Ascendview Unveils New Dashboard Technology for Real-Time Diagnostic Decision Support

(2.3 Released) - Ascendview™ today released WildMetrix™ Version 2.3, Ascendview's newest monitoring solution for networks, servers and applications. WildMetrix now ships with pre-built dashboard monitoring solutions.

Ascendview Unveils New Dashboard Technology for Real-Time Diagnostic Decision Support
Duluth, MN, May 17, 2006 --( Ascendview, LLC, a leader in IT management and automation software, announces the addition of dashboard technology into release 2.3 of the WildMetrix™, Ascendview’s newest monitoring solution for networks, servers and applications. WildMetrix™ now delivers formatted real-time diagnostic performance and decision support information to IT professionals. This exclusive new technology creates a competitive advantage by delivering rapid analytical support for faster root-cause identification of infrastructure problems and increased user collaboration.

"Ascendview is delivering new business value through innovation,” says President Michael Dobe. “With Ascendview’s new technology, companies can quickly reduce root-cause identification time by as much as 70%, and increase production by as much as 30%.”

Ascendview is using the new technology to add “Out-of-the-Box” performance and decision support diagnostic dashboard solutions for monitoring infrastructure and applications including Cisco Systems network devices, Microsoft Exchange, CRM, SharePoint, Windows, and service applications such as Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and IIS. The new technology also allows users to quickly create custom dashboards for their own applications such as custom applications developed for the Microsoft ASP.NET framework. The new dashboard technology provides direct business value by enhancing collaboration among users by providing all relevant performance and log information related to a specific application in an intuitive focal point. Enhanced diagnostic tools are a click away from the each dashboard part. The WildMetrix™ advanced analytical features such as 3D Surface and Correlative Drill-Down Root Cause and Real-Time Charting are quickly accessible for advanced diagnostic capabilities. The overall architecture is designed for enterprise business use, including Independent Software Vendors (ISV), Application Service Providers (ASP) and Managed Service Providers (MSP).

Pricing and Availability

WildMetrix™ Enterprise and WildMetrix™ Professional are both available immediately. With the release of the new editions comes the introduction of simpler licensing and valued pricing. WildMetrix™ Enterprise Edition pricing begins at $2,995 and includes the ability to monitor ten devices. WildMetrix™ Professional Edition pricing begins at $995 and also includes the ability to monitor ten devices. Each edition offers scalability and expandability allowing individual devices to be added as needed.

About Ascendview

Ascendview is committed to the production of advanced, analytical IT management and automation solutions that promote and support greater reliability, lower administrative costs, and improved employee productivity. Inherent to the creation and design of each product is continuous regard for ease of use, affordability, and product scalability into any IT environment. Ascendview products provide IT management with viable transition tools to compliment and ease navigation through the ever-changing business needs of today and tomorrow.

Michael Dobe