“As enterprises begin to manage petabyte-scale data sooner than expected, IT managers realize that sustaining data on this scale will require a new way of doing things,” said SageCloud CEO and Co-Founder Jeff Flowers. “Combining SageCloud’s object storage software with open standards hardware delivers the low cost and scalability that makes it possible long term. We’re excited to join with Rorke Global Solutions in delivering this breakthrough solution.”You can learn more about RGS Cold Storage powered by SageCloud by visiting booth B11 at the OCP Summit Jan. 28-29. Additionally, a virtual demo is available for limited testing in the RGS lab in Eden Prairie, Minn., where beta customers can interface and experience the general solution. For more information, please visit www.rorke.com. Follow Avnet on Twitter: @avnetdesignwireContribute to our technical forumsView product and company videosBuy our components About Rorke Global Solutions Rorke Global Solutions™ (RGS), a business unit of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), is a solutions integrator adept at tailoring hardware, software and a full suite of lifecycle services designed to meet the unique needs of customers across a wide range of end-market segments. RGS works to solve the business challenges of OEMs, independent software vendors (ISVs) and channel partners resulting in better cost optimization, deeper market penetration and accelerated sustainable growth for those customers. RGS leverages a wide array of innovative technologies from leading providers, as well as a portfolio of standard and customizable servers and purpose-built appliances developed in-house. More information about RGS can be found at www.rorke.com. About Avnet Electronics Marketing Avnet Electronics Marketing is an operating group of Phoenix-based Avnet, Inc. that serves electronic original equipment manufacturers (EOEMs) and electronic manufacturing services (EMS) providers in more than 80 countries, distributing electronic components and embedded systems from leading manufacturers and providing associated design-chain, supply-chain and value-added integration services. The group's website is located at www.em.avnet.com. About Avnet, Inc. Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, memory products and embedded technology serving customers globally. Avnet accelerates its partners' success by connecting the world's leading technology suppliers with a broad base of customers by providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended June 29, 2013, Avnet generated revenue of $25.5 billion. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.