MANCHESTER, England & BEAVERTON, Ore. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — August 17, 2010 — Virtensys™, Ltd, a provider of I/O virtualization solutions for data centers, today announced that Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, has successfully deployed the Virtensys I/O virtualization (IOV) solution in the company’s data center. The VIO-4001 IOV appliance met the performance requirements and delivered the full network connectivity bandwidth at 10 Gbps to standard server environments while reducing costs and complexity.
"Virtensys I/O virtualization systems show good capabilities as we upgrade our infrastructure," said Hasmukh Ranjan, VP of IT for Synopsys. “We were impressed to see that deploying the VIO-4001 did not require any changes to our existing environment.”
“We are pleased to add Synopsys to our growing list of customers,” said Ahmet Houssein, president and CEO of Virtensys. “Synopsys was able to take advantage of the benefits that our I/O virtualization appliances bring to today’s data centers. Our products remove the rigid constraints of traditional I/O deployments from servers and provide the flexibility and agility that organizations need in their IT infrastructure.”
About Virtensys I/O Virtualization Solutions
The award-winning VIO-4000 series consolidate and share server I/O resources. The I/O virtualization appliances connect to servers via the native PCI Express® interconnect and eliminate network and storage cables, as well as access layer switches from the racks. This reduces I/O power consumption, capital equipment costs, number of cables, server management complexity, and operational expenses by more than 60 percent. The VIO-4000 series are the industry’s only I/O virtualization solutions that are deployed without any modification to the existing servers or networks in the data center, and support all the major networking and storage connectivity, including Ethernet, Fibre Channel, FCoE, iSCSI and SAS/SATA. The VIO-4000 series deliver the industry’s best server I/O price/performance and lowest energy consumption for accessing network and storage infrastructures through traditional or converged networks.
About Virtensys Ltd
Virtensys develops industry-leading, patented PCI Express®-based I/O virtualization technologies for servers and storage platforms, revolutionizing the way I/O infrastructures are deployed and used in data centers, and delivering significant improvements in I/O utilization, cost, performance, power consumption, and management. The deployment of the IOV switches is totally non-disruptive and dramatically reduces IT complexity and expenses. The company was founded in December 2005 by leading technologists in the fields of high-performance switching, networking, and systems design, and is backed by several premier technology venture capital firms. For more information, visit www.virtensys.com.
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