SanDisk Ventures has invested in Tegile Systems.
Tegile is launching affordable hybrid storage arrays incorporating flash technology to enterprise customers.
The Tegile solution provides better price-performance than traditional hard-disk-drive (HDD) storage arrays.
SanDisk did not share financial terms of the SanDisk investment.
Investment from SanDisk will enable Tegile to leverage SanDisk’s expertise and capabilities as one of the world’s leading innovators of flash memory technology.
“With our unique flash-based hardware and software solutions and vertically integrated business model, SanDisk is helping enable a new generation of companies transform the enterprise,” said Sumit Sadana, executive vice president and chief strategy officer at SanDisk.
Tegile currently has hundreds of customers in segments such as financial services sector to the manufacturing, government, legal, healthcare and transportation industries.