CAMPBELL, Calif., March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nimsoft today announced that HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global IT services provider, has integrated Nimsoft Monitor into HCL MyCloud Watch, a hybrid cloud monitoring offering that provides cost-effective, unified monitoring of client infrastructure and services.
Built on the HCL Management Tools as a Service (MTaaS) delivery platform, HCL MyCloud Watch leverages Nimsoft Monitor and its multi-tenant architecture to optimize visibility into complex computing environments, while reducing operational costs. Nimsoft Monitor was selected for its advanced monitoring capabilities, as well as its lightweight monitoring stack—designed to make it fast and easy to deploy, without compromising functionality.
"Our constant endeavor is to provide best in class functionality to accelerate the adoption of cloud services," said Mr. Kalyan Kumar, AVP and head-cross functional services, HCL ISD, HCL Technologies. "Nimsoft Monitor fulfilled both our technical and business requirements—providing us with a flexible, agile solution that is cloud-ready and readily applicable to a full range of client environments."
HCL MyCloud Watch supports Vblock™ Infrastructure Packages, which integrate components from Cisco, EMC and VMware. Nimsoft Monitor delivers essential remote monitoring, event correlation and analysis capabilities not available from the standard Vblock Infrastructure Packages. Its robust support for Vblock can enable end-to-end performance and availability monitoring of the network storage, compute and application layers in HCL clients' infrastructures. Additionally, HCL MyCloud Watch will allow heterogeneous monitoring of private and public cloud platforms and services.
Nimsoft Monitor is a component of Nimsoft Unified Manager, a multi-tenant IT Management-as-a-Service solution that combines industry-leading infrastructure monitoring and ready-to-use ITIL®-based service management capabilities in a single solution.
"Global IT services companies like HCL succeed by leveraging lightweight cloud solutions that enable them to offer their clients compelling value propositions, without burdening themselves with a lot of IT complexity," said Chris O'Malley, Nimsoft CEO. "Nimsoft Monitor is being widely embraced by these providers precisely because it delivers rich functionality in such an adaptable and cost-effective way."
About HCL Technologies
HCL Technologies is a leading global IT services company, working with clients in the areas that impact and redefine the core of their businesses. Since its inception into the global landscape after its IPO in 1999, HCL focuses on 'transformational outsourcing', underlined by innovation and value creation, and offers integrated portfolio of services including software-led IT solutions, remote infrastructure management, engineering and R&D services and BPO. HCL leverages its extensive global offshore infrastructure and network of offices in 26 countries to provide holistic, multi-service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Services, Public Services and Healthcare. HCL takes pride in its philosophy of 'Employee First, Customer Second' which empowers our 83,076 transformers to create a real value for the customers. HCL Technologies, along with its subsidiaries, has reported consolidated revenues of US$ 3.9 billion (` 18,334 crores), as on 31 December 2011 (on LTM basis). For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com.
Nimsoft provides integrated, IT management as a service solutions for businesses and service provider customers globally, including 1&1, CDW, SoftLayer, SunGard Availability Services, Sur La Table, TriNet, and Virgin America. The company's Nimsoft Unified Manager is an industry-leading solution that helps organizations easily monitor and manage IT services in increasingly complex business environments. Nimsoft solutions integrate with existing resources from the data center to the cloud, and are available on a pay-as-you-go basis. For more information, visit www.nimsoft.com.