“PaperShare has become a strategic marketing tool as we are able to directly interact with like-minded professionals and companies to create new partnerships and customer deals,” said Gregg Holzrichter, vice president of marketing at Virsto Software.
Kirkland, Wash. and Sunnyvale, Calif. (PRWEB) February 07, 2012
Virsto® Software, an innovative provider of VM-centric storage hypervisor software, today announced that it has joined PaperShare to reach and engage with the largest online community of cloud and virtualization professionals through the distribution of white papers, videos, and product news. PaperShare, the world’s first social content network, is where users can find, share, and discuss all types of content within a focused business community. Virsto Software delivers storage virtualization software for virtual machines and has developed a new "storage hypervisor" purpose-built for virtualized environments. The company is using PaperShare to distribute information about their innovative technology, develop awareness for the storage hypervisor industry, and build a community of like-minded professionals.
“Storage hypervisors solve the complex problem of underutilized storage capacity and degraded performance in virtualized environments, therefore having an easy to use, fun network like PaperShare to post videos, white papers and technical documents, enables us to present our ideas and product information in many different formats that speak to our prospective customers,” said Gregg Holzrichter, vice president of marketing at Virsto Software. “PaperShare has become a strategic marketing tool for us as we are able to get feedback about our materials, as well as directly interact with like-minded professionals and companies to create new partnerships and customer deals.”
Some of the most popular content being shared by Virsto on PaperShare includes:
- Virsto launches Virsto for vSphere & Virsto for Hyper-V 2.0
- Virsto Storage Hypervisor Overview
- Case Study - Camden Board of Education
- Video - The Emergence of the Storage Hypervisor
“We are pleased to welcome Virsto Software to PaperShare,” said David Greschler, chief executive officer at PaperShare. “Having a technology leader such as Virsto Software join to build awareness and find new customers is a great example of how companies can use PaperShare to distribute all of their business and technical content to support their marketing and sales goals.”
View the full Virsto profile at http://www.papershare.com/u/virsto.
About Virsto Software
Virsto Software delivers no-compromise storage virtualization software for virtual machines: efficient, affordable, agile. Virsto offers the industry’s first VM-centric storage hypervisor that delivers scalable high-performance, thin-provisioned snapshots and clones to dramatically improve storage utilization, reduce cost and simplify VM storage provisioning. Founded in 2007, Virsto Software is backed by leading Silicon Valley venture firms.
Formed in 2011 by Douglas A. Brown, founder of DABCC, and David Greschler, co-founder of Softricity and former Microsoft virtualization executive, PaperShare is a social content network for business and technical professionals. PaperShare connects people, information and companies in the same industry and allows users to build a focused network of like-minded professionals. Users can browse and discuss business and technical materials with built-in social mechanisms such as messaging, direct links to Twitter and LinkedIn, reviews and content recommendations providing deep context on each search and interaction. PaperShare currently hosts cloud and virtualization topics with support for additional focus areas including security, data and storage, as well as vertical industries, such as finance and healthcare, slated to be available in the first half of 2012.
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