January 17, 2008

NetIQ’s AppManager 7 Earns Top Honors as a SearchDataCenter.com 2007 Product of the Year Award Winner in Performance Management Tools Category

NetIQ, an Attachmate business, today announced that its flagship systems management solution, AppManagerĀ® 7, was named the Gold winner in the Performance Management Tools category of TechTarget's SearchDataCenter.com 2007 "Products of the Year" awards.

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NetIQ, an Attachmate business, today announced that its flagship systems management solution, AppManager® 7, was named the Gold winner in the Performance Management Tools category of TechTarget's SearchDataCenter.com 2007 "Products of the Year" awards.

Selected by the editors of TechTarget's SearchDataCenter.com, in conjunction with a team of users, industry experts, analysts and consultants, AppManager 7 was chosen from a number of products submitted to SearchDataCenter.com for consideration in the Performance Management Tools category. The judges awarded AppManager 7 the top honor based upon their evaluations of:

  • Innovation
  • Performance
  • Ease of integration into existing environments
  • Ease of use and manageability
  • Functionality and value

As the core technology for the NetIQ® AppManager Suite, AppManager 7 delivers comprehensive heterogeneous systems management, including monitoring, reporting and analysis, diagnostics and resolution. AppManager 7 ensures that enterprises are better able to meet the ever-increasing demands of dynamic business services, virtualized environments and unified communications while reducing the total cost of technology ownership.

AppManager 7 provides enterprises with the ability to:

  • Gain Greater Control over the IT Environment: AppManager 7 further aligns IT with enterprise business objectives through features such as task automation, performance monitoring, policy exception management and secure delegation.
  • Improve IT Productivity and Visibility: AppManager 7's features deliver greater flexibility and automation to adapt to dynamic enterprise IT environments. End-to-end service visibility vastly reduces and pre-empts business service downtime. Event impact assessment, response prioritization and corrective actions allow for faster event resolution.
  • Maximize Return on IT Investment: AppManager 7's extensive out-of-the-box functionality, flexible integration with existing IT infrastructure, extensible platform and easy customization ensure that enterprises benefit from broadest coverage at the lowest operational cost possible.

"With almost 12 years of innovation and leadership experience and well over 6,500 customer deployments, AppManager 7 squarely addresses the challenges enterprise customers have around establishing greater control over their IT environment and maximizing return on their IT investments," said Chris Pick, vice president of Products and Marketing at NetIQ. "This recognition by SearchDataCenter.com validates our continued mission to empower enterprises with greater levels of IT management productivity and visibility while constantly innovating around this critical foundation so that customers can safely exploit next-generation technologies."

About SearchDataCenter.com

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SearchDataCenter.com is part of the TechTarget network. TechTarget publishes integrated media that enable information-technology (IT) marketers to reach targeted communities of IT professionals and executives in all phases of the technology decision-making and purchase process. Through its industry-leading Web sites, magazines and conferences, TechTarget delivers measurable results that help IT marketers generate qualified sales leads, shorten sales cycles and grow revenues.

About NetIQ

NetIQ, an Attachmate business, is a leading provider of comprehensive systems and security management solutions that help enterprises maximize IT service delivery and efficiency. With more than 12,000 customers worldwide, NetIQ solutions yield measurable business value and results that dynamic organizations demand. NetIQ's best-of-breed solutions help IT organizations deliver critical business services, mitigate operational risk, and document policy compliance. The company's portfolio of award-winning management solutions includes IT Process Automation, Systems Management, Security Management, Configuration Control and Enterprise Administration.

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