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June 23, 2014

Univa Announces Collaboration with CPU 24/7

LEIPZIG, Germany, June 23 – Univa Corporation, the Data Center Automation Company, announced today at the International Supercomputing Conference a collaboration and technical partnership with CPU 24/7, the highly specialized IT service provider with a mechanical engineering focus, headquartered in Germany.

The two companies take pride in powering innovations of the future. Univa’s core product, Univa Grid Engine software, is a distributed resource management system that allows organizations to run large quantities of mission-critical, compute-intensive applications faster and more efficiently. While CPU 24/7 offers an HPC On Demand Solution that provides computing power resources in the field of numerical simulations and physical processes.

“Our dynamic HPC cluster portfolio, ‘Resource Area,’ covers short-term, on-demand processing power requirements,” said Alexander Heine, COO, CPU 24/7. “We recognize that Univa provides the only commercial application for Grid Engine and has developed an entire solution suite that complements our business objectives including modules such as UniCloud and License Orchestrator. We want to provide our customers with a seamless and transparent way to maximize computing resources, detect redundancies, and make it easier to control jobs in queue.”

“We are very pleased that CPU 24/7 has certified and collaborated with Univa. Now organizations will have the ability to distribute their workloads efficiently while utilizing temporary resource that allow them to run more complex and accurate simulations,” said Rob Secontine, Univa Vice President Sales and Marketing.

In addition to providing a seamless integration of Univa’s solutions for their customers, CPU 24/7 also uses the Univa Grid Engine software internally to manage its own projects.

About Univa Corporation

Univa, the Data Center Automation Company, is the leading provider of automation and management software for computational and big data infrastructures. Our products and global enterprise support give our customers the power to manage all their compute resources, no matter how big or where it is deployed. Many of the leading brands in the world depend on Univa’s unsurpassed expertise, and premier services and support. Univa is headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, USA, with offices in Markham, ON, Canada, Munich and Regensburg, Germany. For more information, visit www.univa.com.

About CPU 24/7

CPU 24/7 was founded in 2006 by German engineers, most of them having their experience and expertise in the field of aeronautics, airplane engines, computational fluid dynamics and the respective computing power. CPU 24/7 recognizes the need for specific computing power in the field of numerical simulations or physical processes and provides custom-made HPC systems and capabilities, in each case with a ready-made and remote workstation environment. To learn more, visit: www.cpu-24-7.com.

Source: Univa Corporation