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Nexenta Partners with Silicon Valley Leadership Group on Innovation

Nexenta (@Nexenta) the global leader in Software-Defined Storage (SDS) (#softwaredefinedstorage), announced that Nexenta Chairman and CEO, Tarkan Maner, will participate in the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Game Changers Event on September 24, 2014. Mr. Maner will moderate the panel, “Innovation: What’s new, What’s next.” The event will feature Rep. Anna Eshoo, Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, state Senator Alex Padilla and more than a dozen leading CEOs and industry leaders from companies such as Microsoft, Splunk, VantagePoint, Western Digital and more.

The event runs from 8:15am to 12pm at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View and will include in-depth panels on innovation and competitive "game changers."

Panel details are as follows:



Innovation: What’s new, what’s next...


Computer History Museum, Hahn Auditorium, 1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mtn. View, CA 94043


Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 9:05 - 10:05am Pacific Time

Hosted by:

Silicon Valley Leadership Group


Tarkan Maner, Chairman and CEO, Nexenta


State Senator Alex Padilla

Kevin Surace, Appvance

Bruce Cozadd, Jazz Pharmaceuticals

Dan’l Lewin, Microsoft

Alan Salzman, VantagePoint Capital Partners

About Nexenta

Nexenta is the global leader in Software-Defined Storage, delivering easy-to-use, secure and ultra-low cost storage software solutions. Nexenta solutions are hardware-, protocol-, and app-agnostic, providing innovation freedom and speed for organizations to realize "true" benefits of Software-Defined Infrastructure-centric Cloud Computing. Nexenta enables workloads from rich media-driven Social Living to Mobility; from the Internet of Things to Big Data; from OpenStack and CloudStack to Do-It-Yourself Cloud deployments. Founded around an "open source” platform and industry-disruptive vision, Nexenta delivers its award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions with a global partner network. For more information visit www.nexenta.com, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube. Also, download the newly published Nexenta Special Edition Software Defined Data Centers (SDDC) for Dummies eBook.

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