Scality Named Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum Level Partner

Oracle Recognizes Scality for Revolutionizing the Way Enterprises Think about Database Backup & Archiving; Companies Collaborate to Introduce Storage Solution

San Francisco, CA – March 9, 2017 – Scality, a global leader in object and cloud storage, today announced that it has achieved Platinum partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). By attaining Platinum level membership, Oracle has recognized Scality for its in-depth expertise and excellence in delivering a high-performing backup and archive solution for Oracle Databases using Oracle Secure Backup (OSB) and Recovery Manager (RMAN) to uniquely confront the backup and archive challenges faced by Oracle customers looking to better secure their critical data.

“Oracle Platinum partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork means Scality is recognized as a key influencer in Oracle’s partner ecosystem,” said David Harvey, vice president of strategic alliances at Scality. “Our collaborative backup and archive solution will give Oracle customers confidence that they are benefitting from a certified high-performing storage solution that is easy to manage and that will scale to many petabytes.”

With the combined Scality and Oracle solution, organizations running Oracle Databases can spend less time on backup and archive, and focus more on managing their data. Oracle RMAN provides a foundation for efficiently backing up and recovering Oracle databases and is designed to work with storage devices to provide block-level corruption detection during backup and restore operations. Scality RING object storage protects Oracle RMAN backups with its resilient and self-healing architecture, providing replication and erasure coding protection across multiple physical sites.

With its Platinum status, Scality receives the high level of engagement, commitment and resources available to OPN partners. Platinum members receive dedicated virtual account management support to build joint development plans and help broaden Specialization areas and revenue opportunities.  Additional benefits include priority placement in the OPN Solutions Catalog, one free application integration validated by Oracle, joint marketing and sales opportunities, discounted training and more.

For more information about the benefits of becoming an OPN Platinum level partner, please visit: http://www.oracle.com/us/partnerships/index.htm.

About Scality

Scality, world leader in object and cloud storage, develops cost-effective Software Defined Storage: the RING, which serves over 500 million end-users worldwide with over 800 billion objects in production; and the open-source S3 Server. Scality RING software deploys on any industry-standard x86 server, uniquely delivering performance, 100% availability and data durability, while integrating easily in the datacenter thanks to its native support for directory integration, traditional file applications and over 45 certified applications. Scality’s complete solutions excel at serving the specific storage needs of Global 2000 Enterprise, Media and Entertainment, Government and Cloud Provider customers while delivering up to 90% reduction in TCO versus legacy storage. A global company, Scality is headquartered in San Francisco.

About Oracle PartnerNetwork

Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) is Oracle’s partner program that provides partners with a differentiated advantage to develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle’s products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle’s growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to be recognized and rewarded for their investment in Oracle Cloud. Partners engaging with Oracle will be able to differentiate their Oracle Cloud expertise and success with customers through the OPN Cloud program – an innovative program that complements existing OPN program levels with tiers of recognition and progressive benefits for partners working with Oracle Cloud. To find out more visit: http://www.oracle.com/partners.

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