Arkin Platform enables organizations to search, analyze, share and collaborate across virtual and physical layers of their infrastructure.
Arkin Net, Pune and Silicon Valley based innovator in data centre software has raised $15 million Series B investment from Nexus Venture Partners, key strategic investors and industry veterans including B.V. Jagadeesh (formerly CEO at NetScaler).
Arkin also announced the availability of their Platform and Cloud Service that brings unprecedented visibility and converged operations to software-defined data centers (SDDC). With a radically simple Google Search-like experience, Arkin Platform enables organizations to search, analyze, share and collaborate across virtual and physical layers of their infrastructure. The platform can be deployed on-premise or consumed as a service in the Arkin cloud (SaaS).
The Arkin advisory board consists of industry luminaries including Alan Cohen (CCO at Illumio and formerly VP Marketing at Nicira), Dheeraj Pandey (Founder and CEO, Nutanix) and Denis Murphy (VP Sales, Nimble Storage).
“We are thrilled to have partnered with the Arkin team right from inception and look forward to helping them build a category leading company,” said, Jishnu Bhattacharjee, Nexus Venture Partners and Board Member of Arkin. The company was co-founded by IITians Shiv Agarwal, Mukul Gupta, Rohit Toshniwal and Abhijit Sharma who have been a part of VMware, Microsoft and Amberpoint(acquired by Oracle) previously.
“Organizations now are forced to rethink their operations strategy,” said Shiv Agarwal, CEO and Co-Founder of Arkin. “Based on a modern collaborative approach, the Arkin platform ties together the datacenter silos across virtual and physical. Some of the largest enterprises have deployed Arkin to simplify their operations and unlock significant cost savings and agility."