Originally Published: Tuesday, 10 August 1999 Author: Jeff Alami
Published to: Internal News/General Announcements Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Atipa Linux Solutions Unveils New Line of Faster, Powerful Alpha Linux Servers

Atipa Linux Solutions, best recognized as one of the first dedicated Linux solutions companies, today announced the availability of its high performance Linux server for enterprise applications.

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SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August 10, 1999--

Breakthrough Servers Accelerate Robust Performance with Zero Configuration

Atipa Linux Solutions, best recognized as one of the first dedicated Linux solutions companies, today announced the availability of its high performance Linux server for enterprise applications.

Known as the ALPHAserver AT2000(TM), the new Linux solution can boost server processing speeds with zero configuration. When combined with dual 667MHz Alpha 21264 processors, the new server provides organizations with low risk, high availability scalable solutions for increasing the performance of business-critical applications.

The ALPHAserver AT2000 is a powerful web, file, application or database server with one or two 667MHz Alpha 21264 microprocessors and up to 2 GB of RAM. Combined with the stability and reliability of the SuSE Linux 6.1 or Red Hat Linux 6.0 operating system, ALPHAserver AT2000 will improve processing speeds, increase productivity through quicker file availability while decreasing downtime due to system failure. The server will be available for order at www.atipa.com by August 10 with 667MHz processors, by Q4 1999 with the 750MHz processor.

"As organizations become increasingly reliant on their servers for critical applications, financial transactions and workflow, downtime has become unacceptable," said Jason Talley, president of Atipa Linux Solutions, "This new server will provide the perfect platform for high performance Alpha Linux enterprise applications."

The ALPHAserver AT2000 virtually eliminates downtime due to system failure, and provides increased reliability for critical applications. With the Alpha processor, the industry's fastest 64-bit microprocessors, the ALPHAserver AT2000 provides a dramatic boost in server performance and delivers previously unattainable levels of reliability.

"It's been proven that Alpha's superior speed, performance and reliability make it a natural environment for Linux," said Jeff Borkowski, vice president of sales and marketing for Alpha Processor, Inc. "As a leading supplier of pre-configured Linux workstations, servers and clusters, Atipa is helping us broaden the market for Alpha and enabling us to bring powerful Alpha Linux solutions for business-critical applications to market."

Unlike a conventional server, the ALPHAserver AT2000 requires no configuration or reconfiguration of the workstations.

About Alpha Processor

Alpha Processor, Inc., located in Concord, Massachusetts, is dedicated to the development and marketing of Alpha - the world's fastest 64-Bit microprocessor - and related technologies. As an independent Alpha architecture licensee, Alpha Processor, Inc. engineers microprocessors, Alpha platforms and leading edge system logic. The company is committed to delivering the industry's best price/performance, open-standard platform solutions to its customers and system partners worldwide. For additional information on these products, the company or for the sales contact nearest you, please consult Alpha Processor Inc.'s Website at www.alpha.com.

About Atipa Linux Solutions

Founded in 1994, Atipa Linux Solutions is one of the largest suppliers of pre-configured Linux workstations, servers and clusters for information management today. Best known as one of the first dedicated Linux solutions companies, Atipa partners with other technology and market leaders to make its products available in complete Linux solutions for businesses of all sizes. Headquartered in Joplin, Missouri, Atipa develops, manufactures, licenses and markets solutions, products, technologies and services for business, education, consumer, scientific and engineering and government customers. For additional information about the ALPHAserver AT2000 and other Linux solutions, check out Atipa Linux Solutions on the Web at www.atipa.com or call Toll Free 1.800. 360.4346.

Atipa Linux Solutions, the Atipa Linux Solutions logo, and ALPHAserver AT2000 are registered trademarks of Atipa Linux Solutions. All other names and trademarks mentioned above are held by their respective owners and hereby respectively acknowledged.

CONTACT: Atipa Linux Solutions, San Jose Booth No. 632 Shelli Ryan, APR SRyan@Get-Adhoc.com 402-572-6510





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