OpManager becomes the only awardee to have remained in the top 5 ranks over three consecutive years while improving rank position each year
AUSTIN, TX, April 15, 2010 – ManageEngine, makers of a globally renowned suite of cost effective network, systems, applications and security management software solutions, today announced that leading Windows Networking resource site, WindowsNetworking.com, has declared the selection of ManageEngine OpManager as second runner-up in the Network Monitoring & Management category of the WindowsNetworking.com Reader’s Choice Awards. OpManager is a comprehensive network and IT infrastructure monitoring platform offering advanced fault and performance management functionality across WAN, VoIP services, network devices, servers, applications, databases and other IT infrastructure.
"Our Readers" Choice Awards give visitors to our site the opportunity to vote for the products they view as the very best in their respective category,” said Sean Buttigieg, WindowsNetworking.com manager. "WindowsNetworking.com users are specialists in their field who encounter various solutions for Enterprise Networking at the workplace. The award serves as a mark of excellence, providing the ultimate recognition from peers within the industry."
"We are particularly pleased at having been voted a winner in this year's WindowsNetworking.com Reader's choice award," said Shanmugam Krishnasamy, product manager for OpManager. "Over the past two years OpManager had been consistent among the top 5 positions and our constant improvements on the product have today been recognized and rewarded by the industry. Special thanks to our users. We promise to give more reasons to vote for OpManager in 2011."
WindowsNetworking.com conducts monthly polls to discover which product is preferred by network administrators in a particular category of third party solutions for Enterprise Networking. The awards draw a huge response per category and are based entirely on the visitors' votes.
WindowsNetworking.com visitors can submit their votes for the current Readers' Award poll in the site's left-hand bar.
OpManager, used by over 8500 businesses worldwide, is the flagship network monitoring and management software from ManageEngine. The 40 MB (Windows installation) software has a built-in database and Web server and delivers out-of-the-box availability and performance monitoring across any IT environment. Apart from advanced capabilities such as virtualization management, in-depth network traffic analysis, network change and configuration management, VoIP monitoring and WAN Round Trip Time monitoring, OpManager also integrates with other solutions such as ServiceDesk Plus, Applications Manager and Firewall Analyzer from the ManageEngine suite.
ManageEngine OpManager is available as a downloadable file for both Windows and Linux platforms. Pricing starts at $595 for 25 devices. A free version, complete with all functionality, except add-ons and support, is available for managing up to 10 devices for an unlimited amount of time. For more information, please visit www.manageengine.com/products/opmanager/index.html.
WindowsNetworking.com is a Microsoft Windows Networking resource site. It is a leading Enterprise Networking site, attracting over 650,000 Network administrators and specialists a month. The site provides the latest Windows Networking services, articles and tutorials by leading Windows Networking experts, message boards, software listings and product reviews.
WindowsNetworking.com forms part of a group of sites run by TechGenix Ltd., including
http://www.windowsecurity.com, a Windows security resource site;
http://www.msexchange.org, a Microsoft Exchange Server resource site;
http://www.msterminalservices.org, a Server Based Computing resource site and
http://www.isaserver.org, a Microsoft ISA Server resource site
ManageEngine is the leader in low–cost enterprise IT management software. The ManageEngine suite offers enterprise IT management solutions including Network Management, HelpDesk & ITIL, Bandwidth Monitoring, Application Management, Desktop Management, Security Management, Password Management, Active Directory reporting, and a Managed Services platform. ManageEngine products are easy to install, setup and use and offer extensive support, consultation, and training. More than 40,000 organizations from different verticals, industries, and sizes use ManageEngine to take care of their IT management needs cost effectively. ManageEngine is a division of ZOHO Corporation. For more information, please visit www.manageengine.com.
Weber Shandwick, for ManageEngine