Santa Clara, California – (The Hosting News) – November 13, 2006 – Server virtualization and automation software company, SWsoft, has hosted more than 1000 developers through its SWsoft Developer Network (SWDN) in less than 90 days.
Now with more features, SWDN provides developers and partners with resources for the development of innovative, integrated solutions based on SWsoft products. An integral part of SWsoftÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s OPEN FUSION initiative, SWDN provides a central repository for documentation, community forums and downloads. The Community Technology Preview program for SWsoft Plesk control panel software was added for the recent launch of Plesk 8.1 for Linux/Unix, giving developers an opportunity to preview, test and provide feedback on product features directly to SWsoft engineers. SWDNÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s OPEN FUSION Forums offer another new resource for developers to share experiences and ask questions.
Uwe Braun, Managing Director of Host Europe explained, ”This is a great move by SWsoft and demonstrates their strong commitment to 100 percent collaboration with their partners. With SWDN, we are part of an interactive development community with access to all the resources we need to develop innovative solutions based on SWsoft products.”
Ilya Baimetov, Director of Technology at SWsoft added, ”Direct input from our customers and partners is integral to the development of innovative, high-quality products and demonstrates our strong commitment to open collaboration with the development community. We will continue to enhance SWDN with valuable programs for our users and new features to improve usability and content.”
SWDN is appropriate for anyone interested in developing, testing or integrating their solution with one or more SWsoft products. SWDN offers two levels of involvement:
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Community Developer: free access to developer forums, the technical library and the SWsoft knowledgebase.
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Professional Developer: free access for the first year (only $295 annually thereafter), which includes the Community Developer benefits plus development licenses for all SWsoft products.
SWsoft Virtuozzo is the leading operating system-level server virtualization software, which creates isolated partitions, or virtual environments, on a single physical server and operating system to make more efficient use of hardware, software and data center personnel. SWsoft Plesk is comprehensive multi-platform control panel software designed to meet the needs of small to large hosting providers. The software is easy to use and automates a large number of tasks that allow service providers to reduce operating costs and resources, while increasing profitability, efficiency and customer satisfaction. Availability Clara Online’s Windows VPS service is available later this month.
SWsoft is a recognized leader in server automation and virtualization software. With more than 10,000 customers in over 100 countries, SWsoft’s suite of products delivers proven performance, reliability, manageability and value. With offices around the world; SWsoft is a high growth company, funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, Insight Venture Partners and Intel Capital, offering comprehensive solutions Ã¢â‚¬â€œ transparently integrated through the OPEN FUSION Initiative – including Virtuozzo, Plesk, SiteBuilder, HSPcomplete and PEM.
To learn more about SWsoft’s Developers Network, please visit: http://swdn.swsoft.com.
For more information about SWsoft, please visit: www.swsoft.com.