K1 are specialists in multiple cloud platforms from tech giants Amazon, Telstra and AAPT. A focus partner of the completeAWS offering, including Glacier. Ask K1 how we can drive 0.12cents/GB down to 0.012cents/GBAWS @ k1
Splunk that Sh*t!
Service desk need to know the last few things a client was trying to achieve before calling? Need to track, anything? How about a global threat view across all systems? Splunk1 can help. Don’t believe us?Splunk @ k1
Need to download meteorological data directly into an AWS US region, spin up a compute farm, crunch it, email out-put then send it to Glacier? Then blow it all away (three times a day). K1 and PuppetLabsPuppet @ k1
Need to download and save the entire internet, host every staff members complete family photo library, maybe a little bit of corporate data too? You have a data problem, we have your solution.Data @ k1
Results that ImpressBRW, CRN and leading the field in storage, data-management, big data and data analytics
Linux/UNIX and PuppetLabs Gun signs with k1
Hailing from Mexico, Jose comes with a wealth of Linux and python experience. Master of Puppets Jose will not stop until the world is automated, Skynet, Judgement day and rise of the machines all come to mind. Someone call Sarah Connor!
VDI Specialist crashes through k1 doors
Rob McQuhae not only has the craziest last name, he brings the madest VDI skills. Designing and implementing many Citrix and VMware based solutions, Rob designs and eats his own VDI breakfast. If you’re laggy VDI environment is getting you down, send in some Mcquhae pain relief.
K1 places in Deloitte fast50
Katana1 lands an impressive and hard fought place in the Deloitte fast50. Gaining position #18 in the Deloitte fast50 is excellent news at Katana1, Deloitte is one of k1′s dearest clients with 2 exDeloitte employees residing at K1
Brazilian Splunk Ninja starts at k1
Joining k1 from one of the biggest Splunk deployments in Australia, Alessandro Dantas brings years of experience in a multi-terabyte per day Splunk instance. Alessandro also has a wealth of experience in many complementary technologies including automation and orchestration.
Tenchu Splunk Ninja Assasin moves in
Shaun Butler, Splunk, Infrastructure, PuppetLabs and AWS expert joins the K1 team. Shaun is another heavy contributor to Splunk, having written multiple apps and also contributing to the splunk communities. Shaun has hit the ground running, working on the K1 and Datalicious joint venture, OptimaHub
Top Splunk Resource Joins K1
Luke Harris, Splunk and PuppetLabs expert joins the K1 team. Luke is a heavy contributor to both Splunk and PuppetLabs communities, building some of the top Splunk apps available today.
Mike Duncan parachutes into the k1 ranks
Ex military, part-time medic, fire-fighter, Company Director, mad cyclist, holder of 5x different classes of motor vehicle licence, Certified SCUBA diver and IT Architect, climbed the Himalaya’s. Mike has also been held hostage by Maoist Insurgents, they are all dead.
David Tsang and Ross Ogilvie attended CRN Fast50 awards in Sydney, taking out 2nd place! Nick Russell gets freaky in Deli on Distribution Central Mania trip. K1 hits top 10 for distributor
Nick Russell and Ross Ogilvie attend BRW Fast 100 event in Melbourne. Katana1 finished #46
K1 finishes FY2012 on top
K1 finishes out the FY with 4 staff and revenue outstanding growth of 23,852%
K1 courts Global French bank
February 2012 kicks off with an order from a large French bank.
Global telco signs on with K1
A large global telecommunications company sign up with K1. K1 provides 1PB + storage design, including automation and always on technologies
K1 win’s first $1million deal
Katana1 is in business, landing the first $million + order, securing growth and sustainability
K1 signs 6 month Residency
K1 wins staff residency services engagement with large property company
K1 wins staff augmentation
K1 wins its first staff augmentation gig with top 4 finance firm
11, June 2011
Katana1 is born
Working out of Mosman Mansions (Nick’s house), Katana1 founders sail the k1 boat out into the vast reseller ocean
20, April 2011
Experts Only PleaseWe specialise in data and automation. Eat them both for breakfast, everyday. It doesn't matter if its in a cloud, a private data center or your mums basement. We can crunch, migrate and protect it. Its what we do.
Deloitte Tech fast50 Cracked
Katana1 destroys (some of) its competition landing position 18 in the reputable Deloitte Technology fast50. Download the super duper PDF from Deloitte