Cloudistics entered into a strategic partnership with Fungible. The Cloudistics development team is working jointly with Fungible on software to drive the next generation of composable infrastructure. A few members of our team have joined Fungible directly, this will ensure synergy and create leadership integrated offerings.

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Cloudistics Highlights Of 2016

The year of 2016 has been a monumental break out year for the Cloudistics team. From the release of our product Cloudistics Ignite platform, to a Series A round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures, we have made huge strides to introducing our product and transforming the cloud industry today. 2016 was a year filled with rapid customer growth and brand recognition that we know will continue to increase this upcoming year. A big thank you to the Cloudistics team and community of contributors who made this year so successful.

Here’s a quick recap of are our top media and event highlights of 2016!


Introducing Cloudistics Ignite
VIDEOS | APRIL 12, 2016

This 30 minute presentation and demo of Cloudistics sparked the official release of our product. Presented by our CEO Naj Husain, this video shares the vision, the features, and the benefits of the Cloudistics Ignite platform.


Dr. Jai Menon Joins Superconverged Pioneer Cloudistics as Chief Scientist
PRESS RELEASES | JULY 7, 2016

We take pride in building a team of professionals who provide insight, innovation, and expertise in their respected fields. We were fortunate enough to have Dr. Jai Menon, Former VP, CRO for Dell Research and CTO, VP, IBM Fellow join our team to help provide the thought leadership and market perspective needed to educate the masses about the power of Cloudistics.


Superconverged Pioneer Cloudistics Raises $15M from Bain Capital Ventures
PRESS RELEASES | JULY 15, 2016

In July we were excited to announce the $15 million in Series A funding we acquired from Bain Capital Ventures that aimed to help Cloudistics accelerate the disruption of $100B+ datacenter market with our next generation cloud infrastructure.


Cloudistics, Pica8 Partner On New Cloud-Managed Hyperconverged Infrastructure
MEDIA COVERAGE | DECEMBER 2, 2016

With our networking technology being one of our most unique IPs that separates us from competition like Nutanix, Simplivity, and Cisco HyperFlex, we partnered with Pica8 to leverage their network OS to run on our hardware switch.


38 enterprise startups that will boom in 2017, according to VC investors
MEDIA COVERAGE | DECEMBER 12, 2016

We were honored to be named 2017’s 38 enterprise startups that will boom this year. With the credibility of our founding team and investors, the media projects the success we will have this year.


Cloudistics® Ignite Named Finalist in Storage Magazine’s 2016 Product of the Year Awards
PRESS RELEASES | JANUARY 17, 2017

With the year coming to a close, we were honored to be named a finalist in the 15th annual Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com Product of the Year awards and was named one of “10 Coolest Hyper-Converged Products of 2016” by CRN.


Cloudistics Highlights of 2016 Infographic - Orange and gray sections with white type overlaying and photos

Dan Mroz

VP of Worldwide Marketing

Over the past 20 years, Dan has had the opportunity to hold several diverse positions within the IT industry. Prior to joining Cloudistics, he was part of an incubation team at Lenovo, which launched new hyper-converged products. He developed channel and enablement strategies while contributing to marketing and messaging efforts. Prior to Lenovo, Dan held positions in sales and engineering at Dell-EMC. Dan was engineer of the year in 2012 and 2014.

Dan has held IT leadership and instructor positions at the Pennsylvania State University where he led technology strategy, instructional design, and numerous strategic projects.

Dan has always had an entrepreneurial spirit and co-founded a web development, hosting, and consulting company. He has led marketing, recruitment, and IT operations of multiple organizations in the healthcare, technology, and financial segments.

Dan earned two undergraduate degrees from the Pennsylvania College of Technology and his MBA from the New York Institute of Technology.

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