Nastel AutoPilot M6 for WBI Wins 'Ready for IBM Tivoli' Certification

MELVILLE, NY April 7, 2008 – Nastel Technologies, a premier global provider of performance management solutions for complex enterprise applications, today announced that its AutoPilot M6 for WebSphere Business Integrator (WBI) software package has achieved IBM's Ready for IBM Tivoli Certification and is now approved for inclusion in the Open Process Automation Library.

Achieving 'Ready for IBM Tivoli' certification means that IBM testing teams have validated that AutoPilot M6 for WBI is seamlessly integrated with IBM's Tivoli Service Management software and that the product is fully compatible and works with Tivoli. This level of software validation is designed to assure customers that a certified solution like AutoPilot M6 for WBI meets or exceeds IBM compatibility criteria and successfully integrates with the IBM Tivoli product.

Certification provides IBM Tivoli customers with the increased confidence to make AutoPilot M6 for WBI a value added inclusion into their Tivoli management solution. Certification also makes AutoPilot M6 for WBI eligible for inclusion in the Open Process Automation Library (OPAL). OPAL is an online library that contains product extensions (automation packages, integration adapters, agents, and configuration files) developed by IBM and IBM Business Partners that have been validated through the certification process.

About AutoPilot M6 for WBI

AutoPilot M6 for WBI is part of Nastel's AutoPilot M6 Suite of application performance management solutions for Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) and integrated application environments. It provides real-time visibility, standardized operational commands, and control of the entire distributed WebSphere Business Integration network from one single, Web-based console for all WBI services and components.

AutoPilot-based solutions, including AutoPilot M6 for WBI, are today helping some of the world's largest banks, brokerages, financial institutions, retail chains, insurance, manufacturing, energy and utility companies and government agencies ensure high availability and performance for mission critical applications to meet crucial business service level agreements (SLAs).

About Nastel

Nastel is a leading provider of application performance management solutions that enable businesses to ensure the required levels of performance, high availability and reliability of business-critical applications necessary for meeting SLA's. Nastel's AutoPilot Suite leverages its built-in Complex Event Processing (CEP) engine to deliver complete business situational awareness, speeding problem resolution and providing unique proactive, predictive problem prevention that enables governance in Service Oriented Architectures (SOA), facilitates SLA and regulatory compliance, and provides Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) support. Global 2000-sized companies, including some of the world's largest banks, financial institutions, retail chains, and insurance companies, as well as government agencies, rely on AutoPilot to ensure smooth, uninterrupted business operations. Nastel is a privately held company headquartered in New York, with offices in the U.S., the U.K., Mexico, and a network of partners throughout Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia. For more information, visit Nastel's website at