SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pivot3, a leading supplier of surveillance and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) converged infrastructure appliances, today announced that it has been honored on the 2013 Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies. The list is comprised of businesses that have demonstrated innovation and growth across the entrepreneurial landscape of the United States.
“It is an honor to receive this prestigious award and be among the many dedicated and groundbreaking companies also listed”
“It is an honor to receive this prestigious award and be among the many dedicated and groundbreaking companies also listed,” said Olivier Thierry, chief marketing officer at Pivot3. “As we continue to enhance our software defined storage solutions for the VDI and surveillance markets, we are seeing adoption of our appliances and professional services accelerate – with companies recognizing the benefits of easy-to-use, scalable, and cost-effective solutions.”
Pivot3’s award‐winning software-defined storage solutions power Video Surveillance and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) applications in the education, enterprise, entertainment, gaming, government, financial, healthcare, retail and transportation vertical markets. Unlike legacy storage companies that are tied to a “one-size-fits-all” proprietary hardware centric architecture, Pivot3 delivers its software storage technology in unique market-segment configurable converged infrastructure appliances. Pivot3 competes in high growth markets where it can deliver a sustainable competitive advantage based on the combination of its software-defined-storage architecture and purpose-configured standard enterprise-class x86 appliances.
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Pivot3 was founded in 2003 on the idea that today's stack of virtual servers, shared storage and networks could be converged to drive down complexity and cost while dramatically increasing scale-out performance. Today, Pivot3 has over 600 customers across the globe deploying Pivot3 vSTAC™ converged storage and compute appliances. Pivot3 products are deployed in the video surveillance and virtual desktop markets, and have seen particular success in the public sector, transportation, gaming, education and retail vertical segments. The company has won numerous awards and was most recently selected by Forbes Magazine in 2013 as “One of America’s Most Promising Companies,” and by CRN in their top 100 Virtualization list for 2012. Visit pivot3.com.