New functionality and usability features make Openbravo's latest web-based enterprise management
solution the most compelling platform yet for small and medium enterprises
0 also includes robust support for key Windows 2000-based technologies such as the Microsoft Management Console (MMC) and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) -- a key component of Microsoft's implementation of the Web-Based Enterprise Management
DMTF management technologies include the Common Diagnostic Model (CDM) initiative, the Systems Management Architecture for Server Hardware (SMASH) initiative, Web-Based Enterprise Management
(WBEM) - including protocols such as CIM-XML and Web Services for Management (WS-Management) - which are all based on the Common Information Model (CIM).
OS/390 Web-Based Enterprise Management
As a result, WS-CIM, the most recent addition to the DMTF's Web-Based Enterprise Management
(WBEM) suite of technologies, enables the key Web services management standards - the DMTF's WS-Management and OASIS' Web Services Distributed Management (WSDM) - to access CIM data with ease.
NextPoint has worked closely with Cisco to provide innovative management solutions that leverage the inherent management capabilities of Cisco's products and will continue to do so with their initiatives in Web-based enterprise management
This integration will provide users of Magic Total Service Desk with access to Systems Management Server inventory data, support for software distribution and use of Web-Based Enterprise Management
for extended diagnostics.
These latest releases, along with the organization's other critical standards - including the Common Information Model (CIM) and Web-Based Enterprise Management
(WBEM) - streamline integration and reduce costs by enabling multi-vendor interoperability in management systems for the data center and beyond.
Compaq: "As a founder and leader of the Web-Based Enterprise Management
(WBEM) initiative, Compaq is pleased to see NetIQ extend its capabilities to embrace this key systems management standard," said Mike Mata, Vice President of Enterprise Management at Compaq.
Vista's open components include: Microsoft NT operating system, JAVA(R) application development engine, Microsoft's Web-based Enterprise Management
(WBEM) architecture, Sybase relational database, and Intel(R) based computer hardware.
See related announcement "Seagate Software Embraces Web-Based Enterprise Management
Infrastructure to Support Enterprise Information Management (EIM)," July 8, 1998.
An initiative to design and implement enterprise network management and associated security requirements for Windows NT Server- and BackOffice-based implementations and to support network management and Web-based Enterprise Management