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Taunton, Somerset, United Kingdom, 2010/06/02 - Metron announces it has won a contract worth in excess of $700,000, with a major telecoms and television services company.
After a recent merger and acquisition a major telecoms and television services company needed to find a partner with the capability to provide services to help plan the integration of applications across their combined business units from an IT performance and capacity management perspective.
Metron is to deliver a turnkey professional service engagement utilizing their expertise and knowledge in modeling large numbers of applications.Factors in the decision to choose Metron included their cross-platform expertise and extensive real-world experience in tasks such as capacity planning, server sizing and consolidation assessment.
This expertise is helping the company to make dynamic business decisions around the consolidation of the merged businesses. A range of what if scenarios are to be evaluated enabling the company to select the most cost effective route forward whilst protecting user service levels.
By using Metron consultancy to manage their performance and capacity the Company can leverage Metron’s experience and Athene, Metron’s enterprise software, providing assurance to their organisation that all their capacity and performance issues are being effectively managed.
Metron is delivering services over the course of 2010 and the client has an option to license Athene, Metron’s capacity management software, as part of the agreement.
Metron Technology (metron.co.uk) was founded in 1986 and is the leading Performance Management and Capacity Planning specialist. Metron-Athene Inc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Metron technology Ltd.
Metron are committed to continue developing products to provide IT users with the maximum benefits at the least cost. We are delivering this by creating automated products that embody an increasing level of intelligence to address the continuing evolution and complexity of hardware environments and software applications.
Metron's Athene performance management software is the most cost-effective product in its class providing fully integrated ITIL®-compliant capacity management with automatic performance analysis and reporting for UNIX, Linux, Windows and Mainframe Servers.
Athene 8 is the world’s most scalable performance management software for real and virtual environments with the Universal Capacity Planning Module interfacing with all third-party systems management products.
The company works in partnership with leading IT suppliers such as Hewlett Packard, Microsoft Systems, VMware, Computer Associates, IBM, Capgemini, and Oracle. The world’s leading outsourcing companies are now using Athene combined with expert ITIL® consultancy and training services as a key element of their Service Management and Delivery.
Athene is a registered trademark of Metron Technology Ltd and Metron-Athene, Inc.
® ITIL is a Registered Trade Mark, and a Registered Community Trade Mark of the Office of Government Commerce, and is Registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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