SBS Technologies, Inc. Introduces Its FirstSun© Microsystems UltraSPARC™ Integrated System
SBS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBSE) today announced the introduction of its first Sun Microsystems integrated UltraSPARC&8482; system. The Model FTU-1-AXI provides an ideal combination of reliability, scalability, and performance by combining Sun's highly acclaimed SPARC technology with SBS' award-winning fault tolerant platform. The FTU-1-AXI was designed and built for high performance, mission critical applications such as telephony servers, network servers, industrial workstations, and military imaging. However, the platform is easily tailored for an end-user's particular needs and mechanical design. "We are committed to the importance of providing our customers with a top quality, high performance, and highly reliable system. In our fast-paced world, down-time is not an option," said Christopher J. Amenson, Chairman and CEO of SBS Technologies. "That is why we decided to integrate Sun's powerful and robust SPARCengine motherboards into the Model FTU-1-AXI. The combination of the high performance SPARCengine Ultra AXi motherboard and Solaris&8482; operating system integrated within our rugged, fault tolerant 5U enclosure, makes a powerful product offering to serve high performance communications, networking and imaging applications," continued Amenson. SBS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBSE) was founded in 1987 and has been listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market© since 1992. Headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, SBS Technologies has six additional operating locations throughout the U.S. and Germany. SBS is a leading manufacturer of embedded computer components and systems used in a variety of applications, such as communications, medical imaging, industrial control, and flight instrumentation, in the commercial and aerospace markets. The company markets its products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and large commercial and defense end-users through a worldwide direct sales force, global channels, and an extensive service and support network. Additional information about SBS Technologies and its products is available through the company's web site at http://www.sbs.com Statements in this press release regarding SBS Technologies and its business that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For information about risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those discussed in the forward-looking statements, please refer to SBS Technologies' filings with the SEC, including SBS' Annual Report on Form 10-K.