Hedvig Recognized as a 2018 Emerging Vendor by CRN

SANTA CLARA, CA – July 23, 2018 –  Hedvig, the company modernizing storage and accelerating enterprise adoption of private and hybrid clouds, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Hedvig to its 2018 Emerging Vendors List in the storage category. This list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. The list is divided into seven categories: Cloud, Data Center, Security, Big Data, Unified Communications, Internet of Things (IoT) and Storage. In addition to celebrating these notable companies, the Emerging Vendors list serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.


The Hedvig Distributed Storage Platform is a software-defined storage solution that allows businesses to tailor an elastic storage system built with low-cost commodity server hardware to support any application, hypervisor, container, or cloud. Hedvig is built with cloud-like provisioning and simplicity for

infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and plugs seamlessly into cloud orchestration solutions to deliver automated, on-demand storage provisioning at any scale. Hedvig’s integration with backup applications like Veritas NBU and Veeam makes it perfect for primary as well as secondary storage requirements.

“The technology suppliers on CRN’s 2018 Emerging Vendors list are creating a bright future for the IT channel, aggressively developing products to meet complex IT market demands, while positively impacting the bottom line of solution providers,” said Bob Skelley, CEO, The Channel Company. “The array of leading-edge products delivered by these organizations will have a lasting impact on the channel for years to come.”

“With the accelerating migration from legacy infrastructure to cloud technologies, companies demand a more agile and efficient datacenter. Partnering with Hedvig helps customers achieve greater speed with less risk,” said Avinash Lakshman, CEO and founder of Hedvig. “We are thrilled to be recognized again by CRN for our efforts to expand the availability of these systems to our customers and partners by creating the next generation of comprehensive data management systems.”