SOURCE: nSolutions, Inc.

August 14, 2008 14:12 ET

nSolutions' NOVA Named Best Data Center Automation Tool for 2008 by Network Products Guide

Appliance's Ability to Automated Change and Configuration Management Practices Across All IT Silos Sets It Apart From Competition

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - August 14, 2008) - nSolutions Inc. (, provider of the award-winning, automated change and configuration management appliance, NOVA™, today announced that Network Products Guide, a Silicon Valley Communications publication on technologies and solutions, has named NOVA winner of the 2008 Best Products and Services Award in the "Data Center Automation Tool" Category. The annual award honors products and services that represent the rapidly changing needs and interests of technology end-users.

NOVA stands out from traditional change and configuration management solutions by providing automation and control across IT silos (applications, network, security, server, virtual environments, etc.) to ensure all IT resources comply continuously with internal and external compliance mandates as well as provide the foundation for an operational CMDB, that is federated with others process oriented CMDBs.

"Increased end-user awareness and ongoing advances in technology are helping shape better products and services," says Rake Narang, editor-n-chief, Network Products Guide. "With its ability to proactively manage change -- with an understanding of the impact on delivery of business services -- NOVA brings new improvements in how data center automation is being performed."

"We are proud that Network Products Guide has distinguished NOVA as Best Data Center Automation Tool for 2008," said Dr. Harish Rao, nSolutions CEO. "Today's data centers have too many different point tools, managing individual silos of IT operations. NOVA was developed to work in conjunction with existing management platforms and automatically normalize change and configuration data across all IT silos, enhancing network security, enforcing continuous compliance of mandates and improving the delivery of IT services."

Learn More About The Award Winning NOVA Appliance

View nSolutions' on-demand webcast, Change And Configuration -- Too Many Tools -- Too Many Headaches. This valuable resource, hosted by noted and published industry analyst, Richard Ptak (Ptak and Noel Associates), reveals IT tips for improved security, government and industry compliance adherence as well as streamlining IT processes by automating change and configuration management tasks across applications, network devices, servers and virtual environments.

For additional information download nSolutions' CMDB white paper: Managing Change with an Operational CMDB. This recently released white paper is a necessary tool for anyone seeking to build a database of configuration management data for a centralized IT view.

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About nSolutions

Based in San Jose, California, nSolutions, Inc. provides plug and play products for automation and control of IT infrastructures to minimize business risk from IT. Spun out of Bell Laboratories Research as an independent business, the company now offers Network Ontology and Virtualization Appliance (NOVA™), a highly scalable line of products that manage change with unmatched visibility and control of configurations in heterogeneous, globally distributed infrastructures. nSolutions markets NOVA directly and through its channel partners worldwide to medium to large enterprises in the financial, healthcare, manufacturing, and retail sectors. More information at:

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