June 3, 2004

NetIQ Sweeps 2004 W2Knews Target Awards

NetIQ Is Only Vendor to Win Six Awards for Best-of-Breed Microsoft Windows NT/2000/2003 Solutions

Press Release

SAN JOSE, Calif.

NetIQ Corp. (Nasdaq: NTIQ), a leading provider of Systems & Security Management and Web Analytics solutions, today announced that six of its products have been honored with W2Knews Target Awards in the following categories:

  • Active Directory Management – AppManager® for Active Directory
  • Active Directory Security – Directory Security Administrator™
  • Domain Management – Directory and Resource Administrator™
  • Exchange Management – Exchange Administrator
  • Intrusion Detection – NetIQ Security Manager™
  • System/Application Monitoring – AppManager

“As the market leader in the Windows management space, we are very pleased that end-users have chosen several NetIQ products as best-of-breed solutions for Windows NT/2000/2003,” said Marc Andrews, senior vice president and general manager for Systems & Security Management at NetIQ. “Winning six Target Awards is a testament that NetIQ’s products continue to solve systems and security management issues for Windows administrators.”

W2Knews is the world’s largest online newsletter designed for Windows NT/2000/2003 system administrators. The Target Awards are given to top Windows NT/2000/2003 utilities in 28 categories through an online reader poll. The categories and finalists are created by the W2KNews editor-in-chief to reflect real-world solutions. The complete list of winners can be found at http://www.sunbelt-software.com/targetawards/2004/2004.cfm

“The Target Awards represents our attempt to highlight the ultimate shortlist of the best tools that system administrators look for in a number of categories,” said Stu Sjouwerman, editor-in-chief of W2Knews. “We congratulate this year’s winners.”

About NetIQ

NetIQ Corp. (Nasdaq: NTIQ) is a leading provider of Systems & Security Management and Web Analytics solutions. Historically focused on managing Windows-based applications, NetIQ now delivers cross-platform solutions that enhance business performance resulting in higher returns on infrastructure and Web investments. NetIQ products are sold across all continents directly and through a network of authorized NetIQ partners and resellers. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with development and operational personnel in Houston, Texas; Portland, Ore; Raleigh, N.C.; Bellevue, Wash. and Galway, Ireland. For more information, please visit the company’s Web site at www.netiq.com or call (888) 323-6768.

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