The 10 Coolest Storage Startups Of 2016
Joseph F. Kovar
CEO and Co-Founder: Marc Fleischmann
Datera emerged from stealth in April to debut its Datera Elastic Data Fabric storage technology for enterprise and service provider cloud systems. In the same month, the company unveiled a $40-million round of funding.
The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company said its scale-out storage software turns standard commodity hardware into a RESTful API-driven, policy-based storage fabric for large-scale cloud systems. The software features multi-tenancy capabilities and offers an all-flash design for high performance. The company is particularly focused on applications in DevOps environments, and works closely with Kubernetes containers and Mirantis OpenStack.