Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 47 | Page 98

Pure Storage to put spotlight on the modern data experience P ure Storage, a data solutions leader, is set to showcase next-generation evolution in its flagship all-flash array solutions, cloud offering and innovations in AI that enable a modern data experience. E CAN PURE STORAG IN D N BE FOU D A2 N A HALL 6, ST With these additions to the portfolio, Pure Storage continues to deliver a modern data experience that is cloud-managed, AI-driven and consumable via a flexible subscription model that can be deployed in a hybrid environment. At GITEX, a central showcase for Pure’s modern data experience will be the company’s flagship all-NVMe and NVMe-oF flash storage arrays. The Pure Storage FlashArray//X product line is an enterprise-grade solution that makes everything faster – databases, virtualised and containerised environments, test/dev initiatives and web-scale applications – enabling companies to drive business intelligence and get the most value out of their data. The company will also unveil FlashArray//C – the latest addition to the FlashArray product line, which provides consistent modern all-flash performance at a cost-competitive price, for lower tier and less mission-critical workloads. Assaad El Saadi, Regional Director – Middle East at Pure Storage, said: “This being our 10th anniversary year, we are particularly excited about being part of GITEX – it gives us a great opportunity to highlight our culture of disruption and innovation and demonstrate how we are enabling business across the Middle East to gain the data advantage by delivering storage solutions that are intelligent, automated and modern.” Synology to highlight latest storage and data management innovations ynology will be showcasing its latest product innovations and solutions at GITEX across three stations, which include storage foundation and digital workplace, smart surveillance solutions, and multimedia and networking for home. S Synology plans to showcase its complete hybrid cloud solutions, along with its first ever dual controller Synology NAS UC3200 at its storage foundation and digital workplace station for medium and large-scale enterprises. For users who have been following Synology for quite some time, the company will present its latest and largest upgrade to its operating system, DiskStation Manager 7.0 (DSM 7.0), that brings increased agility and scalability at mid-range price points. “We see the beginning of large-scale technology transformation taking place in the Middle East region across small and medium businesses and enterprises. 98 INTELLIGENTCIO SYNOLOGY WILL BE NG DEMONSTRATI ST TE LA ITS IN TECHNOLOGY D N A ST 7 , HALL 40 C 7– H As a global networking and storage vendor, we are geared up to make our NAS solution, video archiving, data management applications, and home solutions available through our trusted channel partners, to the end customers,” said Nick Jheng, Regional Manager of Middle East at Synology. “With our three-pronged use case approach, leveraging NAS in the area of digital workplace, smart surveillance solutions and multimedia for home, we believe we have covered the present mid-level market opportunity, end to end. “Our solutions meet the pain points of end- users in the region with attractive price points, reliability, support and solid relationships from local channel partners.” Nick Jheng, Regional Manager of Middle East at Synology