Tivoli Unveils e-business Management Tools

Tivoli Systems Inc. has developed new management solutions to address e-business’ high service level requirements, based on the IBM MQSeries, NEON and BEA systems middleware. Tivoli Manager for MQSeries and Tivoli Manager for BEA TUXEDO leverage integration with Tivoli Enterprise to increase problem resolution speed and improve application availability and performance. In addition, new Tivoli Ready releases of IBM MQSeries Integrator, NEON e-Biz Integrator and IBM WebSphere Application Server monitor and control the applications underpinning critical e-business processes.

Tivoli's new e-business infrastructure management solutions include: Tivoli Manager for MQSeries 2.3, a centralized management tool for IBM MQSeries message queuing software, which supports IBM's latest MQSeries release and provides new levels of usability, scalability and performance; Tivoli Manager for BEA TUXEDO, which consolidates management information from multiple domains and servers with information from other critical components of the distributed environment; Tivoli Global Enterprise Manager, a tool that unifies the management of multiple databases, message queues, object request brokers, Web servers and applications, such as PeopleSoft and SAP; Tivoli Decision Support Guides, which transform availability data collected from multiple TUXEDO domains into business knowledge for capacity planning and allocation of resources and capital.

IBM MQSeries Integrator, IBM WebSphere Application Server and NEON e-Biz Integrator IBM MQSeries Integrator message broker and NEON e-Biz Integrator enable companies to dynamically react to business events by manipulating and routing data and seamlessly integrating applications, databases and networks. To proactively manage this strategic middleware, NEON and IBM have announced new Tivoli Ready solutions that allow companies to manage components of their e-business enterprise out-of-the-box with Tivoli. In addition, IBM has also announced that WebSphere Application Server will ship Tivoli Ready.

Tivoli Manager for BEA TUXEDO and IBM WebSphere Application Server are now available. Tivoli Manager for MQSeries 2.3, NEON message monitoring software and IBM MQSeries Integrator are scheduled to be available in the first quarter of 2000.

For additional information, visit Tivoli at www.tivoli.com.