August 18, 2011 09:00 ET

OpTier Named 2011 Golden Bridge Awards Winner for Business Transaction Management on Cloud

OpTier Recognized for Innovation Again With CloudFirst Topping Competition at Awards Ceremony in New York City

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Aug 18, 2011) - OpTier®, the leader in Business Transaction Management™ (BTM), today announced it won the Golden Bridge Award for its CloudFirst product, the industry's first transaction-centric application performance management solution for the cloud. Award winners were honored on August 10 in New York during the third annual dinner and presentations.

"It is an honor to be awarded a Golden Bridge Award as the category winner for Business Transaction Management with our Cloud product," said Motti Tal, executive vice president, marketing, Product and Corporate Development at OpTier. "To be recognized again for our innovative solutions reaffirms OpTier's success delivering superior software solutions. This award is a tribute to our employees' dedication in delivering on the vision for ensuring the performance of applications that matter to the business whether they are on premise, offsite or in a cloud."

The prestigious, annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, innovations, case studies, product management, public relations and marketing campaigns and customer satisfaction programs from every major industry in the world. Over 40 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2011 Golden Bridge Business Awards winners.

OpTier CloudFirst provides visibility and control for IT to move applications and services into public, private and hybrid clouds and then operate them there with confidence. It is the only enterprise-class always-on solution providing end-to-end transaction visibility across virtual and physical tiers inside the datacenter and the cloud. It provides not only performance monitoring but also detailed transaction information that is used to do accurate chargeback/showback, optimize cloud capacity planning and compare service levels before and after migration to the cloud.

OpTier's latest award comes on the heels of another big win awarded by Network Product Guide as part of its 2011 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards. OpTier won the Best Product and Services award for Business Transaction Management for OpTier BTM 4, the only fully-integrated, production-grade, end-to-end business transaction management solution available.

The Hot Companies and Best Product awards were created to honor and generate industry wide recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and IT professionals worldwide in every area.

About OpTier

OpTier's Business Transaction Management solution (OpTier BTM™) enables business application owners to take control over service performance and availability. OpTier BTM assures the quick and successful execution of all business transactions, by managing every step of every transaction. It delivers unparalleled visibility of all business transactions in order to eliminate outages, effectively manage change and improve end-user experience. OpTier, with a fast-growing list of Global 2000 customers, pioneered the concept that transactions are where IT and business meet.

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