SPAM: ADV: MPI Software Technology, Inc (fwd)

Eugene Leitl Eugene.Leitl at
Thu Jul 26 07:10:10 PDT 2001

I've just been spammed by these MPI Software Tech folks. In case this also
happened to several list subscribers, as it is to be suspected, I strongly
suspect to not buy their product, in fact killfiling the entire domain.

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Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2001 09:05:16 -0500
From: Kerrie Staten <kerrie at MPI-Softtech.Com>
To: Eugene.Leitl at
Subject: ADV: MPI Software Technology, Inc

Dear Mr. Leitl:

Some time ago, I contacted you to introduce you to MPI Software Technology, Inc and our product, MPI/Pro. Please review the information below, as it is an update of the new and exciting platforms/functions that we are currently implementing and supporting for MPI/Pro.

In addition to the 128 functions included in version 1.2 of the MPI Standard, MPI/Pro also supports the following:
  a.. Low CPU Overhead (non-polling)
  b.. Thread safety
  c.. Asynchronous completion notification
  d.. Independent message progress (complies fully with the MPI Progress Rule)
  e.. Overlapping of computation and communication
  f.. Optimized persistent mode of communication
  g.. Optimized derived data types
  h.. Efficient mechanisms for message demultiplexing
  i.. Reliability for long-running, complex programs
  j.. Efficient multi-device architecture
  k.. Broad Conformance & Performance Testing
  l.. Open MP friendly
  m.. Beowulf ‘bproc’ technology
  n.. Efficient channel bonding for multi-Ethernet
MPI/Pro will run on machines that are part of a domain or workgroup environment. The choice of interconnect is entirely left to the discretion of the user.

MPI/Pro supports the following:

Linux                                                   Windows

TCP - x86, Alpha, PPC                         TCP - x86

GM - x86, Alpha                                    GM - x86

VIA - x86                                               VIA - x86

MSTI offers an outstanding support and maintenance program. There are several ways to take advantage of our support and maintenance services:

  a.. Standard support is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Friday, CST for initial questions via telephone or email.
  b.. Email support at for any technical questions and receive a next-day response.
  c.. Email mpipro-sup at with specific questions about MPI/Pro.
  d.. Email sales at for any sales questions or requests.
  e.. In addition to support and maintenance, you will receive free product upgrades.
Please visit our website,, to download MPI/Pro for Linux and Windows TCP for free, unsupported download, for up to 16 processes.

Feel free to contact me for pricing and product information.


Kerrie Staten
MPI Software Technology, Inc.
Sales Manager
101 S. Lafayette Street, Suite 33
Starkville, MS 39759
tel  (662) 320-4300x35
fax (662) 320-4301
kerrie at

This is an unsolicited advertisement. If you would like to be removed from our mailing list, please email me at kerrie at and type remove in the subject line.

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