Exablox CEO Selected to Present at Montgomery Summit
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Mar. 2, 2016 – Exablox®, the award-winning company reimagining storage, today announced that CEO Douglas Brockett will present at the Montgomery Summit at 8:30 a.m. PT on Wednesday, March 9, 2016. The Montgomery Summit, the leading business and technology conference, will take place at the Fairmont Miramar in Santa Monica and is expected to attract more than 1,000 entrepreneurs, corporate executives and venture capitalists. Brockett will present Exablox’s ground-breaking next-generation scale-out storage solution, which combines object storage with a distributed file system. He will also discuss how hundreds of customers are using Exablox to solve their scalability and performance challenges at radically lower costs when compared to traditional approaches to storage.
“It’s an honor to speak at this year’s Montgomery Summit,” said Brockett. “The explosion of data at companies of all sizes is driving a major market shift from traditional incumbent vendors to next-generation technologies. Exablox’s scale-out solution makes advanced storage capabilities easy to adopt with the industry’s lowest entry cost and off-the-shelf application compatibility, while at the same time offering seamless in-service scalability to support large-scale storage challenges.”
This year, a global committee of senior investors from top venture capital and growth funds, prior Summit attendees, researchers, entrepreneurs and Summit partners and staff selected 140 companies to present from over 4,000 nominations. Nominations were evaluated by each company’s sector, stage, growth and engagement metrics, as well as criteria including management, vision, and more.
In addition to presentations from top private growth company CEOs, the two-day event features industry leaders and top innovators in a series of keynotes, panels and salons. Speakers at this year’s Summit include Beth Comstock, vice chair, GE; Rob High, CTO, IBM Watson; John Chambers, chairman, Cisco; and Gen. Stanley McChrystal, former U.S. Army General. Additionally, a Female Founders program that will highlight the rising role of female entrepreneurs and investors in the technology world, is scheduled for March 7.
Exablox is the company reimagining storage. Exablox solves businesses’ runaway storage costs and information management nightmares by providing a cloud-managed, scale-out, object-based solution that is affordable and easy to use. OneBlox is an inclusive storage offering that combines an elegant hardware architecture and integrated, enterprise-grade software, including inline deduplication, continuous data protection and disaster recovery. Exablox’s innovative approach to storage has led to widespread customer traction across verticals including higher education, healthcare, insurance and the legal as well as Fortune 500 companies. The company’s growing list of customers include Lockheed Martin, Equity Bank and MIT. Founded in 2010, Exablox is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and backed by leading Silicon Valley venture firms. Visit Exablox online at www.exablox.comand join the conversation at www.twitter.com/exablox.