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Java Virtualization specialists Waratek announce appointment of Irish Agent

Appointment brings substantial cost savings to Irish Enterprises in the deployment and operation of Java applications

Waratek today announced the appointment of Darwin Solutions to bring the extensive benefits of Java Virtualization to the growing Irish Market. Waratek’s patented Java Virtualization takes core Java code and, with no code change, enables applications with key Cloud benefits including multitenancy and elasticity.  This dramatically increases application density enabling cost cutting benefits of 50% or more on Java infrastructure.

‘Java is the most widely used programming language in the world but it was not developed for Cloud Computing.  This makes it difficult to run Java applications in Cloud environments’ says Damien Peat, CEO of Darwin Solutions.  I’m delighted to be bringing Waratek’s game changing Java Virtualization to key Enterprise clients in Ireland’ says Peat.  A sales professional with over 25 years experience in the IT/Software industry, Peat has become a trusted advisor to many leading Public Sector bodies and Financial Services organizations through senior sales management roles at Apple, Oracle, Novell and DEC.

Damien has helped many Enterprises in Ireland to invest in excess of €50m in best of breed software and services to drive both excellence and better performance within their organisations. Over his long career he has served on many key customer steering committees  including the Revenue online service, which is now the biggest public facing Java application in Ireland and one of the biggest in EMEA .

Damien’s experience in understanding how Enterprises can benefit from improving the operation of their Java applications will help the Irish Market to cut costs and improve the availability of their Java applications’, says Brian Maccaba, CEO Waratek

Dublin-headquartered Waratek was recently voted Top Global Innovator by the SWIFT member community and senior innovation executives of global financial institutions, as the most promising Innovator likely to shape the development of the financial sector.

Waratek has been voted top Global Innovator by SWIFT Innotribe, based on their importance to the future of the Financial Services Industry, named Cool Vendor in Application and Integration Platforms¹ by Gartner and mentored by the world's leading banks in the Fintech Innovation Lab, London.

¹ Cool Vendors in Application and Integration Platforms, 2013 dated 16 April 2013.  Authors: Benoit J. Lheureux, W. Roy Schulte, Yefim V. Natis,, Massimo Pezzini, Michele Cantara and Ben Huang