SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) and memory modules for computing devices and systems, is pleased to announce that Eurocom customers can now configure high performance mobile solutions with OCZ's award-winning SSDs. Eurocom will deploy OCZ's premium performance and high capacity solid state drives to deliver best-in-class desktop replacement, mobile workstations, and mobile servers for broad market segments, including graphic design, government, and military. "Eurocom has a well deserved reputation as a leader in the space of high performance Mobile Workstations and Mobile Server notebooks," said Richard Singh, Senior VP of Worldwide Sales at the OCZ Technology Group. "We are pleased to partner with Eurocom who can integrate up to four of our high performance, high capacity ultra reliable solid state drives into their RAID based notebooks, and make them available to clients looking for the ultimate mobile workstation or mobile server." "Thanks to 480GB OCZ Vertex 2 SSD drives, Eurocom is able to deliver the most powerful, reliable and RAID-able notebook solutions, with up to four drives and RAID 0/1/5/10 support," said Mark Bialic, President of Eurocom. "480GB OCZ Vertex 2 SSD drives will help accelerate the migration of Eurocom customers to the Engineering-on-the-Go and RED (Rapid Engineering Deployment) Team concept in their organizations with the ultimate portable business solution, the EUROCOM Panther series mobile workstations." Striving to deliver the ultimate portability and productivity for the most demanding applications, Eurocom chose OCZ's SSDs in conjunction with its Panther 2.0 Mobile Workstations and Panther Mobile Servers for the ability to keep pace with CAD/CAM and 3D designers, engineers, architects, animators, and digital content creators who frequently travel and need access to powerful and energy-efficient computing. With the option of "hybrid" SSD and HDD arrays, including the option of a 4-way Vertex 2 480GB RAID 10 configuration, Eurocom's desktop-rivaling portable systems also feature RAID 0,1 or 5 options for maximized storage potential, further leveraging the benefits of OCZ drives in these computing powerhouses. Eurocom Mobile Workstations also come equipped with modular VGA solutions for the perfect combination of video and storage performance. The demand for premium performance and unmatched reliability in this segment are the perfect arena for OCZ's SSD offerings, and the company is committed to continuous growth in the system integration market segment.
Incorporating sheer speeds and sub-millisecond access times, OCZ's SSDs not only provide a faster, more responsive PC experience, but also promote cooler, quieter and lower power consumption conditions compared to traditional mechanical hard drives. By combining premium storage solutions into top-of-the-line professional setups, Eurocom and OCZ continue to offer the latest performance options for clients to get the most out of their mobile workstations.About Eurocom Corporation ( http://www.Eurocom.com) Eurocom is the world's leading developer of desktop replacement and mobile workstation technology. Eurocom began with the goal of creating the most advanced computer systems and using advanced engineering techniques typically unseen in the computer industry. The company has produced many firsts and continues to engineer well-balanced machines that inspire and enable individuals to reach great possibilities. Eurocom is also a developer of modular VGA solutions. For more information on Eurocom or to customize a Mobile Workstation, please visit http://www.eurocom.com/products/showroom/products_files/workstation/workstations.cfm. Eurocom RED Team Concept Engineering-On-The-Go, as being defined by Eurocom as "having the ability of performing engineering activities anywhere in the world made available by capable mobile hardware solutions that allows engineers to receive and process feedback while being face-to-face with customers, co-developers, final users and other third parties", is being widely deployed in the engineering industry. About OCZ Technology Group, Inc. Founded in 2002, San Jose, CA-based OCZ Technology Group, Inc. ("OCZ") is a leading manufacturer of high performance Solid State Drives (SSDs) and other premium computer components. Using its historical expertise in high-speed memory, OCZ has become a leader in the SSD market, a technology that is replacing the traditional rotating magnetic hard disk drives (HDDs). SSDs are faster, more reliable, generate less heat and use significantly less power than the HDDs used in the majority of computers today. In addition to SSD technology, OCZ also offers high performance components for computing devices and systems, including enterprise-class power management products as well as leading-edge computer gaming solutions. For more information, please visit: www.ocztechnology.com. The OCZ Technology Group, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=7439
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