Egenera to Present at Oracle(R) OpenWorld

MARLBORO, MA--(Marketwire - November 8, 2007) - Egenera Inc., the data center virtualization company, today announced participation at Oracle OpenWorld. Egenera will exhibit from its corporate booth # 3932 West and from AMD's booth # 1614 South. In addition, the company has several speaking engagements and will present live demos throughout the conference. Oracle OpenWorld runs November 11-15 at the Moscone Center, San Francisco, Calif.


--  Egenera Corporate: Booth #3932 West
--  Egenera with AMD: Booth #1614 South

Speaking sessions:

--  Egenera will present, "Managing Linux Servers to Scale a Heterogeneous
    Environment with Oracle® Enterprise Manager" on Monday, November 12 at
    3:15 p.m. in Continental Ballroom 5.
--  Egenera will present, "Egenera Processing Area Network: The Ideal
    Platform for an Oracle Distributed Software Environment" on Monday,
    November 12 at 11:00 a.m. in the AMD Theatre in AMD's booth #1614 South.


Egenera will showcase several Oracle-specific demonstrations from its corporate booth # 3932 West and from AMD's booth # 1614 South:

--  Oracle/Egenera Grid Ready Infrastructure Demonstration

    Demonstration on how to manage the Oracle 11g Grid environment on
    demand. Attendees will learn how to add and subtract 11g Fusion
    middleware servers in the Oracle Grid.

--  Managing Infrastructure Performance Through Oracle Enterprise Manager

    Demonstration on how to seamlessly monitor the performance of Egenera
    hardware infrastructure through Oracle Enterprise Manager.

--  Building a Virtual Server (pServer)

    Demonstration on how to quickly and easily provision a new virtual
    server (pServer) using Egenera® PAN Manager™ software.  Attendees will
    learn the step-by-step process for creating a new server, booting-up
    and failing over to a pool of available resources.

Other participation:

--  Egenera will be participating in the "Oracle OpenWorld Tech Tour,"
    sponsored by Intel® November 11-15. Tour leaves every 30 minutes from the
    West Hall Discovery Zone section, Inside Innovation Showcase.

In April of 2007, Egenera joined the Oracle® Unbreakable Linux Support Program and the Oracle Validated Configuration Program. The program brings seamless support to customers for Oracle Enterprise Linux on the Egenera® BladeFrame® system and broadens the longstanding relationship between the two companies. As part of the companies' alliance, Egenera and Oracle also jointly offer multiple Accelerator Services including Egenera/Oracle Grid Accelerator Service and Oracle-on-Egenera 11g Database Accelerator Service. The joint Accelerator Services minimize customer risk by eliminating complexity in implementing high-availability, enterprise infrastructures through pre-tested, validated and integrated support. Customers are able to improve their return on investment and performance by leveraging the full functionality of Egenera and Oracle technologies.

Egenera is a Certified Advanced Oracle Partner and former North America Titan Partner Solution of the Year winner and Oracle is a member of the Egenera Enterprise Technology Alliance Program.

Media and Industry Analysts

Media and industry analysts interested in meeting with Egenera executives or scheduling demos are invited to contact Gillian Farquhar at 508-858-3262 or

About Egenera, Inc.

Egenera is a global leader in delivering data center virtualization solutions that reduce costs and complexity for enterprises and public sector agencies worldwide. The Egenera BladeFrame system virtualizes the data center with an innovative server architecture specifically designed to reduce complexity and enable IT to respond rapidly to business requirements. Market-leading enterprises around the world trust Egenera to run their most critical applications and achieve higher resource utilization, faster application time to market and lower total cost of ownership. Headquartered in Marlboro, Mass. Egenera has offices worldwide. For more information visit, call 508-858-2600 or send email to

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Contact Information: Press Contacts: Gillian Farquhar Egenera Inc. 508-858-3262