Hybrid Cloud Leader Chosen for Technical Integration and Joint Customer Successes with Google Cloud Platform
PITTSBURGH, PA – March 16, 2016 – Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for the hybrid cloud, today announced that Google Cloud Platform has named Avere the “Google Cloud Platform Technology Partner of the Year” for 2015. The award was presented at TeamWork 2016, Google for Work’s annual global partner summit, which took place last week in Las Vegas, NV.
The award is a culmination of the close technical collaboration and joint customer successes between Avere and Google Cloud Platform. In April 2015, Avere announced the working relationship with Google with the mission of empowering customers to move compute intensive workloads and large data sets to Google Cloud Platform. Avere technology delivers low latency and high performance to joint customers working in the cloud, helping them reap the benefits of Google Cloud Platform’s highly-scalable and reliable infrastructure. Avere and Google Cloud Platform share a number of joint customers including award-winning visual effects studios like Framestore and Moonbot Studios.
“Google Cloud Platform provides an ideal infrastructure for those looking to leverage the public cloud, and being named Top Google Cloud Platform Technology Partner is a testament to the great work Avere and Google Cloud Platform are doing together,” said Mike McMahon, Vice President of Business Development at Avere Systems. "We look forward to continuing our collaboration with Google Cloud Platform and delivering even better cloud experiences to our joint customers."
About Avere Systems
Avere is radically changing the economics of data storage. Avere's hybrid cloud solutions give companies – for the first time – the ability to end the rising cost and complexity of data storage and compute via the freedom to store and access files anywhere in the cloud or on premises, without sacrificing the performance, availability, or security of enterprise data. Based in Pittsburgh, Avere is led by veterans and thought leaders in the data storage industry and is backed by investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Tenaya Capital, and Western Digital Capital. For more information, visit www.averesystems.com.