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Fujitsuís PRIMERGY Servers Support New Windows Serverģ 2008 R2


Windows Server 2008 R2 perfectly support Fujitsuís worldwide available dynamic infrastructures portfolio

Munich, Fujitsu today announces that PRIMERGY servers support the new Windows Server 2008 R2. The new features in Windows Server 2008 R2 perfectly support the strength of PRIMERGY servers and Fujitsuís Dynamic Infrastructures portfolio.

Windows Server 2008 R2 expands existing technology and adds new features, which increase the reliability and flexibility of customerís infrastructure. When combined with the PRIMERGY server, customers receive a valuable and efficient infrastructure that perfectly fits for virtualization solutions with Live Migration and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure. The new DirectAccess function allows customers to access their corporate network wherever they are without using any special VPN hardware or software. In addition, BranchCache helps customers to improve and optimize network performance with caching corporate data downloads. This supports Fujitsuís Dynamic Infrastructures architecture approach.

Windows Server 2008 R2 in combination with PRIMERGY also helps customers save power and operating costs. Microsoft optimizes the power management function and improves the energy consumption. PRIMERGY servers are developed and designed for highest operational efficiency supported by our PRIMERGY ServerView Suite and Power Management. This enables customers to Take Cost Out (new TCO) of their business processes and benefit from exceptional values for their critical business services.

In addition, Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation for PRIMERGY is now available1, giving customers new options for a powerful and affordable server platform.

Small to medium sized businesses will find that this server platform offers solid foundation to run popular business applications and to share devices at a modest budget.

Jens-Peter Seick, Senior Vice President x86 Server Product Division at Fujitsu Technology Solutions, says: ďMany IT organization want to base their platform strategy on industry standards without sacrificing reliability and flexibility. Fujitsuís x86 PRIMERGY servers are designed for virtualization and efficient IT operations. The new features of Windows Server 2008 R2 nicely support these design objectives and deliver in combination with PRIMERGY a powerful and efficient industry standard architecture that reduces costs.Ē

PRIMERGY servers with Windows Server 2008 R2 or with the entry-level product, Windows Server 2008 Foundation, are available worldwide as of October 1, 20091.

1 Shipping date may vary by regions.

About Fujitsu
Fujitsu is a leading provider of IT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 175,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.6 trillion yen (US$47 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2009.

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About Fujitsu Technology Solutions
Fujitsu Technology Solutions is the leading European IT infrastructure provider with a presence in all key markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, plus India, serving large-, medium- and small-sized companies as well as consumers. With its Dynamic Infrastructures approach, the company offers a full portfolio of IT products, solutions and services, ranging from clients to datacenter solutions, Managed Infrastructure and Infrastructure-as-a-Service. Fujitsu Technology Solutions employs more than 10,000 people and is part of the global Fujitsu Group.

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