July 12, 2014 2:40 PM ET


Company Overview of VeloBit, Inc.

Company Overview

VeloBit, Inc. develops solid state disk optimization software solutions. The company’s software-only solution works with SSD to create a cache that can be deployed without changing users’ application, primary storage, backup, or data management. Its solution enhances users’ storage price-performance. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in Boxoborough, Massachusetts. As of July 10, 2013, VeloBit, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of HGST, Inc.

80 Central Street

Boxoborough, MA 01719

United States

Founded in 2010



Key Executives for VeloBit, Inc.

Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Online Marketing
Vice President of Sales
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

VeloBit, Inc. Key Developments

VeloBit, Inc. Releases HyperCache SSD Caching Software for Windows and Hyper-V

VeloBit, Inc. announced the immediate general availability of VeloBit HyperCache for Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Hyper-V. The VeloBit HyperCache software enables IT managers to increase Microsoft SQL Server transactions-per-second by 700% while cutting average response by over 80%. When deployed on a Microsoft Hyper-V server, VeloBit multiplies the maximum number of supported virtual machines without requiring expensive hardware upgrades. VeloBit HyperCache is available as a free download on VeloBit.com/free-trial. VeloBit HyperCache is software that installs on enterprise servers in 60 seconds. It transparently caches data on Solid State Disks (SSDs) resulting in speedup of applications, virtual machines, operating systems, and storage without changes to infrastructure or applications. VeloBit now offers both the broadest operating system support and the best performance and price-performance of any vendor in industry. VeloBit now accelerates the following operating systems and hypervisors: Windows, Hyper-V, VMware, Linux, Citrix XenServer, Xen, KVM, and OpenVZ. An independent performance evaluation performed by Demartek demonstrated that VeloBit HyperCache increased SQL performance by 800% while reducing cost by 60%.

VeloBit, Inc. Announces Immediate General Availability of VeloBit HyperCache for VMware and VeloBit HyperCache for Citrix XenServer

VeloBit, Inc. announced the immediate general availability of VeloBit HyperCache for VMware and VeloBit HyperCache for Citrix XenServer. VeloBit's SSD caching software now supports the broadest range of operating systems and hypervisors in the industry while also avoiding hardware vendor lock-in. IT managers seeking to get more out of their virtualized environment can use VeloBit to increase virtual machine density and accelerate performance of storage, applications, and databases. An independent performance evaluation performed by Demartek demonstrated that VeloBit HyperCache increases VMware performance 4.4x, making it the fastest VMware SSD caching software that Demartek has tested. Demartek also found VeloBit HyperCache to reduce the cost per transaction by 62% compared to NetApp E2600 disk storage array. VeloBit HyperCache delivers distinguished performance using patented algorithms that take advantage of behaviors specific to solid state drives. With this product release, VeloBit now supports the following operating systems and hypervisors: Linux, KVM, OpenVZ, VMware, Citrix XenServer, Xen, Windows [beta], and Hyper-V [beta].

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