PRESS RELEASE

New record for The IT Press Tour with 105 companies and 155 sessions since June 2010

 

Storage, Cloud and Big Data will be the core topics of the 14th edition of The IT Press Tour

 

San Francisco, CA - November 7, 2014 - The IT Press Tour (www.ITPressTour.com), a leading media event launched in June 2010, today announced participating companies for the 14th Edition scheduled 1st to 5th of December in Silicon Valley. Twelve innovative companies will be visited by a group of European journalists and reporters (by alpha order): Cloudera, Cloudian, Diablo Technologies, Elasticsearch, Exablox, Nimble Storage, ObjectiveFS, Platfora, Platform9, Primary Data, Qubole and Spanning Cloud Apps.

 

"This new edition of The IT Press Tour, the 14th, represents a key milestone for the team and the project with a total of almost 155 sessions and 105 companies* met since we launched the project in June 2010," said Celine Coustaut, owner of The IT Press Tour. "We're glad to visit new emerging companies and established ones. Two very visible companies come back, Cloudera for the 5th time and Nimble Storage for the 4th time, demonstrating the value of The IT Press Tour and the strong relationship we have built with them over time. The 10 others are new participants." added Celine Coustaut.

 

"Nimble is always looking for unique opportunities to engage with the European audience. For the fourth year in a row, IT Press Tour will provide an efficient platform for us to expand our brand awareness across the region," said Dan Leary, VP of Worldwide Marketing at Nimble Storage.

 

"The IT Press Tour represents an excellent opportunity for companies such as Diablo to gain valuable exposure to the EMEA server and storage markets," said Kevin Wagner, Vice President of Marketing at Diablo Technologies. "As demand for our Memory Channel Storage™ (MCS™) platform continues to gain traction in the enterprise, the IT Press Tour will provide the right venue for delivering our progress and messaging to the critical press and bloggers across the EMEA territory."

 

In addition, new European journalists and reporters join the group to offer new press coverage opportunities in Europe.

 


About The IT Press Tour
The IT Press Tour is operated, organized, promoted and initiated by The Condor Consulting Group, a Marketing Services and Consulting Firm based in France. The IT Press Tour is dedicated to IT infrastructure such as Storage, Network, Security, Virtualization and Cloud technologies. For more informations, please visit www.itpresstour.com, send an email to info@itpresstour.com and follow #ITPT under Twitter (https://twitter.com/#!/search/%23itpt).

 

*sponsors by alphabetical order: A10 Networks, Adaptiva, AetherStore, Alteryx, AppDynamics, Arista Networks, Arkeia (now WDC), Atlantis Computing, Avere Systems, Backblaze, Backupify, Bitcasa, Blade Network Technologies (before and after IBM acquisition), Box, Caringo, CDNetworks, CloudByte, Cloudera, Cloudian, CloudPhysics, Clustrix, Coho Data, Copiun, Coraid, CoreOS, Couchbase, CTera Networks, DataCore, Delphix, Diablo Technologies, Druva, Egenera, Elasticsearch, eMeter, Emulex, Engine Yard, EVault (formerly i365), Exablox, ExaGrid, F5 Networks, FalconStor, Firebase (acquired by Google), FoundationDB, Fusion-io (acquired by SanDisk), Guardtime, High Cloud Security (acquired by HyTrust), Hightail (formerly YouSendIT), Hortonworks, Infinio, Isilon (acquired by EMC), Joyent, Librato, Lookout Mobile Security, MapR Technologies, MarkLogic, MuleSoft, Nexenta, NexGen Storage, Nicira Networks, Nimble Storage, Nimbus Data Systems, Nine Technology, NuoDB (formerly NimbusDB), ObjectiveFS, OpenStack, Palo Alto Networks, Panzura, Pernix Data, Platfora, Platform9, Plug and Play Tech Center, Primary Data, Proofpoint, Pure Storage, Quantum, Qubole, RainStor, Riverbed, Sanbolic, Scality, SimpliVity, SolidFire, Solix, Sonian, Soonr, Spanning Cloud Apps (acquired by EMC), Starboard Storage Systems, StorPool, StorSimple (acquired by Microsoft), Sumo Logic, Symform (acquired by Quantum), Tegile, ThousandEyes, Tintri, TwinStrata (acquired by EMC), Ubeeko, Varonis, Violin Memory, Virsto (acquired by VMware), Virtual Instruments, WhipTail (acquired by Cisco), Your File System, Zadara Storage, Zerto, Zoho and Zscaler.