SOURCE: Akorri

April 16, 2007 09:00 ET

Akorri BalancePoint Achieves IBM System Storage Proven™ Qualification for Selected IBM Storage Environments

LITTLETON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 16, 2007 --Akorri, Inc., provider of breakthrough software that helps companies optimize IT infrastructure to meet application service levels, today announced that the BalancePoint Suite has successfully completed interoperability testing for selected IBM storage environments to become an IBM System Storage Proven™ solution. The validation ensures customers that Akorri's BalancePoint Suite can be used to plan, optimize and manage application performance in IBM-based data centers. BalancePoint successfully completed interoperability testing with the IBM DS4000 and IBM DS6000/8000 storage array families.

BalancePoint is the first enterprise-class software product to use cross-domain analysis to help optimize servers, storage and other IT resources to deliver the best possible business application performance. Based upon Akorri's intelligent modeling technology, BalancePoint helps companies achieve service levels and reduce costs by providing unprecedented levels of control over increasingly complex IT environments.

"Achieving IBM System Storage Proven interoperability is another validation for our BalancePoint solution," said Rich Corley, Founder and CEO of Akorri. "Companies looking to achieve better application performance, lower operating costs and faster troubleshooting can be assured that BalancePoint is enterprise prepared for mission critical environments."

About The IBM System Storage Proven Program

The IBM System Storage Proven Program supports the ability of independent hardware and software vendors to build high-quality solutions with the latest technology on leading storage platforms as well as reduce solution design time when multiple tested building blocks have already been pre-tested.

About Akorri

Akorri provides software for application service level management for the data center. Akorri's BalancePoint IT Operations Management Software uses cross-domain analysis and advanced analytics to help companies manage and optimize application performance across their entire data center infrastructure. By providing visibility and control over the infrastructure's impact on application performance, BalancePoint allows IT organizations to optimize performance and capacity -- meeting service level objectives at the lowest possible cost. For more information, visit

Akorri, BalancePoint, and the Akorri logo are trademarks of Akorri Networks, Inc. All other trademarks used or mentioned herein belong to their respective owners.

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