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AMAX Showcasing OpenStack-Based CloudMax Private Cloud Solution at VMworld 2014

CloudMax(TM) Is a Turnkey Rack-Level Cloud Solution for Deploying Private Cloud Infrastructure Efficiently

FREMONT, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/25/14 -- AMAX, a leading provider of cloud/IaaS, Big Data, and HPC platforms, will be showcasing its award-winning CloudMax™ Converged Cloud Infrastructure Solution at VMworld 2014, to be held August 24-27th at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

CloudMax™, recent winner of Intel's Server Innovation Award for Best Data Center Product, is a total turnkey private cloud solution featuring OpenStack integrated with either traditional server or Facebook-inspired Open Compute (OCP) platforms, Open Networking/SDN support capabilities, and multi-hypervisor integration including VMware's vSphere ESXi, Citrix's Xen, Windows Hyper-V and KVM. Easily deployed within days and provisioned in minutes, CloudMax™ is the simple and flexible way to bring up, maintain and scale your private cloud. For customers who need further assistance with setting up their environment or further customization, AMAX offers professional services ranging from feature development to onsite installation for a full plug and play experience.

CloudMax™ can also be deployed as a cloud platform compatible with cloud operating systems outside of the CloudMax™ software. For customers who are using VMware's vSphere and are looking for a more cost-effective way to scale their infrastructure, CloudMax's hardware platform is also validated with vSphere and can be deployed as a vSphere platform with vSphere loaded in place of the CloudMax software, giving customers the ultimate flexibility in how they want to deploy and scale their cloud.

"Private clouds work best as converged total solutions with built-in modularity," said James Huang, Product Marketing Manager, AMAX. "Whether deployed as a complete converged solution based on OpenStack to run multiple hypervisors, or as a platform to extend an existing vSphere infrastructure, CloudMax™ is a fully-integrated yet customizable private cloud solution designed with agility, scalability, operational cost efficiency and compatibility in mind."

AMAX will be showcasing the OCP Open Rack version of the CloudMax™ infrastructure along with demos of the CloudMax™ OpenStack software featuring a centralized management GUI for automated machine discovery, allocation, configuration, provisioning and total management of the OpenStack cloud environment. Please visit Booth #318 for more information or www.amax.com.

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AMAX is a trusted leader in Datacenter, HPC and OEM Solutions in North America and has been recognized for many industry awards. Founded in 1979 and headquartered in Fremont, Calif., with locations in China to service the APAC region, AMAX is an open-architecture manufacturer specializing in innovative and scalable cluster, server and storage products developed for Datacenter, HPC, Cloud and Big Data applications. AMAX's mission is to provide best-in-class engineering, architectural design, manufacturing, global logistics & support to empower customers to solve the most complex computing challenges, handle massive amounts of data and meet product development demands to maintain a competitive advantage. As an Official OCP Solutions Provider, AMAX can build datacenter solutions using both standard and OCP architecture. Find out how your company can test drive the AMAX OCP Data Center Solution at http://www.amax.com/enterprise/OCPtestdrive.asp

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