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PernixData FVP Software Now Available on Carahsoft GSA Schedule

New Contract Makes it Easier than Ever for Government Agencies to Purchase
Award Winning FVP Software for Storage Acceleration

SAN JOSE, Calif. – August 4, 2015 – PernixData, the leader in server-side storage intelligence, today announced that PernixData FVP™ software is now available through trusted government IT solution provider Carahsoft Technology Corp.'sGeneral Services Administration (GSA) Schedule. PernixData’s inclusion in Carahsoft’s GSA Schedule makes it even easier for federal customers to purchase PernixData’s award-winning software, which decouples storage performance from capacity for maximum application performance and storage cost savings.

Carahsoft is PernixData’s primary distributor and master government aggregator, providing sales and market development activities that advance PernixData’s presence among State and Local Education (SLED) and Federal government organizations. GSA Schedule Contracts are long-term agreements developed to assist federal agencies in purchasing products and services. They contain pre-negotiated pricing and other terms and conditions that accelerate the buying process.

"Carahsoft is a highly respected, industry leader in the public sector with a proven track record of bringing SLED and Federal organizations innovative and cost-effective solutions,” said Rob Amos, Director of Federal Sales at PernixData. “We are honored and excited to expand our partnership with Carahsoft by enabling federal resellers and end users to procure our software easily via the company’s GSA Schedule."

PernixData FVP software is a key infrastructure element of any virtualized data center. The software virtualizes server-side flash and memory into a low latency storage acceleration platform that enables IT administrators to quickly, easily and cost-effectively optimize application performance while minimizing storage hardware costs.

“Through our partnership with PernixData, we are able to equip our customers with the ability to solve their most pressing virtualized application performance challenges in a simple, cost-effective, non-disruptive way,” said Michael Shrader, Vice President of Intelligence and Innovative Solutions at Carahsoft. “We look forward to continuing to work with the PernixData team and our reseller ecosystem to drive demand for the company’s solutions across the public sector market.”

For more information on PernixData, view New Ways to Save Money on Storage Performance, an on-demand webcast sponsored by Carahsoft and PernixData.

About Carahsoft
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-ranked GSA Schedule Contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed technology vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of software manufacturers, value-added resellers, system integrators, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.

The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver, VMware, Adobe Symantec, EMC, F5 Networks, Open Source, HP, SAP, and Innovative and Intelligence products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing firms by CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, The Washington Post, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO. Visit us at

About PernixData®
PernixData is fundamentally changing how storage is designed and operated in virtualized data centers. The company’s software puts storage intelligence into high speed server media, establishing a control point for optimizing application performance and managing data center operations with true scale-out growth. With PernixData software, customers can leverage any storage platform for capacity, creating a decoupled storage architecture that maximizes design flexibility while minimizing storage costs.

Based in San Jose, California, PernixData was founded by virtualization experts and backed by industry luminaries in the software space. For more information, please visit and follow us on Twitter @PernixData.

Media Contact:
Tanya Carlsson
Kulesa Faul, Inc.

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