BW: Dell Unveils Appliance Servers to Power Internet Infrastructure

“Web and Internet Caching Servers Are First Products in New

“Dell Computer Corporation… introduced its new line of Dell
PowerApp appliance servers, designed to be installed and
operational in minutes, as part of Dell’s comprehensive Internet
infrastructure strategy announced today.”

“The new turnkey PowerApp appliance servers target the Web
hosting and traffic management needs of service providers,
dot-coms, and click-and-mortar companies and institutions that are
establishing or building out their Internet infrastructures…”

“PowerApp appliance servers announced today focus on Web hosting
and Internet caching. For Web hosting, PowerApp.web products are
dedicated Web servers that include optimized versions of Web
hosting software from Microsoft or Red Hat Linux. The PowerApp.web
100 products, priced starting at just $1,899, are orderable today
and will ship in early May. Optimized Web server software from
Microsoft includes Microsoft Windows Powered Web hosting server
software, co-developed by Dell and Microsoft, and Microsoft
Internet Information Server. Optimized Web server software from
Red Hat includes Red Hat Linux and Apache Web server.”

Press release