Accelerite Joins OpenStack Foundation as a Corporate Sponsor
- Accelerite is an official Corporate Sponsor of the OpenStack Foundation.
- Support for the OpenStack cloud platform and community increases flexibility and broadens the range of choices for our customers running or implementing OpenStack.
- Accelerite to exhibit at the OpenStack Summit in Paris, France from November 3-7.
Santa Clara, California and Bellevue, Washington – November 3, 2014 — Accelerite, today announced it has joined the OpenStack Foundation as a Corporate Sponsor. Accelerite will contribute its deep expertise in building great technology for some of the largest enterprises in the world to the vibrant community of OpenStack users, developers, and leading IT vendors helping shape the future of cloud computing. Accelerite will integrate OpenStack cloud software into future products and services, and actively participate in the OpenStack community, beginning with the OpenStack Summit in Paris, France from November 3-7, 2014.
OpenStack adoption has accelerated over the last six months as enterprises increasingly deploy open source technologies in their IT infrastructure. Supporting OpenStack will enable Accelerite to tailor new and differentiated products and services to enterprises, cloud providers and SMBs. These offerings will deliver unique value to a broad range of channel partners and customers looking to avoid cloud vendor lock-in as they move to multi-cloud approaches.
“By sponsoring the OpenStack Foundation and integrating open source capabilities into our products and services, we ensure Accelerite customers have access to all the advantages the interoperability OpenStack delivers. This is especially critical as customers adopt a multi-cloud approach, which requires new levels of agility and flexibility.” — Eric Webster, GM and SVP Accelerite
“Companies like Accelerite help expand OpenStack’s footprint through their established expertise, partnerships, and integrated solutions for cloud-based disaster recovery. We welcome Accelerite and their contributions to advancing the OpenStack community.” — Heidi Bretz, Director of Business Development, OpenStack Foundation
Accelerite is a provider of software, mobile, and cloud solutions to some of largest enterprises in the world. It’s products range from workload management and disaster recovery orchestration software to endpoint protection and management. Accelerite is the products business of Persistent Systems (BSE & NSE: PERSISTENT), a global leader in software product development and technology services, with over 7,500 team members worldwide.
About the OpenStack Foundation
The OpenStack Foundation promotes the development, distribution and adoption of the OpenStack cloud operating system. As the independent home for OpenStack, the Foundation has attracted more than 12,000 individual members from 130 countries and 850 different organizations. The organization serves developers, users, and the entire ecosystem by providing a set of shared resources to grow the footprint of public and private OpenStack clouds, enable technology vendors targeting the platform, and assist developers in producing the best cloud software in the industry.