CA's Unicenter TNG Unanimous Choice for Best System Integration Solution at Linuxworld

eBusiness Infrastructure Management Solution

Cited for Superior Support of Linux

Feb 02, 2001, 00:00 ET from Computer Associates International, Inc.

    ISLANDIA, N.Y. and NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Associates
 International, Inc. (CA) announced today that Unicenter TNG, its flagship
 eBusiness management solution, was awarded "Best System Integration Solution"
 at The LinuxWorld Conference and Expo.
     Unicenter TNG is the only complete solution to enable organizations to
 manage Linux within the context of their heterogeneous enterprises.  It aligns
 service levels with business objectives and services, and ensures high
 availability, optimal performance, and security for today's eCommerce
     The award was presented as part of the "Show Favorite Awards" ceremony by
 LinuxWorld Conference owners and producers, IDG World Expo.  A group of
 industry experts, technical writers, analysts, and consultants selected the
 Show Favorite award winners.
     "CA's Unicenter TNG is a very important solution for the Linux community,"
 said Alan Fedder, one of the judges who is president of UniForum Association,
 an international, vendor-independent association that promotes open computing.
 "After reviewing the various products in the category, the judges came to a
 clear-cut, unanimous decision -- based on the superior performance that
 Unicenter TNG exhibited.  CA's commitment to the Linux community is greatly
     Unicenter TNG enables management of Linux servers in conjunction with all
 other resources across the enterprise, including policy definition, alarm
 thresholds, software distribution and other enterprise-wide wide
 administration tasks.  From a single Linux-based Unicenter TNG console,
 organizations can automatically discover and manage across Unix, NetWare,
 OpenVMS, OS/390, and Windows server platforms.  Unicenter TNG natively
 supports the major flavors of Linux, including Red Hat Linux, SuSE Linux,
 Caldera Linux, and TurboLinux.
     "The title of this award -- 'Best System Integration Solution' -- is
 entirely appropriate for Unicenter TNG, which provides completely integrated
 management functions to support Linux and all major platforms," said Jack
 Kudale, brand manager, enterprise management, CA.  "As the de-facto standard
 for eBusiness infrastructure management in the enterprise, Unicenter TNG
 greatly reduces both the cost and complexity of maintaining a dynamic and
 diverse IT environment."
     Underscoring its commitment to Linux, CA this week announced Unicenter TNG
 Performance Neugents for Linux and the Unicenter TNG Cluster Management
     Unicenter TNG Performance Neugents for Linux utilize CA's patented
 Neugents technology to enable eBusiness managers to predict and discover
 potential problems on Linux servers before services are adversely affected.
 These unique predictive capabilities enable organizations to achieve the
 highest levels of service and customer satisfaction within their eBusiness
     The Unicenter TNG Cluster Management Option provides robust management of
 cluster servers from leading solution providers and major Linux vendors.  It
 normalizes the monitoring and management of multiple clusters from a single
     About Computer Associates
     Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE:   CA) delivers the most
 advanced and comprehensive portfolio of software solutions that manage
 eBusiness. CA has more than 18,000 employees worldwide and had revenue in
 excess of $6 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2000. For more
 information, visit
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