OmniPro Network Services Delivers eBusiness-Enabling Network Management with Computer Associates NetworkIT

California-based Network and Web Management Services Provider

Joins CA's Certified Managed Services Provider Program



Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET from Computer Associates International, Inc.

    ISLANDIA, N.Y., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Associates
 International, Inc. (CA), today announced that the full service network and
 web management provider OmniPro Network Services, Inc. (ONSI), has chosen CA's
 eBusiness process-based network management solution NetworkIT to ensure the
 performance of its Remote Managed Services practice.
     ONSI's sophisticated remote network management service offering --
 Netcare1 -- is specifically designed for eBusinesses that need proactive IT
 support and cost-effective network management methods without having to hire
 expensive IT staff or incur significant operating costs.  As a highly
 automated solution, Netcare1 relies heavily on the robust event management
 capabilities provided by NetworkIT, allowing customers' limited staff to focus
 on their core competencies.
     "Empowered by NetworkIT, ONSI's Netcare1 service is like having an IT
 employee that never goes home and works 24 x 7," said Ranjan Decosta, CEO of
 ONSI.  "This represents a tremendous value to resource-strapped eBusinesses
 looking for a robust yet affordable way to manage their IT environment."
     ONSI has also joined CA's Certified Managed Services Provider Program,
 significantly enhancing its ability to meet the network management needs of
 mid-sized eBusiness customers remotely.
     "NetworkIT has enabled ONSI to become one of the best-equipped managed
 services providers on the West Coast," said Decosta.  "With the technology and
 unique support offered by CA's Certified Managed Services Provider Program, we
 are confidently presenting our growing client base with the most advanced
 management tools available."
     Channel partners enrolled in CA's Certified Managed Services Provider
 Program are provided with strategic business, sales, marketing and technical
 tools to support or expand their presence in the remote network and systems
 management market.  Besides special licensing and pricing on CA software,
 member partners also receive training and certification for technical and
 sales staff, as well as business development and management assistance from
 specially trained business technologists.
     "It's very exciting to see ONSI solutions leveraging the event management
 capabilities of NetworkIT to help customers in the small and medium-sized
 business markets get maximum value from their IT infrastructure investments,"
 said Allan Peters, senior vice president of channel sales, network division,
 CA.  "ONSI is a prime example of how CA technologies offer both technology
 providers and end-user organizations outstanding value as they move forward
 with their respective eBusiness strategies."
 
     About Computer Associates
     Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE:   CA) delivers The Software
 That Manages eBusiness.  CA's world-class solutions address all aspects of
 eBusiness process management, information management, and infrastructure
 management in six focus areas: enterprise management, security, storage,
 eBusiness transformation and integration, portal and knowledge management, and
 predictive analysis and visualization.  Founded in 1976, CA serves
 organizations in more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune
 500 companies. For more information, please visit http://ca.com.
 
    About OmniPro Network Services, Inc.
    OmniPro Systems, Inc. a 'build to order' PC manufacturing company based in
 San Francisco, Calif. with a branch office in Sacramento, Calif. was
 established in 1991.  Building on its business philosophy of integrating
 technology with service, the company recently launched OmniPro Network
 Services, Inc., a full service network and web management division. For more
 information, please visit http://omninetcare.com.
 
     Computer Associates International, Inc.  One Computer Associates Plaza,
 Islandia, N.Y. 11749.  All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos
 referenced herein belong to their respective companies.
 
 

SOURCE Computer Associates International, Inc.
    ISLANDIA, N.Y., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Associates
 International, Inc. (CA), today announced that the full service network and
 web management provider OmniPro Network Services, Inc. (ONSI), has chosen CA's
 eBusiness process-based network management solution NetworkIT to ensure the
 performance of its Remote Managed Services practice.
     ONSI's sophisticated remote network management service offering --
 Netcare1 -- is specifically designed for eBusinesses that need proactive IT
 support and cost-effective network management methods without having to hire
 expensive IT staff or incur significant operating costs.  As a highly
 automated solution, Netcare1 relies heavily on the robust event management
 capabilities provided by NetworkIT, allowing customers' limited staff to focus
 on their core competencies.
     "Empowered by NetworkIT, ONSI's Netcare1 service is like having an IT
 employee that never goes home and works 24 x 7," said Ranjan Decosta, CEO of
 ONSI.  "This represents a tremendous value to resource-strapped eBusinesses
 looking for a robust yet affordable way to manage their IT environment."
     ONSI has also joined CA's Certified Managed Services Provider Program,
 significantly enhancing its ability to meet the network management needs of
 mid-sized eBusiness customers remotely.
     "NetworkIT has enabled ONSI to become one of the best-equipped managed
 services providers on the West Coast," said Decosta.  "With the technology and
 unique support offered by CA's Certified Managed Services Provider Program, we
 are confidently presenting our growing client base with the most advanced
 management tools available."
     Channel partners enrolled in CA's Certified Managed Services Provider
 Program are provided with strategic business, sales, marketing and technical
 tools to support or expand their presence in the remote network and systems
 management market.  Besides special licensing and pricing on CA software,
 member partners also receive training and certification for technical and
 sales staff, as well as business development and management assistance from
 specially trained business technologists.
     "It's very exciting to see ONSI solutions leveraging the event management
 capabilities of NetworkIT to help customers in the small and medium-sized
 business markets get maximum value from their IT infrastructure investments,"
 said Allan Peters, senior vice president of channel sales, network division,
 CA.  "ONSI is a prime example of how CA technologies offer both technology
 providers and end-user organizations outstanding value as they move forward
 with their respective eBusiness strategies."
 
     About Computer Associates
     Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE:   CA) delivers The Software
 That Manages eBusiness.  CA's world-class solutions address all aspects of
 eBusiness process management, information management, and infrastructure
 management in six focus areas: enterprise management, security, storage,
 eBusiness transformation and integration, portal and knowledge management, and
 predictive analysis and visualization.  Founded in 1976, CA serves
 organizations in more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune
 500 companies. For more information, please visit http://ca.com.
 
    About OmniPro Network Services, Inc.
    OmniPro Systems, Inc. a 'build to order' PC manufacturing company based in
 San Francisco, Calif. with a branch office in Sacramento, Calif. was
 established in 1991.  Building on its business philosophy of integrating
 technology with service, the company recently launched OmniPro Network
 Services, Inc., a full service network and web management division. For more
 information, please visit http://omninetcare.com.
 
     Computer Associates International, Inc.  One Computer Associates Plaza,
 Islandia, N.Y. 11749.  All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos
 referenced herein belong to their respective companies.
 
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