SAN JOSE, Calif., January 25, 2018 – Violin® Systems LLC, the enterprise storage industry leader for extreme performance with consistent low latency and data services, announced today that it has partnered with Dutch Ridge Consulting Group,LLC to provide both its commercial and federal organization customers with access to the Violin Flash Storage Platform™.

Dutch Ridge’s team of proven, highly capable, and dedicated IT professionals maximizes their clients’ investments by leveraging their expertise to manage growth and transform IT environments with greater security, enabling technology to better serve their organizational needs. By adding Violin Systems to their GSA contract, Dutch Ridge can quickly and cost-effectively implement flash-based solutions that simplify their customers’ storage infrastructures, data centers and businesses.

“Our customers come to us to help them navigate increasingly complex technology choices and develop a tailored solution that solves their IT infrastructure needs,” said Doug Ingros, CEO and President of Dutch Ridge Consulting Group. “Partnering with Violin Systems ensures that we have an avenue available to us when flash-based systems are the best option to help our customers solve pressing business challenges associated with performance or capacity.”
Enterprises and government agencies can transition from legacy storage solutions to enterprise-class all-flash storage to achieve favorable CAPEX and OPEX scenarios with the Violin Flash Storage Platform. It features a performance-optimized platform with rich data services to enable the transition of storage from legacy solution to all-flash, helping 21st century businesses achieve high throughput and lower latency. The Violin Storage Platform provides the ability to support growth, improve efficiency and manageability, and deliver consistent and predictable service levels without breaking the IT budget, whether organizations need improved performance, primary storage, or additional capacity.

“Government organizations have many of the same criteria that enterprises do when it comes to their storage infrastructures and data centers but they must purchase through well-defined purchasing regulations,” said Ebrahim Abbasi, Violin Systems’ CEO and president. “By working with Dutch Ridge, we are ensuring that organizations bound by the rules and requirements of GSA contracts have access to enterprise-class, all-flash storage that addresses their particular use case needs with an efficient sales process that is serviced by an incredibly knowledgeable consultancy.”

About Dutch Ridge

Dutch Ridge delivers proven, highly capable, and dedicated professionals that offer solutions to both commercial and federal clients with a primary focus on solving problems. The company applies mission-focused experts that have the correct career experience with in a no-nonsense approach that addresses its clients’ needs first.

About Violin Systems

Violin Systems, the disruptive innovator in All Flash Arrays, is revolutionizing how businesses operate by enabling storage technology to be Instrumental to their company by changing the SLAs and capabilities of private, hybrid and public cloud environments. The Flash Storage Platform™, powered by Concerto OS™, a fully integrated storage operating system, is the industry leader in the combination of every significant category measured in all flash arrays: low latency, affordability, density, scalability and performance. With tightly integrated data services, the Violin Flash Storage Platform provides a unique combination of data protection, business continuity, and data reduction services onto a flexible, uniquely scalable solution called Scale Smart™, delivering significant CAPEX and OPEX savings. Founded in 2005, Violin Systems is headquartered in San Jose, California.