SimpliVity and Huawei Join Forces to Deliver Game-Changing Hyperconvergence around the Globe and Accelerate International Growth

WESTBOROUGH, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SimpliVity,
a leader in hyperconverged
infrastructure
powering the world’s most efficient and resilient
data centers, today announced that its transformative OmniStack
technology is now available for sale on Huawei FusionServer. OmniStack
with Huawei FusionServer
is offered on SimpliVity’s all-flash
hyperconverged models, providing the speed and reliability of all-flash
with the efficiency, ease of use, and resiliency of SimpliVity’s top
hyperconverged platform.

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology
(ICT) solutions provider, reaching 3.5 billion end users worldwide with
an especially strong presence in Europe, Middle East, and Africa, as
well as Brazil, Russia, China, India, and South Africa. As two of the
fastest growing companies in IT addressing the fastest growing markets,
SimpliVity and Huawei are uniquely-positioned to expand and lead the
international hyperconverged industry.

“Huawei constantly looks to bring value to customers across the world
through partnerships like this one with SimpliVity,” said Qiu Long,
President of Huawei IT Server Product Line, Huawei. “Huawei servers
running SimpliVity OmniStack technology represent a win-win for
businesses needing hyperconverged infrastructure.”

Only SimpliVity’s foundational technology offers true enterprise-grade
hyperconvergence, with comprehensive storage data services built in –
including native data deduplication and data protection. With 50 percent
of sales already coming from outside North America, SimpliVity’s
partnership with Huawei will further advance the company’s market
position.

“By combining SimpliVity’s revolutionary hyperconverged technology with
Huawei’s servers and strong global footprint, more customers will be
able to realize the unique benefits that only SimpliVity delivers,” said
Doron Kempel, chief executive officer, SimpliVity. “We know customers
want choice when it comes to hyperconverged infrastructure, and we
deliver our technology in combination with the world’s leading server
providers—Cisco, Lenovo, Dell, and now Huawei. By providing the most
complete hyperconverged solution on the industry’s leading server
platforms, SimpliVity is putting customer needs front and center.”

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About Huawei

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology
(ICT) solutions provider. Our aim is to enrich life and improve
efficiency through a better connected world, acting as a responsible
corporate citizen, innovative enabler for the information society, and
collaborative contributor to the industry. Driven by customer-centric
innovation and open partnerships, Huawei has established an end-to-end
ICT solutions portfolio that gives customers competitive advantages in
telecom and enterprise networks, devices and cloud computing. Huawei’s
170,000 employees worldwide are committed to creating maximum value for
telecom operators, enterprises and consumers. Our innovative ICT
solutions, products and services are used in more than 170 countries and
regions, serving over one-third of the world’s population. Founded in
1987, Huawei is a private company fully owned by its employees.

About SimpliVity

SimpliVity powers the world’s most efficient and resilient data centers
with the most complete hyperconverged infrastructure solution. Unlike
traditional infrastructure that’s complex and costly to manage,
SimpliVity dramatically simplifies enterprise IT by combining all
infrastructure and advanced data services for virtualized
workloads—including guaranteed data efficiency, data protection, and
VM-centric management and mobility—onto the customer’s choice of server.
SimpliVity delivers 3x cost savings versus traditional architectures and
up to 49% cost savings versus public cloud. Headquartered in
Westborough, Mass., the company has raised $276 million in venture
capital and employs about 750 worldwide. A market and customer
satisfaction leader, SimpliVity services midmarket and Global 2000
enterprises worldwide with a business model that is 100 percent
indirect. For more information, visit http://www.simplivity.com.

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