3Tera and Nirvanix Partner on New Cloud Computing Solutions for Web Application Developers

New integrated solution to be demonstrated during Under the Radar Conference

Under the Radar, Mountain View, CA – March 20, 2008 – 3Tera, Inc, the leading innovator of grid computing technology and utility computing services for Web applications, and Nirvanix, the premier “Cloud Storage” platform provider, today announced that the two companies have entered into a partnership to offer new advanced cloud computing solutions, including global distributed storage, content distribution and remote backup capabilities for web application developers.

3Tera and Nirvanix will be integrating the Nirvanix Storage Delivery Network (SDN) into the standard AppLogic catalog of virtual appliances. The first such integration is the inclusion of the Nirvanix SDN as a backup target option within the AppLogic Grid Operating System backup dynamic appliance. The solution enables developers to select the Nirvanix global storage network for the highest performance storage available in the market today. Additionally, by selecting the Nirvanix SDN, AppLogic customers will be able to send backup copies to multiple global locations simultaneously for best practices in disaster recovery. This integrated solution was demonstrated today, live, with a real application grid backing up multiple images and gigabytes of data to the SDN in just a few seconds.

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VIP adds Memory Vendor Transcend to its Portfolio

Official distributor of Transcend memory modules

March 20th, 2008: VIP Computer Centre Ltd (VIP), the UK’s leading independent distributor of computer components and peripherals, today announced it is now an official distributor of Transcend memory modules.

First established in Taipei, Taiwan in 1988, Transcend has grown to become one of the leading global manufacturers of memory products and now has twelve international offices in seven different countries worldwide. Transcend’s core company values are based on four guiding principles: producing the highest quality products, offering outstanding customer service, running a highly effective business operation and promoting a ‘win-win’ approach to encourage its employees and business partners to grow and succeed together.

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