INSYSTEK Introduces Virtualize IT Features

September 27, 2006 -- Enterprise Management software provider INSYSTEK ( released on Wednesday a partial list of the company's Virtualize IT management features that will be an enabled in the 5.0 solutions. Using INSYSTEKÂ’s Virtualize IT technology, customers will be able to discover and map virtual environments, create virtual machines, track and manage physical and virtual relationships and automate the lifecycle of a large number of virtual servers and desktops.

INSYSTEK® Virtualize IT technology provides the ability to effortlessly manage complex virtual infrastructures from the same console used to manage the physical one.

In addition to the Agentless desktop and server management features in the existing solutions. Virtualize IT Features will include:

• Common user interface – Manage VMWare VirtualCenter, Windows Desktops and Servers from a single console. Virtualize IT is the connection between physical and virtual environments, providing access to multiple VirtualCenter Servers and Windows environments at the same time in one view. Control and Configure physical systems from the same view managing virtual machines and resources.

• Scalable management- Manage thousands of servers and virtual machines. Virtualize IT enabled solutions provide support for multiple VirtualCenter servers and Windows environments in one console and are designed from the ground up to be responsive and robust enough to handle large IT environments. Dynamically Load balanced and fail over services provide the ability to quickly and reliably managed tens of thousands of systems.

• Hierarchical management- Manage with ease, Virtualize IT features allow management at the VirtualCenter, Folder, Hosts, Resource Pool level, applying or scheduling tasks to execute on a collection of assets and resources instead of just one. Schedule or execute reboots, installs, snapshots, cloning, and most VirtualCenter tasks from a logical group approach saving vast amounts of time and resources.

• Discovery, Link and Manage - Auto Discover virtual infrastructure systems and resources and dynamically link physical to virtual machine relationships. Deploy software applications, patches, and critical updates. Inventory and audit both physical systems and virtual resources for full hardware and software configurations and changes.

• Virtualize IT wizards – Wizards automate many administrative functions including the ability to completely replicate inventoried physical systems as image ready virtual machines in a single easy to use wizard for hot site, backups, disaster recovery planning or desktop and server migration.

• Creating, Cloning and Templates - Create new virtual machines with a user friendly wizard. Clone existing virtual machines when a new instance of a desktop or server is needed. Convert virtual machines to templates. Establish configuration standards for virtual machines and deploy new virtual machines from standard templates.

• Audit and Track - Virtualize IT technology extends the already comprehensive inventory model for the complete inventory of virtual machines, resource pools and physical servers. The extended model Includes all INSYSTEK’s baseline configuration audit and historical tracking features.

• System monitoring and Consolidation planning- Continuously monitor physical servers and virtual machine for availability and utilization from a single interface. Set five separate alarms levels for hundreds of performance stats for physical and virtual systems and resources to manage and prevent problems. Quickly identify servers for consolidation.

• Reports - Virtualize IT technology extends INSYSTEK’s Crystal Reports features to include all VirtualCenter resources in additional to combined reports that provide a holistic view of the Physical to Virtual environment.


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