that can predict and prevent issues across the entire infrastructure stack.