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American Megatrends to Showcase StorTrends 3500i and iDATA Tool at VMUG User Conferences

VMware Professionals to Learn How StorTrends Hybrid Flash Storage Array Ensures Dramatic Increases in Enterprise Performance and Reliability, at Extremely Affordable Price

NORCROSS, GA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/14 -- American Megatrends Inc. (AMI) today announced it will showcase its StorTrends 3500i™ solid state disk (SSD) hybrid and/or full-flash storage array, and its recently announced StorTrends iDATA™ IT Infrastructure Assessment Tool during the upcoming Carolina VMware Users Summit, taking place on June 5 (Charlotte, NC) and the Central Ohio VMUG User Conference, taking place on June 19 (Columbus, OH).

During the events, IT professionals will be able to see first hand how the StorTrends 3500i -- which is uniquely optimized to support VMware ESXi and vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix Xen and Red Hat RHEV, among others -- delivers solid state (SSD) caching, tiering and automatically tuned volumes capabilities within the same array for dramatic enterprise performance and reliability at an extremely affordable price point. In addition, attendees will learn how the StorTrends iDATA tool can assess their entire IT environment, and then make predictions and recommendations that enable them to make immediate advantageous adjustments to existing infrastructure and processes, as well as proactively plan for the future.

"The StorTrends 3500i is the industry's first and only SSD hybrid and/or full-flash storage array that combines SSD caching, SSD tiering and automatically tuned volumes. These patented technologies combined with VMware software provide the ultimate combination of extreme performance, ease of management, high availability, and scalability to meet the application and budgetary needs of your organization," said Justin Bagby, Director of the StorTrends Division at American Megatrends.

Bagby continued, "However, for VMware professionals that are not sure if they need a hybrid or full-flash solution for their virtualized infrastructure, or simply those that wish to better understand their IT environment in order to find and eliminate pain points before business disruption, they can try the free* StorTrends iDATA tool."

To view AMI StorTrends continually updated events calendar, please visit: http://www.stortrends.com/company/news-events/

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About StorTrends
StorTrends® from American Megatrends is Performance Storage with Proven Value. StorTrends SAN and NAS storage appliances are installed worldwide and trusted by companies and institutions in a wide range of industries including education, energy, finance, state & local government, healthcare, manufacturing, marketing, retail, R&D and many more. StorTrends meets the challenges and demands of today's business environments by offering key network storage functionality such as unified storage, simplified management, business continuity, disaster recovery, high efficiency and virtualization support. For further information, please visit: http://www.stortrends.com/.

* StorTrends iDATA tool is free for a limited time.

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