Industry News

April 26, 2011

BMC Software announced significant enhancements to its cloud management portfolio to enable enterprises, public agencies, and service providers to achieve the agility required for building and managing highly flexible cloud services, across public, private and hybrid cloud environments.

April 26, 2011 announced the appointment of software industry veteran Frank Slootman as CEO.

April 19, 2011

FireScope announced the general availability of FireScope Unify 4.3. In addition to strong NetApp integration at the API level, the release includes multiple features designed to promote greater visibility and agility in IT Operations.

April 19, 2011

CODiE Awards announced finalists in the Best Cloud Management Solution and the Best Systems Management Solution categories.

April 14, 2011

Compuware Corporation launched 17 new international Compuware Gomez Benchmarks that provide companies with valuable competitive and market-leader insight into web and mobile site performance.

April 12, 2011

Zyrion announced the availability of expanded Business Service Container Technology in its Traverse enterprise network management platform. The addition of this enhanced capability within Traverse enables IT organizations to more effectively monitor their private and public cloud infrastructure.

April 11, 2011

CA Technologies announced a new version of CA Service Catalog that integrates with CA Virtual Automation and CA Oblicore Guarantee to enable the automatic provisioning of physical, virtual and cloud services based on the cost and performance criteria of the service request.

April 11, 2011

itSMF USA has launched a new annual study on IT Service Management Adoption and its impact on IT. Forrester Research will be working with itSMF USA to conduct the survey and analysis.

April 11, 2011

Hornbill Service Management launched Supportworks ITSM Enterprise v.3.2, a new solution that integrates both Twitter and smartphone-based support with the service desk.

April 06, 2011

SunGard Availability Services has expanded its Business Partner Program with the addition of the SunGard's Enterprise Cloud Services to the channel program. SunGard partners can now tap the fast-growing cloud computing market by offering SunGard's fully managed, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Platform.

April 06, 2011

CA Technologies today announced the general availability of CA Workload Automation 11.3, which provides the ability to initiate, monitor and manage workloads in private, public and hybrid clouds for increased agility and better business outcomes.

April 06, 2011

CA Technologies announced the acquisition of Base Technologies, a privately-held consulting firm focused on the management of IT assets, with leading practices in virtualization management, mainframe technology, security and managed IT infrastructure.

April 05, 2011

Nimsoft has launched Nimsoft Unified Manager, a multi-tenant IT Management As-A-Service solution that combines infrastructure monitoring and ready-to-use ITIL-based service management capabilities in a single solution.

April 01, 2011

Allen Systems Group (ASG) has acquired TRILOGexpert Group, a provider of performance management solutions in the mainframe space.

March 30, 2011

Neebula Systems has released ServiceWatch 1.5, a Business Service Management (BSM) solution with real-time service modeling.

March 23, 2011

Novell Operations Center can now be configured to integrate with the SAP IT Service Management (SAP ITSM) application. The value-added Novell product is part of the Novell business service management solution.

March 21, 2011 has been named to the Wall Street Journal "Next Big Thing" list. The Wall Street Journal analyzed 5,743 organizations in order to identify the top 50 privately held, venture-backed companies.

March 15, 2011

CA Technologies and Unisys Corporation have extended their alliance to offer joint solutions that accelerate the path from virtualization to the cloud. The solutions will combine CA Technologies virtualization management, service automation, and service management products with Unisys’ virtualization and cloud advisory, planning, design and implementation services.

March 15, 2011

Zenoss has announced the availability of Zenoss Datacenter Insight. With this release, Zenoss became the first to deliver a solution capable of analyzing today’s dynamic cloud-based infrastructures, providing unified analytics and reporting of all physical, virtual, and cloud-based IT resources.

March 14, 2011

Allen Systems Group (ASG) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PS'Soft SAS, Inc. – a provider of IT Asset and Service Management software. PS'Soft SAS is a BDNA company.