WHIPTAIL's INVICTA and ACCELA Achieve VMware Ready™ Status

  WHIPTAIL's INVICTA and ACCELA Achieve VMware Ready™ Status

Business Wire

WHIPPANY, N.J. -- December 04, 2012

WHIPTAIL, a leading provider of high performance, 100 percent silicon storage
arrays, today announced that its all-flash performance storage arrays INVICTA
and ACCELA have achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that
after a detailed validation process WHIPTAIL’s INVICTA and ACCELA have
achieved VMware’s highest level of endorsement, and can be found on the VMware
Solution Exchange (VSX) - INVICTA  and ACCELA.

“The achievement of receiving VMware Ready™ status for both INVICTA and ACCELA
is a great testament to our continued commitment in providing the highest
quality experience for our customers,” said James Candelaria, chief technology
officer and co-founder of WHIPTAIL. “We are grateful that our flash storage
arrays have been awarded VMware’s highest level of endorsement.”

“We are pleased that WHIPTAIL’s INVICTA and ACCELA flash storage arrays
qualify for the VMware Ready™ logo, signifying to customers that they have met
specific VMware integration and interoperability standards and they work
effectively with VMware cloud infrastructure, which will speed time to value
within customer environments.” said Sheryl Sage, director, Alliance Programs,

The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology Alliance
Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to identify partner
products certified to work with VMware cloud infrastructure. Customers can use
these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings
over custom built solutions. With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware
TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared
commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique
customer need.

WHIPTAIL’s INVICTA and ACCELA can be found within the online VMware Solution
Exchange (VSX) at INVICTA and ACCELA.


WHIPTAIL is a data storage-industry innovator powering faster and more
energy-efficient computing for today’s global businesses via flash storage.
The company’s technology dramatically accelerates application performance and
lowers costs for enterprises harnessing cloud computing, virtualization and
big data. Based in Whippany, N.J., WHIPTAIL is run by Wall Street IT veterans
and backed by investors including Ignition Partners, RRE Ventures and Spring
Mountain Capital.Move your data at the speed of life atwww.whiptail.com.

VMware and VMware Ready are registered trademarks and/or trademarks of VMware,
Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. The use of the word
“partner” or “partnership” does not imply a legal partnership relationship
between VMware and any other company. WHIPTAIL and the WHIPTAIL logo are
trademarks of WHIPTAIL.


For media inquiries:
Kevin Balentine, 201-364-2798 (cell)
Manager, Press/Analyst Relations
Horn on behalf of WHIPTAIL
Joe Ferrary, 646-202-9785
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