September, 2008
NEWS: Opengear Announces TeamHPC, a Division of M&A Technology Inc., as an Authorized Integrator of Secure Console Management and Out of Band Access for the University Market


Yale, Clemson University, Fermi National Accelerator Lab, Kansas University, University of Iowa and Virginia Tech benefit from Opengear’s technology

SANDY, UT – September 16, 2008 – Opengear (, a leading provider of next generation out-of-band management solutions, today announced TeamHPC, a division of M&A Technology ( and a designer and integrator of high performance computing solutions, as an authorized integrator and channel partner. 


 “We pride ourselves on our technology and our ability to provide customers in the higher-ed market with the best of open source products at a low price point,” said Bret Stouder, Vice President of TeamHPC. “Opengear is great because its open source, it works well with all flavors of Linux and it is priced very competitively. It is much easier to come into an existing environment and plug-in Opengear’s console manager instead of updating the entire KVM.”

TeamHPC designs, builds and integrates high performance computing solutions that are fast, reliable and affordable, providing customers the most computational ‘bang for their buck’ without compromising quality.


“High Performance Computing solutions need networking products that are robust, easy to use and reliable,” said Todd Rychecky, VP of North America Sales for Opengear. “TeamHPC shares our open source approach to applications and next generation infrastructure management, and they partner tightly with government agencies and universities that value the adaptability and flexibility of open source, signature characteristics of Opengear solutions.”


Opengear’s product family of console servers enables system administrators to securely access and control their data centers and networks from anywhere in the world. Opengear’s products provide reliable and secure access to the serial console ports, embedded service processors and network console ports on Windows, Linux, SUN, HP, IBM servers. It also monitors and controls network infrastructure such as routers, switches, firewalls, UPS, remote power, PBX, etc.

About Opengear

Opengear ( is a leading provider of next generation out-of-band management solutions, delivering enterprise-class console servers and management solutions. Within its solutions, Opengear develops and leverages open source software and hardware to reduce the barriers of managing distributed networks. Opengear’s products enable secure control of servers, firewalls, power devices and other infrastructures; from the applications software level right down to the hardware. Equipment can be remotely reconfigured, rebooted and even power cycled. Opengear’s extensive out-of-band support ensures access and control from remote sites even when the main network is down, this results in reduced expenditures for on-site technical staff, boosts problem resolution and increases network availability.

About TeamHPC

TeamHPC, a division of M&A Technology, ( specializes in High Performance Computing, and assembles and integrates all of its products in an ISO-9000: 2000 certified manufacturing plant. TeamHPC provides the unique opportunity of granting researchers access to their computational resources for benchmark and application testing before products are shipped. In carving new paths in the HPC market, TeamHPC also provides a 24-hour data center environment that allows researchers to host their computational machines at M&A Technology's headquarters in Carrollton, TX.


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