Ipswitch, Inc.’s network management division, developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative network management solutions, today announced that following a vote of 20,000 readers and industry insiders, WhatsUp Gold has been named Network Computing’s Network Management Product of the Year 2010.
Lexington, Mass. – March 11, 2010 – Ipswitch, Inc.’s network management division, developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative network management solutions, today announced that following a vote of 20,000 readers and industry insiders, WhatsUp Gold has been named Network Computing’s Network Management Product of the Year 2010.
"We are pleased to be awarded this distinguished award from Network Computing for 2010; it rewards our commitment to deliver high usability and network management capabilities for companies of all sizes," said Ennio Carboni, president, Ipswitch, Inc.’s network management division. "We are particularly happy with the overwhelming positive response to the recent release of WhatsUp Gold and the growing number of application extensions we have designed with customers’ input and review. We are encouraged by the success of WhatsUp Gold and the popularity of WhatsUp Gold WhatsConnected and WhatsUp Gold Flow Monitor," Carboni said.
The Network Computing Awards were launched in 2007 to recognize the companies, products and services that have most impressed the readers of one of the longest established computer networking publications. This was the third year that WhatsUp Gold has been nominated, and the first year it has won. WhatsUp Gold was a runner up in both 2008 and 2009.
“We applaud Ipswitch, Inc. and all of the winners for their innovation, hard work and marketing prowess,” said Dave Bonner, event manager, Network Computing Awards. “By voting for WhatsUp Gold as Network Management Product of the Year, our readers clearly agreed with our reviewer’s appraisal in the last issue of Network Computing that for proactive network monitoring, WhatsUp Gold really is in a class of its own,” Bonner said.
For businesses with networks of all sizes, WhatsUp Gold offers a comprehensive yet cost-effective network and application management solution that installs, discovers and maps network-connected assets in under an hour. With WhatsUp Gold’s powerful SNMP v1-3, SSH, Telnet and WMI monitoring, alerting and notification capabilities, users have 360o visibility, actionable intelligence and complete control over their networks.
“This award caps off a record-setting 12 months for Ipswitch, Inc.’s network management division, not just in sales and profitability, but also for new product introductions and functionality borne from our constant contact with network managers worldwide,” said Patrick Loring, vice president of sales, Ipswitch, Inc.’s network management division.
About Ipswitch Network Management Division
Ipswitch™, Inc.’s network management division, the developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative network management solutions, manages thousands of networks worldwide. Built on a scalable architecture offering automated network discovery and network mapping, real-time network monitoring (including SNMP monitoring and WMI monitoring), and versatile alerting, notification, and reporting functionality, WhatsUp Gold provides intelligent and easy to use, extensive network management that goes beyond simple device availability and delivers comprehensive troubleshooting. Recently, Ipswitch, Inc. acquired Dorian Software Creations, Inc., the leader in providing complete, easy-to-use solutions for Windows Security Event Management (SEM) and Log Management for small businesses and enterprise-level organizations.
WhatsUp Gold scales from the small business to the large enterprise, and its functionality extends with additional plug-in modules: WhatsUp Gold WhatsConnected™ for Layer 2/Layer 3 discovery, mapping and visualization; WhatsUp Gold Flow Monitor and WhatsUp Gold Flow Publisher for network bandwidth utilization monitoring; WhatsUp Gold WhatsConfigured for automated Network Configuration and Change Management; and WhatsUp Gold VoIP Monitor for precise measurement of a converged network’s ability to provide the quality of service (QoS) necessary for VoIP. To learn more about WhatsUp Gold, download a free trial or to make a purchase visit: http://www.whatsupgold.com/products/download/