Bright Computing and BOSTON Germany Collaborate

June 22, 2016

FRANKFURT, Germany, June 22 — Today, Bright Computing, the leading provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, announced a partnership with BOSTON Germany.

BOSTON Server & Storage Solutions GmbH is the Germany-based division of the international BOSTON group. The BOSTON Group has been providing first-to-market technology to a diverse client base since 1992, and its high performance, mission-critical server and storage solutions are tailored to suit the needs of its clients. As an established vendor in the DACH HPC market, BOSTON Germany promises a competitive edge of up to twelve months. BOSTON Germany’s engagement in the cloud computing field also makes them the ideal partner to address the growing service provider market. Another strong base is BOSTON Germany’s experience with GPU computing; successful partnerships with NVIDA and Intel provide a solution for nearly any requirement.

BOSTON Germany has chosen to partner with Bright Computing as the company sees great value in coupling Bright’s infrastructure management technology to its hardware solutions. Bright technology provides a unified, hardware-agnostic approach to installing, provisioning, configuring, managing, and monitoring HPC clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds. And, as Bright interoperates with other software solutions such as Mellanox Infiniband, it provides customers with a single pane of glass view of their IT environment; giving BOSTON Germany a unique selling proposition for all its customers.

BOSTON Germany has identified an increasing demand for easy-to-use cluster management software in Germany, not only to service traditional high performance computing, but also the emerging demands of Big Data and Cloud computing infrastructure using OpenStack.  Once primarily used within R&D only, more and more enterprises are turning to Big Data technologies to drive agility and achieve competitive advantage.  Industry trends like outsourcing and cloud computing are forcing BOSTON Germany’s customers to share infrastructure and software.  Solutions such as those offered by Bright Computing help BOSTON Germany’s clients to keep control of their data and manage their resources efficiently.

Georg Klauser, CEO of BOSTON Germany, commented; “Partnering with Bright makes BOSTON even more attractive to its existing clients, and helps us address new customers. Bright Cluster Manager fits perfectly into our portfolio.  Now we can offer unique turnkey solutions with excellent usability.”

Clemens Engler, Business Development Director at Bright Computing, added; “BOSTON Germany is a well-respected partner in Germany and we are delighted the company has chosen to offer Bright technology to its partners. We look forward to working together dynamically, to offer robust solutions to the German market.”

About Bright Computing

Bright Computing is the leading independent provider of cluster and cloud management software. Bright Cluster Manager, Bright Cluster Manager for Big Data, and Bright OpenStack provide a unified, hardware-agnostic approach to installing, provisioning, configuring, managing, and monitoring HPC clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds. Bright’s products are currently deployed in more than 500 data centers around the world. Bright Computing’s customer base includes global academic, governmental, financial, healthcare, manufacturing, energy, and pharmaceutical organizations such as Boeing, NASA, MARIN, Roche, CSIRO, and the Geneva Financial Research Institute. Bright partners with Amazon, Cray, Dell, Intel, Nvidia, SGI, and other leading vendors to deliver powerful, integrated solutions for managing advanced IT infrastructure such as high performance computing clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack-based private clouds. www.brightcomputing.com

About Boston Germany

BOSTON Server & Storage Solutions is part of the international BOSTON group. Boston has been providing first-to-market technology to a diverse client base since 1992. In 1994, Boston became the first company to bring Silicon Valley-based Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDQ: SMCI) to Europe, reselling their high-performance, energy efficient motherboards, chassis and server systems. Boston has become one of Supermicro’s most respected technology partners and a world renowned systems integrator, designing our own award-winning range of server, storage and workstation solutions. BOSTONs high performance, mission-critical server and storage solutions can be tailored for each specific client.


Source: Bright Computing

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