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Legacy Server Emulation for PDP-11, VAX, Alpha, HP 3000, and SPARC systems

Stromasys is the original and leading provider of enterprise-class cross-platform virtualization solutions, including PDP-11, Digital VAX and Alpha, HP 3000, and SPARC servers. The company extends the life cycle of business and mission-critical systems through virtualization, modernization, and system enhancement.

1998: Software Resources International (SRI) established via management buyout following DEC's acquisition by Compaq

2000: First CHARON-VAX sold to New Bedford Public Schools

2004: Over 1,000 CHARON-VAX licenses sold

2006: Launch of CHARON-AXP

2008: SRI goes global (opening offices in the US and Asia) and changes name to Stromasys

2012: Stromasys customers have logged over 50 million hours of aggregate uptime running Charon products since 2000

2012: Launch of CHARON-HPA

2013: Gartner recognizes Stromasys for innovative strategies in server market evolution

2014: Charon solutions available for the Cloud

2015: Launch of CHARON-SSP

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Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and in Boston, Massachusetts, with sales offices as well as engineering, development and research labs located around the world, Stromasys has implemented more than 5,000 cross-platform virtualization solutions to the world’s leading companies in over 50 countries.

Our team of over 100 employees is dedicated to working hand in hand with customers and partners and our unmatched level of experience drives efficient virtualization of your important legacy platforms.

The global leader in legacy server emulation, enabling organizations to overcome IT challenges and promote business continuity

IT departments are under constant and competing pressures. They must contain and reduce risk on the one hand and reduce costs on the other — all while meeting steep demands of the business units they support.

In recent years, the position of the IT department has become even more challenging. As cloud-based solutions give business units more autonomy, IT is saddled with maintaining an increasingly complex patchwork of disparate technologies and solutions.

We don’t claim to solve all of IT’s challenges, but we can dramatically simplify the support and operation of your classic applications — those deployed on VAX, Alpha, HP 3000 and SPARC machines.

At Stromasys, we’ve built our business by keeping our customers’ mission critical applications running on stable, virtualized platforms. With a customer base that includes many of the largest companies in the world, Stromasys is the global leader in cross-platform virtualization. Our Charon software solutions are engineered solutions that enable businesses to face and overcome IT challenges.

We have been recognized by the Gartner group in their 2011 technology report as the leader in “processor emulation” and in 2013 as a “Cool Vendor.”

Stromasys can help you

If your business is trying to figure out what to do with your classic systems, our team of experts can help. Speak to a virtualization specialist to see if Stromasys virtualization is right for your legacy platforms.