Advance Media Services and Violin Memory Partner to Offer Silicon Storage Solutions to the Enterprise

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA and SALEM, NH--(Marketwire - April 28, 2010) -  Violin Memory, Inc., provider of the world's fastest and most scalable flash Memory Arrays, today announced that the company has entered into a strategic partnership with Advanced Media Services (AMS), to offer high performance storage solutions to its customers, based on Violin Memory's leadership of the next generation of scalable, solid state storage.

"We are excited about our new relationship with Violin Memory as many of our customers have expressed a strong need for cost-effective, enterprise-class, scalable Solid State storage. Violin's 3rd Generation flash technology puts us in the right position to promote the imminent revolution in the storage industry," said Bob Jangro, VP Sales, AMS.

"It is great to be working with one of the leading storage solution providers at the forefront of the silicon transformation of the enterprise data center," said Don Basile, CEO Violin Memory. "AMS brings a history of quality and innovation to the evolution of next generation data center design enabled by the flash Memory Array, redefining what is possible with true performance storage."

About AMS

Advanced Media Services is a systems integrator and value added distributor located in Salem, NH. Since 1991, AMS has been providing cost effective storage solutions with the goal of reducing customer total cost of ownership and increasing their productivity. AMS partners with the technology leaders of today and tomorrow to continually provide leading edge storage solutions in response to customer needs and market demands.

About Violin Memory, Inc.

Violin Memory is pioneering the future of enterprise solid state systems, with appliances that deliver unprecedented sustainability and low spike-free latency for the company seeking to accelerate its business critical applications and to virtualize and optimize their IT infrastructure. Specifically designed for extreme sustained performance with high reliability and serviceability, Violin's flash-based appliances scale to tens of terabytes of capacity, millions of IOPs per second, gigabytes per second of bandwidth at low latency. Founded in 2005, Violin Memory is headquartered in Mountain View, California. For more information on Violin Memory products, visit

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Violin Memory:
Eastwick Communications
Amy Jackson, 650-480-4032