New York, NY, October 20, 2016 – A strategic alliance was just formed between Derive Technologies, a leading, New York-based, IT infrastructure consultancy (and the company’s dedicated Derive Healthcare practice), and Kaminario, a leading all-flash storage company, developers of the Kaminario K2 all-flash storage array.

Derive is excited to announce that Kaminario received the highest score, 3.75 of 5, for the High-Performance Computing use case and is positioned in the top 4 of all vendors in every use case, Online Transaction Processing, Server Virtualization, High-Performance Computing, Analytics, and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure of the August 2016 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Solid State Arrays. (Gartner Critical Capabilities for Solid-State Arrays, Authors: Valdis Filks, Joseph Unsworth, Arun Chandrasekaran. August 31, 2016.)


Derive designs and implements data center and storage solutions for healthcare provider organizations and research institutions, investment and commercial banking firms, state, local and federal government agencies, legal, real estate, media and advertising enterprises, and more. These IT infrastructure services comprise OLTP, Virtualization and Cloud (and Hybrid Cloud), Analytics, VDI, and High Performance Computing, among many others in Derive’s portfolio. The Kaminario K2 leverages a unique software-defined storage architecture that cost-effectively delivers “highly valued predictability for the unpredictable world of the modern datacenter”, addressing, along with Derive’s professional services team, the aforementioned requirements.

Learn more by downloading and reading the Gartner Report, and see why Kaminario believes it provides the leading solution for organizations deploying flash across datacenters. In addition, by completing the form on Kaminario’s website, a Derive Technologies data center specialist will be able to reach out to you to discuss the potential of arranging a Free, No Risk Proof-of-Concept Trial of the Kaminario K2. You may also call (212) 363-1111 to speak to a Derive Kaminario Storage specialist.

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Kaminario, the leading all-flash storage company, is redefining the future of modern datacenters. Its unique solution enables organizations to succeed in today’s on-demand world and prepares them to seamlessly handle tomorrow’s innovations. Only Kaminario K2 all-flash array delivers the agility, scalability, performance and economics a datacenter requires to deal with today’s cloud-first, dynamic world and provide real-time data access — anywhere, anytime. Hundreds of customers rely on Kaminario K2 to power their mission critical applications and safeguard their digital ecosystem. Headquartered in Needham, MA, Kaminario works with an extensive network of resellers and distributors, globally. For more information, please visit

Derive Technologies

Derive Technologies, founded in 2000, and headquartered in New York City, designs and delivers progressive business-technology solutions that meet the challenges of New York Metro Area, national (throughout the entire United States), and global enterprises, with a focus on on-going cost reduction.

The principal vertical markets that Derive serves, in which the company has deep business and technical competencies, are healthcare, as well as financial services, government and the public sector (state, local and national), and a variety of specialized markets in professional services (including media, real estate, architecture, and others). Derive’s technology solution practice areas are core infrastructure, storage and big data, cloud computing (encompassing full cloud modernization, hybrid cloud, on-demand cloud services, private cloud, and Internet-of-Things (IoT) solutions), virtualization, mobility, enterprise security, networking, IT purchasing, integration and support (including contract and managed services), and comprehensive configuration and staging services. To learn more, please visit and

Press Inquiries: John Wood, Vice President, at (212) 363-1111 x250, or use Derive’s contact form.

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