Promising feedback from early adopters shows revolutionary HC solution is ready for prime time
CHARLOTTE, NC and CAMBRIDGE, UNITED KINGDOM – November 27, 2017 – KALEAO, a technologically innovative server solutions company, today announced that it is now shipping its first KMAX Early Access Program (EAP) systems to a select number of customers, including globally known system integrators, regional integrators, distributors and OEMs. KMAX is the first server platform to be based on a mobile ecosystem providing 10X the performance while only utilizing ¼ the power consumption and 1/10 of the space of other solutions in the hyperconverged server appliance market.
The initial feedback of KALEAO’s Early Access Program shows that KMAX is being well received providing exceptional results as a top contender in the hyperconverged space. To take advantage of this momentum, webinar details will be forthcoming in early December where KALEAO will showcase revolutionary benchmark results from its KMAX solution.
“We are enthusiastic about being a KALEAO channel partner throughout this Early Access Program phase,” said Jim Reinhold, Chief Executive Officer, Network Allies. “We are anticipating significant business growth from being able to serve new markets and use cases with KMAX and utilizing its unprecedented performance and capabilities in enterprises all over the globe.”
KMAX, introduced in 2016, is KALEAO’s innovative hyperconverged offering that provides the first “true converged” compute, storage, and networking platform for enterprises and cloud computing. KMAX deploys ARM 64-bit processors and all-flash storage, providing enterprises with high performance density and energy savings. KMAX radically reduces performance overhead while enabling appliance simplicity and the flexibility of a software-defined solution.
Industry analysts estimate that the hyperconverged systems market will reach $5 billion in 2019, up from $2 billion in 2016. KALEAO wants to earn a leading position in this space over the next 2 years.
“The Early Access Program is only the first step for KALEAO as we begin to ramp up our market penetration and customer engagement with our KMAX solution. The response from our customers has been very promising,” said Giampietro Tecchiolli, Chief Executive Officer, KALEAO. "We are delivering a revolutionary product and we are certain that KALEAO will be recognized as a significant contributor to the rapid growth of the hyperconverged segment as enterprises begin to see the performance and cost savings KMAX really brings to the table.”