AdventNet Announces WebLogic-Ready Version Of Web NMS, The First Management Application Server

Pleasanton, CA -- August 27, 2001

AdventNet, Inc., the industry-leading provider of open XML-based cross-platform solutions for managing network infrastructure, announced a new BEA WebLogic-ready version of its flagship product Web NMS. AdventNet Web NMS is the first management application server to offer increased choice for network equipment manufacturers, carriers, service providers and enterprises.

AdventNet is the leading provider of multi-technology infrastructure management solutions delivering unparalleled gains in productivity and time-to-market advantages through innovative products and superior customer care. AdventNet Web NMS is the first management application server that has a modular, multi-tier web-based architecture, facilitating flexibility, reliability and massive scalability across multiple OS platforms. Many compelling out-of-the-box features of AdventNet Web NMS include monitoring and event management, configuration management, security and authorization and performance management (including SLAs). AdventNet Web NMS greatly simplifies provisioning solutions using an XML service provisioning template approach and a comprehensive multi-protocol configuration engine. It empowers management application developers, solution providers and service providers to rapidly deliver sophisticated management solutions and managed services. It grows seamlessly and rapidly with the network.

"AdventNet is a customer-focused company, that has achieved industry-leadership by delivering superior business value through innovative, open standards-based products and committed customer service. We are glad that AdventNet is able to empower its customers with additional choices by offering the Web-Logic ready version of Web NMS. This reflects our strong commitment to initiatives such as J2EE and Web Services", said Sekar Vembu, Vice President, Product Strategy and Management at AdventNet.

About AdventNet

AdventNet, the Internet Management Infrastructure CompanyTM, is the first provider of massively scalable, carrier-grade management application server software for provisioning and management of Internet and e-business infrastructure and applications. Customer-focused AdventNet has a worldwide customer base of leading equipment vendors, service providers, systems integrators, e-business application vendors and enterprises. The company's products provide ease of use, reliability and extensive customizability. They power solutions in many market segments, including e-business applications management, optical networking, broadband access, storage management, web hosting and managed services. AdventNet enables superior solutions with rapid time to market advantages. AdventNet corporate office is located at Pleasanton, CA with offices in NJ, NH, India, China and Japan. It has a well-trained partner base around the globe and thousands of customers world-wide. For more information call 925/924-9500 or visit

Prabhu Ramachandran, Media Relations
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