Press Release

VCE Opens New Solutions Center In Massachusetts

Marlborough, MA – October 12, 2011 – VCE today opened its new Solutions Center in Marlborough, Mass., designed to help VCE customers and partners transform IT operations through a converged infrastructure. At the heart of the new facility is the full line of VCE VblockTM platforms, which incorporate leading technologies from VCE parent companies EMC, Cisco, VMware and Intel.


  • The new VCE Massachusetts Solution Center features VCE Vblock infrastructure platforms, which are preconfigured with leading compute, network, storage, management and virtualization technologies. VCE Vblock infrastructure platforms are the foundation of cloudbased computing models that simplify IT and enable companies to more quickly and costeffectively deploy cloud applications to meet business challenges
  • The new VCE Solutions Center is designed to allow partners and customers to develop “proof-of-concepts” with VCE engineers that are tailored for their specific needs and where they can validate the technology before deploying it in their own environments.
  • In addition, the VCE Solutions Center features state-of-the-art conference rooms along with a Cisco Telepresence room, enabling executives and customers from around the world to virtually interact with the technologies and each other via video conferencing.
  • As part of the grand opening celebration, the recent championship trophies of the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics were on display for employees, customers and partners. This rare display symbolizes VCE’s commitment to excellence and its bringing together of championship technologies from EMC, Cisco, VMware and Intel.

Supporting Quote

Frank Hauck, President, VCE
“Two of the hottest areas in technology right now are cloud computing and converged infrastructure. VCE is leading the way in both of these areas and our new Solutions Center will provide our partners and customers with a world-class lab to develop, test and tailor specific solutions that will be used by companies of all sizes. Massachusetts has a rich heritage of technology innovation, including from VCE’s parent companies, and VCE is building on that heritage with this center in Marlborough and its world-class capabilities and staff.”

About VCE

VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company formed by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel, accelerates the adoption of converged infrastructure and cloud-based computing models that dramatically reduce the cost of IT while improving time to market for our customers. VCE, through the Vblock platform, delivers the industry's first completely integrated IT offering with end-to-end vendor accountability. VCE's prepackaged solutions are available through an extensive partner network, and cover horizontal applications, vertical industry offerings, and application development environments, allowing customers to focus on business innovation instead of integrating, validating and managing IT infrastructure.

VCE and Vblock are registered trademarks or trademarks of VCE Company LLC or its affiliates in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks used herein are the property of their respective owners.

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