Dell EMC has announced that the XtremIO All-Flash Array(AFA) has surpassed another set of customer and revenue milestones, with EMC, now part of Dell EMC, further consolidating its position as the All-Flash market leader, amassing a 40 percent revenue share. This, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC), is nearly 2.5 times its nearest competitor.
Since its November 2013 debut, XtremIO sales have continued to outpace every competitor, accumulating more than 3,000 customers andUS$3 billion in total sales in less than three years, further validating its market share leadership and place as quite possibly the fastest-growing enterprise storage product ever.
It will be recalled that Dell EMC recently announced important software updates that extend XtremIO application integration and management features for both VMware and Microsoft virtualized environments.
Speaking on this, GM, XtremIO, Dell EMC, Dan Inbar said: “XtremIO’s staggering market momentum is validation from customers of the product’s class-leading capabilities for accelerating and consolidating mixed block storage workloads in modern data centers.”
“Our customers tell us they deploy XtremIO because ‘it just works’ to deliver consistent and predictable sub-millisecond performance for their IOPS-hungry application workloads. As a jewel in the Dell EMC All-Flash storage portfolio, we’re excited to continue developing XtremIO to address an even broader set of enterprise workloads and use cases that can benefit from the product’s unique All-Flash architecture,” Inbar assured.
Dell EMC, a part of Dell Technologies, enables organizations to modernize, automate and transform their data center using industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and data protection technologies.
Customers including CNA, Vestas and The BostonRed Sox are choosing XtremIO as a key component in their modern data center strategies because of its capabilities to deliver consistent and predictable performance with sub-millisecond latencies. XtremIO arrays are purpose-built for accelerating and consolidating mixed block storage workloads such as databases, analytics, server virtual machines and virtual desktop infrastructures. It offers a scale-out architecture with always-on, always-inline data services with some of the industry’s best inline data compression and de-duplication capabilities. It also features integrated Copy Data Management (iCDM) to help customers accelerate and improve productivity for the business and in their IT organization.