MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 19 -- Scali, the leader in high
performance clustering solutions for Linux datacenters, appointed Atila
Mellilo as Vice President of Engineering. Mellilo will focus on continuing to
enhance and advance Scali's suite of cluster management products.
Mellilo brings more than 16 years of technology expertise to Scali. Most
recently he was CTO of the banking software division of TietoEnator,
Scandinavia's second largest integrator and consulting company. In that
position, Mellilo worked in major core technology engagements with many of
Europe's largest banks and financial institutions. Prior to this, Mellilo was
CTO of c.Rel, a start-up technology company specializing in Card Management
and CRM solutions, whose technologies were later sold in 1998 to Accenture.
In previous years, Mellilo worked as a consulting manager and software
developer for IBM, where he was responsible for database technologies in the
banking and finance industries.
"Atila's experience spans a number of key technologies and markets
including network management, high performance computing and software
development as well as financial services," said Bjorn Skare, President and
CEO of Scali. "He understands our high performance cluster management
solution and the value it brings to Linux datacenter environments. This makes
him uniquely qualified to drive the evolution of our products in keeping with
changing market needs."
"It is very encouraging to observe that a growing number of important
companies recognize Scali's cluster management software as critical to the
productivity of their Linux datacenters," said Mellilo. "I'm looking forward
to working with Scali and its customers to continue the Company's efforts
towards high performance computing innovation."
Scali's high performance cluster management software provides customers
with a cost-effective, scaleable solution for performance driven environments.
Strategic benefits of implementing a cluster solution include increased
processing speed and more efficient utilization. Scali has helped customers
within several key industries including scientific computing, life sciences,
manufacturing and oil and gas.