Mahwah, New Jersey-July 12, 2011
- ManageIQ, which provides enterprise cloud management and
automation solutions, today announced its membership in the NetApp
Alliance Partner Program as a Cloud Management Partner, and its
integration with NetApp's management software platform. The
integration of ManageIQ's Enterprise Virtualization Management
(EVM) Suite™ with NetApp® solutions enables
comprehensive storage utilization and performance insight,
on-demand provisioning and automated virtual server and desktop
deployments for cloud computing environments.
"Our integration with NetApp's
industry-leading storage solutions will help customers increase
agility, improve service delivery and reduce costs for their cloud
infrastructures," said Joseph Fitzgerald, ManageIQ CEO. "EVM is the
first unified monitoring, management and automation solution built
for enterprise clouds, and our customers are using it to transform
the management of their global IT infrastructures. Our alliance
partnership with NetApp will allow customers to extend their
insight into cloud resource utilization and use policy-based
control and automation to extract greater value from their
cloud-based IT services."
EVM provides the insight, control,
integration, and automation capabilities needed to automate and
accelerate service delivery and deploy cost-effective cloud and
virtual computing. Built on the unique, patent-pending Adaptive
Management Platform™, EVM helps enterprises quickly get
insight and visibility, establish controls and enforce policies,
automate provisioning, delegate management activities and achieve
strategic integration with closed-loop automation for IT processes.
EVM enables IT organizations to increase agility through web-based
self-service portals, catalog-driven automated provisioning,
intelligent workload placement and process workflows including
automated and exception based approvals. EVM also enables cost
reductions through advanced resource monitoring, management and
optimization, analytic-based rightsizing, over-allocation and waste
detection, as well as cost transparency with chargeback.
NetApp collaborates with leading automation
and analytic software vendors like ManageIQ to provide seamless
integration with NetApp® open-management APIs. This
integration provides end-to-end cloud management, including
full-stack orchestration, self-service portals, metering, and
reporting. To learn more about NetApp's cloud management partner
solutions, visit www.youtube.com/user/NetAppTV#g/c/F2B53DC61A1B869D.
ManageIQ is a leading provider of enterprise cloud management and
automation solutions that enable organizations to deploy, manage
and optimize private clouds, virtualized infrastructures and
virtual desktops. Our solutions, built on a common Adaptive
Management Platform™, deliver unified monitoring, management
and automation through a single pane of glass across enterprise
clouds and globally distributed datacenters. Our enterprise
customers are using our solutions to transform the management of
their IT infrastructures, accelerate service delivery and maximize
their IT resource investments. For more information, visit www.manageiq.com.
About the NetApp Alliance Partner
The NetApp Alliance Partner Program provides qualified
infrastructure and application providers with access to NetApp
solutions, software development kits, technical support, training,
certification, product information, and marketing and sales
assistance. Customers benefit by having access to best-of-breed
partner solutions that are tested to work with NetApp storage.
Additional information on the NetApp Alliance Partner Program is
available at www.netapp.com/alliances.
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