2X Software's Virtualization Technology Awarded Gold Status in New Microsoft Partner Network Program

By 2x Software Ltd, PRNE
Tuesday, December 14, 2010

2X Software Joins Select Group of ISVs Meeting New, Rigorous Microsoft Partner Network Standards in Achieving Gold Competency Status.

DALLAS, Texas, December 15, 2010 - 2X Software, the international vendor for virtualization and
server-based software solutions, has achieved Microsoft Gold competency
status for its software development expertise. With Microsoft's recent
partner program changes, partners can receive Gold or Silver competency
designations in specific technical capability areas.

Whereas Gold Partner designation previously highlighted
general capabilities, Microsoft's new standards allow ISVs to specifically
highlight areas of expertise and specialization. As Microsoft Partner Network
competency standards have become more rigorous, Microsoft expects that only
ISVs visibly demonstrating consistent, effective technical expertise within a
specific business solution area will receive Gold competency designation.
Microsoft will continue to promote its new Microsoft Partner Network
competencies through dedicated marketing channels, as it seeks to provide its
partners with the recognition they need for their continued success.

2X established and met the challenging goal of receiving the
Gold competency designation by the start of Microsoft's partner program
changes. "Recent Microsoft Partner Network changes have significantly raised
the bar for Microsoft partners, making achieving Gold competency status an
even greater challenge," explained Nikolaos Makris, CEO of 2X Software. "At
2X, we chose to concentrate resources to meet Microsoft's new standards from
day one. By meeting such rigorous standards, our new Microsoft Gold
competency status reinforces 2X Software's effective support for Microsoft
virtualization solutions, and our dedicated commitment as a Microsoft

About 2X VirtualDesktopServer for Microsoft Hyper-V

The 2X VirtualDesktopServer (www.2x.com/virtualdesktop/)
delivers secure, centrally-managed access to virtual desktops (VDI) and
applications hosted on Microsoft Hyper-V, Windows Terminal Server and other
leading virtualization platforms.

    Prominent features include:

    - Publishing virtual desktops and applications to Windows, Linux and Mac,
      rather than installing locally
    - Hypervisor vendor-independence
    - Publishing desktops and applications based on username, group or IP
    - Universal printing and scanning...and more

Please see our 2X VirtualDesktopServer features list
(www.2x.com/virtualdesktop/vdsfeatures.html) for more information.

Obtaining the Free Version

2X offers a free 3-connection license of 2X VirtualDesktopServer
(www.2x.com/virtualdesktop/), available by visiting: 2X
VirtualDesktopServer Free Download (
www.2x.com/virtualdesktop/downloadlinks.html). Organizations can use
the trial version to seamlessly tunnel up to 3-connections per server to
remote desktops.

About 2X

2X Software Ltd. (www.2x.com/) develops enterprise
server-based virtual computing software, enabling remote desktop and
application delivery on personal computers, netbooks, thin clients and mobile
devices. Its product line, which includes the award-winning 2X
VirtualDesktopServer and 2X ApplicationServer, is easy to install, manage and
highly scalable with a simple licensing structure. The result is product
pricing far lower than its competitors. For more information, please visit:

For more information, please visit: www.2x.com or contact Ryan
at +1-866-970-6262 or at rp@2x.com.

Contact Ryan Pope at +1-866-970-6262 or at rp at 2x.com.

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