KIOXIA Announces Optimized Platform Certified with KumoScale Software

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KIOXIA America, Inc. is pleased to announce that Dell Technologies OEM Solutions will provide a platform with optimized configurations for KIOXIA Kumo Scale™ storage software. Based on Dell PowerEdge R6525 rack server using KIOXIA CM6 series Enterprise NVM Express™ (NVMe™) SSDs, the systems will be available in configurations well-suited to the demands of high-performance network attached storage.

“We are pleased to work with Dell OEM Solutions to certify the PowerEdge R6525 rack servers for use with KumoScale software,” said Joel Dedrick, vice president and general manager, Network Storage Solutions at KIOXIA America, Inc. Customers now have the option to purchase a variety of pre-configured and certified systems for high-performance on-premises cloud infrastructure.

KumoScale software-ready certified system configurations are available from Dell’s distributor, Arrow Electronics. Configurations offered include single and dual AMD EPYC™ processors, come equipped with KIOXIA CM6 enterprise-grade NVMe SSDs, and offer capacities of up to 153TB per node.

“Our collaboration with Dell and KIOXIA allows us to serve as a key integrator of this exciting and powerful solution combining the Dell platform and KIOXIA KumoScale software,” said James Stannard, vice president of sales for the Intelligent Solutions business. of Arrow in the EMEA region. “Customers and end users can rely on Arrow’s broad geographic presence and technical know-how to select the right system to meet their specific needs. Arrow Electronics offers customers a selection of Dell PowerEdge rack servers for customers installing KumoScale storage software. More information regarding platform details, pricing, warranty and ordering can be obtained by emailing us at [email protected]

KumoScale Software Delivers Powerful Network Storage for On-Premises Data Centers

Designed for data center-scale deployment, the KumoScale storage system delivers high-performance NVMe flash storage as a disaggregated network service at cloud-native scale and cost. In addition to the Dell PowerEdge R6525, the KumoScale software is designed to run on other x86 processors (Intel® and AMD®) waiters.

KumoScale software integrates tightly with Kubernetes® and Open Stack® platforms, as well as with popular automation, telemetry, and logging frameworks. KumoScale software eases IT workloads through highly automated provisioning, management, and optimization of storage resources at scale. Please visit KumoScale.com to learn more.

About KIOXIA America, Inc.

KIOXIA America, Inc. is the American subsidiary of KIOXIA Corporation, one of the world’s leading suppliers of flash memory and solid-state drives. From the invention of flash memory to today’s revolutionary BiCS FLASH™ 3D technology, KIOXIA continues to pioneer innovative memory, SSD and software solutions that enrich people’s lives and expand the horizons of society. The company’s innovative 3D flash memory technology, BiCS FLASH, is shaping the future of storage in high-density applications including advanced smartphones, PCs, SSDs, automotive and data centers. For more information, please visit KIOXIA.com.

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*KIOXIA has run certification tests on Dell EMC PowerEdge R6525 platform to verify configuration operations, deployment modes, NVMe-oF IO testing between initiator and target, and hardware compatibility with various NVMe SSDs .

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