The Silicon Review
In today’s world, data is now a strategic asset, and organizations will need data-centric strategies to succeed and thrive. So it’s time to re-think IT infrastructure from the bottom-up. Pure Storage recognizes the opportunity and the challenge the new world of data presents. And it has a solution: Pure Data-Centric Architecture enables organizations to optimizes and consolidate everything, empower DevOps engineers, and deliver next-gen analytics. The company wants to do more than lead the all-flash revolution. Its goal is to help customers embrace new opportunities, with better experiences, new business models, and faster innovation.
Why Pure Storage
Optimize Everything Production: Clients can accelerate their mission-critical apps, eliminate data silos, and shed all the complexity of legacy infrastructures. They can build a data-centric architecture that delivers enterprise reliability and automation without compromising on innovation. The company also optimizes their cloud environments with industry-leading automation, efficiency, and Evergreen® savings.
Empower DevOps Engineers: Pure Storage helps to speed time to market and drive developer productivity. It enables self-service and instantly accessible developer environments, turbo-charge concurrent builds, and ensures developers use the latest production data. Clients can run modern DevOps, and the entire CI/CD pipeline, powered by VMs or containers on an effortless, all-flash foundation.
Drive Tomorrow’s Analytics, Today: Pure Storage unlocks hidden insights in clients’ data, in real time, with massively parallel performance, rich data sets, and real-time data pipelines. Instead of 10s of disparate data silos, one can enable elastic scale and broad data sharing for everything: AI, machine learning, and other modern analytics approaches.
FlashArray is the first all-flash, 100% NVMe shared accelerated storage designed for mainstream enterprise deployments.
NVMe Storage-//X: FlashArray//X is the first all-flash, 100% NVMe storage solution designed for all clients’ apps – both mainstream enterprise and next-gen web-scale. Delivering up to 3PB effective in 6U with support for FC, iSCSI, and NVMe over Fabrics connectivity via DirectFlash™ technology, //X is more efficient than ever – and an Evergreen™ upgrade.
Block Storage-//M: FlashArray offers an all-flash block storage solution for every IT need – from entry-level workload acceleration to the 100% NVMe, DirectFlash™-enabled FlashArray//X family. Clients can start anywhere and non-disruptively upgrade capacity and performance as needed. One can’t go wrong – every FlashArray is Evergreen.
Entry-Level Storage: FlashArray enables businesses to start small and grow as they need with high-performance, scalable data storage, and the astonishing simplicity of Pure.
Pure Data-Centric Architecture for applications helps to unifydata so that clients can innovate fast in the cloud and on premises.
Turning Microsoft Vision into Reality: Pure Storage Open Connect lets clients easily scale Microsoft workloads across their environments with zero lock-insby automating connectivity and configuration for hybrid clouds and Microsoft Azure. On-premises, Microsoft System Center integration enables faster and easier consolidation, automation, and orchestration for private-cloud and virtualized workloads.
Oracle Storage for Data-Driven Business: Organizations large and small are discovering that data is the prime driver of revenue, one that’s now as valuable to their business as existing products and services. It’s time to capitalize on the value of that data with Pure Storage all-flash solutions for Oracle.
Sap Solutions for Every Stage: At every stage of SAP journey, Pure Data-Centric Architecture delivers SAP solutions with unprecedented power, scale, and cost-efficiency all while enabling clients’ moves to SAP HANA®, multi-cloud, and beyond.
Meet the Leader
Charlie Giancarlo, CEO: Charlie Giancarlo has served as CEO of Pure Storage since August 2017. He has a three-decade track record of driving growth and innovation at leading global technology companies. Before joining Pure, Charlie served as Managing Director, Head of Value Creation and later Senior Advisor at Silver Lake Partners from 2007 to 2015, where he focused on business improvement and investment opportunities across strategic and operational initiatives for Silver Lake’s portfolio companies. Prior to Silver Lake, for over a decade Charlie served in senior executive roles at Cisco Systems, including Chief Technology Officer and Chief Development Officer. At Cisco, Charlie led Cisco’s multi-product growth, and was at the forefront of the Company’s R&D efforts for all product lines, with entry into new markets, including IP Telephony, WiFi, VPNs, TelePresence, and the SMB market. Charlie received a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Brown University, a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.