SOURCE: BLADE Network Technologies

BLADE Network Technologies

September 24, 2009 07:00 ET

BLADE Network Technologies Hosts Webcast With NYSE Euronext: "The Data Center Revolution: Ultra-Fast Networks," Sept 30 at 10am PT

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - September 24, 2009) - BLADE Network Technologies Inc. (BLADE), the trusted leader in data center networking, will host a webcast for customers, partners, press and analysts, Wednesday, September 30, starting at 10am PT on "The Data Center Revolution: Ultra-Fast Networks," featuring Andrew F. Bach, senior vice president and global head of Network Services Technology, NYSE Euronext, and Vikram Mehta, president and CEO, BLADE Network Technologies. To attend, please register at:

Topics will include:

--  High-Speed Data Center Networks: The world's largest enterprises are
    deploying a new generation of 10 Gigabit Ethernet switches for ultra-fast,
    cloud-ready networks that enable them to reduce their total cost of
    ownership while increasing capacity.
--  NYSE Euronext's New Consolidated Global Data Centers: NYSE Euronext is
    building state-of-the-art data centers in New Jersey and London to transmit
    millions of orders at lightning speed.
--  Latency Reduction and Fairness: Latency reduction has become critical
    as proprietary trading volumes skyrocket. New approaches to speed have
    become a competitive advantage that can drop not only microseconds, but
    milliseconds from trading strategies while also maintaining fairness
    through deterministic latency.

"As the world's largest enterprises undertake multi-billion-dollar upgrades of their data centers, BLADE will continue to join forces with IT leaders to meet the needs of this data center revolution for open, scalable infrastructures that provide freedom from the domination of a single vendor," said Vikram Mehta, president and CEO, BLADE Network Technologies. "BLADE is committed to delivering lossless, low-power, low-latency, low-cost and high-performance networking solutions as the industry transitions to 10 Gigabit Ethernet."

About BLADE Network Technologies

BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE) is the leading provider of Gigabit and 10G Ethernet cloud-ready networking solutions for dynamic, enterprise data centers worldwide. In addition to its innovative OEM blade switches, and SmartConnect with VMready virtualization and BLADEHarmony Manager software, BLADE's "Virtual, Cooler, Easier" RackSwitch family enables "Rackonomics" -- an efficient approach for scaling out data center networks to drive down total cost of ownership. BLADE's customers include more than 300 of the Fortune 500 across 26 industry segments, for an installed base representing over 6 million switch ports connecting over 1,350,000 servers and storage systems. Visit: Twitter: @BLADENetwork.

Contact Information

    Maxine Bingham
    BLADE Network Technologies
    (408) 806-5028
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    ZNA Communications
    (831) 425-1581 x201
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