FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUSTIN, TEXAS - 07/10/2008 - Praecipio Consulting, an Austin-based IT Operations and Integration Consulting firm, announced it recently signed a reseller agreement with Hitachi America, Ltd., Server Systems Group (SSG).
Under the terms of this agreement, Praecipio Consulting will add the Htachi BladeSymphony® blade server line to their portfolio of enterprise solutions.
"We are very excited to add a well-known, prestigious company such as Hitachi to our partner base. Hitachi's BladeSymphony 1000 is the industry's first enterprise-class blade server with Virtage embedded virtualization. BladeSymphony lowers total cost of ownership while increasing scalability and flexibility and reducing power demands. The addition of Hitachi BladeSymphony blades to Praecipio Consulting's product offering further enables Praecipio Consulting to add the best value possible to its clients", said Christian Lane, President and Managing Partner of Praecipio Consulting.
"Hitachi America welcomes Praecipio Consulting to our community of authorized BladeSymphony system integrators and solution partners. BladeSymphony addresses a broad range of datacenter and remote office needs by incorporating unique, enterprise-class features and functions. The Praecipio Consulting team leverages best practices and techniques, applied to the innovation and performance of the BladeSymphony platform delivering immediate value to their customers," said Lynn McLean, vice president of sales, Hitachi America, Ltd., SSG. "Hitachi is focused on partners such as Praecipio Consulting, whose expertise in delivering valuable IT Service Management Consulting services can expand the BladeSymphony market share with mid- and large-sized customers throughout North America."
ABOUT PRAECIPIO CONSULTING
Praecipio Consulting is a management and technology-consulting firm. Since its founding in 2006, Praecipio Consulting has provided consulting services to a number of clients leveraging leading edge technologies and best practices to enable and align IT service delivery with business strategy.
With its strong contingent of consulting backgrounds, Praecipio Consulting has managed to establish itself in the IT Service Management and custom software development consulting market.
For more information, contact Praecipio Consulting, 7301 RR 620 N. Ste. 155-143, Austin, TX 78726; Telephone 512-266-8271; http://praecipio.com .
Hitachi America, Ltd., Information Division, Server Systems Group, supplies highly scalable and performance-oriented server platforms targeting mid- and large-scale enterprise customers with solution offerings ranging from high-end transaction engines to large-scale databases. For more information about Hitachi blade servers, visit www.BladeSymphony.com or contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
Hitachi America, Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., markets and manufactures a broad range of electronics, computer systems and products, and provides industrial equipment and services throughout North America. For more information, visit www.hitachi.us .
Hitachi, Ltd., (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 390,000 employees worldwide. Fiscal 2007 (ended March 31, 2008) consolidated revenues totaled 11,226 billion yen ($112.2 billion). The company offers a wide range of systems, products and services in market sectors including information systems, electronic devices, power and industrial systems, consumer products, materials and financial services. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company?s website at www.hitachi.com .
Hitachi is a registered trademark of Hitachi, Ltd. and/or its affiliates. BladeSymphony is a trademark of Hitachi, Ltd. All other trademarks, service marks, company names are properties of their respective owners.