January 15, 2013
BOXBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 15 – Egenera, a pioneer in physical, virtual and cloud management and automation, today announced its inclusion into EMC's Technology Partner Program. Egenera will be expanding the capabilities offered to customers by leveraging EMC’s unified storage solutions which are optimized for application virtualization and utilize flash technology with EMC’s FAST Suite helping customers lower total cost of ownership ($/GB and $/IOPs).
The integration of Egenera’s product portfolio to standardize on EMC technology will further enable organizations to build, manage and protect IT services running across physical, virtual and cloud infrastructures. By incorporating Egenera Cloud Suite into its ETP program, joint customers will have access to a greatly expanded list of server OEMs including IBM, HP and Fujitsu.
Egenera and EMC provide the industry with leading technology that enables customers to benefit from open and heterogeneous converged infrastructure and cloud management solutions.
“We are excited to be joining forces with EMC as members of the EMC Technology Partner Program as it gives us the opportunity to increase the value to our joint customers with a more open and flexible technology platform,” said Dan Busby, VP of Product Management at Egenera. “We strive to provide reliable IT services in the era of cloud and the integration into EMC’s offering was a perfect fit.”
“We are delighted that Egenera has joined the EMC Technology Partner Program and we look forward to working with them to increase flexibility and simplicity for our joint customers,” said Parmeet Chaddha, Vice President, Technology Solutions, EMC Corporation. “Like EMC, Egenera sees flexibility as the path to lasting value and jointly we can deliver our customers and partner community flexible and innovative infrastructure solutions that deliver deep and lasting value.”
Converge. Unify. Simplify. That’s how Egenera brings confidence to the cloud. The company’s industry leading cloud and data center infrastructure management software, Egenera PAN Cloud Director and PAN Manager, provide a simple yet powerful way to quickly design, deploy and manage IT services while guaranteeing those cloud services automatically meet the security, performance and availability levels required by the business. Headquartered in Boxborough, Mass., Egenera has thousands of production installations globally, including premier enterprise data centers, service providers and government agencies.
The ever-growing complexity of scientific and engineering problems continues to pose new computational challenges. Thus, we present a novel federation model that enables end-users with the ability to aggregate heterogeneous resource scale problems. The feasibility of this federation model has been proven, in the context of the UberCloud HPC Experiment, by gathering the most comprehensive information to date on the effects of pillars on microfluid channel flow.
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The study of climate change is one of those scientific problems where it is almost essential to model the entire Earth to attain accurate results and make worthwhile predictions. In an attempt to make climate science more accessible to smaller research facilities, NASA introduced what they call ‘Climate in a Box,’ a system they note acts as a desktop supercomputer.
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