SOURCE: Transitive

March 13, 2007 08:00 ET

Transitive® Adds Paradigm Technology to Its Expanding Network of QuickTransit® Value-Added Resellers

Latest Transitive Channel Partner Offers Outstanding IT Leadership and Service to Support Growing Customer Demand for Server Application Migration and Virtualization

LOS GATOS, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 13, 2007 -- Transitive® Corporation, the leading provider of software that enables transportability of applications across multiple processor and operating system (OS) pairs, today announced the further expansion of its channel partner network by appointing Paradigm Technologies to its growing list of exceptional Value-Added Reseller (VAR) partners.

"Transitive's channel program is focused on VARs and IT solutions providers that lead in their territory and that specialize in server migration, virtualization and consolidation," said Steven Mih, vice president of worldwide sales for Transitive. "We are very fortunate to have such strong companies as Paradigm join our program. All QuickTransit resellers offer exceptional enterprise-class Linux IT knowledge, accompanied by long-standing relationships with major OEMs and virtualization vendors."

Paradigm Technology specializes in consulting, project management, hardware migration/installation, e-business design and High Availability design and implementation. Paradigm Technology is an IBM and Microsoft Business Partner incorporated in 1994. Customers are serviced through the headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona as well as field offices located in Chicago, IL, Pomona, CA and Charlotte, NC. As a Premier IBM Business Partner, Paradigm provides customers with IBM, System p System x, storage and software products. As consultants and project managers, Paradigm Technology has developed a reputation for providing solutions for a variety of manufacturers and platforms based on quality, integrity and first class customer service.

"Transitive's QuickTransit technology is a tremendous enhancement to our existing services with great benefits to our customers," said Ronald E. Venzin, senior vice president of Paradigm. "We see significant demand for server migration and consolidation services, and QuickTransit software enables us to provide these services at a compelling speed and cost. We have been extremely impressed by how easy the technology can be integrated into our services with immediate success."

Availability of QuickTransit for Solaris/SPARC-to-Linux/x86-64

The QuickTransit for Solaris/SPARC-to-Linux/x86-64 software has been shipping from Transitive since November 2006, and has already attracted customers worldwide. It is available by contacting Transitive directly and can be downloaded for evaluation or for purchase from the Transitive Web site ( It is also available directly through Transitive's global channel partners, which now include:

--  MSI Systems Integrators, Inc. -
--  Networld Corporation (in Japan) -
--  Paradigm Technology -
--  Xcedex -
--  Zot -
About Paradigm

Paradigm is a leading provider of Information Technology products and services to businesses throughout the United States. Paradigm is headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, with offices in Chicago, IL, Pomona, CA, and Charlotte, NC. Paradigm's principles are to provide solutions tailored to meet customers' needs, employing the latest and most established technology available, delivered with the highest level of customer service.

About Transitive Corporation

Transitive is a leader in providing solutions that allow the transportability of software applications across multiple hardware platforms. The company's QuickTransit® solution allows software applications that have been compiled for one processor/operating system to run on another without any source code or binary changes and at speeds comparable to native ports. The QuickTransit application transport solution allows data center managers to transport legacy enterprise applications quickly and easily from outdated, proprietary hardware to modern, industry-standard platforms without incurring the costs and delays of porting projects, and with no disruption to end users. QuickTransit technology also facilitates computer companies' migration to new hardware platforms; dramatically reduces software developers' cost, risk, and time-to-market in supporting multiple hardware platforms; and makes significantly more software available for more hardware platforms. QuickTransit technology provides the engine for Apple's Rosetta translation software and is currently shipping on all of Apple's Intel-based computers.

Transitive Corporation is located in Los Gatos, California with a research and development team in Manchester, United Kingdom. The company is privately held, with funding participation by Pond Venture Partners Ltd., Manchester Technology Fund, Crescendo Ventures and Accel Partners. For more information, please visit Transitive's website at

Transitive and QuickTransit are registered trademarks, and the Transitive logo is a trademark of Transitive Corporation and/or its affiliates in the United States and other countries. All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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