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Apparent Networks Joins The VMware Technology Alliance Program (TAP)

WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apparent Networks, a leading provider of network fault and performance management solutions, today announced that it has joined the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. The VMware TAP program enables technology vendors to integrate their products with VMware virtualization software and deliver compelling, joint solutions to customers.

"We are excited to welcome Apparent Networks as the newest member of the VMware TAP program," said Bernie Mills, senior director, alliance programs, VMware. "The VMware TAP program offers companies like Apparent Networks the tools and resources they need to develop high-value solutions that meet the needs of our mutual customers."

"Delivery of virtual services depends on the entire IT infrastructure-- from the virtual machines in the datacenter, through any number of carrier and service provider clouds, out to client devices," said Keith Bartlett, Vice President of Business Development for Apparent Networks. "Offering unique, full-path network visibility into the virtual IP stack, Apparent Networks exposes performance bottlenecks enabling customers to optimize virtual service delivery and realize peak potential from their virtualization initiatives."

With more than 1,000 members worldwide, the VMware TAP program works with best-of-breed technology partners to provide them a comprehensive set of VMware technical and marketing services, support, tools and expertise to deliver enhanced value to joint customers.