Scale Eight Named to the Red Herring 100

Storage Company Joins Global Leaders in Listing of Top 50 Private Companies



Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Scale Eight, Inc.

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Scale Eight(SM), Inc. today
 announced its inclusion in the Red Herring 100, the top 100 public and private
 companies selected by the editors of Red Herring, the leading magazine of
 business technology and innovation.
     The Red Herring 100 recognizes companies whose services, business models
 and products define business innovation.  It represents leaders of tomorrow in
 more than a dozen sectors, including software, biotechnology, wireless,
 communications services, and business and financial services.
     "We're thrilled that Red Herring recognizes the progress we've made in
 providing global storage infrastructure for companies around the world," said
 Dick Watts, president and CEO, Scale Eight.  "We're particularly proud to be
 in the company of some of our customers and partners, including Akamai and
 Exodus."
 
     About The Red Herring 100
     The editors of Red Herring compiled the fifth annual Red Herring 100 from
 the same qualitative insights used by venture capitalists and investment
 bankers.  The list, featured in the May 2001 issue and on Red Herring's
 website www.redherring.com, includes highly relevant information including
 each company's strategy, execution, products and services, brand, finances and
 competition.
     Joining the world's most influential thought leaders in finance,
 technology and business innovation, the Red Herring 100 will be recognized at
 Venture 2001, Red Herring's annual invitation-only summit to be held
 April 29 through May 1, 2001 at the Resort at Squaw Creek, Lake Tahoe, CA.
 For more information regarding Venture 2001, please visit
 www.redherring.com/events.
 
     About Scale Eight
     Scale Eight provides global storage infrastructure for companies around
 the world.  The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with facilities in
 the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom.  For more information, visit
 www.s8.com or call 415-896-0788.
     This press release contains "forward-looking" statements that involve
 risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or outcomes to differ
 materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements.  For
 this purpose, any statements contained in this press release that are not
 statements of historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements.
 Words such as "believes," "anticipates," "plans," "expects," "will," "would,"
 "look forward" and similar expressions are intended to identify
 forward-looking statements.  There are a number of important factors that
 could cause the results of Scale Eight to differ materially from those
 indicated by these forward-looking statements, including, among others, the
 failure of the marketplace to adopt Scale Eight's technology.
     NOTE:  Scale Eight is a trademark of Scale Eight, Inc.
 
 

SOURCE Scale Eight, Inc.
    SAN FRANCISCO, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Scale Eight(SM), Inc. today
 announced its inclusion in the Red Herring 100, the top 100 public and private
 companies selected by the editors of Red Herring, the leading magazine of
 business technology and innovation.
     The Red Herring 100 recognizes companies whose services, business models
 and products define business innovation.  It represents leaders of tomorrow in
 more than a dozen sectors, including software, biotechnology, wireless,
 communications services, and business and financial services.
     "We're thrilled that Red Herring recognizes the progress we've made in
 providing global storage infrastructure for companies around the world," said
 Dick Watts, president and CEO, Scale Eight.  "We're particularly proud to be
 in the company of some of our customers and partners, including Akamai and
 Exodus."
 
     About The Red Herring 100
     The editors of Red Herring compiled the fifth annual Red Herring 100 from
 the same qualitative insights used by venture capitalists and investment
 bankers.  The list, featured in the May 2001 issue and on Red Herring's
 website www.redherring.com, includes highly relevant information including
 each company's strategy, execution, products and services, brand, finances and
 competition.
     Joining the world's most influential thought leaders in finance,
 technology and business innovation, the Red Herring 100 will be recognized at
 Venture 2001, Red Herring's annual invitation-only summit to be held
 April 29 through May 1, 2001 at the Resort at Squaw Creek, Lake Tahoe, CA.
 For more information regarding Venture 2001, please visit
 www.redherring.com/events.
 
     About Scale Eight
     Scale Eight provides global storage infrastructure for companies around
 the world.  The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with facilities in
 the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom.  For more information, visit
 www.s8.com or call 415-896-0788.
     This press release contains "forward-looking" statements that involve
 risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or outcomes to differ
 materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements.  For
 this purpose, any statements contained in this press release that are not
 statements of historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements.
 Words such as "believes," "anticipates," "plans," "expects," "will," "would,"
 "look forward" and similar expressions are intended to identify
 forward-looking statements.  There are a number of important factors that
 could cause the results of Scale Eight to differ materially from those
 indicated by these forward-looking statements, including, among others, the
 failure of the marketplace to adopt Scale Eight's technology.
     NOTE:  Scale Eight is a trademark of Scale Eight, Inc.
 
 SOURCE  Scale Eight, Inc.