SOURCE: Neterion, Inc.

May 13, 2008 11:04 ET

Neterion Joins HP BladeSystem Solution Builder Program

CUPERTINO, CA--(Marketwire - May 13, 2008) - Neterion, Inc., the industry leader in 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10 GbE) adapters for server and storage environments, today announced that it has joined the HP BladeSystem Solution Builder Program, a broad community of IT providers dedicated to helping customers of all sizes build and deploy innovative solutions on HP BladeSystem architecture.

Joining the Solution Builder Program demonstrates Neterion's further commitment to helping develop and accelerate the deployment of 10 GbE for the blade marketplace with industry-leading networking and virtualization adapters.

Neterion provides 10 GbE adapters that deliver the industry's highest networking performance along with unique I/O Virtualization (IOV) capabilities. Neterion products can offer unprecedented TCO savings while eliminating I/O bottlenecks in blade server environments.

"The BladeSystem Solution Builder Program has been a huge success because enterprises are realizing benefits such as reducing cost and accelerating the planning, deployment and delivery of solutions designed to simplify blade-based IT infrastructure," said Ravi Chalaka, VP of marketing at Neterion. "Neterion's 10 GbE adapters with industry-standard IOV capability are designed to eliminate the performance penalty traditionally encountered by applications when migrating from a native OS to a virtualized environment. The significant architectural benefits generated by IOV and 10 GbE technologies enable enterprise IT to broadly deploy server virtualization without compromise."

"Customers can accelerate the growth of their business by using BladeSystem c-Class for a broad range of workloads including enterprise applications like CRM and messaging infrastructures," said Mike Kendall, worldwide manager, HP BladeSystem Solution Builder Program, HP. "The HP BladeSystem Solution Builder Program offers customers a competitive advantage by providing hardware, software and services from hundreds of the industry's most innovative companies. With Neterion joining the program, customers have another industry leader committed to expanding one of the widest blade component portfolios in the industry."

The HP BladeSystem Solution Builder Program brings together more than 300 leading technology and service delivery providers who are dedicated to developing, delivering and deploying customer solutions built for HP BladeSystem. Program members include independent hardware and software vendors, system integrators and service oriented resellers with a substantial SI practice and expertise in the rapidly growing blade market.

Neterion will exhibit at BladeSystems Insight 2008, the national summit for blade, virtualization and next generation data center technologies on May 13-14, Tucson, Arizona in the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Stand #415. Executives will be available to discuss Neterion's entire 10 GbE product offerings, including solutions designed for the Bladed Server markets.

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About Neterion

Neterion is the leader in 10 Gigabit Ethernet adapters that provide high speed solutions for customers' server and storage systems. It delivers the industry's highest performing line of 10 GbE adapters, allowing IT managers to virtualize many more applications per physical server -- including the most I/O-intensive ones -- drastically decreasing costs when deploying virtualized servers. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California with an additional office in Ottawa, Canada. More information on Neterion, Inc., can be found at

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