Pasadena, Calif. - March 3, 2003 - Intersperse, Inc., an enterprise software
company that provides real-time management for the integrated enterprise,
today announced an OEM partnership with webMethods, the leading independent
provider of integration software. webMethods includes the Intersperse
Console as part of webMethods Manager product, helping its customers optimize
IT performance to meet business objectives.
The Intersperse Console is a component of the Intersperse Management
Framework, a combination of console, services, and agents that enable
IT organizations to prioritize and resolve IT problems based on business
significance derived from business process and integration service objects
provided by webMethods Manager. By correlating the physical to logical
relationships between objects, the Intersperse Framework helps companies
align their business and IT objectives and improve service levels to lines
of business through reduced operational risk.
In conjunction with the webMethods Manager server, the Intersperse Console
provides real-time discovery, mapping, monitoring, analysis and control
of webMethods integration resources and business processes. The Intersperse
Console, via the Open Management Interface (OMI) specification, automatically
discovers all deployed webMethods resources, maps them to business processes,
and exposes real-time information and analytics about the discovered environment
for complete monitoring and control. By monitoring the performance of
their webMethods environment, IT integration teams can detect problems
before they escalate, diagnose the root cause and measure both operational
and business impact of integration issues to help prioritize corrective
"At webMethods, we are committed to providing the most advanced
tools available to help our customers achieve new levels of productivity.
By including the Intersperse Console with the webMethods Manager product
we provide users with even greater options to manage all aspects of their
webMethods environment in real-time for optimal performance," said
Jim Green, Executive Vice President and CTO at webMethods, Inc.
"webMethods has established itself as a leader in the integration
space by offering a comprehensive, enterprise-wide platform to help organizations
automate business processes," said Daniel Udoutch, President and
CEO at Intersperse, Inc. "webMethods' decision to offer its customers
the Intersperse Console as part of webMethods Manager product highlights
the importance of adding visibility and real-time management to help companies
align their business goals with their IT decisions and validates the strength
of our technology."
Intersperse, Inc., is an enterprise software company that provides a distributed
management solution for software components and services across application,
integration and process servers. The Intersperse Management Framework
enables IT integration teams to gain vendor-independent visibility and
control of their integrated application environments-resulting in reduced
operational risk and increased service levels to business. Our solutions
are deployed at Fortune 500 customers within financial services, high-tech
manufacturing, telecommunications and retail. Intersperse is headquartered
in Pasadena, CA. For more information, please visit www.intersperse.com.