Cambridge, UK, 30 January, 2008 – Zeus Technology, a leading provider of application traffic management software, is pleased to announce that ZXTM GLB (ZXTM Global Load Balancer) has been short-listed for Network Computing’s ‘Product of the year’ award.
Launched in June 2007, ZXTM GLB is a DNS (Domain Name System)-based Global Server Load Balancing system and is available as both software and a hardware appliance. It works alongside an internet traffic manager to allow organizations to scale their internet-enabled services to multiple datacenters, achieving improved reliability, better utilization and better performance. This translates to a better experience for users as they are always directed to the best performing or closest datacenter.
Paul Brennan, CEO and Chairman of Zeus responded to the news by saying, “Zeus is proud to be short listed alongside other industry leaders in this category. The product is unique in that, unlike most Global Server Load Balancer products available today, ZXTM GLB is not tied to a particular load balancing platform. It functions equally well alongside any load balancer and other infrastructure products and is very easy to deploy and use. ZXTM GLB also provides a far more comprehensive and engaging visualization of actual traffic than any other product available.”

About Zeus Technology
Founded in 1995, 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, Dell, 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 and Virgin Holidays.

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

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Published on: 12:00AM on 30th January 2008