Cambridge, United Kingdom, October 22, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Zeus Technology, the only pure software-based application traffic management company, today introduces Zeus Traffic Manager 6.0. The release will help ensure enterprise web applications are always fast and available even during peaks in demand – across Physical, Virtual and Cloud IT environments.
Enhanced functionality and sophisticated diagnostics gives IT professionals real-time visibility into web traffic and online application performance to manage traffic, spot problems and add more computing power during spikes in traffic.
New features include:
- Multi-hosted IP addresses to scale clusters more easily
- Command Line Interface to manage clusters more effectively
- Solid State Disk caching to improve performance by caching more content
- Detailed traffic diagnostics to visualize and debug traffic applications
- Integration with enterprise authentication for streamlined administration
- Geolocation technology to create location-sensitive traffic management policies
- Available on any Physical, Virtual or Cloud platform including Linux, Solaris, VMware, Xen, Oracle and Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
- New Virtual Appliances for Xen and Amazon Machine Image (AMI) for Amazon Web Services
Early Beta trials, where customers were given the opportunity to evaluate the new features, resulted in positive feedback. Charlotte Melén, Web Technology Manager at Comic Relief, comments, “With Zeus Traffic Manager 6.0, we can manage traffic on our terms and help ensure a balanced, smooth traffic-flow even during peak periods like our TV event for Red Nose Day.”
Paul Brennan, CEO, Zeus Technology, says, “The rapid adoption of Virtualization and Cloud Computing coupled with rising expectations for more dynamic and available web applications, presents new challenges for the IT department. The latest release from Zeus will enable businesses to cope with the massive growth in the demand for web services, which is putting huge demands on web infrastructures. Zeus Traffic Manager 6.0 will allow companies to see, manage and control their applications across any IT environment ensuring they are online all the time.”
For further information about Zeus Traffic Manager 6.0, please visit http://www.zeus.com/landing/traffic-manager-6.html
About Zeus Technology
Zeus software enables our customers to create, manage and deliver exceptional online services in Physical, Virtual and Cloud environments. Implementing a Zeus solution allows organizations to visualize and manipulate the flow of traffic to their web-enabled applications, thus ensuring a consistently robust web infrastructure. Coupled with the ability to deploy new online services very quickly, Zeus helps provide the competitive advantage businesses need, by making their online services faster, more reliable, more secure and easier to manage. Zeus software can be deployed on industry standard hardware, virtual machines and any Cloud platform, making it the right strategic choice for today and tomorrow. Zeus holds strategic partnerships with world-class companies such as Dell, HP, IBM, Intel, Joyent, Oracle, Sun, Qualcomm and VMware. Zeus powers over one million website infrastructures across the world including, the BBC, BT, Comic Relief, Domino’s Pizza, Gilt Groupe, ITV, Play.com, See Tickets, STA Travel and Virgin Media. Zeus is in a unique position to assist any business looking to enhance their mission-critical Internet service infrastructure. For more information, visit www.zeus.com.
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