BOULDER, CO--(Marketwired - Apr 14, 2014) - SolidFire, the leader in all-flash storage systems built for the Next Generation Data Center, was today named the top technology company in The Denver Post's third annual Top Workplaces ranking. Based solely on employee responses, SolidFire ranks #8 in the "Small Employers" category.
The 2014 Denver Post Top Workplaces ranking is based on surveys completed by over 56,000 employees from 205 companies, highlighting local organizations that strive for excellence in their workplaces. The surveys asked employees to score employers on a variety of measures including how employees feel about their day-to-day job, how employees work together toward a common cause, and three measures of engagement -- retention, motivation and referral.
"Everyone at SolidFire is recognized for their passion and contribution to our mission of building the next great storage company," said SolidFire's Founder and CEO Dave Wright. "We continue to deepen SolidFire's rich innovative and collaborative culture where incredibly talented people are empowered to do their best work."
Last year, SolidFire was selected a Best in Biz Best Place to Work, an Emerging Company of the Year finalist, and recipient of a 2013 Stevie Award for Most Innovative Company of the Year. In 2012, SolidFire was honored as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Tech Startup, a Colorado Company to Watch, and a ColoradoBiz Top Company, as well the winner of Up-Start's Best Cloud Storage Solution.
The SolidFire team has grown rapidly in order to meet the needs of its worldwide customer base, growing approximately 60% year-over-year. SolidFire's active hiring pace continues with over 30 positions currently open on various teams, including Engineering, Marketing, Operations and Sales, in Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States. To view and apply for open positions, visit SolidFire's Career Page at SolidFire.jobs.
SolidFire is the market leader in all-flash storage systems built for the next generation data center. Leveraging SolidFire's all-flash architecture, with volume-level Quality of Service (QoS) controls, customers now can guarantee storage performance to thousands of applications within a shared infrastructure. Coupling this functionality with in-line data reduction techniques and system-wide automation results in substantial capital and operating cost savings relative to traditional disk and basic all-flash storage systems.