-- New appliance offers first high-performance ZXTM solution for the SMB Market --

CAMBRIDGE, UK, 22nd January 2007 – Responding to the need for an advanced traffic management and application acceleration appliance specifically designed for small-to-medium businesses (SMBs), Zeus Technology, a leading provider of award-winning application traffic management software, today announced the launch of its latest appliance, the ZXTM 2000 (Zeus Extensible Traffic Manager 2000).

This appliance helps SMBs looking for an advanced Layer7 traffic management solution control costs, improve operations and gain a significant competitive advantage. Another key benefit for this market is the application acceleration capability which dramatically increases the speed and responsiveness that users experience.

The ZXTM 2000 provides full ZXTM functionality, including the powerful TrafficScript™ programming language engine, and offers options of Service Level Monitoring, Content Caching and Bandwidth Management.

"While the business objectives of SMB customers may vary, they still require application acceleration, service reliability and better responsiveness to customers through their network and web-enabled applications," said Paul Di Leo, CEO, Zeus Technology "The ZXTM 2000 appliance addresses this important market place offering a high-performance Layer7 traffic manager at an affordable price.”

Other appliance offerings from Zeus include ZXTM 2000 LB (Zeus’ entry-level load balancer), ZXTM 5000, ZXTM 7000 and ZXTM 7400.

About Zeus Technology
With over ten years’ industry experience, Zeus Technology develops application traffic management software, dramatically improving network and web-enabled applications making them run faster, more reliably, more securely and making them easier to manage.

The Zeus solutions enable organizations to intelligently manage their applications, streamline operations and provide a seamless end-user experience.

As the only pure software traffic management solution, the Zeus products are flexible whatever your deployment environment; a purpose-built Zeus appliance, standard servers, blades, or even virtualized environments.

Zeus holds strategic partnerships with world-class companies such as AMD, Egenera, HP, IBM, Intel, Sun Microsystems, Qualcomm and VMware. Zeus powers over 1 million sites across the world and provides web infrastructure solutions to over 800 customers including, BT, China Telecom, Hotel.de, NASA, PLAY.COM, Federal Railroads Administration, ifs School of Finance, STA Travel, Strategic Command, VNU, and Virgin Holidays.

For more information, please visit; www.zeus.com

Published on: 12:00AM on 22nd January 2007