Infinio named to CRN's Virtualization 50 list

Editors highlight the most innovative vendors in the virtualization space

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 14, 2014 – Infinio, the price/performance leader in storage acceleration for virtualized environments, today announced it has been named to CRN’s 2014 Virtualization 50 list. The annual project highlights channel-friendly companies that have built some of the most innovative virtualization technology available today.

Selected by CRN editors, the 2014 CRN Virtualization 50 recognizes the vendors that are addressing a growing market need for the channel with technology that forms the building blocks of today’s virtualization solutions. The list aims to help solution providers identify and evaluate virtualization technology vendors and programs to help grow their businesses. In 2013, Infinio also appeared in CRN’s “10 Hot Startups” feature.

“Forward-thinking reseller partners bring innovative solutions like Infinio to market, and we’re always happy to work with them to benefit their customers,” said Alan DiPietro, Infinio Vice President of Sales. “Our partner program is simple and straightforward, making us easy to do business with.” Interested resellers can learn more at http://www.infinio.com/join-our-team/partners.

 “The editorial team at CRN strives to offer its readership consistently unique content to navigate through the growing number of options when it comes to innovative technologies available today, and virtualization is no exception,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “As market adoption among virtualization solutions gains momentum, our annual Virtualization 50 list serves as a valuable resource in the purchasing process. We congratulate the winners and look forward to their continued success.”

The 2014 Virtualization 50 list is featured in the June issue of CRN Magazine and will be featured online at www.CRN.com.

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company is the channel community's trusted authority for growth and innovation, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED, and SharedVue. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at www.thechannelcompany.com.

About Infinio

Infinio Systems, Inc. offers a software-only solution to improve the data storage performance of virtualized environments. Based in Cambridge, Mass., the company enjoys strong financial backing from tier-one venture capitalists including Bessemer Venture Partners, Highland Capital Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Osage University Partners. Infinio is an Elite-level member of the VMware Technology Alliance Partner program, a Citrix-Ready partner, and a finalist in the 2013 “Best of VMworld” awards for “Best New Technology.” The Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council named Infinio the 2013 “Start-up to Watch.” More information is available at www.infinio.com.