Brocade® and InfoVista Collaborate to Deliver Enhanced Network Performance Management and Reporting


Paris, France, and Herndon, VA – February 17, 2009 InfoVista, the global leader of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions, today announced that it is working with Brocade® (Nasdaq: BRCD), a leading service provider in data center networking solutions, to deliver enhanced performance management and more flexible customer reporting through the Brocade Network Monitoring Service (NMS) and help customers reduce the cost and complexity of monitoring and managing the data center. Leveraging InfoVista’s VistaInsight for Networks, Brocade customers now have increased insight into their network infrastructure, enabling proactive action to reduce costs and drive operational efficiencies. 
 
 “Our customers need better tools and more flexible reporting to help them make better decisions more quickly and efficiently. Working with InfoVista, Brocade can help its customers accelerate problem resolution, perform detailed trend analysis, and more effectively plan capacity,” said Michael Schmitt, director, Brocade Global Services.   “We look forward to working with InfoVista to ensure an even higher quality of service delivery for our NMS customers.”
 
“Brocade is a forward-thinking company when it comes to investing in technology that improves service levels,” said Pete Shah, senior vice president, America’s and Asia Pacific operations for InfoVista. “We are very proud to work with Brocade to deliver a solution that will answer its goal to help reduce costs while improving its quality of services.”
About InfoVista: 

InfoVista is the leading provider of IP and RF planning, assurance and optimization software solutions and services that enable efficient network and IT transformations. Our award-winning solutions empower communications service providers and IT-intensive enterprises to deliver high-performing and differentiated services, while cost-effectively planning, operating, optimizing and monetizing their networks. InfoVista’s combined expertise and technology innovations in radio and IP networks provide more than 600 customers worldwide with a new level of network intelligence, visibility and control across the entire network life cycle. Using InfoVista solutions, they deliver optimal quality of service, ensure a high-quality user experience, invest appropriately and consolidate their OSS/BSS ecosystems, while keeping total cost of ownership as low as possible. For more information, please visit www.infovista.com.

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