Xyratex to Showcase New HPC Storage Offerings and Value at ISC '13

      Xyratex to Showcase New HPC Storage Offerings and Value at ISC '13

Recently introduced ClusterStor™ 1500 available for demonstration at Xyratex
booth; Xyratex to deliver several presentations

PR Newswire

HAVANT, United Kingdom, June 17, 2013

HAVANT, United Kingdom, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Xyratex Ltd (Nasdaq:
XRTX), a leading provider of data storage technology, today announced it will
showcase the new ways it is delivering value to HPC storage users at the
upcoming 2013 International Supercomputing Conference (ISC '13), to be held
June 16-20 in Leipzig, Germany. Xyratex will showcase its recently introduced
ClusterStor™ 1500 solution for HPC storage, talk at length about its recent
acquisition of Lustre^® assets and more through a number of speeches and
presentations, as well as in its booth exhibition.

"Our ClusterStor family of scale-out HPC storage solutions have achieved
remarkable traction in the market in a short time, and initial feedback to
last month's ClusterStor 1500 launch from both partners and users has been
very positive," said Ken Claffey, senior vice president of the ClusterStor
business line at Xyratex. "ISC '13 is the oldest and most significant HPC
conference in Europe, and we look forward to showing attendees how our
solutions are solving real-world HPC problems and delivering new kinds of
value to HPC users."

Xyratex will deliver several presentations during ISC '13:

  oMonday, June 17, 1 p.m. – Ken Claffey participates in the ISC Vendor
    Showdown 1
  oTuesday, June 18, 12 p.m. – John Fragalla presents "Scale-Out Storage for
    HPC" at an Exhibitor Forum in Exhibition Hall 290
  oTuesday, June 18, 2:15 p.m. – Torben Kling-Petersen participates on the
    panel of "File Systems for Supercomputers: Challenges for the Future" in
    Hall 1 of the Congress Center Leipzig
  oTuesday, June 18, 3:15 p.m. – Torben Kling-Petersen gives a Birds of a
    Feather session entitled "Lustre as a High Performance, Scalable &
    Reliable Solution for HPC"
  oTuesday, June 18, 3:30 p.m. – Michael K. Connolly presents "Lustre Assets
    Acquisition Update" at the OpenSFS/EOFS Birds of a Feather session at the
    Messhaus, Room M05
  oWednesday, June 19, 7:15 a.m. – Torben Kling-Petersen participates in the
    OpenSFS/EOFS Breakfast Panel in Hall 4 at the Congress Center Leipzig
  oWednesday, June 19, 11:00 a.m. – Michael K. Connolly presents "Expanding
    Adoption and Access to Next Generation HPC Storage Utilizing Intel E5
    Architecture" at the Intel Theater in booth 341

In addition, demonstrations of ClusterStor 1500 and other Xyratex products
will take place at the Xyratex booth, #364.

About Xyratex

Xyratex is a leading provider of data storage technology, including modular
solutions for the enterprise data storage industry and hard disk drive (HDD)
capital equipment for the HDD industry. Xyratex enterprise data storage
platforms provide a range of advanced, scalable data storage solutions for the
Original Equipment Manufacturer and High Performance Computing communities. As
the largest capital equipment supplier to the HDD industry, Xyratex enables
disk drive manufacturers and their component suppliers to meet today's
technology and productivity requirements. Xyratex has over 25 years of
experience in research and development relating to disk drives, storage
systems and manufacturing process technology.

Founded in 1994 in an MBO from IBM, and with headquarters in the United
Kingdom, Xyratex has an established global base with R&D and operational
facilities in North America, Asia and Europe.

Lustre is a registered trademark of Xyratex Ltd. Other names may be trademarks
of their respective owners.

SOURCE Xyratex Ltd

Website: http://www.xyratex.com
Contact: Brad Driver, Vice President of Investor Relations, +1 (510) 687-5260,
bdriver@xyratex.com; or Jason Sprenger, For Xyratex, +1 (612) 327-1886,
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