Press Release

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 global leader in network lifecycle automation (NLA) for the next-gen networks era. With its unique NLA approach, Infovista allows communications service providers (CSPs) and enterprises to improve their network performance and customer experience, optimize their productivity, and reduce their costs, while maximizing return on their investments. Spanning the entire network lifecycle, Infovista’s products and solutions leverage an open, integrated, cloud native portfolio that automates tasks, flows, analytics, and decisions to the greatest extent possible. More than 1,000 customers, including 400 Mobile Network Operators, around the world rely on Infovista to plan, design, deploy, test, operate, support, optimize, evolve, report on and monetize their networks –