Hedvig (also known as Quexascale) is a company providing software-defined storage for enterprises building private, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments. It offers a distributed storage platform designed for both primary and secondary data that adapts it for virtualized, containerized, and backup workloads as well as consolidates blocks, files, and objects.

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Parent CompanyCommvault
HQSanta Clara, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Hedvig was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Hedvig

Avinash Lakshman

Avinash Lakshman

CEO & Founder
Srinivas Lakshman

Srinivas Lakshman

Co-Founder & VP, Engineering
Ediz Ertekin

Ediz Ertekin

Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Angela Restani

Angela Restani

EVP, Marketing
Darrell Billings

Darrell Billings

VP, Support
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Hedvig Office Locations

Hedvig has an office in Santa Clara
Santa Clara, CA, US (HQ)
2350 Mission College Blvd #500
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Hedvig Financials and Metrics

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$52 m


In total, Hedvig had raised $52 m. Hedvig is a subsidiary of Commvault

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Sep, 2019

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Hedvig News and Updates

Acquisition of Hedvig enhances Commvault’s complete solutions approach

When Commvault Systems Inc. acquired Hedvig Inc. in September, the official company announcement positioned the purchase as an opportunity to address the challenges that companies face with data management in multicloud environments. Customers want unified solutions, not fragmented applications tha…

Commvault Buys Hedvig For $225 Million To Take On Secondary Startups

Commvault is buying scale-out storage startup Hedvig for $225 Million to compete more effectively with Cohesity and Rubrik.

Hedvig raises $10.4m for 'nice insurance'

Swedish insurtech Hedvig has raised SEK100 million ($10.4 million) in a funding round led by Twitter...

Sweden’s Hedvig raises $10.4M led by Obvious Ventures to build “nice insurance”

Hedvig, a Swedish startup, is following in the footsteps of Lemonade building a new generation of insurance platforms that use AI to help evaluate customers and operate on a policy of using surplus for social good, and today the company announced the next stage of its growth. The startup has closed …

Making the case for consolidated multicloud storage

The mass adoption of software-defined storage and multicloud storage has created an increased need for protected data and simplified management in the enterprise. In an effort to streamline and secure information technology infrastructure operations, businesses are looking at new ways to consolidat…

Enterprise backup in an age of data everywhere: How software-defined can help

As data has grown in importance in today's digital world, so to have the software solutions designed to protect it.

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Commvault Acquires Hedvig to Accelerate its Strategic Vision

Acquisition Addresses Challenges with the Acceleration of Data Fragmentation TINTON FALLS, N.J. – September 4, 2019 – Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a leading provider of software for the management of data across cloud and on-premises environments, today announced that it has entered into a definitive a…

Hedvig Announces Partnership with D2iQ to Provide Multi-Cloud Capabilities for Enterprise-Grade Container Environments

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – August 7, 2019 – Hedvig, the company modernizing storage and accelerating enterprise adoption of private and hybrid clouds, today announced its partnership with D2iQ to provide an integrated solution for bringing persistent storage capabilities for containers. Through this part…

The Evolution of Persistent Storage with Containers – Container Storage Interface (CSI)

The container ecosystem has evolved immensely over the last few years to support production-ready workloads. We, at Hedvig, believe that the evolution is not over yet. This evolution has given birth to several container platforms for implementing modern applications and services with a focus on solv…

Hedvig Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hedvig founded?

    Hedvig was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Hedvig key executives?

    Hedvig's key executives are Avinash Lakshman, Srinivas Lakshman and Ediz Ertekin.

  • How many employees does Hedvig have?

    Hedvig has 21 employees.

  • Who are Hedvig competitors?

    Competitors of Hedvig include Datrium, TeleCloud and Equinix.

  • Where is Hedvig headquarters?

    Hedvig headquarters is located at 2350 Mission College Blvd #500, Santa Clara.

  • Where are Hedvig offices?

    Hedvig has an office in Santa Clara.

  • How many offices does Hedvig have?

    Hedvig has 1 office.