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CLAdirect and Plexxi partner to bring Converged and Hyperconverged Infrastructure to Latin America

Miami, FL, & Nashua, NH – November 29, 2016 – CLAdirect, a Technology Solutions Provider with more than a decade of wide coverage in Latin America, has signed a reseller agreement with Plexxi, a pioneer of software-defined data center infrastructure, and  a leader in converged networking and application-defined data center infrastructure. Plexxí’s technology delivers unparalleled simplicity and scale while providing significant operational, financial and business agility benefits. Plexxi’s IT networking solutions optimize the performance of applications that drives businesses and streamline efficiency.

“CLAdirect has always brought state of the art telecommunications technologies to Latin America. Our commitment is to extend SDN (software defined networking) in our solutions portfolio, as we believe it is the roadmap for network infrastructures that will rule the data center industry, and Plexxi is the ideal partner that will help us achieve our goals,” says Alberto Gross, CLAdirect CEO. “Plexxi builds next generation networks for data center modernization and converged infrastructure initiatives and we look forward to working with data centers in the region to leverage Plexxi’s vision of application-defined networking.”

As converged and hyperconverged infrastructure becomes more widely deployed in software-defined data centers (SDDC), the ability of the network to visualize, segment, secure and optimize the fabric per-workload becomes of paramount importance. “Data centers are transforming before our very eyes with a growing demand for software-defined infrastructure that serves as the future of modern data center architectures,” said Rich Napolitano, Plexxi CEO. “We’re seeing strong interest in next-generation networking technologies, converged infrastructure and data center modernization in Latin America. We’re proud to partner with a recognized and proven technology solutions provider like CLAdirect to  expand in Latin America.”

About CLAdirect
CLAdirect is a Technology Solutions Provider with expertise in designing and implementing cutting edge infrastructure and business solutions across the Americas, for Vertical industries such as: Telcos, Utilities, Finance, Healthcare, Education and Hospitality. Our flexibility and wide coverage, based on our regional presence spanning more than 11 countries in the region, and a high profile group of professionals, allow us to develop the most innovative and efficient portfolio of solutions and services tailored to the specific needs of each client.  For more information, please visit www.cladirect.com.

About Plexxi Inc.
Plexxi delivers software defined infrastructure building blocks and systems for building software-defined data centers and public / private clouds. Plexxi solutions enable Cloud Builders to harness the power of a single, simple platform to create private/public/hybrid cloud and data center networks. Plexxi’s software defined infrastructure solutions provide a comprehensive suite of building blocks, from hardware to management and application integrations that dynamically help applications to perform better at half the capital and operating expense of legacy solutions. Headquartered in Nashua, N.H., Plexxi investors include GV (formerly Google Ventures), Lightspeed Venture Partners, Matrix Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners. For more information, visit www.plexxi.com or follow us on Twitter @PlexxiInc.

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Visionary solutions are built by visionary leaders. Plexxi co-founder and Vice President of Product Management Mat Mathews has spent 20 years in the networking industry observing, experimenting and ultimately honing his technology vision. The resulting product — a combination of traditional networking, software-defined networking and photonic switching — represents the best of Mat's career experiences. Prior to Plexxi, Mat held VP of Product Management roles at Arbor Networks and Crossbeam Systems. Mat began his career as a software engineer for Wellfleet Communications, building high speed Frame Relay Switches for the carrier market. Mat holds a Bachelors of Science in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

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