Acquired by on June 14, 2010
Total Equity Funding
$28M in 2 Rounds from 3 Investors
Marlborough, Massachusetts
Storwize is a provider of real-time data compression solutions that boost storage space on network storage environments.
Real Time, Data Center, Data Storage

Company Details


Storwize, Inc. is the only provider of real-time data compression solutions that dramatically boost storage space on network storage environments. Storwize appliances are installed between the organization's storage arrays and their network. Designed to work with any storage array it is connected to, the Storwize appliance typically provides organizations with 2-5X additional capacity with associated savings in capital, operational, maintenance and management resources. Storwize solutions have been shipped to customer sites worldwide and successfully tested for interoperability with leading storage vendors such as EMC and NetApp. Storwize has won several coveted industry honors from analyst firms and leading IT publications, and added multiple new customers in different vertical markets worldwide.

Increase the effective capacity of existing NAS infrastructure up to 15x with Storwize’s STN-6000p capacity optimization platform featuring real-time lossless data compression. Based upon a powerful multi-core hardware platform, the STN-6000p appliance is deployed between the network, switch and storage providing average data compression of > 65% across multiple applications and more than 90% on business critical applications without performance degradation, enabling it to be deployed in even the most data intensive enterprise environments. The appliance does not require workflow changes, software agents or server drivers and can be deployed seamlessly without any configuration changes to existing environments.

Funding Rounds (2) - $28M

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Apr, 2008$19M / Series C3
Jun, 2007$9M / Series B1

Current Team (8)


Competitors (2)

  • EMC manufactures information management and storage software systems.
  • NetApp offers storage and data management solutions that enable customers to accelerate business innovations and achieve cost efficiencies.

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Headquarters

    225 Cedar Hill Street

    Suite 200

    Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752

    United States

Past Team (3)


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