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 applications. 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 appreciated." 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 Option. 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 environments. 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 location. 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 http://ca.com. About IDG World Expo IDG World Expo (http://www.idgworldexpo.com) produces excellent tradeshows, conferences, and events for emerging IT markets around the globe. As the leading IT event management company, IDG World Expo leverages its unsurpassed experience and knowledge of IT-focused events and conferences, enabling technology companies to capture the attention and loyalty of influential buyers. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes ASPWorld Conference & Expo, COMNET, Internet Commerce Expo (ICe), LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, Macworld Conference & Expo and Internet Entertainment Expo. IDG World Expo is a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the leading global provider of IT media, research, conferences, and expositions. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading IT media, research and exposition company. IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers and 4,000 book titles and offers online users the largest network of technology-specific sites around the world through IDG.net (http://www.idg.net), which comprises more than 270 targeted Web sites In 70 countries. IDG is also a leading producer of 168 computer-related expositions worldwide, and provides IT market analysis through 50 offices in 43 countries worldwide. Company information is available at http://www.idg.com All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies.
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