Will Provide Customers Throughout the Midwest with Server Virtualization Technology
HERNDON, Va., July 2, 2007 – Concergent, based in Wichita, Kansas, is now authorized to resell SWsoft Virtuozzo operating system server virtualization software, which will be packaged with corporate IT services from Concergent.
Concergent provides backup and co-location services for small-to-large customers throughout the U.S., as well as a full range of information technology services to Midwest clients in a variety of fields including healthcare, education, real estate, manufacturing, and hospitality.
SWsoft Virtuozzo will help to dramatically reduce information technology infrastructure costs by making better use of existing assets, improving flexibility and availability, as well as enhancing overall manageability of IT assets.
"The Virtuozzo technology is an excellent complement to our existing product portfolio," said Dan Reisig, managing member of Concergent. "There is no question that our customers will see significant benefits from this type of cutting-edge OS virtualization technology."
"There is increasing demand for effective virtualization solutions," said Kurt Daniel, vice president of marketing and alliances, SWsoft. "Concergent is a welcome addition to our efforts to deliver IT solutions that meet this growing demand."
SWsoft Virtuozzo dynamically partitions a single Windows or Linux operating system instance into highly-efficient and scalable virtual environments. Virtuozzo includes patented technology that enables density of up to hundreds of virtual environments per physical server.
Unlike virtual machines and hypervisors, Virtuozzo addresses the challenges of operating system sprawl faced by today's data centers. Its unique architecture and management tools make Virtuozzo the ideal solution for provisioning, monitoring and managing virtualized server resources.
Concergent provides innovative IT solutions and exceptional network consulting to companies of all sizes throughout the Midwest. Housing one of the area’s only class-A data centers, Concergent provides network monitoring and management, integrated network security, and the automated back up and co-location services vital to IT disaster recovery and business continuity. Concergent's certified consultants are experienced in providing IT support solutions to a broad range of market segments, from commercial and residential real estate to aerospace and healthcare. For more information, call 316-613-4747 or visit www.concergent.com.
SWsoft is a global leader in virtualization and automation software that helps consumers, businesses, and service providers optimize their use of technology. The company's software powers more than 130,000 servers and 500,000 desktops worldwide. The SWsoft product line includes Virtuozzo - the leading operating system virtualization solution, Parallels - the leading desktop virtualization product, and Plesk - the leading server control panel. Founded in 1999, the company has offices throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, visit www.swsoft.com.