Azul Systems intends to utilize the capital to continue its execution on an aggressive product roadmap of network attached processing products and associated solutions for the Javaâ¢ community, and dramatically expand its field operations and global presence. This increased investment in the companyâs go to market areas comes on the heels of continued success in many leading financial, telecommunications, Internet and retail enterprise customers.
âOver the last few years we have successfully evolved from a technology focused start-up to a company that is delivering business critical solutions to some of the worldâs most demanding customers in a variety of different industries,â said Stephen DeWitt, Azulâs Chief Executive Officer. âOur increasing investment in go to market resources, with particular emphasis on aggressively hiring in the field, activities with key ISV partners, and product innovation allows us to continue to outpace the competition with the industryâs only solutions designed from scratch for next generation deployments based on Java, SOA, and Web Services architectures.â
Azul recently announced the availability of the new Vega 2â¢ Compute Appliancesâ the 7240 and 7280 modelsâ which provide the fastest path to maximizing the ROI of business-critical Java applications, by allowing applications to transparently achieve 5X to 50X greater scalability and throughput while delivering consistent performance even under unpredictable load. The Vega 2 products continue to enhance Azulâs product line by offering high-performance and reliable solutions for challenging business applications in capital markets, telecom, B2B and B2C enterprises.