- Coradiant: TrueSight gathers performance data and offers real-time info about all user experience, without the need for deploying agents.
- Hewlett-Packard: OpenView continues to innovate, and HP is pushing automated n-Tier transaction tracking and standards-based Layer 2 discovery.
The biggest little management vendor continues to stay in the game by listening to its users.
- Netcordia: NetMRI is a Cisco CCIE in a box and more.
- Opsware: Automating provisioning of systems and network devices in the data center.
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