November 17, 2009 08:00 ET

APTARE StorageConsole Backup Manager Attains Ready for IBM Tivoli Software Validation

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - November 17, 2009) - APTARE®, Inc., an enterprise storage resource management leader, today announced that it has achieved Ready for IBM Tivoli software validation for APTARE StorageConsole Backup Manager.

This designation confirms that APTARE storage software meets or exceeds IBM compatibility criteria and successfully validated against IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. More importantly, it gives APTARE customers assurance in the quality of StorageConsole Backup Manager, knowing it fully supports and is optimized for the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager backup platform.

APTARE StorageConsole Backup Manager is also included in the IBM Tivoli Open Process Automation Library (OPAL). OPAL provides customers with a community of deployable resources, assuring both APTARE and IBM customers of proven service management solutions. Details on APTARE's OPAL can be found here on the IBM Software Catalog Web site.

APTARE StorageConsole Backup Manager gives IT administrators a centralized, real-time view of their data protection environment. The software allows them to immediately increase their backup and recovery success and optimize their backup environment.

"The support, technology, tools and related resources IBM provides for our mutual customers gives them a more effective way to manage their backup environments," said Richard Clark, president and CEO of APTARE. "We are pleased that APTARE StorageConsole Backup Manager has achieved Ready for IBM Tivoli software validation. Integration with Tivoli products is giving our customers the confidence in quality, reliability, and scalability that they deserve."


Headquartered in Campbell, Calif., APTARE is a provider of enterprise storage reporting, monitoring and alerting and management products that simplify the optimization of complex enterprise storage environments in data centers. APTARE StorageConsole®, the company's software platform, is an agentless Web 2.0-based solution that gives IT administrators and executives a centralized view of their storage environment through out-of-the-box dashboards. Using APTARE StorageConsole products, companies like Novell, Calamos Investments, Eprod and York University increase management effectiveness, maximize storage utilization and reduce costs. The software is sold direct and through a large base of resellers and Software As A Service (SaaS) providers. For more information, please visit

APTARE and APTARE StorageConsole are registered trademarks of APTARE, Inc. All other trade names, trademarks and service marks are the rightful property of their respective owners.

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