The Citrix Ready Storage Challenge kicked off in October 2011, with videos submitted by and featuring Citrix Ready storage partners: Atlantis Computing, Dell, EMC, HP, Nexenta, Sanbolic and Virsto.

The voting closed on November 11th 2011. Citrix Ready partners captured the community with their ability to demonstrate what makes their innovative tools and storage solutions unique, and how they help end users deploy virtualization solutions through innovative and informative videos.

Citrix is pleased to announce the Citrix Ready Storage Challenge 2011 winners:


  • Best storage for Desktop Virtualization deployments overall – HP
  • Best storage savings – Virsto
  • Best performance – Dell
  • Innovative technology – Nexenta
  • Most innovative video (selected by community votes) – Atlantis Computing

The results of the “Most innovative video” was given to the partner with the maximum votes from the community. The winners for other categories have been selected by a panel of judges comprised of independent industry analyst and select Citrix executives.

You can still watch videos for this storage challenge on the Citrix Ready Storage Challenge site and on Citrix TV.

Congratulations to all of the winners!