[FoRK] IBM acquires collation

Joe Barrera joe
Wed Nov 16 05:29:55 PST 2005


So now I will have worked at Microsoft, Sun, *and* IBM :-)

http://www.marketwire.com/mw/release_html_b1?release_id=101509

ARMONK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 11/16/2005 -- IBM today announced it has 
acquired Collation, a privately held company based in Redwood City, 
Calif. Financial details were not disclosed.

Collation software automatically captures information about IT 
resources, such as servers, applications and databases, and displays it 
on a detailed map. This enables IT staffs to better understand the 
impact of changes to an IT environment -- such as how a security patch 
can trigger a "domino effect" of unexpected problems that can bring down 
an online business. It also helps shrink the time it takes to discover 
and correct a problem.

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hanges to an IT environment -- such as how a security patch
can trigger a "domino effect" of unexpected problems that can bring
down an online business. It also helps shrink the time it takes to
discover and correct a problem.<br>
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