News Release


Axceleon Announces Full Support for the AMD Opteron™ Processor

EnFuzion certified for servers and workstations built on AMD 64-bit architecture

April 22, 2003 -- Sunnyvale, Calif. - Axceleon, leaders in computational grid software, today announced the full support for the AMD Opteron™ processor. The AMD Opteron processor platform offers high performance computing capabilities which complement EnFuzion's ability to manage and accelerate computationally intensive programs.

"Axceleon is a leader in high performance computing and the AMD Opteron processor is a natural fit for our clients that want to process large amounts of data on multiple processors," said Mike Duffy, Axceleon president and chief executive officer. "Our customers are interested in leading-edge technologies that provide gains in raw computing power. The AMD Opteron processor and EnFuzion provide that."

"EnFuzion can provide our shared customers with an AMD Opteron processor-based supercomputing system that can help them to achieve more work in less time," said Rich Heye, vice president platform engineering & infrastructure, AMD's Computation Products Group. " The AMD Opteron processor offers simultaneous high performance 32- and 64-bit computing that is compatible with the pervasive x86 installed base of hardware and software."

Axceleon's EnFuzion software utilizes the combined power of networked computers to significantly reduce application execution time. With EnFuzion, users are able to reduce time consuming manual tasks, eliminate errors and deliver results faster. EnFuzion works with Windows, Linux and Unix based operating systems, and utilizes all available computing hardware, including idle desktops, dedicated servers, rack mounted servers and blade servers.

"We believe the AMD Opteron processors clustered with EnFuzion offers our clients a terrific price performance option in both server and workstation configurations," said Robert Graziotto, VP at Axceleon. "With EnFuzion, AMD Opteron processors can be clustered quickly and reliably so users get the most from 64-bit computing."

About Axceleon:

Axceleon is revolutionizing the high-performance grid computing market with its EnFuzion™ software. EnFuzion gives organizations the ability to automate applications and gain faster computing results with their existing heterogeneous hardware and software computing environments. Whether deployed on dedicated servers or idle desktops across an enterprise, EnFuzion reduces application execution time and delivers a tangible Return-on-Investment (ROI). To learn more about EnFuzion visit


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