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Boston IT Solutions launch new range of media workstations designed to deliver the ultimate creative experience for digital content creation professionals at Broadcast India 2013

Mumbai, India (October 10, 2013).Boston IT Solutions (India) Private Limited, now in its 20th year as distribution partner for Super Micro Computer (NASDAQ: SMCI),is delighted to unveil two exciting new additions to their Venom range of high performance workstations at the 23rd Broadcast India show in Mumbai: the Boston Venom 2400-0T and the Boston 1800-0T. For more information and a demonstration visit Boston on stand A-103.

The Boston Venom 2400-0T utilizes Supermicro Hyper-Speed technology to deliver superior performance over the competition, while maintaining enterprise-class reliability.Based on Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 V2 series processors, Boston has enhanced the highest performing ‘Ivy Bridge’ processors (up to 150W TDP), to achieve stable application performance improvements of up to 30%. The processors are able to run at continuous maximum efficiency due to direct contact liquid cooling technology provides by CoolIT Systems, featuring an integrated pump that provides rapid, highly efficient coolant circulation, heat exchange and an acoustically quiet computing experience.

Venom 2400-0T is specially optimized for CPU-intensive applications like Silicon Philosophies’ innovative CINEMA CRAFT® HD encoders (CC-HDe & CC-3De 2.0); chosen by leading video post-production facilities, film studios (e.g. SONY DADC, Deluxe Digital, Imagion, MSM, Cinehollywood, Paramount, Warner, MGM, Pixar), broadcasters (e.g. FOX, HBO, Turner) and digital content professionals for their speed and unique quality H.264 and MVC Stereoscopic results. Silicon Philosophies’ current deployment harnesses Venom’s 2400-0T architecture providing the most efficient, high-performant, media encoding platform for meeting time-constrained production deadlines.

Also being showcased is the Boston Venom 1800-OT, which combines an ultra-compact chassis with a high performance specification to deliver enough computing power to cope with the most demanding of applications. At just 222mm wide, 190mm high, and 351mm deep, it impressively houses a 4th Generation Intel® Core i7 CPU, NVIDIA® Quadro® K4000 GPU card, 16GB of RAM, 2TB HDD and 240GB SSD, ensuring ultra-fast performance that allows professionals across different M&E disciplines realise their most ambitious visions. Cooling in such a compact system normally pose significant challenges, but the chassis design, combined with a large 180mm fan, ensures that operating temperatures are kept low, removing any concerns about energy efficiency and reliability. 

“Boston is delighted to be unveiling our latest Venom workstation range at Broadcast India 2013, designed to provide digital content creation and VFX professionals with unparalleled performance,” says Mr. Manoj Nayee, Managing Director of Boston Limited. “We have been at the forefront of innovative technology for over 20 years, providing cutting edge computational solutions to a range of industries, however it is our renowned affiliation with the media industry that we are most proud of. Providing the ultimate range of high performance workstation solutions to the world’s leading post-production and rendering houses has earned Boston the respect amongst some of the world’s top digital content creation professionals, with our solutions renowned for being able to solve a vast number of issues relating to speed and performance.”

About Boston Limited
With nearly 20 years of trading within the distribution and OEM marketplace, Boston continues to lead the way in providing the latest high-performance, power-optimized technologies into the data centre, HPC, ISP, Military, VFX, Enterprise and Broadcast markets with multi-award winning server, storage, workstation and clustered solutions. Since the successful launch of Boston IT Solutions (India) Private Limited in 2009, we announced the launch of Boston Server & Storage Solutions GmbH in 2010. Expansion into both regions has been driven purely by market demand for alternate vendors providing high-performance and high value-add systems. As our global reach continues to expand we plan on opening further global facilities to improve and expand the services we offer. For more information about Boston, please visit www.boston.co.uk and follow @BostonLimited on Twitter.

About NVIDIA
NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) awakened the world to computer graphics when it invented the GPU in 1999. Today, its processors power a broad range of products from smartphones to supercomputers. NVIDIA's mobile processors are used in mobile phones, tablets and auto infotainment systems. PC gamers rely on GPUs to enjoy spectacularly immersive worlds. Professionals use them to create 3D graphics and visual effects in movies and to design everything from golf clubs to jumbo jets. And researchers utilize GPUs to advance the frontiers of science with high performance computing. The company has more than 5,000 patents issued, allowed or filed, including ones covering ideas essential to modern computing. For more information, see www.nvidia.co.uk.

About Silicon Philosophies
Silicon Philosophies (formerly Front Porch Video) engineered the world's first MPEG2 encoder for Toshiba and Warner Bros. They provide hardware, software and workflow solutions geared towards Video Post-Production, Broadcast, Internet and Aviation, deployed in several Automated DVD, Dolby AC3, Media Archiving and Video Streaming and Noise Filtering applications http://www.siliconphilosophies.com

About Super Micro Computer, Inc.
Supermicro® (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and Embedded Systems worldwide. Supermicro is committed to protecting the environment through its “We Keep IT Green®” initiative and provides customers with the most energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly solutions available on the market.
www.supermicro.com

About CoolIT Systems, Inc.
CoolIT Systems is a supplier of industry leading Direct Contact Liquid Cooling (DCLC™) solutions for the HPC, Cloud and Enterprise markets. As a market leading engineering company, CoolIT has been dedicated to the invention and design of state-of-the-art liquid cooling technology since 2001. With 43 patents and over 1 million direct contact liquid cooling (DCLC) units deployed in desktop computers, servers and data centres around the world, our vision is to become the global leader in direct-contact liquid cooled IT solutions.
www.coolitsystems.com
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