Extending System Center to Cloud Applications
BridgeWays Management Pack for IBM WebSphere
BridgeWays Overview BridgeWays is the leader in extending Microsoft System Center Operations Manager through proactive consolidated monitoring of Windows, Linux, and UNIX applications and virtual environments
BENEFITS • Manage your whole environment from a single pane of glass view • Reuse and reinvest in the same System Center skillset — No additional man agement system to learn or implement • Reduce Opex by standardizing on System Center for everything • Achieve huge savings by eliminating the large IT burden and cost of integrating and maintaining multiple management systems
BridgeWays Management Pack for IBM WebSphere WebSphere Application Server (WAS) is a highly scalable and customizable Java environment that is the backbone for many organization’s mission critical applications. Having the ability to monitor WAS, the databases, the operating systems and the other components that make up the overall services saves money, improves efficiency and greatly reduces the number of issues that grow into full scale incidents and un-planned downtime. With Microsoft System Center Operations Manager and the BridgeWays Management Pack for IBM WebSphere, you have the tools you need to be able to maximize your investment in WebSphere Application Server. Native Operations Manager Management Pack • Maintain and monitor your WebSphere Application Servers within a single, centralized framework • Securely store all connection credentials as Run As accounts within SCOM • Deploy and configure monitoring directly through the SCOM console • Build out full distributed application models to tie your frontend, middle layer, backend and system hardware together as a single service
• Apply the same best-of-breed approach with service and health models to distributed applications • Track key performance indicators to assist with troubleshooting, optimize infrastructure performance and maximize business results • Collate data from several management packs into a single distributed application to expedite root cause analysis • Work with a single vendor for managing a wide range of line-of-business applications • Work with Service Manager to track Alerts and manage Change Requests
BridgeWays Management Pack For IBM WebSphere
Extending System Center to Cloud Applications Product Overview: BridgeWays Management Pack for IBM WebSphere
ABOUT BRIDGEWAYS BridgeWays, a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner, is the leader in extending Microsoft System Center through proactive consolidated monitoring of Windows, Linux, and UNIX applications and virtual environments. BridgeWays enables organizations to reduce IT costs by leveraging a best of breed approach, applying service and health models to the systems that run their business from a single
Deep Monitoring and Detailed KB Articles • WebSphere Application Server availability • CPU usage • JDBC Data Source usage • Thread pool usage • Web module JSP and servlet
console. BridgeWays is headquartered in New Haven, with R&D offices in Ottawa, Bracknell, Frankfurt, India and sales and support offices worldwide. For more information, please visit www.bridgeways.com. Contact Us: Corporate Headquarters New Haven USA 900 Chapel St. 10th. Floor New Haven, CT 06510 Tel: 1.866.602.0994 Research and Development Center Ottawa, Canada 515 Legget Dr., Suite 200, Kanata, Ontario K2K 3G4 Tel: 1.866.602.0994
Detailed monitoring of the health for your WebSphere Application Servers
Critical Performance Indicators • CPU and Heap memory usage • JDBC Data Source pool sizes and connection rates • Thread pool creation and destruction rates, pool sizes and thread counts • Web module response times, session creation rates, error rates and read/ write throughput Proactive Monitoring for Operational Efficiency Proactive monitoring with the BridgeWays Management Pack for IBM WebSphere reduces IT complexity and enhances efficiency by greatly decreasing the number of issues that grow into full scale incidents and un-planned downtime. In bringing all of the environmental and application monitoring together into a single tool, BridgeWays lowers operational costs by enabling you to maintain healthy, stable delivery of WebSphere services.
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BridgeWays provides an overall context for service issues to accelerate incident resolution