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Akorri Releases Latest BalancePoint and

Stengthens Virtualization and Storage Management

Abstract

As enterprises evolve from virtualization to dynamic data center and cloud computing infrastructures,

each stage throughout the dynamic data center maturity lifecycle is characterized by its own management

challenges. Akorri’s latest release of BlancePoint is designed to tackle the management challenges

throughout the maturity lifecycle. It provides enterprises an end-to-end performance and capacity

management with a holistic view enabling troubleshooting, optimization and service level management

of cross-domain (virtual, physical and SAN storage) infrastructures.

ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA™) analysts view this as a well planned

technology innovation which is in line with the requirements of each stage of the maturity lifecycle.

Akorri BalancePoint is meeting the challenges IT is facing at all levels and stages from end-to-end and

cross-domain angles and is well positioned as a virtual and dynamic data center management solution.

Event

On August 23, 2010 Akorri, Inc., a provider of virtual infrastructure

performance and capacity management solutions for the dynamic

data center, announced that it released the latest version (v3.5) of

BalancePoint software. The latest release delivers the cross-domain

Performance Predictor to prevent dynamic data center outages

before they impact the business. The new release also adds Microsoft

Hyper-V support allowing users to manage both vSphere and Hyper-

V with a single BalancePoint system. Expanded Storage array support

Akorri’s latest release Introduces

the Cross-Domain Performance

Predictor to Prevent Dynamic

Data Center Outages Before

They Impact the Business

includes support for NetApp V-series, HP SVSP, and HDS Dynamic

Provisioning, giving BalancePoint broader heterogeneous storage

support. Finally, Akorri announced that its BalancePoint has achieved VMware Ready™ Management

Solution certification. VMware Ready signifies to customers that it has passed specific VMware testing

and interoperability criteria and is ready to run in VMware production environments.

Context

Dynamic Infrastructure Performance Management Challenges

Virtualization has been considered in all practical terms as an essential building block for cloud

computing. This elastic infrastructure spans from simple and often silo-based virtualization deployment

with core virtualization technology to multi-platform, heterogeneous technologies and vendors for

business service related computing infrastructure. The technology evolves throughout dynamic data

center maturity lifecycle as follows:

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