LONGMONT, Colo., Aug. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dot Hill Systems Corp. (Nasdaq:HILL), the real-time hybrid storage company, today announced it is a sponsor of the Flash Memory Summit, August 11-13 in Santa Clara, Calif. Dot Hill will be exhibiting its enterprise-class AssuredSAN ® hybrid arrays, featuring its RealStor™ real-time operating system. Attendees are invited to visit booth 816 to learn how these low cost, high-performance systems can best meet the challenges of the Internet of Things (IoT) and third platform computing applications. Company executives will also be featured presenters during the Summit, providing thought leadership on the future of storage and overcoming critical issues.
WHY: As research from analysts at ESG confirms, today's IT decision makers want solutions that allow them to manage storage growth, with high capacity a top consideration. Enterprises need features to reduce operational costs such as staff, power and cooling, and admins require storage solutions that optimize application performance for key business processes. As a result, OEM's seek reliable solutions to meet demand for server attached or vertical market storage, particularly due to the challenges presented by IoT and third platform computing.
WHAT:  Dot Hill AssuredSAN hybrid solutions with high-capacity hard disk devices (HDDs) and solid-state devices (SSDs) delivers on all fronts. The company is a recognized leader in software and hardware solutions for storing, sharing, protecting and managing data, offering the industry's most flexible and extensive hardware platform. Its RealStor system enables performance-enhancing SSD configurations and optimized data streaming. IT admins can choose flash read-cache and tiering with SSD's – all while using thin provisioning to manage growth – achieving the ideal balance of affordability, capacity and performance with 99.999% availability. Dot Hill's full line of systems is available through Quantum's worldwide network of resellers. 
WHO: In addition to exhibiting AssuredSAN hybrid arrays, Dot Hill's executives will be featured participants in the following programs during the Flash Memory Summit:
  ·  Ken Day, CTO of Dot Hill, "How Flash Will Transform Enterprise Applications," Panel 302-A, August 13 at 9:45 a.m. PDT.
  ·  Jim Jonez, VP Worldwide Marketing, Dot Hill, Forum G-12: "Enterprise Applications, Part 2," August 11 at 3:15 pm. Jonez will discuss hybrid flash arrays for video surveillance, focusing on a successful deployment for the Bakersfield School District.
WHERE: Dot Hill booth #816.
WHEN:  Attendees can visit Dot Hill's booth during exhibition hours. Media and analysts wishing to schedule a meeting, please contact Marty Querzoli at dothill@daviesmurphy.com.

About Dot Hill

Leveraging its proprietary AssuredSAN family of hybrid storage solutions with RealStor, the next generation real-time storage operating system, Dot Hill solves today's storage workload challenges created by the Internet of Things and third platform technologies. In today's interconnected world, Dot Hill storage solutions support people accessing information, and machines collecting sensor data, all in real time. Dot Hill's solutions combine innovative intelligent software with the industry's most flexible and extensive hardware platform and simplified management to deliver best-in-class solutions. Headquartered in Longmont, Colo., Dot Hill has offices and/or representatives in the United States, Europe, and Asia. For more information, contact Dot Hill at http://www.dothill.com/ or @Dot_Hill.


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CONTACT: Marty Querzoli         Davies Murphy Group (for Dot Hill Systems)         (781) 418-2433         dothill@daviesmurphy.com                  Company Contact:         Ruth Macdonald         Dot Hill Systems         (303) 845-3364         ruth.macdonald@dothill.com

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