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Press Releases

December 12, 2022
Stratus ztC Edge Chosen as Foundation for ZIP Corporation’s Logistics Support Service
Simple, protected, autonomous edge platform delivers security and high availability; significantly reduces the operational management workload of IT personnel

November 10, 2022
Stratus to Showcase Proven Edge Computing Solutions at Automation Fair
Stratus customer, Enginuity Global to present “Smart & Secure Digital Transformation” spotlighting their modernization project at QuarterNorth Energy’s Bullwinkle production platform.

November 2, 2022
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Stratus for Edge IIoT Product Leadership
Stratus receives 2022 Global Product Leadership Award for edge compute platforms that reduce unplanned downtime and ensures continuous availability of business-critical operations.

August 29, 2022
SGH Completes Acquisition of Stratus Technologies
Expanding innovative computing solutions from the Edge to the Core to the Cloud.

August 11, 2022
Stratus and NEC Asia Pacific partner to deliver “always-on” computing solutions that empower Society 5.0
Stratus Technologies and NEC Asia Pacific (NEC APAC) announced a partnership to deliver innovative computing solutions that enable a human-centric, inclusive, and sustainable future, known as Society 5.0.

August 4, 2022
NEC and Stratus Extend Partnership on Next Generation Fault Tolerant Computing
Strategic agreement builds on long-standing relationship delivering simple, protected, autonomous computing for reliably running critical applications in data centers and at the edge.

July 26, 2022
Stratus ztC™ Edge Named 2022 IoT Evolution Product of the Year
Simple, Protected, Autonomous Edge Computing Platform Honored for Exceptional Innovation.

July 13, 2022
Edge Market Research from Stratus and Espalier Reveals Top Use Cases and Industries Driving Up to 46% Growth Through 2026
Edge Computing is essential for business-critical data and processes in monitor and control, supply chain, manufacturing execution and batch management, asset performance management, and access control.

June 29, 2022
SGH to Acquire Stratus Technologies
Continuing to execute on a successful growth and diversification strategy.

June 1, 2022
Stratus Showcases Turnkey Edge Computing Architectures and Customer Success at the 26th Annual ARC Industry Forum
SDI to present Edge Computing use case in automated material handling for smart manufacturing and supply chain.

May 30, 2022
Schneider Electric, Stratus and Avnet Integrated Join Forces to Deliver the Next Evolution of Innovation to the Network Edge Data Center at Hannover Messe 2022
Partnership offers customers a reliable, turnkey, and secure micro data center solution for cutting edge industrial environments.

May 24, 2022
Stratus’ Focus on Edge Computing Innovation Nets Industry Recognition and Market Adoption
Demonstrates market demand for simple, protected, autonomous Edge Computing, essential for digital transformation initiatives.

April 20, 2022
Stratus Wins Rockwell Automation’s Inaugural PartnerNetwork Ecosystem Award for Innovative Solution Development
Horizon Solutions combines Stratus ztC™ Edge, Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk® View and Historian, and Ocean Data System’s Dream Report™ to deliver business intelligence for industrial customers.

April 7, 2022
Stratus Customers Earn 2022 Manufacturing Leadership Awards for Digitalization Projects
Rubberlite, Inc. and Synthomer deploy simple, protected, autonomous Edge Computing platforms as a foundation for Digital Transformation and Operational Excellence.

Stratus In the News

Do CPGs Need a Micro Data Center?
Automation World
October 26, 2022
At PACKEXPO International, we teamed up with Schneider Electric to demonstrate how EcoStruxure Micro Data Center and our ftServer® consolidates disparate automation and control applications into one single, redundant platform.

integrated CONTROL & SAFETY
Control Design
October 18, 2022
Head of Strategic Alliances, Rudy DeAnda, and other industry experts discuss industrial automation in the discrete manufacturing space and the benefits of implementing integrated control and safety systems.

Three trends that will shift the edge-computing industry
Smart Industry
October 11, 2022
Vice President of Business Line Management, Jason Andersen, discusses the trends that will be responsible for shifting the Edge Computing industry.

ICS systems bring safety to the start of the machine design process
Control Design
September 16, 2022
The demand for integrated control and safety systems are growing as they provide more upfront safety design and a single programming environment that reduces infrastructure, commissioning time and on-going maintenance, and better enables remote monitoring. Our head of strategic alliances, Rudy de Anda, is joined by other industry leaders to discuss the benefits of implementing integrated control and safety systems.

Edge Computing Is Driving Connectivity in a Remote-First World
September 9, 2022
Our Vice President of Business Line Management, Jason Andersen, discusses how Edge Computing is helping companies compute and share data across supply chains and succeed in a disrupted, hybrid-first world.

Edge Computing Is Driving Connectivity in a Remote-First World
September 9, 2022
Our Vice President of Business Line Management, Jason Andersen, discusses how Edge Computing is helping companies compute and share data across supply chains and succeed in a disrupted, hybrid-first world.

DataCentric: Exploring Edge Computing, with Stratus’s Jason Andersen
September 7, 2022
Our Vice President of Business Line Management, Jason Andersen, brings DataCentric hosts Matt Kimball and Steve McDowell up-to-speed on what is going on in the world of Edge Computing in a conversation discussing standards, the evolution of edge architectures, the fragmented market, IT & OT, and how we are helping our customers navigate this ever changing and confusing world.

SGH Completes Acquisition of Stratus Technologies
August 30, 2022
SMART Global Holdings Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of our company on August 29, 2022.

Edge computing: What is it, how is it being deployed and where can it take the processing industries?
Hydrocarbon Processing – The Main Column Podcast
August 24, 2022
Stephen Greene, Vice President of Global Marketing and Business Development, discusses edge computing, how it is being deployed in the energy industry, what is driving the need for it and its future in the oil and gas processing industries with Lee Nichols, Host of The Main Column.

Next Generation Fault Tolerant Computing
ARC Advisory
August 15, 2022
Following decades of collaboration with NEC, we announced an extension of our partnership to bring next generation fault tolerant computing platforms to the market.

Stratus ztC Edge named IoT Evolution World product of the year 2022
July 29, 2022
Our Stratus® ztC™ Edge platform was named a 2022 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award from IoT Evolution World, the leading outlet covering IoT technologies.

Research Projects Edge Computing Adoption Growth
IoT Evolution World
July 25, 2022
Through our recent market research with, we uncovered key use cases and industries projected to drive edge computing adoption up to 46% over the next four years.

AI is smarter than you think
Control Design
July 19, 2022
AI analytics was the dominant application in over 2,600 use cases reviewed in the market study we performed with The future of AI is still to be unlocked, extending beyond predictive analytics, driving edge-computing use cases in multiple industry verticals.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 7/14/2022
July 13, 2022
SMART Global Holdings Inc. announced a deal with the affiliates of Siris Capital Group LLC to acquire Stratus for $225 million.

SGH to acquire Stratus Technologies
Control Design
June 30, 2022
SMART Global Holdings Inc. (SGH) announced it will acquire our company for $225 million. The addition of our high-availability, fault-tolerant computing platforms, software and services will expand SGH’s Intelligent Platform Solutions (IPS) business to better serve our company and IPS customers worldwide.

Stratus Technologies bought for $225 million
The Boston Globe
June 29, 2022
SMART Global Holdings Inc. announced a deal with the affiliates of Siris Capital Group LLC to acquire our company for $225 million on June 29, 2022.

Stratus Technologies acquired by SMART Global Holdings for $225M
Boston Business Journal
June 29, 2022
SMART Global Holdings Inc. announced it will acquire our company for $225 million, making an initial cash payment of $225 million, plus an earnout payment of up to $50 million, based on the gross profit performance of Stratus in the 12 months after the closing.

Edge Computing is Bringing Industry 4.0 to the Shop Floor
American Machinist
June 9, 2022
Our Senior Director of Product Marketing, DoShik Wood, discusses bringing industry 4.0 to the machine shop floor using edge computing, which provides a path for shops to enable necessary capabilities, and related value-add services, in a simple but powerful platform.

Schneider Electric, Stratus, Avnet deliver integrated edge computing data center
June 6, 2022
Along with partner Schneider Electric and Avent Integrated, we have launched a new zero-touch edge computing data center to help industrial automation, The EcoStructure Micro Data Center pre-integrated with Stratus’ ftServer® systems.

Smart Factories Need Smarter Equipment
Engineering Update
May 30, 2022
This article is contributed by Greg Hookings, Director of Business Development at Stratus, focused on different ways OEMs can leverage edge computing.

Stratus edge solutions earn industry recognition, ztC sales milestone
May 26, 2022
The piece of coverage is focused on the milestones that were highlighted in Stratus’ recent momentum release and includes a quote from Craig Resnick, VP of ARC Advisory Group and David Laurello.

Edge computing: A foundation for faster industry 4.0 machine design, development, and delivery
May 4, 2022
Stratus’ whitepaper, Edge Computing: A Foundation for Faster Industry 4.0 Machine Design, Development, and Delivery discusses how edge computing can accelerate your machine design, development and delivery.

Deploy edge computing to accelerate digital transformation in midstream oil and gas
May 2, 2022
Stratus’ whitepaper, Stratus’ Oil and Gas Whitepaper which was originally published in 2019 discusses edge computing platforms and their application in driving operational excellence.

Industrial edge use, outlook for 2022 and beyond: Expert interview series, Jason Andersen
Control Engineering
April 22, 2022
Jason Andersen, Vice President of Strategy, Stratus, discusses the latest industrial edge trends for 2022.

Case Study: Expanding edge capabilities for end users
Smart Industry
April 18, 2022
Tim Shope, Vice President of Operations and Technology at Avid Solutions, discusses using Stratus ztC Edge platform to create distributed architectures that provide optimal performance for its business performance.

Stratus recognizes two customers with 2022 Manufacturing Leadership Awards
Control Design
April 8, 2022
Stratus Technologies recognized two of its customers, Jessica Spurlock, for a project with Rubberlite, Inc., and Synthomer, as winners in the Manufacturing Leadership Awards 2022, in the Individual Digital Transformation Leadership and Operational Excellence categories, respectively.

How long will the supply-chain disruption last?
Control Design
April 7, 2022
Aric Prost, Senior Global Director OEM, Stratus Technologies, comments on the future of the supply chain disruption in the manufacturing industry and discusses how Stratus is managing forecasting and inventory management.

Jack of all brands, or master of one?
Control Design
March 21, 2022
Aric Prost, Senior Global Director OEM, Stratus Technologies, comments on whether it is better for your automation distributor to have expertise with a single supplier or are if you are better off turning to a distributor that is vendor-agnostic.

Improving Operations with Edge Computing Platforms
March 21, 2022
Jeff Geiger, Director of Sales and Marketing, Taurus Controls, discusses improving operations with edge computing platforms and the support Stratus has been able to provide with the rackmount ftServer and the panel-mount ztC Edge platforms.

The Edge is the “Last Mile” for Digital Transformation
iTechnology Series
March 14, 2022
Jason Andersen, Vice President of Strategy, Stratus, discusses leveraging edge computing to successfully achieve digital transformation.

Zero-touch, secure and highly automated edge computing platform
Control Engineering
February 20, 2022
In this contributed piece, DoShik Wood, director, global product marketing and communications, Stratus, discusses the value of edge computing, enabling Industry 4.0 opportunities, digital transformation and cloud connections, highlighting Stratus’ ztC Edge solution, a Control Engineering Engineers’ Choice Award product.

2022: Three Ways Edge Computing Will Play a Role
Industry Today
February 4, 2022
In this contributed piece, Jason Andersen, VP of Strategy and Product Management, Stratus, shares his predictions for the role edge computing will play in the manufacturing industry in 2022.

The challenges and benefits of edge computing – Episode 144
SD Times – What the Dev?
February 1, 2022
Jason Andersen, Vice President of Strategy, Stratus, discusses the challenges and benefits of edge computing and IoT as one of the early players in edge computing in an episode of What the Dev hosted by David Rubinstein.

The Smart Industry 2022 Crystal Ball Report
Smart Industry
January 28, 2022
Jason Andersen, VP of Strategy and Product Management, Stratus, shares his industry predictions for 2022 in Smart Industry’s Crystal Ball Report.

Stratus Fault Tolerant Solutions (P88)
The Automation Blog Podcast
January 26, 2022
Jason Andersen, VP of Strategy and Product Management, Stratus, sits down with Shawn Tierney, host of The Automation Blog Podcast, to discuss how Stratus is helping companies digitally transform at the edge.

Push validation protocols to the edge of your mind
Manufacturing Chemist
February 21, 2022
Greg Hookings uses the power of Edge Computing to navigate the complex and regulation heavy industry of life sciences. Delving into the four levels of validation and how manufacturers can ease the stress of protocols through this technology deployment.

Achieving the goal of high availability
Control Engineering Europe
February 21, 2022
Find out how Stratus’ Edge Computing solution has enabled a powder processing equipment producer enhance visibility of operations and improve business continuity.

Systems Integrators play an important role in Edge Computing innovation
Engineering Update
February 21, 2022
As the enablers of innovation, systems integrators have the opportunity to improve their offering by adding Edge Computing, acting as the ambassador of digital transformation.

How DC Water architected Stratus Edge Computing platforms to provide double redundancy and reduce system failover time by 90%
Process and Control Today
February 21, 2022
The scope and scale of the mission have led to a massive infrastructure that pumps more than 99 million gallons of water to 681,000 residents through a web of 1,350 miles of pipes, four pumping stations, five reservoirs, three tanks, 43,000 valves, and 9,500 fire hydrants.

Innovation is essential if the food and drink sector is going to keep up with global change
Process Engineering
February 2, 2022
Why automation and process control is now the reality in Food and Beverage including why Dogfish Head Craft Brewery selected Stratus and ProLeiT.

Information where it is needed
Panel Building & System Integration
January 26, 2022
Greg Hookings looks at the challenging world of energy use in the process sectors, showing why stranded assets don’t often lead to efficient operations.

Data Management at the Edge for Midstream Oil & Gas
Engineering Update
January 25, 2022
With the asset often located remotely in Midstream operations, Edge Computing provides the solution to closing the distance gap and allowing operations to continue without dedicated onsite staff.

Edge Computing for System Integrators: three lessons from Covid-19
Panel Building & System Integration
January 5, 2022
As the world takes tentative steps towards emerging on the other side of the global pandemic crisis that will define an era, it’s a very good time for system integrators to take stock and consider how to build back better.

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February 25, 2022
“Kowakai”, which supports regional medical care in Corona, introduces Stratus Technologies’ non-stop server “ftServer®” in the new medical business system.
-A medical business system that does not stop the field strongly supports high-quality medical care and operational efficiency-