Adaptiva and Blue Turtle Technologies Announce Partnership to Extend Global Reach of IT Management Solutions

Alliance Expands Best-in-Class Offerings with Adaptiva Systems Management Software Suite

Seattle, WA, March 08, 2012 --( Adaptiva (, a provider of IT systems management solutions, today announced a strategic partnership with Blue Turtle Technologies (, a leading South African IT management solutions provider. Blue Turtle will extend its IT offerings throughout South Africa by offering the Adaptiva suite of IT systems management software solutions. Adaptiva holds premier status as Microsoft System Center Alliance Gold Partner and serves clients around the globe.

“Adaptiva offers simple, elegant and mature best-in-class solutions which simplify the complexity of IT,” said Martyn Healy, director of marketing at Blue Turtle. “Blue Turtle can now leverage Adaptiva to streamline IT management, rapidly deliver content and increase the ROI on existing systems.”

“We are pleased to partner with Blue Turtle Technologies,” said Todd Floyd, vice president of sales and operations at Adaptiva.“Blue Turtle’s offerings complement Adaptiva’s IT systems management software suite and extends Adaptiva’s presence in the South African market. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership with Blue Turtle.”

Through this agreement, Blue Turtle Technologies will offer Adaptiva:
OneSite. Provides simplified, complete and cost-effective desktop management by eliminating server infrastructure and improving ROI on software distribution, inventory and the operation of Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager. Adaptiva OneSite provides visibility and control, offers more efficient, secure and streamlined processes to deliver any content to any client anytime, anywhere.

Companion. Offers complete, cost-effective PC power and configuration management. Adaptiva Companion provides end-to-end system visibility and control, coupled with advanced PC power management, and is backed by robust reporting to improve processes, reduce costs and increase ROI.

Green Planet. An extension to Adaptiva Companion, Green Planet offers a collaborative approach to optimizing PC power management, backed by on-demand reporting. Green Planet identifies PC energy harvesting and conservation opportunities to reduce costs. Green Planet reporting provides actual savings and the positive environmental impact in aggregate and by business unit.

Client Health. Performs scheduled or ad hoc health checks on one or a collection of PCs to help maximize the success of computer management services. Client Health provides 100% accountability for distribution and updates, reduces the cost of managing Windows-based PCs and centralizes visibility and control for IT administrators.


About Adaptiva
Founded in 2004, Adaptiva ( is a leader in innovative systems management software solutions. A Microsoft Gold Partner, Adaptiva extends Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager providing revolutionary hierarchy simplification, client health assurance and PC power management solutions, Adaptiva eliminates server infrastructure, streamlines system management and optimizes content distribution through a distributed network while significantly increasing the return on investment on existing systems. Adaptiva is deployed on more than 1 million devices in over 14 countries, and is sold directly and through a network of partners and channel resellers. Learn more at (, email or call 425.823.4500.

About Blue Turtle Technologies
Blue Turtle Technologies provides solutions for optimising, enhancing and leveraging existing IT investment, and supporting the cost effective delivery of new technology initiatives. With experience from mainframe to desktop, Blue Turtle delivers solutions for the effective management of IT infrastructures employing innovative software products, backed by ‘best-practice’ implementation services. Blue Turtle's strategy leverages ‘best-in-class’ software products brought together from leading international and South African software providers to deliver compelling and cost effective technology management solutions to customers. For more information, visit

Cherie Wentz Blehm