Press Release

Tegile Systems CEO Named Among CRN’s Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executives

Rohit Kshetrapal selected to inaugural list for commitment to excellence, midmarket customer satisfaction

Newark, Calif. – September 30, 2013 – Rohit Kshetrapal, CEO of Tegile Systems, the leading provider of flash driven storage arrays for virtualized server and virtual desktop environments, was named as one of the Top 50 Midmarket IT Vendor Executives by CRN in an inaugural list highlighting the most influential people serving midmarket and midsize customers today.

Executives on the list were nominated by peers, colleagues, customers and partners for their demonstrated strength in customer relationships, leadership, thinking and solution excellence. Kshetrapal, who has served midmarket IT customers for the past two decades, was included for his infectious passion for midmarket IT, commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction.

“I am very honored to be included on this list of top executives who serve the midmarket because it truly is one of most important customer segments in the industry today,” said Kshetrapal.  “Our commitment to providing the best flash driven storage solutions to customers through our channel partners ensures that they will be able to take full advantage of the enterprise-class performance and functionality our Zebi storage arrays provide without paying an enterprise-level price.”

Tegile was also awarded a 5-Star Partner rating by CRN in its recent 2013 Partner Program Guide.

CRN has served the IT channel community as the preeminent source of information and strategic guidance for more than three decades.  It remains the market leader in channel news, delivering intelligence, actionable advice and forward-thinking business strategy to the North American IT channel.  The publication is available online at

About Tegile Systems

Tegile Systems is pioneering a new generation of enterprise storage arrays that balance performance, capacity, features and price for virtualization, file services and database applications. With Tegile’s Zebi line of hybrid storage arrays, the company is redefining the traditional approach to storage by providing a family of arrays that is significantly faster than all hard disk-based arrays and significantly less expensive than all solid-state disk-based arrays.

Tegile’s patented MASS technology accelerates the Zebi’s performance and enables on-the-fly de-duplication and compression of data so each Zebi has a usable capacity far greater than its raw capacity. Tegile’s award-winning technology solutions enable customers to better address the requirements of server virtualization, virtual desktop integration and database integration than other offerings. Featuring both NAS and SAN connectivity, Tegile arrays are easy-to-use, fully redundant, and highly scalable. They come complete with built-in auto-snapshot, auto-replication, near-instant recovery, onsite or offsite failover, and virtualization management features.  Additional information is available at Follow Tegile on Twitter @tegile.


Dan Miller
JPR Communications
818-884-8282, ext. 13

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