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Press Releases

November 5, 2014
Stratus Debuts Fully-Integrated Disaster Recovery to Complete the Industry’s Most Comprehensive End-to-End Software Defined Availability Solution
everRun® portfolio expands to include fault-tolerant and high availability options to suit different application requirements in the data center and at the network’s edge.

November 3, 2014
Stratus Showcases Break-Through for Fault-Tolerant Workloads in OpenStack® Clouds
Presents Advances in Software Defined Availability to Accelerate Enterprise Adoption of OpenStack at 2014 OpenStack Summit.

July 15, 2014
Stratus Technologies Launches New Global Partner Program for Always-On Availability
Tiered structure provides compelling benefits and revenue potential for partners to provide customers with continuous availability for their applications and services.

May 20, 2014
Stratus Delivers on Promise to Accelerate Software-Defined Availability for Enterprise Customers
everRun® Enterprise extends beyond the physical data center to enable highly available, fault-tolerant systems ensuring business continuity without compromising ease of use and affordability.

April 28, 2014
Stratus Technologies and Siris Completes Acquisition
Siris Capital Group Completes the Acquisition of Stratus Technologies for Approximately $352 million.

April 16, 2014
Arrow and Stratus Technologies Bring Mainframe-Class Availability to X86 Servers
Agreement to distribute Stratus everRun® Enterprise through Arrow authorized resellers across North America

March 31, 2014
Stratus Technologies to be Acquired by Siris Capital Group
Siris Capital Group has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Stratus Technologies, in a transaction valued at approximately $352 million.

March 19, 2014
Stratus everRun® Enterprise Selected as Finalist for Best of Interop 2014 Award
Interop Las Vegas Recognizes Stratus Technologies for Advancing the Business Technology Market

February 12, 2014
North American Public Safety Agencies Miss Up to 57 Calls per Hour According to New Research by Stratus Technologies
Second annual public safety survey reveals emergency call centers continue to suffer from significant system downtime.

January 14, 2014
Stratus Technologies Introduces First Software Defined Availability Platform
Stratus announces the launch of everRun® Enterprise, its next-generation software solution. This comprehensive solution, which represents the latest addition to the Stratus portfolio, includes enhanced features such as disaster recovery and application monitoring to ensure business continuity.

Stratus In the News

December 29, 2014
Cloud DR dominated 2014 Disaster Recovery Trends
The cloud stood at the forefront of disaster recovery trends in 2014, as cloud DR became a constant theme in the news. The year was dominated by new and upgraded cloud DR offerings from established vendors and startups. Stratus Technologies also integrated DR capabilities in its everRun Enterprise software platform for Intel-based x86 servers, as it announced in November.

December 12, 2014
Breaking The Last Cloud Barriers
The cloud is here to stay. But, like any major infrastructural shift, the road to broad adoption has its twists and turns, fits and starts. Just in the past year or so, we’ve seen a distinct uptick in enterprise use of private, public, and hybrid clouds. But many are still sitting on the fence, especially when it comes to mission-critical applications. What’s holding them back? And what will it take to tip them off the fence?

November 14, 2014
Stratus Goes High Availability in The Cloud
Putting high availability and high reliability services in the cloud gives Stratus the chance to make mission critical the everyday standard.

November 12, 2014
Stratus Integrates DR in everRun Enterprise HA Suite
Stratus Technologies adds a third node to its everRun software for asynchronous WAN replication to protect applications deployed outside the main data center.

November 4, 2014
Stratus Showcases High Availability Solution for OpenStack
Stratus has long been a proponent of continuous processing solutions for critical workloads. They’ve offered both hardware- and software-based approaches. Now, the company is using that technology to make OpenStack workloads highly available.

November 3, 2014
Does Stratus Have The Formula For OpenStack Success?
Patrick Moorhead, President of Moor Insights & Strategy, tech author on Forbes, talks about how Stratus is taking the flexibility and agile operating environment of OpenStack and combining it with the high availability that critical business applications require.

September 17, 2014
Cloud Computing Intelligence – It’s Time to End Cloud Outages
Dave LeClair’s article featured in Cloud Computing Intelligence looks at how Software Defined Availability can make applications more robust and less likely to fail.

August 1, 2014
Stratus Technologies Beefs Up Its Partner Program
Gina Roos at Channel Insider looks at Stratus’ new global program — which includes tools, training and demo capability designed to help Stratus’ partners drive business and boost margins.

July 22, 2014
The Edge of Computing: It’s Not All About the Cloud
Dave LeClair, Stratus’ Senior Director of Strategy, talks about the next big wave in server innovation that is changing computing. This change is happening at the edge of the network and not the core of the data center; a shift that’s evident from the way we are interacting with and controlling devices, to how we’re taking advantage of the cloud, mobility, social networking and big data.

July 17, 2014
Stratus Debuts Channel Programme
Clare Hopping at ChannelPro discusses the impact of Stratus’ new channel program on the EMEA market.

July 16, 2014
Stratus Goes All In on Revamped Channel Program
ChannelNomics reports on how Stratus is ditching its regionally based partner program and a largely direct sales model in favor of a more matured global program for resellers.

July 15, 2014
Stratus Technologies Brings Global Partner Program to the Masses
Michael Cusanelli at The VAR Guy reports on how Stratus’ new partner program will give its global reseller network access to the company’s always-on infrastructure based solutions along with exclusive benefits and support through a new three-tiered structure.

July 15, 2014
Stratus Remakes Partner Program to Reflect Growing Channel Role
Mark Cox at ChannelLine speaks to Susan Bailey, Stratus’ Vice President of Sales and Services, Americas, about Stratus’ new three-tiered program.

June 17, 2014
“Life at The Edge” Published in Data Center Journal
These days, there is no shortage of focus on the evolution of computing in what IDC calls “the third platform”—where the cloud, mobility, social business, and big data converge. Servers, both virtual and physical, play a central role in that evolution. But there’s another trend emerging around servers that’s not getting the same play. Yet, in some ways, it’s even more game-changing than the dramatic rush to the cloud. Dave LeClair, Stratus’ Senior Director of Strategy, elaborates on “Life at the Edge”.

April 18, 2014
Stratus Cloud Solution Beta SDA for OpenStack Private Clouds
Stratus has developed a new software product to address the need for business-critical availability for OpenStack-based private clouds. Read the latest from Moor Insights & Strategy.

April 18, 2014
Stratus Puts Emphasis on Software Defined Availability with everRun
Stratus everRun Enterprise provides fault tolerance, high availability, disaster recovery, and monitoring for your most critical environments. Read what 451 Research has to say about Stratus everRun Enterprise.

April 18, 2014
Harvard Research Group Assessment of Stratus everRun
With the growth of always-on business requirements demand is increasing for continuous-availability of business-critical applications with no tolerance for service disruptions or lost revenue. Stratus Technologies meets these requirements with Stratus everRun® Enterprise. Read Harvard Research Group’s assessment of everRun Enterprise.

April 17, 2014
Stratus Signs First Distie Deal With Arrow to Bring Fault-Tolerant Software to x86 Servers
Stratus has entered into its’ first distribution deal in North America, which will see it make its everRun Enterprise fault-tolerant software available to x86 servers through distributor Arrow Electronics.

March 11, 2014
Need To Dial 911? These Stats Will Have You Anxious
Ben Kreps of Forbes discusses the new findings from Stratus Technologies that “are a little sobering”.

March 6, 2014
Software-Defined Availability: Redefining Uptime for the Cloud
Dave LeClair discusses the importance of software-defined availability as more critical applications move to the Cloud.

February 25, 2014
Curious How Your PSAP Compares to Your Counterparts?
During October through December of 2013, Stratus Technologies surveyed 919 PSAP employees in North America. Click below to learn the survey results.

February 24, 2014
2013 PSAP Survey: Stratus Talks About the Results in 911 Magazine
Dave LeClair details the results that Stratus found and what they mean to PSAP technology and operations in 2014.

February 18, 2014
Two-Thirds of PSAPs Experienced Outages Last Year, According to Stratus Technologies Survey
Donny Jackson of Urgent Communications gives an overview and his thoughts on our most recent PSAP survey results.

February 13, 2014
When downtime is a matter of life or death
It is the downtime that is truly dangerous–that of public safety systems. Editor, David Weldon highlights Stratus’ most recent Public Safety report findings in his news scan round up featured in FierceCIO.

February 6, 2014
Can Stratus Redefine Cloud Datacenters Through Its High Availability Technology?
Patrick Moorhead, Founder and President of Moor Insights & Strategy, has published a feature article on Stratus in Forbes. The article highlights how Stratus is leading the charge and supporting the emerging category – Software Defined Availability – by moving the capabilities of downtime prevention and recovery from hardware to software.

January 30, 2014
Cloud availability trumps security concerns when it comes to Shadow IT
Dave LeClair sheds light on the hidden concerns of availability when it comes to cloud, which more often than not, gets overshadowed by the hype of security headlines.

January 23, 2014
Stratus Moves Fault Tolerance From Hardware To Software
Tim Prickett Morgan’s latest article on Stratus featured in the new publication Enterprise Tech News.

January 10, 2014
Cloud is a “once in a generation” shift
Find out how cloud is a generational gamechanger, why you should be getting excited about it, and what Stratus Technologies is offering to help businesses take advantage of the opportunities cloud brings.

January 8, 2014
Should you stick your head (and business) in the cloud?
Dave LeClair was under the spotlight this week, when ITProPortal caught up with him to discuss the problems and respective solutions businesses are discovering when moving their organization to the cloud.