Jul 14 2010

Ipswitch's WhatsUp Event Archiver Awarded Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) by U.S. Army

Software automates log collection, clearing, and consolidation required for auditing and regulatory compliance

Lexington, Mass. – July 14, 2010 – Ipswitch, Inc.'s Network Management Division, the developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative IT management software, today announced that its Event Archiver software has received the Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) from the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command. The Certificate of Networthiness signifies that Event Archiver is configured to the current Army Golden Master baseline and complies with all U.S. Army and Department of Defense (DoD) standards for security, compatibility and sustainability. A CoN is required for all enterprise software products deployed in the Army Enterprise Infrastructure Network and used by the U.S. Army, all National Guard, Army Reserve and DoD organizations.


The U.S. Army chose WhatsUp Event Archiver as a recommended solution to streamline the process of clearing, collecting, consolidating and storing log data for auditing and regulatory compliance purposes, because it exceeds the U.S. Army’s strict security, sustainability and interoperability requirements.


"We are very proud that Event Archiver 7.1 and Ipswitch's WhatsUp Gold 14.2, which was previously awarded the CoN, have been recognized as being in compliance with the Army's strictest standards for software security," said Patrick Loring, vice president of sales, Ipswitch, Inc.'s Network Management Division. “We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the GIS community and delivering software that earns the Department of Defense's highest level of certification is an important milestone for the entire company.


Event Archiver (Cert #: 201004611), automates log collection, clearing and consolidation. It is essential for audit requirements for regulatory compliance. Event Archiver is part of the WhatsUp Gold Event Log Management Suite, which also includes: WhatsUp Event Analyst, with one-click filtering for event examination and log trends analysis as well as reporting for audit and compliance; WhatsUp Event Alarm, which provides monitoring, alerting and real-time notification of key events; and WhatsUp Event Rover, for on-the-fly forensics and log data mining.


About the Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc.

The Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc. is the developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative IT management software. WhatsUp Gold delivers comprehensive network, system, application and event log monitoring and management solutions for small and medium businesses and enterprises. Built on a modular, yet integrated architecture, the affordable and easy-to-use solutions scale with the size and complexity of any physical or virtual IT infrastructure. From a single console, WhatsUp Gold supports standard IT management tasks including automated discovery, mapping, real-time monitoring, alerting, troubleshooting and reporting. More than 100,000 networks worldwide use WhatsUp Gold solutions to assure the availability, health and security of their critical business infrastructure today.

Ipswitch, Inc.'s Network Management Division recently added to its product line complete, easy-to-use solutions for Windows Security Event Management (SEM) and Log Management for small businesses and enterprise-level organizations suite with the acquisition of Dorian Software Creations, Inc. WhatsUp Gold was named Network Management Product of 2010 by Network Computing Magazine and earned the Network Products Guide 2010 Product Innovation Award in Network Management. To learn more about WhatsUp Gold – the best value in IT Management software, download a free trial or to make a purchase, please visit: https://www.ipswitch.com/forms/free-trials/whatsup-gold/.