NASHUA, NH – November 15, 2016 — Plexxi, a pioneer of software-defined data center infrastructure, today announced a partnership with RTP Technology, a premier integrator of technology solutions delivering innovative approaches to how organizations identify, assess, architect and implement data center technology. The partnership aims to address the growing demand for software-defined infrastructure that delivers automation and integration with critical business applications.
The companies share a common vision and approach to the fast changing enterprise data center landscape market choosing to leverage software innovation in delivering scale-out systems and platforms to drive next generation IT services consumption. RTP has a strong history and proven track record in delivering storage and compute design services that manage organizational growth and complexity by leveraging software-defined solutions that reduce administrative overhead, reduce deployment times and maximize operational efficiencies.
“The convergence of data center technologies, the move to rapid scale-out architectures and software-defined solutions calls for a new, innovative networking solution in the market,” said Ron Robbins, President of RTP Technology Corporation. “Our customers are looking to transform their data centers to meet growing business demands. Plexxi provides us with a compelling new approach to a tired networking architecture that hasn’t kept pace with the evolution of storage and compute. We’re focused on the automation of tomorrow’s data centers and helping to make IT a revenue contributor through efficient use of critical business applications and data.”
“Plexxi and RTP have a very synergistic approach to meeting customer innovation requirements,” said Tim Lieto, Senior Vice President of Sales and Support at Plexxi. “Both companies look to empower the future of data centers through software-defined infrastructure that emphasizes automation, orchestration and application integration. Networking is no longer about dumb pipes and connections, it now focuses on the importance of applications and data, providing business agility, performance and significant financial savings.”
The two companies announced that they would be jointly working together in bringing a compelling hyperconverged infrastructure solution of Plexxi, Nutanix, VMware and Splunk solutions to market.
About Plexxi Inc.
Plexxi delivers software defined infrastructure building blocks and systems for building software-defined data centers and public / private clouds. Plexxi solutions enable Cloud Builders to harness the power of a single, simple platform to create private/public/hybrid cloud and data center networks. Plexxi’s software defined infrastructure solutions provide a comprehensive suite of building blocks, from hardware to management and application integrations that dynamically help applications to perform better at half the capital and operating expense of legacy solutions. Headquartered in Nashua, N.H., Plexxi investors include GV (formerly Google Ventures), Lightspeed Venture Partners, Matrix Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners. For more information, visit www.plexxi.com or follow us on Twitter @PlexxiInc.
About RTP Technology
Founded in 1993, RTP remains a premier integrator of technology solutions across a broad, diverse and growing base of customers. Our strategic partnerships with premiere technology companies, including EMC, NetApp, Cisco, VCE, HP, F5, Splunk, VMware, Plexxi and others allow us to deliver world-class IT outcomes that meet and exceed our customer’s business objectives. RTP specializes in all areas of the data center and the cloud, IT security solutions, professional services & consulting, and IT sourcing & contract management. Our impressive list of business partners matched with RTP’s team of exceptional technology experts is the foundation of creating long lasting customer relationships across many industries. Based in Paramus, NJ, RTP can be contacted via www.rtptech.com and followed on twitter @RTPtech.