According to a Quest Software survey of more than 200 organizations at VMworld, more than half of the respondents indicated that at least 25 percent of their 2012 IT budgets will be allocated to virtualization projects across a broad range of critical initiatives, including backup and recovery, virtual desktops, network management, and performance and capacity management, highlighting a clear need for comprehensive virtualization management solutions.
BMC Software announced plans to support Cisco Network Services Manager across its cloud management product line, including BMC Network Automation and BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management.
50 percent of respondents to a recent Unisys Corporation online poll said that cloud computing is their top IT investment priority for 2012.
SmartBear Software today unveiled LoadComplete 2.0, the latest version of the company’s load testing tool for Web applications.
AppDynamics, a provider of Java/.NET application performance management (APM) solutions for the cloud generation, has partnered with Datastax, a provider of Apache Cassandra, to offer companies complete visibility and code-level insight into distributed applications that leverage Cassandra.
NetScout Systems introduced the nGenius Integrated Agent for the Cisco Unified Computing System Express (UCS Express) platform.
Tier 3 has enhanced its enterprise-grade public cloud platform with the addition of New Relic Standard, now available free of charge to its public cloud customers.
Netuitive, a leading provider of predictive analytics software for IT, today announced it has been named one of Bank Technology News “Top 10 Tech Companies to Watch” featured in the December issue.
Zyrion, a provider of Cloud and IT Monitoring software solutions, announced the availability of the Traverse Automation Module that dramatically simplifies monitoring the performance of distributed, heterogeneous cloud infrastructures.
SOASTA, a provider of cloud-based performance testing, and AppDynamics, a provider of Application Performance Management (APM) solutions, announced the integration of the AppDynamics real-time application monitoring solution with the SOASTA CloudTest Platform.
SolarWinds, a provider of IT management software, announced its latest virtualization and storage free tool, SolarWinds Storage Response Time Monitor, to help target storage IO problems caused by server virtualization in real time.
Apica, a provider of load testing and performance monitoring for web, cloud and mobile applications, announced an extension of its partnership with EPiServer, the world’s fastest growing provider of platforms that drive online engagement. According to the new agreement, Apica’s highly effective application performance testing services will be available directly to EPiServer’s Everweb hosting customers around the globe.
APMDIGEST ADVANCE EXCLUSIVE: On Monday, December 5, INETCO Systems, a provider of transaction-level monitoring solutions for the payment processing industry, will announce their entry into the mainstream application performance monitoring (APM) space with the release of INETCO Insight 5.
Nastel Technologies, a provider of application performance monitoring solutions, announced support for IBM DataPower SOA appliances.
New Relic, a SaaS-based cloud application performance management provider, announced that AppDirect, a platform that allows businesses to find, buy and manage web-based applications, has added New Relic to their growing application marketplace and will offer New Relic Standard to customers free of charge as part of its network of marketplaces hosted by large brands such as Bell, Appcelerator, and Sasktel.
Paessler AG, a provider of network monitoring solutions, announced the availability of iPRTG v3.0, the latest version of the mobile monitoring app for its PRTG network monitoring solution.
HP has released HP Business Service Management (BSM) 9.1 to help organizations anticipate IT incidents before they happen, and remediate potential issues before they impact IT operations and the organization.
HP has released new editions to the HP IT Performance Suite that will strengthen executive visibility into application development, infrastructure and operations management to ensure IT alignment with enterprise needs.
The US online retail sector delivered strong growth on Cyber Monday 2011 compared to the same period last year, according to cloud-based analytics findings by IBM.
ManageEngine, a provider of network, systems, applications, and security management software solutions, announced the availability of its ServiceDesk Plus iPhone app for remote interaction with ServiceDesk Plus, its on-demand, ITIL-ready help desk and asset management solution.