The REDI Lab Benefits ATCA Ecosystem Partners and Customers
The REDI Lab has already cut dramatically-from several weeks to hours-the time that RadiSys and its partners previously dedicated to initial up-front testing and self-validation, as well as preparing for, and conducting, sales demonstrations. The high-resolution webcam, for instance, enables RadiSys partners to observe platform activity, in real time, during software integration and self-validation sessions as well as perform remote demos to showcase product features to their customers.
"The REDI Lab provided live access to a wide variety of RadiSys ATCA systems without ever having to board an airplane," said Steve Looby, Director of Product Management for SANBlaze Technology. "With secure remote login and video links, our Boston-based engineering team was able to test our ATCA storage cards with several RadiSys ATCA carrier blades located 3,000 miles away in Hillsboro, Oregon. The lab proved a very creative answer to shrinking interoperability test budgets and rising travel and shipment costs."
In a separate release:
HILLSBORO, Ore. and BELLEVUE, Wash. -- RadiSys Corporation (NASDAQ: RSYS), the leading global provider of advanced embedded solutions, and GoAhead(r) Software, the worldwide leader in open standards-based high availability and systems management middleware for carrier-grade and mission critical systems, today announce a network-ready ATCA platform that supports the Service Availability Forum (SA Forum) Application Interface Specification (AIS). By integrating the RadiSys Promentum(r) application ready platform, with GoAhead SAFfire(tm), the most comprehensive implementation of AIS standards-based high availability middleware, telecom equipment manufacturers (TEMs) ensure carrier-grade requirements are met and focus on rapid deployment of revenue-generating applications.
"Since announcing our first application-ready platform based on GoAhead SelfReliant and RadiSys Promentum technology two years ago, we have signed seven new joint customers," states Holger Herbert, GoAhead Software director of product management. "We are thrilled to see this traction in the marketplace, and with a platform based on SAFfire, we are poised to build on this success," Herbert says.
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