SWsoft Virtualizes Egeneras Blade Servers
Egenera and SWsoft form an alliance that will give Egenera customers options in server virtualization technology.Egenera Inc. and SWsoft Inc. are teaming up to bring greater virtualization capabilities to Egeneras BladeFrame blade server environment. The two companies on Monday announced a joint marketing, sales and testing alliance in which Egenera, of Marlboro, Mass., will become a member of SWsofts Strategic Technology Partner program. At the same time, SWsoft, of Herndon, Va., will join the Egenera Accelerate alliance program.
Egenera sells high-end "stateless" blade serverswhich hold no disks, just a processor and memoryand virtualization software designed to create a utility computing environment. SWsofts Virtuozzo software dynamically partitions a single physical server into multiple virtual machines.