EYT, formerly Ernst & Young Technologies, this week announced the opening of an IBM(R) TotalStorage(TM) Solution Center in Chantilly, VA. The new center is part of a network of more than 120 TotalStorage Solution Centers worldwide.
EYT said the center offers services that include testing, designing, education and training to customers and is part of IBM’s initiative to gain more customers for its storage solutions.
“EYT has experience with IBM that dates back over six years and the combination of their skills and IBM SAN solutions represents a marvelous opportunity for local customers to experience, in person, the incredible value IBM SAN solutions can bring to most computing installations,” according to Kent Winton, worldwide director of channel development for IBM.
Equipment at the Center includes Shark Enterprise Storage Server, RS/6000 servers configured with or without High Availability Cluster MultiProcessing (HACMP), Netfinity servers and numerous software suites, and IBM SAN Fiber Channel switches. Customers can test, model, demo and benchmark a host of applications and architectures.