SOURCE: Akorri

September 13, 2007 09:11 ET

Akorri Wins Best of VMworld Gold Award for Performance Monitoring and Optimization

LITTLETON, MA--(Marketwire - September 13, 2007) - Akorri, Inc., the leader in cross-domain performance management for the virtualized data center, today proudly announced that BalancePoint 1.7 was presented with the Best of VMworld Gold Award for Performance Monitoring and Optimization at the VMworld conference being held this week at the Moscone Center in San Francisco and sponsored by VMware Inc, the world's leading provider of virtualization solutions. Winners were selected in nine categories from more than 100 exhibitors offering new products and technology Innovations.

An independent team of judges consisting of experts and editors from SearchServerVirtualization.com reviewed and evaluated the products according to innovation, value, performance, reliability, and ease of use. Only products currently available for purchase were considered for all categories. Products being demonstrated but not available for purchase were considered only for the New Technology category.

The awards span nine categories: capacity planning and other consolidation software; performance monitoring and optimization; migration tools (P2V, V2V, V2P software); data protection (backup, recovery, security); utilities, which will include software not covered by the other categories; and desktop virtualization software; as well as New Technology, Green Computing and Best of Show.

Launched in January 2007, Akorri's flagship product, BalancePoint, is the first management solution to provide cross-domain visibility into application performance and infrastructure utilization, which is critical to making capacity planning decisions across IT silos. BalancePoint's unique analytics technology enables IT organizations to quickly solve performance problems, optimize application performance, improve infrastructure utilization and accurately plan for growth and change.

About SearchServerVirtualization.com

SearchServerVirtualization.com is a leading server virtualization resource for system architects and IT managers published by TechTarget. The site's editors, resident experts and news writers help IT organizations determine if virtualization is appropriate for them, and helps those who have adopted the technology to use it to its greatest effect. SearchServerVirtualization.com provides access to the latest news, articles, tips, expert advice, learning guides, white papers, and webcasts covering all areas of server virtualization, including virtualization platforms, server hardware, managing virtual environments, virtualization architectures and strategies, and application issues.

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About VMware

VMware (NYSE: VMW) is the global leader in virtual infrastructure software for industry-standard systems. Organizations of all sizes use VMware solutions to simplify their IT, fully leverage their existing computing investments and respond faster to changing business demands. VMware is based in Palo Alto, California and majority-owned by EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC). For more information, visit www.vmware.com.

About Akorri

Akorri cross-domain performance management software provides automated visibility and analysis across IT silos to help enterprises manage, optimize and plan performance and resource utilization across the virtualized data center. Akorri BalancePoint software provides visibility into the root cause of performance issues through deep drill down into server and storage resources, and the ability to understand both server and storage virtualization. BalancePoint enables IT organizations to optimize performance and capacity to meet service level objectives at the lowest possible cost. For more information, visit www.akorri.com.

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

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