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Benefits of Systemwalker
Systemwalker is built specifically to take the guesswork out of business management through the use of IT. Therefore, its strength lies in helping companies like you, optimize your IT system investment for maximum business benefits.
These benefits include:
- Ensuring High Service Levels
Systemwalker monitors operational status across multiple systems, networks, and applications. It detects problems and identifies their potential impact on business processes. It also automatically initiates actions, such as generating notifications and alerts when problems are detected, enabling the IT staff to head off problems before they result in performance degradation or system downtime. As a result, you can be assured of the high service levels required in today's fiercely competitive business environment.
- Reducing Total Cost of Ownership
With only a small portion of your total cost of ownership (TCO) going towards the initial hardware and software purchases, the lion's share thus, is the cost for system management and support. Systemwalker helps you lower system management costs with a variety of advanced capabilities including the automation of routine and repetitive tasks, automated software distribution and automatic network traffic control. In addition, Systemwalker helps you lower support costs with a remote operation capability that allows support technicians to manipulate remote computers, even installing and configuring software - all without leaving their desks.
- Interoperability with Existing Environment
Systemwalker supports all major open system standards. It can handle highly complex systems made up of a wide variety of heterogeneous computing assets and network devices. You can use it to manage all popular platforms, including AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Windows NT, Windows 2000 and Windows XP. Plus, it's compatible with all major applications, including enterprise resource planning (ERP), database and groupware applications.
Systemwalker can be used in conjunction with other system management products that support open standards. So, you can easily integrate it with your existing system management infrastructure. These include solutions from such industry leaders as Tivoli, Microsoft, Cisco, 3Com and Oracle. .