vSMP Foundation 2.0 Wins Network Products Guide Reader Trust Award for Best in Aggregation

vSMP Foundation 2.0 Selected for a 2009 Best Products and Services Winner in Aggregation Category

Cupertino, Calif. – May 19, 2009 – ScaleMP, a leading provider of virtualization solutions for high-end computing, announced today that Network Products Guide, industry’s leading publication on information technologies and solutions has named vSMP Foundation 2.0, a winner of the 2009 Best Products and Services Award. This respected annual award honors products and services that represent the rapidly changing needs and interests of the end-users of technology worldwide. As part of the tech-industry’s leading global awards program, this year’s Best Products and Services were nominated from all over the world.

vSMP Foundation aggregates multiple industry-standard off-the-shelf x86 servers into one single virtual high-end system for the High-Performance Computing (HPC) market. vSMP Foundation provides customers with an alternative to traditional expensive symmetrical multiprocessor (SMP) systems, as well as simplified clustering infrastructure with a single operating system. It supports aggregation of up to 16 servers into a single virtual SMP system, providing customers with:

  • Up to 4 TB of shared memory for large memory requirements
  • Up to 128 cores virtual SMP, proven scalability and record-breaking memory bandwidth
  • Ease of use and lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for applications, with simplified cluster management and storage architecture
  • Improved utilization through a centralized and consolidated architecture

“Increased end-user awareness and ongoing advances in technology are helping shape better products and services.” says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Network Products Guide. “vSMP Foundation 2.0 is bringing a new paradigm into scalable computing. It combines the simplicity and ease of use of large-systems with the cost structure of x86 clusters.”

“These awards go to the best technology products every year and we are honored that vSMP Foundation 2.0 has gained the Network Products Guide Reader Trust.” said Shai Fultheim, Founder and CEO of ScaleMP. “We are committed to meeting our customer needs by providing them with the best products and services.”

About Network Products Guide Awards
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About ScaleMP
ScaleMP is the leader in virtualization for high-end computing, providing maximum performance and lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). The innovative Versatile SMP™ (vSMP) architecture aggregates multiple x86 systems into a single virtual x86 system, delivering an industry-standard, high-end symmetric multiprocessor (SMP) computer. Using software to replace custom hardware and components, ScaleMP offers a new, revolutionary computing paradigm. The company is backed by Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, TL Ventures, and ABS Ventures. For more information, please call (408) 342-0330 or visitwww.scalemp.com.

vSMP Foundation is a trademark or registered trademark of ScaleMP. All other brands or products are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders and should be treated as such.

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