"Micromuse Inc., the leading provider of fault and service-level
management software, today announced the availability of its
Netcool/Internet Service Monitors (Netcool/ISMs) version 2.0
software suite on the Microsoft Window NT and RedHat Linux
operating system platforms.
"The Netcool/ISMs suite is being used to monitor 70% of Internet
backbone traffic and services, including the networks of some of
the world's leading service providers and eBusiness-oriented
enterprises such as EarthLink, Global Crossing, Cable &
Wireless, Verio, PSINet, and UUNET, an MCI/WorldCom company."
"The Netcool/ISMs suite collects performance and availability
data from 18 Internet protocols and services, encompassing the core
set of services offered by ISPs, ASPs, Web hosting companies and
enterprises supporting eBusiness initiatives. These services
include Web pages, e-mail, file transfer, directory services, news,
and security. The architecture of the Netcool/ISMs suite is highly
scalable, enabling service providers and corporations to
significantly improve the uptime of their Internet connections,
corporate Intranets, and extranets."