Numergy Powers Innovative Cloud Service and OpenStack Storage Infrastructure with Scality as the Storage Foundation

Numergy Offers a New Standard in Cloud Services, with Guaranteed Quality of Service, Leveraging the OpenStack Swift Integration of the Scality RING™ Storage Platform.

San Francisco, CA – November 3, 2014 – Scality, the leader in software-defined storage (SDS) at petabyte-scale, today announced that Numergy has selected the Scality RING as the storage infrastructure for Numergy’s OpenStack Cloud. Numergy is an innovative provider of cloud services to enterprises, software providers and the public sector in France and Western Europe, with award-winning security and certified compliance for hosting of sensitive data like health records.

With Scality’s OpenStack Swift Connector, Numergy can easily support their OpenStack environment with Scality RING storage’s proven scalability, resiliency, and performance across many storage workloads, all on standard x86 servers. Generally available today, Scality’s OpenStack Swift Connector enables customers with Swift-based environments to simply connect and utilize the Scality RING storage platform without changing their applications.

“Numergy is constantly innovating to increase the capability and flexibility of our cloud services and the strength of our ecosystem,” said Philippe Tavernier, President of Numergy. “Our customers wanted greater speed to market, with more technology options like KVM, and extensibility into the future. Launching a new platform based on OpenStack was the first step. Connecting that OpenStack environment to the scalable, resilient, and proven Scality storage platform was an obvious next step.”

“We’re delighted to partner with innovative customers like Numergy,” said Jérôme Lecat, CEO of Scality. “We love the way Numergy listens to its users and partners and quickly responds to build inventive solutions. I look forward to the growth of the Numergy OpenStack platform and enhancing Scality’s OpenStack storage capabilities in parallel.

About Numergy

Created in September 2012, Numergy is a company specialized in the construction and exploitation of Cloud computing infrastructures designed for France and Europe. Fortified by its shareholders SFR, Bull, and the Caisse des dépôts, Numergy has been conceived to be a real « digital energy power station » in the service of economy and growth. Its mission: Providing to companies (small, medium and big) and public organizations secured, efficient, and competitive computer resources. Numergy guaranties and commit to the high availability of its infrastructure, but also to the localization of the data in the French territory.

About Scality

Scality is the industry leader in software-defined storage at petabyte-scale. Founded in 2009, Scality has developed and deployed software storage solutions that deliver billions of files to more than two hundred million users daily with 100% availability. The Scality RING software runs on any standard x86 servers and makes it scale to hundreds of petabytes and billions of objects. The RING’s end-to-end parallel architecture provides unsurpassed performance, while its patented object storage core increases availability and durability and dramatically reduces operational costs. The RING integrates with applications through standard storage protocols such as NFS; S3; OpenStack Swift and Cinder. Scality’s customers include four of the world’s largest media companies, two of the largest telecommunications firms, and other market leaders throughout the US, EU, and Japan. Follow us on Twitter @scality and visit us at to learn more.


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