Award-Winning Provider of Policy-Based Automation Solutions Teams with IBM Business Partner
FREMONT, California – October 24, 2007 — Themis® with its Quorum™ application performance and workload management offering announced a reseller agreement with Primeur, an IBM® Business Partner, headquartered Genova, Italy. The Quorum solution, delivered as an appliance, enables enterprises to realize greater value from their virtualization initiatives by managing application performance and workloads according to service level agreements. These benefits can be achieved without modifying any applications or workloads.
With todays explosion of virtualization, in the data center, enterprises are turning to automation and best practice integration methodologies to guarantee the successful implementation, availability and operation of applications running on VMware. This reseller agreement brings a much needed capability to the European virtualization marketplace. For the first time, enterprises running mission critical applications on VMware can manage application performance and workloads according to service levels and act on violations in real-time. Quorum is tightly integrated with the VMware Virtual Center Product to allow for a seamless integration.
Through this reseller agreement, Primeur will offer Quorum Policy-Based Automation Appliances to its growing base of VMware customers and leverage the Themis global sales and marketing activities.
“This partnership is a highly synergistic one. Primeur’s skills in designing, deploying and servicing complex distributed architectures are a perfect match for Themis’ innovative high availability resource management. As the virtualization market is reaching new highs, we clearly see large enterprises looking for a better way to manage and assure continuous business operation in this space” stated Edoardo Musso, president, Primeur Group.
“Themis is delighted to welcome an industry leading partner like Primeur,” said William Kehret, president and CEO of Themis. “By combining the Themis application performance and workload management appliance with Primeurs customer partnerships, Quorum users will benefit from a broad range of automation and experience”, Mr. Kehret added.
The award-winning Quorum offering is based on a powerful, real-time policy engine. Via policy, Quorum enables application performance and workload management to be realized with greater efficiency and reduced cost. Quorum is delivered as an appliance, enabling seamless integration with existing IT infrastructures.
Primeur is a multinational organization providing middleware software solutions and services for EAI, legacy application integration and data security for the heterogeneous hardware and software environments. Our mission is partnering with our customers in their journey towards successful implementation of SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) technology and its business benefits, building, for international markets, SOA based technology components paying particular attention to products which complement IBM’s SOA reference architecture in the areas of integration, security, and system management.
About Themis Computer
Themis is a leading provider of hardware and software solutions for mission critical applications in aerospace, data/telecom, military, and commercial markets. Themis provides open standards-based computing platforms that support Sun Solaris, Linux, and Microsoft Windows
operating environments. Themis’ products incorporate features designed to ensure high reliability and availability while reducing the risks of failure caused by extreme environments. An ISO 9001 certified company, Themis Computer practices Total Quality Management (TQM) in all areas of its business, from engineering and manufacturing to customer service. Themis Computer is