May 2001, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Computer Associates Middle East (CA-ME) today announced that Unicenter
TNG, its flagship enterprise management solution for eBusiness, and
ARCserve 2000, its industry-leading enterprise storage solution, have
received US-based Network Magazine's prestigious Product of the Year
annually to products and services for both the enterprise and the new
public network, Network Magazine's Product of the Year Awards are among
the most sought-after accolades in the networking industry, and Computer
Associates was the only software company to have two products selected
for this prestigious award.
editors of Network Magazine selected Unicenter TNG as the
"Management Platform of the Year" and ARCserve 2000 as the
"Storage Management Solution of the Year" based upon their
broad appeal to the publication's reader base, their competitive
advantages, price/performance, technical ingenuity, new features and
applications, and serviceability to the market. "CA's strength in
infrastructure management is evidenced by the top honors the company
received in two critical areas - systems and network management and
storage management," stated Steve Steinke, Network Magazine's
editor-in-chief. "CA continues to provide IT organizations
with the comprehensive solutions they need to grow their business."
Product of the Year categories reflect the rapid changes taking place in
networking technology. The categories this year are focused on
product areas essential to today's networking professionals, including
security, servers, network hardware, wireless equipment, enterprise
management software, troubleshooting tools and outsourced services.
To qualify for Product of the Year consideration, each qualifying
product had to ship during calendar year 2000.
Middle East customers have been experiencing for years the power and
benefit of these superior infrastructure management solutions, and I am
sure are not be surprised to hear that CA has won critical acclaim in
the United States for the performance of these products,” said
AbdulAziz Al-Salloum, managing director of Computer Associates Middle
East operations, commenting on the magazine’s prestigious awards to be
presented to the company in Las Vegas, USA later this month.
Network Magazine is focused on the enterprise and the critical overlap
where the enterprise meets the new public network. Providing
readers the information they want and need to succeed at their jobs,
Network Magazine, the only monthly networking publication, delivers
in-depth technical information in a strategic context to more than
200,000 networking professionals worldwide. Comprised of both the
enterprise and service provider sectors, all Network Magazine readers
are valuable buyers of networking products and services.
Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) delivers The Software
That Manages E-Business. CA's world-class solutions address all
aspects of e-business process management, information management, and
infrastructure management in six focus areas: enterprise management,
security, storage, e-business transformation and integration, portal and
knowledge management, and predictive analysis and visualization.
Founded in 1976, CA serves organizations in more than 100 countries,
including 99 percent of the Fortune 500 companies. For more information,
please visit http://ca.com/.
Associates Middle East (CA-ME) – the region’s leader in implementing
business software – employs more than 50 persons across the region,
and maintains offices in Bahrain; Kuwait; Khobar, Jeddah, and Riyadh
(regional headquarters), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; as well as Abu Dhabi
and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
CA-ME’s customer-base in the region includes the largest
enterprises in the banking and finance, oil and gas, and communications
sectors. Please visit us at: http://ca.com/offices/me.
further information, please contact:
Wallis Marketing Consultants
T: (971-4) 332-3225
F: (971-4) 332-3228
Attn: Mr. Michael E. Wallis, Ms Rawia G. Asali