Unisys Teams Up With Aternity to Enhance Clients' End User Experience Management
Companies Partner to Deliver a New Generation of Application Management Services.
- (1888PressRelease) November 30, 2011 - Aternity Inc., the industry's leader in end user experience management solutions for Global 1000 enterprises, today announced that Aternity and Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) have taken a further step in the collaboration that enables Unisys to integrate Aternity's Frontline Performance Intelligence (FPI) Platform into its managed end-user services solutions.
The expanded agreement will enable Unisys to provide tailored options for managed-service solutions based on Aternity's FPI Platform. Through these solutions Unisys can manage performance of applications used by clients' employees.
In addition to the option to monitor all of an organization's desktops/laptops to make sure that they are delivering fast, consistent performance for end users, Unisys will offer other Aternity-enabled solutions tailored to specific sets of client-defined business applications that run in physical or virtual environments.
"This expanded relationship with Aternity gives Unisys new ways to customize services that use Aternity's powerful advanced analytics technology," said Larry Dunn, vice president, Global IT Outsourcing Solutions, Unisys. "Unisys can provide a greater range of targeted, cost-efficient end-user support solutions to gauge application performance, isolate developing problems and take proactive steps to head off service events so our clients' end users can stay consistently productive."
Aternity's FPI Platform is an end user experience management solution that continuously monitors three key areas - application performance, device performance, and user productivity. By proactively targeting potential issues Aternity's FPI Platform helps IT managers optimize application and end user performance. Aternity helps to ensure optimal performance for business applications by monitoring the performance of every desktop - physical or virtual - Aternity's FPI Platform increases user productivity and eliminates business disruptions.
"We are committed to enabling Unisys' visionary approach to the next-generation of managed end-user support services, while supporting the end-user experience needs of their global clients," said Trevor Matz, president and CEO, Aternity. "We look forward to working with Unisys to help their clients achieve user-centric proactive IT management with their critical business applications and systems."
Unisys is a worldwide information technology company. We provide a portfolio of IT services, software, and technology that solves critical problems for clients. We specialize in helping clients secure their operations, increase the efficiency and utilization of their data centers, enhance support to their end users and constituents, and modernize their enterprise applications. To provide these services and solutions, we bring together offerings and capabilities in outsourcing services, systems integration and consulting services, infrastructure services, maintenance services, and high-end server technology. With approximately 23,000 employees, Unisys serves commercial organizations and government agencies throughout the world. For more information, visit www.unisys.com. Follow Unisys on Twitter.
Aternity redefines real end user experience management by delivering the industry's first Frontline Performance Intelligence (FPI) Platform, effectively transforming every desktop - physical or virtual - into a self-monitoring platform that is user experience aware. By arming organizations with user-centric, proactive IT management capabilities, the Aternity FPI Platform dramatically reduces business disruption and increases user productivity. With Aternity's 360 degree view of end user experience, advanced analytics for preemptive problem detection and cause analysis, and right-time decision support capabilities, Global 1000 enterprises finally have the empirical evidence on how application performance and usage impacts business results, providing them with a path for constant improvement.
Aternity was named a Top 10 Most Promising Start-up by Ernst & Young and Globes and a Top 50 Startup by InformationWeek. In addition, the company has received prestigious industry recognition from the American Business Awards, the International Business Awards, Best in Biz Awards, The Boston Business Journal, The Marker and NetworkWorld Magazine. To further evaluate how Aternity can bring winning performance to your frontline and to find out if you qualify for a free evaluation and proof of concept, visit www.aternity.com.
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