OPTIER RECEIVES NETWORK PRODUCTS GUIDE 2008 PRODUCT INNOVATION AWARD1
CoreFirst is the First Product Recognized for Innovation in Business Transaction Management
NEW YORK, May 14, 2008—OpTier®, the leader in Business Transaction Management™ (BTM) for the enterprise, announced today that Network Products Guide, a Silicon Valley Communications publication and a world leading publication on technologies and solutions, has named CoreFirst® 2.5 a winner of the 2008 Product Innovation Award. CoreFirst is the first product to win in the newly created category of Business Transaction Management. This acclaimed award, given annually, honors vendors that produce innovative and ground-breaking technology products that are bringing essential advancements to the IT market.
OpTier’s CoreFirst enables some of the world’s largest and most successful organizations to harness the power of business transactions. OpTier software solutions dynamically link business services to IT infrastructure, assuring service delivery and optimizing IT resources. CoreFirst is a critical addition to organizations adopting virtualization and service oriented architectures. To read more about this product innovation, please visit
“The goal of any product innovation must always remain a positive change, making or improving solutions better than before,” says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Network Products Guide. “As the IT infrastructure becomes more complex, OpTier’s CoreFirst for BTM helps organizations to improve IT management by enabling the granular monitoring of transactions through the often disparate layers of technology so that better service levels can be achieved.”
“With feedback from our customers and partners we are constantly improving CoreFirst to help companies better align IT resources to meet business needs,” said Yori Lavi, Chief Product Officer, OpTier. “As the first company to introduce a product for BTM, we are committed to helping Fortune 1000 organizations improve the end-user experience and reduce costs by uncovering the links between IT applications and business services to ensure that business transactions flow smoothly through the IT infrastructure.”
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OpTier® harnesses the power of real business transactions with its unique Business Transaction Management™ (BTM) software solutions. Our CoreFirst® product assures that business transactions flow smoothly within IT applications and infrastructure without bottlenecks or outages, for improved end-user experience and reduced cost. Our Active Context Tracking™ (ACT) technology delivers end-to-end visibility – of all business transactions, across all tiers, all the time – by continuously discovering the links between IT components and business services. It also prioritizes IT transactions and processes based on business needs, for true IT optimization. For more information, visit www.optier.com.