GreenBytes Desktop Virtualization Solution, IO Offload Engine(TM), Achieves VMware Ready(TM) Status
PROVIDENCE, RI, Feb 21, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
GreenBytes(R), Inc., a developer of full-featured virtual desktop
solutions that uniquely support existing infrastructure, today
announced that its IO Offload Engine has achieved VMware Ready(TM)
status. This designation indicates that after a detailed validation
process, the IO Offload Engine has achieved VMware's highest level of
endorsement, and can be found on the VMware Solution Exchange (VSX).
"Combining GreenBytes' patented zero latency data reduction
technology with VMware View(TM) 5.1 provides customers with simple,
cost-effective ways to provision and operate high-performance desktop
virtualization," said Steve O'Donnell, chairman and CEO, GreenBytes.
"The combination offers customers a choice between full image and
cloned virtual desktops that can be rolled out in minutes. The IO
Offload Engine is uniquely simple, scales from SME to cloud, and is
completely vendor-agnostic. Achieving VMware Ready(TM) status for the
GreenBytes IO Offload Engine is an important accomplishment as we
continue our focus on improving the desktop virtualization user
"We are pleased that GreenBytes' IO Offload Engine qualifies for the
VMware Ready(TM) logo, signifying to customers that it has met
specific VMware integration and interoperability standards and it
works effectively with VMware cloud infrastructure, which will speed
time to value within customer environments," said Sheryl Sage,
director, Alliance Programs, VMware.
The VMware Ready program is a co-branding benefit of the Technology
Alliance Partner (TAP) program that makes it easy for customers to
identify partner products certified to work with VMware cloud
infrastructures. Customers can use these products and solutions to
lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built
solutions. With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP
program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared
commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each
unique customer need.
The GreenBytes IO Offload Engine can be found within the online
VMware Solution Exchange (VSX).
GreenBytes will be a featured exhibitor at the VMware Partner
Exchange (Booth 808), February 25-27, 2013, in Las Vegas. Additional
information about GreenBytes' IO Offload Engine, including detailed
reference architecture, is available at the GreenBytes website.
About GreenBytes, Inc.
GreenBytes delivers patented IO-Offload
desktop virtualization solutions that maximize the effective
performance and capacity of existing infrastructure to provide
persistent, full-featured virtual desktops with the manageability,
scalability and affordability required for cloud-scale VDI
deployments. GreenBytes was founded in 2007 and is based in
Providence, Rhode Island, USA. For more information, please visit
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