COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Sept 13, 2018 — AXELLIO, an X-IO Technologies division, announced the U.S. Army has selected its portable FabricXpress® edge computing platform as a Phase I awardee in the Expeditionary Technology Search (xTechSearch) Army technology modernization initiative.
The Army xTechSearch initiative is a prize competition sponsored by the Assistant Secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology to attract game-changing innovation and novel technology solutions to pitch to Army leadership officials.
xTechSearch seeks to spur development of leap-ahead technologies for the Army of the future by identifying paradigm breaking technologies in alignment with the Army’s modernization priorities. The program will award $2 million to competing companies over the next several months.
“X-IO Technologies is honored to be named as a Phase I winner by the U.S. Army,” said Bill Miller, X-IO Technologies CEO. “Our AXELLIO edge computing division has created FabricXpress edge-computing platforms that deliver real-time performance for complex analytics on high-volume, high-velocity, streaming data. Continuing on to Phase II of the xTechSearch validates our innovation philosophy of providing performance and resiliency at the edge.”
AXELLIO developed the FabricXpress converged server/storage platform to provide unprecedented storage density with the highest performing compute of any transportable edge computing system.
The portable version of the AXELLIO FabricXpress edge-computing platform is uniquely designed to fit in just two, easily transportable suitcases that meet commercial airline standards, enabling Army IT teams to travel simply, efficiently and flexibly at a moment’s notice.
AXELLIO will compete for a Phase II award with a demonstration of current technology capabilities and R&D plans.
AXELLIO, an X-IO Technologies division, is the emerging leader in Edge Computing systems enabling real-time insight and response using big data analytics on high-volume, high-velocity streaming data. AXELLIO’s focus on edge processing performance enables the leading applications, solution providers and OEMs in cybersecurity, financial markets, defense and intelligence, healthcare, telecom and industrial IoT. To learn more, visit axellio.com.