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CloudByte Receives Industry Recognition with Three Award Nominations

May 13, 2013

CAMPBELL, California, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Company Honored as a “Hot Technology” Winner of the 8th Annual 2013 Hot Companies and
Best Products Award; Also Named as a Finalist for Both TiE50 and Red Herring Top 100 North
America Awards

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CloudByte, the first company to guarantee quality of service (QoS) to every
application from a shared storage platform, announced today that it is a winner of the 8th
Annual 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products
[http://www.networkproductsguide.com/world/index.html#.UYrq3kO5Jh4 ] award in the “Hot
Technology” category. Winners from all over the world were honored in Las Vegas on
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 during the 8th annual dinner and presentations. CloudByte won the
award for its patent-pending storage QoS technology, which allows service providers to
easily and affordably host performance-sensitive enterprise applications in the cloud.

The Hot Companies and Best Products recognition program encompasses the world’s best
in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and
management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer
satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology.

CloudByte also announced that it has been shortlisted for two other major industry
awards: TiE50 [http://www.tie50.net/TiE50Awards/TiE50_Finalists_2013.asp ] and Red Herring
Top 100 North America
[http://www.redherring.com/events/red-herring-americas/2013-top-100-north-america-finalists ]
. The TiE50 awards will be announced at TiEcon [http://tiecon.org ], which takes place in
Santa Clara, May 17-18. The winners of the Red Herring Top 100 North America awards will
be revealed at the Red Herring North America forum
[http://www.redherring.com/events/red-herring-americas/2013-top-100-north-america-finalists ]
, which celebrates the top private companies in the North America region and takes place
on May 21-23 in Monterey, California.

“I am pleased to see the industry recognition we have been getting these past few
months as we are expanding our business in the U. S.,” said Felix Xavier, founder and CTO
of CloudByte. “ElastiStor [http://www.cloudbyte.com/overview.aspx ] has attracted
tremendous interest from cloud service providers so far, validating our efforts, as well
as the need for a new class of storage solutions in both public and private cloud

About CloudByte

CloudByte is an award-winning software-defined storage company that offers guaranteed
quality of service (QoS) to every application from a shared storage platform, allowing
cloud service providers to easily host performance-sensitive applications in the cloud.
With CloudByte’s on-demand performance provisioning, service providers can easily scale to
thousands of applications and meet their most challenging performance demands. Established
in 2011 by technology executives from companies such as HP, IBM, NetApp, and Novell,
CloudByte is backed by Nexus Venture Partners and KAE Capital. For more information, go to
http://www.cloudbyte.com, http://www.facebook.com/cloudbyte, or


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        Silicon Valley PR



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