Innovative vSMP Foundation Software Recognized as Promising Industry Technology
Cupertino, Calif. – February 16 2010 – ScaleMP™, a leading provider of virtualization solutions for high-end computing, today announced its vSMP Foundation 2.0 technology has been named a 2010 New Technologies and Solutions finalists by Network Products Guide. An integral part of the Hot Companies program, the New Technologies and Solutions awards honor brand new or well entrenched technologies that exhibit latest enhancements and promising applications.
vSMP Foundation 2.0 aggregates multiple industry-standard off-the-shelf x86 servers into a single virtual symmetrical multiprocessing (SMP) system. vSMP Foundation 2.0 provides customers with an alternative to traditional, expensive SMP systems and also offers simplified clustering infrastructure with a single operating system. The vSMP Foundation 2.0 technology product line includes vSMP Foundation for SMP, vSMP Foundation for Cluster and vSMP Foundation for Cloud.
“Network Products Guide looks for products and technologies that will change their respective markets,” said Rake Narang, editor in chief for Network Products Guide. “As a New Technologies and Solutions finalist, ScaleMP’s vSMP Foundation software has demonstrated technological innovation and exceptional relevance to the IT industry.”
Technology companies of every size – ranging from well-established worldwide leaders to small local start-ups – participated for this recognition, and ScaleMP has now advanced to the finalist stage based on the list compiled by Network Products Guide. The 2010 Hot Companies and New Technology winners will be announced and honored at the Technosium 2010 Presentations and Dinner in San Francisco on March 18, 2010, which will be attended by an audience of end-users, leading entrepreneurs, other IT companies, venture capitalists, corporate strategists and industry associations. For more details on how to register for this event, please visit www.technosium.com.
“We are pleased that vSMP Foundation 2.0 has been named a New Technologies and Solutions finalist by Network Products Guide,” said Shai Fultheim, founder and CTO of ScaleMP.” ScaleMP is committed to bringing to our customers innovative server virtualization technologies for the HPC market and beyond, and to playing a critical role in providing solutions to many of today’s business challenges.”
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About vSMP Foundation
SMP Foundation aggregates multiple industry-standard off-the-shelf Intel Architecture 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 and also offers 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
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 +1 (408) 342-0330 or visit www.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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