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New York, NY, United States, 2009/04/29 - Simon Woodward, Product Manager at Tideway, will present a session titled “Automated Discovery and Dependency Mapping for Operations Manager” at the Microsoft Management Summit 2009.
Woodward’s presentation will take place on Thursday, April 30 at 4:00 pm PDT.
In this session, Woodward will discuss how Microsoft Systems Center Operations Manager users can leverage Tideway Foundation to enhance end-to-end service management. Tideway Foundation automatically discovers and maps IT services and dependencies across heterogeneous infrastructure. Woodward will demonstrate how Foundation can use this intelligence to automatically build and maintain Distributed Application Diagrams within Systems Center Operations Manager, enabling users to remove manual and error-prone processes, decrease costs and maximize the monitoring offered by Systems Center Operations Manager.
The Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) provides IT professionals with technical information and training on the latest IT management solutions from Microsoft, partners and industry experts. MMS 2009 will feature more than 140 technical sessions led by industry experts and 9,000 hands-on labs during the week that will offer attendees a guided tour of the latest management technologies from Microsoft.
Simon Woodward has nine years of industry experience building systems and designing small applications, large native GUIs, server-based systems, and database applications. Prior to joining Tideway, he spent eight years at Hewlett Packard as a senior engineer on Enterprise Discovery. As Product Manager at Tideway, Woodward addresses clients’ issues and feedback about Tideway Foundation.
Tideway helps get data center projects done – on time and on budget. Tideway Foundation™ software continuously maps application relationships to physical and virtual infrastructure, including the dependencies between them. This single, automated view of application topology takes the cost and risk out of data center migration, consolidation and virtualization projects, accelerating ROI. Clients include Avis, BT, Carphone Warehouse, Dresdner Kleinwort, ING, Linklaters, Mizuho Bank and Wachovia.
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