List recognizes startups that are shaping the next generation of technology
SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 28, 2019 – WekaIO, the innovation leader in high-performance, scalable file storage for data-intensive applications, today announced it was included in CIOReview’s list of 100 Most Promising Tech Startups in 2019. The list recognizes startups that produce innovative technologies to enhance modern enterprise efficiency and address unseen problems.
WekaIO recently raised US$31.7M in a Series C round to support the continued acceleration of its market trajectory and international business expansion. The WekaIO File System is the company’s flagship product and is and the industry’s first flash-native distributed and parallel file system that delivers unmatched performance to the most demanding I/O intensive workloads, that scales to Exabytes of data in a single namespace. The WekaIO file system accelerates compute-intensive applications so data scientists, researchers, and engineers can analyze information with no disruptions in processing time.
Previously, WekaIO was awarded Gartner Cool Vendor 2018 and a spot in Silicon Review’s 10 Fastest Growing Storage Companies list.
WekaIO helps companies manage, scale and futureproof their data center so they can solve big problems. WekaIO built the world’s fastest shared and parallel file system on new architecture optimized for flash that leapfrogs legacy storage infrastructures by delivering the best performance density at any scale, for a fraction of the cost. With the most flexible deployment models, the storage software is a modern file system designed for modern I/O intensive and extreme technical computing workloads.