Press Release

For Immediate Release



 

Ecora Featured as All-Star in
EMA's Enterprise Systems Management Report

Awarded Best in Class Distinction in Change Management Category

Portsmouth, N.H. – February  12, 2008 – Ecora Software, the market-proven leader for configuration audit and analytics solutions, announced it was named an All-Star in Enterprise Management Associates' (EMA) "All-Stars in Enterprise Systems Management for 2008" report. In this new research report, EMA, a leading analyst firm focused specifically on the IT Management market, highlights the best in class vendors in a number of specific disciplines. EMA named Ecora to the All-Star Team in the category of Change Management.

"Many major software vendors have introduced new versions of software with potential change management and compliance issues that are only now beginning to impact a vast majority of organizations," said Mike Sullivan, president, Ecora. "Ecora's recognition as an 'all-star' in change management underscores our commitment to provide global organizations with thorough, actionable information in rich report templates, customizable for every level in an organization concerned with appropriate configuration of an IT enterprise. These tailored reports afford the ability to validate compliance for any internal or external IT audit scenario, and increase productivity by ensuring that change and configuration can be managed in a secure, reliable, and timely fashion."

In January 2008, Ecora released version 4.5 of its Ecora Auditor Professional™, designed to help organizations meet service level agreements by minimizing potential causes of downtime, reducing the costly impact of meeting and sustaining compliance mandates, improving overall infrastructure security by identifying unintended changes and the potential risks associated with them, and improving the overall operational efficiency of IT professionals. Auditor Pro delivers immediate value by leveraging pre-defined policies and rich report templates to provide the foundation for effective change and configuration management. Easy-to-read reporting functionality allows an IT manager to identify what changes were made, and to generate root-cause analysis reports identifying who was responsible for making the change. New features in 4.5 include the Ecora Compliance Center, the option for Agent or Agentless Enterprise Data Collection and Help desk and asset database integration.

For more information and current pricing, contact Ecora by phone at 877-92ecora (923-2672) or by emailing sales@ecora.com. A trial evaluation of Auditor Professional can be requested on www.ecora.com.

About Ecora Software

Ecora Software is the market-proven leader for Configuration Audit and Analytics solutions that allow a proactive view of the IT infrastructure and deliver actionable evidence ensuring critical business services remain operationally effective, secure, and compliant with internal standards and external regulations. Auditor ProfessionalT offers immediate value with its agentless architecture matched with rich report templates and pre-defined policies providing the foundation for effective change and configuration management. Please visit us at www.ecora.com