Press Releases

iXsystems to Host MeetBSD California 2016 at UC Berkeley

iXsystems announced today that the fifth MeetBSD California conference will take place at UC Berkeley’s Clark Kerr campus on November 11-12. As in past years, this year’s MeetBSD California will once again follow a mixed “unConference” format and will feature breakout sessions, discussion groups, and talks from prominent figures in the BSD community.

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iXsystems(R) Introduces TrueRack(TM) at VMworld 2016

iXsystems, the industry leader in storage and servers powered by Open Source, today announced TrueRack™, a converged rack-scale solution enabling customers to quickly, easily, and automatically deploy thousands of virtual machines in support of hyperscale business-critical applications, including scale-out, scale-up, database and object storage, virtualization, VDI and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). TrueRack offers over 4X higher bandwidth and up to a 70% lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) than Amazon Web Services (AWS) and other public cloud providers.

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iXsystems Wins Gold for Product Line of the Year in Best in Biz Awards International 2016

iXsystems, the industry leader in enterprise storage and servers driven by Open Source, received the highest honor of “Gold” for Product Line of the Year for its Data Storage products in the 2016 International Best in Biz Awards. Best in Biz Awards International is an independent global business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. This award follows iXsystems’ awarding of two Silver Best in Biz North America awards in December of 2015 and reaffirms the importance of Open Source technologies that iXsystems provides to the global marketplace.

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iXsystems Expands Capacity of Its TrueFlash All-Flash Array by 10x

iXsystems, the industry leader in storage and servers powered by Open Source, today unveiled the TrueNAS E16F All-Flash expansion shelf for the TrueNAS Z50 TrueFlash all-flash storage array. The TrueNAS Z50 is designed and developed to make optimal use of the intelligent compression and optional deduplication features provided in TrueNAS. The maximum SSD capacity was doubled from 1.92GB to 3.84GB and up to four TrueNAS E16F expansion shelves can be added to a TrueNAS Z50 TrueFlash. These improvements increase the maximum capacity of the Z50 TrueFlash ten-fold to 300TB.

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iXsystems’ TrueNAS Firmware Update Delivers Compelling Performance, Replication, and Graphing Improvements

Enterprise storage vendor iXsystems today announced the release of Version 9.10 of its TrueNAS enterprise storage array firmware. TrueNAS 9.10 represents the third generation of core software for the award-winning line of enterprise storage arrays and is available to all new and existing TrueNAS users. At the center of TrueNAS 9.10 is an update to the FreeBSD 10.3 operating system which brings significant performance improvements and provides the foundation for the next generation of network fabrics including 100GbE Ethernet.

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iXsystems Sees Annual Growth Exceeding 50%

iXsystems, an industry leader in enterprise storage and servers driven by Open Source, announced that in 2015 it experienced a doubling of unit shipments and a growth in revenue of 50% for the second consecutive year. Over the last two years storage shipments have more than doubled and storage under management has grown to over half an exabyte.

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FreeNAS Mini XL Now Available

iXsystems, the server, storage, and opensource technology company that develops FreeNAS, the world’s most popular storage OS, today introduced the FreeNAS Mini XL Storage Device. The FreeNAS Mini XL is based on the same proven hardware used by the smaller FreeNAS Mini, but offers greater storage capacity and performance. Available today, the FreeNAS Mini XL can be purchased at iXsystems.com or from Amazon.

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iXsystems’ TrueNAS Tops the Latest DCIG Buyer’s Guide

iXsystems, the industry pioneer in enterprise storage and servers driven by Open Source, today announced that the TrueNAS Z35 received the top ranking from DCIG in their 2016-2017 iSCSI SAN Utility Storage Array Buyer’s Guide. Representing iXsystems’ fourth DCIG Buyer’s Guide win, the iSCSI SAN Utility Storage Array Buyer’s Guide evaluated more than 100 different criteria across 67 different storage arrays from 14 different storage vendors, including Dell, HP, EMC, and NetApp.

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iXsystems Wins Press and Industry Analyst Accolades in Best in Biz Awards 2015

iXsystems has been named a Silver winner in the Product Line of the Year category for its Enterprise Storage Product Line and a Silver winner in the Most Customer Friendly Company of the Year – Medium (100-999 employees) category in Best in Biz Awards. Best in Biz is the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.

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