NASHUA, NH – December 22, 2016 — Plexxi, a pioneer of software-defined data center infrastructure, today announced a partnership with AE Business Solutions (AEBS), a leading IT integration and consulting company serving enterprise organization throughout the Midwest. The partnership addresses the rapidly changing data center landscape, converged networking infrastructure and the build-out of public, private and hybrid clouds.
The companies share a common vision of transforming IT infrastructure and architectures to a scale-as-you-grow software defined data center that delivers on the promise of simplicity, agility, automation and cost efficiencies associated with today’s cloud computing strategies. The partnership allows AEBS to distribute Plexxi’s hardware and software offerings, Plexxi Switch, Plexxi Control and Plexxi Connect, as part of their software defined networking solutions portfolio. Plexxi solutions enable Cloud Builders to harness the power of a single, simple platform to create private/public/hybrid cloud and data center networks.
“Today’s IT infrastructure is the engine to the applications, workloads and data that drives business success,” said John Harris, Vice President of Sales and COO at AE Business Solutions. “Our customers look to introduce innovation inside and outside the data center to enable greater business agility, business responsiveness and efficiencies. Plexxi’s disruptive networking approach redefines an industry that has gone relatively unchanged in more than 20 years. We believe that software defined infrastructure is the key to enabling data centers of the future and the move to a mixed cloud approach.“
“Plexxi provides a scalable networking switch architecture, seamless automation, dynamic provisioning and application integrations that serve as the underpinning of tomorrow’s data centers,” said Tim Lieto, Senior Vice President of Sales and Support at Plexxi. “Our partnership with AEBS furthers their commitment to delivering the latest innovation in software defined infrastructure as a fundamental building block in building data centers of the future.”
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 AE Business Solutions
AE Business Solutions is a leading IT Integration and Consulting Company serving enterprise organizations throughout the Midwest. Our mission is to provide our clients with the right combination of information technology and people to deliver innovative solutions that create a competitive advantage for their organization. Based in Madison, WI, AE Business Solutions can be contacted via www.aebs.com and followed on Twitter @AEBusinessSolut.