SOURCE: Egenera

November 08, 2007 08:30 ET

Emory Healthcare CIO to Headline Webinar on Virtualization Project

Sponsored by Egenera and Intel

MARLBORO, MA--(Marketwire - November 8, 2007) - Egenera Inc., the data center virtualization company, today announced an upcoming webinar featuring Dee Cantrell, CIO of Emory Healthcare (www.emoryhealthcare.org).

WHO:    Dee Cantrell, CIO of Emory Healthcare
WHAT:   A webinar focused on implementing data center virtualization,
        powered by Egenera® systems and based on Intel® Xeon® processors,
        to drive operational excellence at Emory Healthcare.
WHEN:   Wednesday, November 14 at 12:00 noon ET
WHERE:  Register at: https://www.cmpnetseminars.com/ars/eventregistration.
         do?mode=eventreg&F=1000701&K=1AA1B1
WHY:    Data center virtualization is the next phase in virtualization.
        It encompasses server, network and storage virtualization with
        management software that transforms IT infrastructure into
        flexible, scalable assets that can be allocated as needed.
        Webinar participants will hear how Dee Cantrell and her team were
        able to reduce the time and cost associated with managing IT
        infrastructure resources, while meeting the increased demand for
        critical applications associated with healthcare delivery, through
        data center virtualization. The deployment enabled Emory
        Healthcare to:

        -- Minimize cost and personnel support requirements
        -- Reduce the cost and effort for technology rollover
        -- Create an affordable, scalable and highly available
            IT infrastructure
        -- Address server, storage, and desktop requirements
        -- Provide secure access under HIPAA privacy and security
            regulations

FEATURED SPEAKERS:

--  Dee Cantrell, CIO, Emory Healthcare
--  Susan Davis, Vice President of Marketing, Egenera
--  Jake Smith, Server Marketing Manager, Intel
    

Webinar participants will also hear from virtualization industry experts Egenera and Intel on how data center virtualization enables dramatic reduction in infrastructure cost and complexity while making the data center more responsive, reliable and agile. Egenera was founded in 2000 by the former CTO of Goldman Sachs, who sought to reduce the complexity and improve competitive advantage in his own environment with an agile, virtualized data center. Market-leading enterprises around the world trust their most critical applications to Egenera every day.

About Egenera Inc.

Egenera is a global leader in delivering data center virtualization solutions that reduce costs and complexity for enterprises and public sector agencies worldwide. The Egenera® BladeFrame® system virtualizes the data center with an innovative server architecture specifically designed to reduce complexity and enable IT to respond rapidly to business requirements. Market-leading enterprises around the world trust Egenera to run their most critical applications and achieve higher resource utilization, faster application time to market and lower total cost of ownership. Headquartered in Marlboro, Mass., Egenera has offices worldwide. For more information visit www.egenera.com, call 508-858-2600 or send email to info@egenera.com.

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