SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 27, 2015 – Springpath, a pioneer in hyperconverged software infrastructure, today announced a partnership agreement with ePlus, a trusted provider of data center technologies. The partnership will enable ePlus to deliver Springpath's hyperconverged software solution on the preferred servers of their customers' choosing. The partnership has already produced a joint deployment on Cisco servers at a large high technology equipment manufacturer, reducing engineering testing set-up time from hours to minutes. Springpath's hyperconverged infrastructure is available for global enterprises today.
"Hyperconvergence is the next big IT disruption to happen in the Enterprise Data Center," said Mark Melvin, Chief Technology Officer, ePlus. "Our newly established partnership with Springpath will enable our customers to take advantage of innovative software-defined technologies."
ePlus, named Cisco's U.S. Partner of the Year for the Americas, is working closely with Cisco and Springpath to build custom solutions for their customers' needs. Jointly, Springpath will help enable ePlus customers to use a hyperconvergence appliance solution built on Cisco UCS servers. This offering will be unique in the marketplace and will provide a market leading hyperconvergence offering for both ePlus and Cisco.
"ePlus is a trusted partner for thousands of enterprises across the United States," said Andrew Perry, vice president of sales, Springpath. "This collaboration further showcases Springpath's value that is delivered by our 100 percent software-based hyperconvergence solution. Springpath will continue to enable top partners like ePlus to further enhance their existing Tier 1 partnerships and solve their customers' most challenging needs."
Springpath Data Platform is available on a subscription basis for as low as $4,000 per server per year end-user pricing. To learn more about the Springpath Data Platform please visit: http://www.springpathinc.com/.
Founded in 2012 by VMware veterans, Springpath is a pioneer of hyperconverged software infrastructure that provides reliable and scalable compute and storage services running on a variety of standard servers. Available on an annual subscription basis and powered by Springpath's patent-pending Hardware Agnostic Log-structured Objects (HALO) architecture, the Flash-optimized platform delivers high performance, rapid provisioning and fine-grained scale-out, with unparalleled storage efficiency—empowering enterprises to accelerate the adoption of DevOps within their IT organization. For more information, visit www.springpathinc.com or follow us on Twitter @SpringpathInc.
ePlus is an engineering-centric solutions provider that helps organizations imagine, implement, and achieve more from their technology. The company holds the highest certifications from top technology partners and has expertise in key transformative technologies, from data center to security, cloud, and collaboration. Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than 975 associates serving commercial, state, municipal, and education customers nationally. The Company is headquartered at 13595 Dulles Technology Drive, Herndon, VA, 20171. For more information, visit www.eplus.com, call 888-482-1122, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Connect with ePlus on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ePlusinc and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ePlus. ePlus. Where Technology Means More.™