BOULDER, Colo., June 11, 2015
SolidFire, ranked the #1 Solid-State Array, today announced Version 8 of its Element Operating System. Named Oxygen, the newest version of SolidFire’s OS introduces significant data assurance functionality that reduces operational overhead and risk with advanced data protection functionality and expanded multi-tenant security features. Building upon seven previous versions, SolidFire’s Element OS continues to deliver the industry’s most comprehensive enterprise feature set for consolidating mixed-workloads onto an agile, automated infrastructure.
Element OS 8 Oxygen introduces key functionality that enhances data protection and further heightens data security. Along with multiple usability enhancements, new capabilities in Oxygen include:
“SolidFire’s Element OS powers IT infrastructure and accelerates the transition to the next generation data center, delivering agility, scalability, automation and predictability,” said SolidFire’s CEO and Founder Dave Wright. “For eight generations, Element OS has enabled our customers to transform their underlying data center infrastructure and achieve things they’ve never been able to before.”
Version 8 of Element OS is delivered non-disruptively and takes advantage of Self-Healing High Availability Architecture, which has enabled thousands of in-field, in-production upgrades without disruption since the product was released for general availability in November 2012.
For eight generations, SolidFire has combined five must-have components within its Element OS to deliver the most complete range of enterprise-class features for next-generation data center infrastructures. Element OS offers these unique capabilities:
SolidFire’s Oxygen release begins shipping immediately on all new product and is available today to upgrade existing SolidFire platforms including Element X, SolidFire’s software-only option for hyper-scale customers. Learn how SolidFire powers the most demanding data centers in the world. Read about SolidFire’s SF Series storage platforms, which start at 35TB of effective capacity and deliver guaranteed performance to every workload. Schedule a SolidFire demo today.