CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ScaleMP, a leading provider of virtualization solutions for high-end computing, today announced that ScaleMP vSMP Foundation 3.5 is now available for HP ProLiant DL580 G7, part of HP’s GL7 server series. Together, vSMP Foundation 3.5 and HP ProLiant DL580 G7 enable customers to choose the right balance of processing power and memory capacity for their specific workloads, and the flexibility to scale up virtual systems as workload needs change. vSMP Foundation also delivers the ability to create the largest x86 shared-memory systems on the market.
“vSMP Foundation and HP support for up to 512 sockets – 4,096 cores – and 64TB RAM delivers record-breaking virtual SMP capabilities to users,” said Shai Fultheim, founder and CEO of ScaleMP. “This solution offers a modular SMP, starting with eight sockets, in a ‘pay-as-you-grow’ scheme with unparalleled RAS capabilities.”
I spoke with the guys over at ScaleMP sometime ago, they had a unique offering within the virtualization space, and this announcement is interesting in showing what can be achieved with the right combination of hardware and software to provide an impressive infrastructure to meet the business need both in terms of capacity and scalability. An interesting read, do check it out, and if you haven’t looked at ScaleMP in the virtualization space, do have a look, it’s always good to understand the options in the marketplace both and how they might work for you and your business.