SOURCE: SolarWinds


September 16, 2009 09:30 ET

SolarWinds' Orion Products and Engineer's Toolset Added to the U.S. Navy's Application and Database Management System (DADMS) List

Inclusion Approves SolarWinds Products for Use in All Navy and Marine Corps Information Technology Systems

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - September 16, 2009) - SolarWinds® (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful, simple and affordable network management software to more than 85,000 customers worldwide, today announced that its Orion® Network Performance Monitor (NPM), Orion Network Configuration Manager (NCM), Orion Netflow Traffic Analyzer (NTA), Orion Application Performance Monitor (APM) and Engineer's Toolset have been added to the Department of Navy's Application and Database Management System (DADMS) List. The DADMS is the authoritative list of software applications for use within the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps. Each application on the DADMS list has been examined and put into compliance with the Navy's application reduction initiative.

SolarWinds' solutions are used by virtually every civilian agency and department of the Federal government -- including Department of Homeland Security, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), all branches of the U.S. military, the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) -- to reduce network downtime, manage network configuration, change and compliance, and improve staff efficiency.

For more information, visit SolarWinds' Solutions for Federal Environments page.

"Over the past 10 years, SolarWinds built a reputation for offering powerful and affordable products for fault and performance management, configuration and compliance management, as well as tools for engineers. These products are well-suited for civilian and DoD programs due to our ease-of-use, fast and straight-forward deployments, and our support for distributed networks. Securing DADMS approval is an important step in our ongoing efforts to help organizations within the U.S. Navy implement cost-effective and reliable network management solutions with the Orion suite and Engineer's Toolset," said Paul Strelzick, SVP worldwide sales, SolarWinds.

SolarWinds Orion Family of Management Solutions

SolarWinds' flagship Orion family of management solutions offers network managers a comprehensive and easy to understand view of their network's health -- from fault and performance, to configuration, application performance and IP address management. Users can view the real-time statistics and availability of their network from any Web browser, providing a convenient way for administrators to stay in tune with their networks at any time, from any place.

SolarWinds has focused on making the suite of products -- including Orion Network Performance Monitor (NPM), Orion Network Configuration Manager (NCM) and the Orion modules -- even stronger by increasing functionality, interoperability, and scalability. The latest Orion offerings easily tackle the challenge of distributed, multi-vendor network environments without adding to the complexity -- making it the most powerful and robust version of Orion ever offered.

SolarWinds Engineer's Toolset

Engineer's Toolset is an industry-trusted collection of real-time, continuously updated network monitoring tools that enables network engineers to quickly address virtually any network issue from network discovery, configuration management and fault monitoring to detailed performance monitoring and NetFlow analysis. Engineer's Toolset was the first product introduced by SolarWinds, and remains a key element of SolarWinds' strategy to provide powerful and affordable solutions that solve the tough problems faced daily by network engineers. Since the launch of Engineer's Toolset v10 in March 2009, the company has been adding new tools and features on a rolling basis, ensuring that users get new value from the tool on a regular basis.

About SolarWinds

SolarWinds provides powerful, simple and affordable network management software to more than 85,000 customers worldwide -- from Fortune 500 enterprises to small businesses. Focused on the real-world needs of network professionals, SolarWinds products are downloadable, easy to use and maintain, and provide the power, scale, and flexibility needed to manage today's complex network environments. SolarWinds' growing online community, thwack, is a gathering-place for problem-solving, technology-sharing, and participating in product development for all of SolarWinds' products. Learn more today at

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