SWsoft Receives Top 50 Technology Innovator of 2005 Award from IT Week Magazine

December 5, 2005

Virtuozzo Software Cited for Industry Leading Approach to Server Virtualization

Herndon, VA — December 5, 2005 – Today, SWsoft, an established leader in server virtualization and automation and software, announced that IT Week, the news weekly for more than 100,000 qualified IT professionals, has recognized the company as a Top 50 Technology Innovator of 2005, a listing of the 50 companies that have been the most innovative on the technology front in the last year. SWsoft was chosen for the innovations it has brought to the enterprise and service provider markets through its unique Virtuozzo server virtualization solution.

“It was very difficult to select a small number of winners with so many outstanding products in the market, but in the end we chose technologies and solutions that demonstrated true innovation and impact in the past year,” said Ken Durham, editor of IT Week magazine. “IT Week is very pleased to recognize these standout products and companies for their technical prowess and true excellence."

“We are honored that IT Week has recognized our unique operating system-level approach to server virtualization and automation,” said Serguei Beloussov, CEO of SWsoft. “Virtuozzo’s class-leading performance, multi-platform support and powerful management tools continue to deliver clear benefits to a rapidly expanding base of enterprise and service provider customers.”

About Virtuozzo
Virtuozzo for Windows and Virtuozzo for Linux radically increase the power of enterprise servers by turning a single physical server into multiple isolated virtual private servers (VPSs). Virtuozzo has delivered more than 300,000 Virtual Private Servers (VPSs) into production worldwide.

Customers leverage Virtuozzo to enable server consolidation, disaster recovery, business workload and agility, capacity planning and management, smart configuration, patch testing and remote management. Companies recently selecting Virtuozzo include Adaptive Instruments, AT-Link, Bertelsmann AG, Bull Technologies, Gilbane, HCT, Interdominios, Jack Henry & Associates, SMS Central, TekTonic, WebCT and hundreds others across North America, Europe, Asia and beyond.

About Possibility Media
Possibility Media is a privately held Florida corporation and was established as the result of several acquisitions of various web sites and media properties, together with Virtual Trade Shows and the technology behind the shows. Although based in Miami, the company has people all over the globe including the U.K., Australia, South Africa, India, Ukraine, The Netherlands and other Eastern European nations.

About SWsoft
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. Headquartered in the Washington, DC Technology Corridor with offices around the world, SWsoft is growing at more than 200 percent per year and is funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, Intel Capital and Insight Venture Partners. For more information about SWsoft, visit www.swsoft.com.

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