A unique pedigree

Our CEO, Dr. Mohit Aron’s experience as the lead developer on the Google File System, then as co-founder/CTO of Nutanix, led to him being dubbed the ‘father of hyperconvergence’. Cohesity represents his third generation of design, specifically aimed at solving one of the largest and most complex problems in IT: simplifying data infrastructure.

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At Cohesity, we believe that simplicity is the foundation of modern data management. Our mission is to radically simplify how organizations manage their data and unlock limitless value.

Mohit Aron, CEO

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June 2013

Cohesity Founded

Former Nutanix co-founder/CTO & Google lead developer, Mohit Aron addresses new secondary data challenge.

Early investors include Sequoia Capital, ACCEL Partners, and Google Ventures.

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October 2015

Introduction of Cohesity DataPlatform & Cohesity DataProtect

First hyperconverged secondary data protection solution includes backup, distributed NFS, and analytics in one appliance.

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February 2016

Launch of Cohesity DataPlatform & Cohesity DataProtect 2.0

Site replication, integrated cloud services from Amazon, Google, and Microsoft, support for SMB, stronger security, and an enhanced UI added.

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June 2016

Release of Cohesity DataPlatform & Cohesity DataProtect 3.0

Physical workloads, servers, and databases added with Pure Storage integration and Cohesity SnapTree™ Technology for speed and scalability.

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October 2016

Expansion to EMEA

Company announces expansion in to the European market

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April 2017

Strategic Partners Invest

Cisco Investments and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) back groundbreaking, complementary Cohesity solution.

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April 2017

Launch of Cohesity DataPlatform & Cohesity DataProtect 4.0

S3-compatible object store, NAS data protection, role-based access, erasure coding, and more capabilities added.

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September 2017

Industry Accolades

Cohesity named "2017 Cool Vendor" by Gartner and “Next Billion-Dollar Startup 2017" by Forbes.

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December 2017

Release of Cohesity DataPlatform & Cohesity DataProtect 5.0

Hyper-V, AHV, and NAS protection introduced.

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Expansion to APAC
January 2018

Expansion to APAC

Company opens second international office in Bangalore, India

Expansion to RTP
March 2018

US Expansion

Opening of second major U.S. office in Research Triangle, NC.

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June 2018

Strategic Investments

SoftBank Vision Fund, Morgan Stanley, and other strategic investors back proven, complementary Cohesity technology.

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June 2018

Release of Cohesity DataPlatform & DataProtect 6.0

Simplified multi-cluster management, addition of CloudSpin and Cloud DR, and enhancements to Analytics Workbench

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August 2018

Introduction of Cohesity Helios

SaaS-based global management solution for all secondary data and applications.

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February 2019

Introducing Cohesity Marketplace

Making backup data productive for other business requirements

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May 2019

Imanis Data Acquisition

Expanded coverage for Hadoop and NoSQL distributed databases

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May 2019

CNBC Disruptor 50 List

Cohesity selected for the CNBC Disruptor 50 list for most ambitious and innovative companies.

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September 2019

Cohesity Named A Leader in Forrester Wave

Cohesity named a Leader in the Forrester Wave Data Resiliency Solutions Q3, 2019

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October 2019

Cohesity Named A Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant

Cohesity named a Visionary for its Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions.

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November 2019

2019 Distinguished Alumni Award

IIT Delhi Selects Cohesity Founder and CEO Mohit Aron for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award

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February 2020

Third Gartner Peer Insights Customer Choice Award

Cohesity recognized for third time in a row as Gartner Customers’ Choice for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions, and one of only 3 vendors rated in Large Enteprise Voice of the Customer survey

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April 2020

Further Strong Investment Round and Valuation

Cohesity raises another $235M in Series E funding round led by DJF Growth Fund, more than doubling the company's valuation to $2.5B

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Pioneering innovation

In addition to the more than 50 patents that Dr. Aron has been listed on, many more have emanated from his strong bench of engineering talent, recruited from leaders such as Google, Nutanix, VMware, and Cisco. In the last 4 years, Cohesity engineers have applied for or been granted more than 70 patent assets.

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Industry accolades

Cohesity innovation has been recognized by industry analysts, media publications, business influencers, and partner organizations.

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2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant

A Forrester Wave Leader, 2019

2019 CNBC Disruptor 50

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2019 Cloud 100

Enterprise adoption

In a few short years, Cohesity counts many Global 1000 companies and federal agencies among its customer base, including top telecommunications providers, aerospace firms, banks and executive departments of the US government. On average we have seen 40% net new customer growth quarter over quarter for the last year.

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Satisfied customers

Cohesity offers award winning support, having won 4 years running the NorthFace Scoreboard award for excellence. Cohesity has an NPS score of 90+, and the solution itself features online serviceability.

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Strategic partnerships

We enjoy strong partnerships with key data center players such as Cisco, HPE, Nutanix, and VMware, as well as with the leading public cloud providers such as AWS, Microsoft, and Google.

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High integrity culture

We believe in a high integrity, collaborative, customer-obsessed culture. Our motto is ‘Stay humble and keep learning’

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