Adaptive Computing Named a Contender in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Distributed Server/Workload Automation Software 2012 Vendor Analysis

PROVO, Utah – August 14, 2012 – Adaptive Computing, the largest provider of private cloud management and High-Performance Computing  (HPC) workload management software, today announced it has been named a Contender in the Worldwide Distributed Server/Workload Automation Software 2012 Vendor Analysis MarketScape report, released by IDC, a leading provider of global IT research and advice. This marks the first time Adaptive Computing has been listed by IDC in their renowned MarketScape reports.

According to the report, HP and IBM are considered “Major Players” in the assessment; Adaptive has partnerships with, both of these Major Players.   “We’re thrilled to have earned such a prominent place in IDC’s MarketScape report,” said Robert Clyde, CEO of Adaptive Computing. “We will continue developing our technology portfolio, providing solutions that allow our customers to accelerate their data-intensive and cloud-related deployments.”

Leading market research and advisory firm, IDC, has stated that the vendors reviewed in the report have the potential for serious impact on this market as it continues to mature and evolve in the coming years. The report highlighted a number of Adaptive Computing’s strengths including an active expansion of the company’s focus to emphasize advanced analytics and automated policy-based optimization of virtualization and cloud workloads. Adaptive Computing’s patented Moab multi-dimensional policy engine software is designed to address the complex analytic requirements of dynamic virtual and cloud data centers.

The report can be viewed by IDC customers online here:

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About IDC MarketScape: 

IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors..

About Adaptive Computing

Adaptive Computing is the largest provider of High-Performance Computing  (HPC) workload management software and manages the world’s largest cloud computing environment with Moab, a self-optimizing dynamic cloud management solution and HPC workload management system.   Moab®, a patented multi-dimensional intelligence engine, delivers policy-based governance, allowing customers to consolidate and virtualize resources, allocate and manage applications, optimize service levels and reduce operational costs.  Adaptive Computing offers a portfolio of Moab cloud management and Moab HPC workload management products and services that accelerate, automate, and self-optimize IT workloads, resources, and services in large, complex heterogeneous computing environments such as HPC, data centers and cloud.  Our products act as a brain on top of existing and future diverse infrastructure and middleware to enable it to self-optimize and deliver higher ROI to the business with its:

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