March 04, 2013 09:00 ET

Breadth and Depth of OpTier APM Solution Highlighted in TRAC Research APM Study

OpTier's APM Solution Delivers Critical Functionality for Today's APM

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 4, 2013) - OpTier, the leader in Application Performance Management (APM) and providing end-to-end Big Data Analytics, analyzing billions of transactions and capturing over 250 billion metrics per day, today announced a new APM report based on research conducted by TRAC Research, a market research and analyst company that specializes in IT performance management. In the report, titled "TRAC Spectrum Study Application Performance Management," OpTier is recognized for delivering key functionality across a number of the most critical APM sub-markets identified by TRAC.

In the report, TRAC identifies 57 technology vendors that deliver various aspects of APM and the sub-markets of APM that cover customer needs for managing the delivery of IT services to business users. OpTier's APM solution is recognized for providing the following five areas in its standalone offering: User experience Monitoring, IT Operations Transaction-centric APM (TCAPM) - Application based, Analytics-centric APM, APM for Business Users, and APM for Developers.

"OpTier demonstrates strong capabilities in many of the APM sub-markets deemed critical by CIOs today with its continued focus on business transactions that enable a horizontal business perspective and a vertical deep-dive capabilities," said Bojan Simic, TRAC analyst.

Other key findings include the increased importance of APM analytics, a new definition of the quality of user experience that includes business impact, time-to-value, and built-in cloud capabilities.

"TRAC's research underscores the importance of today's APM solutions to be complementary and easily integrate with solutions that specialize in other areas," said Andy Wild, OpTier President. "OpTier APM provides a business context that traditional silo-based tools lack and powerful analytics that can aggregate data from multiple sources for full visibility into application performance."

OpTier APM 5.1 maintains business transaction context across the entire end-to-end business service and provides diagnostic and performance data across critical data sources including end-user, machine data, process flow, tier container, application code, system and device, as well as assuring critical business outcomes.

OpTier's patented Active Context Tracking (ACT™) technology, on which its industry-leading Application Performance Management (APM) solution and Big Data Analytics platform are based, tracks every interaction from the end-user, through the data center, through the cloud, with virtually no overhead.

Download a free copy of the TRAC Spectrum Study Application Performance Management report.

About OpTier
OpTier, headquartered in New York, is the leader in APM and Big Data Analytics, analyzing billions of business transactions and capturing over 250 billion metrics per day. With transactions in its DNA, OpTier has given the market an award-winning Application Performance Management solution, an industry-leading Big Data Analytics platform, and creates contextual big data that drives transformational initiatives like business impact analysis, CIO prioritization, data center consolidation and virtual and cloud migrations. This actionable intelligence provides global 1000 customers such as Deutsche Bank, Frontier Communications, Morgan Stanley and O2, insights that drive business growth, operational productivity and customer satisfaction.

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