Press Release July 11, 2017

ZT Announces Solutions featuring Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors

ZT Systems Announces Server Solutions for Optimized Hyperscale Performance and Efficiency featuring Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors

Secaucus, NJ — July 11, 2017 — ZT Systems, the leading provider of purpose-built compute and storage solutions for hyperscale data centers, today announced the availability of server solutions featuring the new Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors.

Workload-optimized ZT Systems platforms based on these new processors combine the performance and energy efficiency of the Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors with the cost effectiveness and agility of ZT’s hyperscale-focused design, manufacturing, integration, and deployment capabilities. An early design collaborator with leading cloud and Internet infrastructure providers on these platforms, ZT has the proven ability to deploy solutions designed for the Intel Xeon Scalable platform into hyperscale environments.

“ZT Systems solutions featuring these new Intel Xeon Scalable processors demonstrated outstanding performance for our hyperscale customers in prelaunch evaluation and development,” said Brent Miller, ZT Systems VP of Sales and Marketing. “Intel Xeon Scalable processor-powered ZT platforms mark a substantial improvement over the previous generation technology. With ZT solutions based on these new processors and optimized for their workloads, our customers benefit from improved cost effectiveness due to better performance, density and energy efficiency.”

“The new Intel Xeon Scalable processors deliver enhanced levels of performance, security and agility that enable enterprises and cloud providers to optimize their cloud infrastructure and innovate with new and differentiated service offerings,” said Jennifer Huffstetler, senior director of data center product management, Intel Corporation. “With an average of up to 65% higher performance across a broad range of benchmarks and applications versus our previous generation and up to 4.2x more VMs per server versus a typical 4-year old server, ZT’s new systems based on the new Intel Xeon Scalable processors are ideal for modernizing data center infrastructure.”

ZT Systems is a trusted design, manufacturing, and logistics partner to hyperscale compute and storage customers. As a winner of the Intel Breakaway Award, ZT has been recognized by Intel for dramatic growth in this space. ZT capitalizes on its strong working relationship with Intel to bring customers the latest server technology in platforms custom engineered to meet their requirements.

ZT solutions begin with close, confidential customer engagement to establish requirements, leveraging extensive experience with hyperscale workloads and supply chain considerations. Application-tailored compute and storage solutions are developed through an innovative approach that combines industry-standard parts with custom-designed elements as appropriate. ZT’s controlled manufacturing process ensures consistent quality for all systems.

For optimal ease of deployment, fully integrated and tested rack-level solutions can be shipped worldwide with an industry-leading delivery SLA. ZT’s commitment to operational excellence is demonstrated by a strong track record of on-time delivery. Global service, support, and RMA capabilities keep clients’ server fleets running dependably.

About ZT Systems: Backed by USA-based manufacturing and over 22 years of experience, ZT Systems serves data center operators from the largest cloud providers and internet infrastructure companies to top research universities and government entities.

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