The 25 Coolest Emerging Vendors For 2013


PernixData

San Jose, Calif.

Category: Virtualization

Top Executive: Poojan Kumar, Co-Founder & CEO

Founded by VMware and Oracle veterans, PernixData offers hypervisor technology designed to virtualize server-side flash memory through its software-defined storage system called the Flash Virtualization Platform. Its latest product ties flash storage and solid state drives in multiple servers into a cluster to create high-performance storage for virtualized environments.