StorPool Storage announces a solid 30% Year over Year revenue growth and 92% Net Promoter Score for 2021. For the past year, we have solidified our place in the storage market and continued developing our platform.
StorPool Storage develops the most reliable and speedy primary storage platform that public and private cloud builders use as the foundation for their clouds. Despite the global pandemic, we managed to grow our customer base with large Cloud- and Managed Services Providers. We invested in evolving our infrastructure and delivering a customer-centric storage offering ideal for companies that aim to optimise and grow their cloud services, eliminate data storage issues, or secure accelerated and reliable access to data.
In 2021, we released version 19.3 of StorPool Storage, introducing significant changes such as a management GUI and enhanced open-source cloud computing support. This release offers enhanced support for fully automated KVM-based clouds running virtualised or containerised primary workloads and introduces management features to the StorPool GUI. Learn more about StorPool version 19.3.
Recently, we’ve announced the next major release, 19.4, that offers better agility and reliability, updated hardware and software compatibility, management and monitoring changes, and improvements in the native business continuity features. Learn more about StorPool version 19.4.
For the past two years, during the global pandemic, we have observed steady growth of customers and revenue and expanded our team by approximately 25% each year.
At the very end of 2021, StorPool won first place in the category “Storage Transformation Project of the Year” at the SDC awards 2021. StorPool was nominated in 3 categories on DCS Awards 2021. We were also named a leader in Distributed Software-Defined Block Storage for enterprises, MSPs, and hosting providers by HostingAdvice. The same year we joined the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) – the largest global organization dedicated to developing standards and education programs to advance storage and information technology.
At the end of 2020, StorPool was named Software Defined Storage (SDS) Vendor of the Year at Storage Awards. We were placed first, leaving the tech giant IBM as a runner-up in this category. The same year, StorPool was recognized as a leading technology company in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe.
“2021 was a successful year for StorPool with increased customer traction, numerous product improvements and valuable new team members joining the company.”, said Boyan Ivanov, CEO & co-founder of StorPool Storage.
“Our customers’ needs are evolving, and we are growing our product based on what they aim to achieve in their current projects and their visions for the future. We keep advancing StorPool Storage to meet the product maturity expectations of current and potential customers, especially power users with large-scale clouds like IT services providers and SaaS/e-commerce leaders.”, said Alex Ivanov, Product Lead at StorPool. “We’ll keep advancing our product to meet the product maturity expectations of current and potential customers, especially power users with large-scale clouds like IT services providers and SaaS/e-commerce giants.”, Alex added.
Our recent Public Cloud Performance Measurement Report showed stunning performance results for a StorPool-based public cloud – Katapult, a virtual Infrastructure as a Service platform designed for extreme performance and simplicity. The solution is developed by Krystal, one of the largest independent UK web hosting companies. End-user applications on StorPool-based public clouds perform measurably better, in some examples 2.5x better than the second-best public cloud offering. Learn more in the Public Cloud Performance Measurement Report!