Blue Turtle Technologies, Adaptiva announce partnership to extend global reach of IT management solutions

Blue Turtle Technologies (Blue Turtle) (http://www.blueturtle.co.za), a leading South African IT management solutions provider, today announced a strategic partnership with Adaptiva (http://www.adaptiva.com), a provider of IT systems management solutions.

Blue Turtle will extend its IT offerings throughout South Africa by offering the Adaptiva suite of IT systems management software solutions. Adaptiva holds premier status as Microsoft System Centre Alliance Gold Partner and serves clients around the globe.

“Adaptiva offer simple, elegant and mature best-in-class solutions which simplify the complexity of IT,” said Martyn Healy, director of marketing at Blue Turtle. “Blue Turtle can now leverage Adaptiva to streamline IT management, rapidly deliver content and increase the ROI on existing systems.”

“We are pleased to partner with Blue Turtle Technologies,” said Todd Floyd, vice-president of sales and operations at Adaptiva. “Blue Turtle’s offerings complement Adaptiva’s IT systems management software suite and extends Adaptiva’s presence in the South African market. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership with Blue Turtle.”

Through this agreement, Blue Turtle Technologies will offer Adaptiva:

* OneSite. Provides simplified, complete and cost-effective desktop management by eliminating server infrastructure and improving ROI on software distribution, inventory and the operation of Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager. Adaptiva OneSite provides visibility and control, offers more efficient, secure and streamlined processes to deliver any content to any client anytime, anywhere. (http://adaptiva.com/products_onesite.html)

* Companion. Offers complete, cost-effective PC power and configuration management. Adaptiva Companion provides end-to-end system visibility and control, coupled with advanced PC power management, and is backed by robust reporting to improve processes, reduce costs and increase ROI. (http://adaptiva.com/products_companion.html)

* Green Planet. An extension to Adaptiva Companion, Green Planet offers a collaborative approach to optimising PC power management, backed by on-demand reporting. Green Planet identifies PC energy harvesting and conservation opportunities to reduce costs. Green Planet reporting provides actual savings and the positive environmental impact in aggregate and by business unit. (http://adaptiva.com/products_green_planet.html)

* Client Health. Performs scheduled or ad hoc health checks on one or a collection of PCs to help maximise the success of computer management services. Client Health provides 100% accountability for distribution and updates, reduces the cost of managing Windows-based PCs and centralises visibility and control for IT administrators. http://adaptiva.com/products_client_health.html)

Editorial contacts

Blue Turtle Technologies
Martyn Healy
(011) 206 5600
martynh@blueturtle.co.za
Chérie Wentz Blehm
(206) 271 1685
cherie.blehm@adaptiva.com