Gartner Application Performance Monitoring Magic Quadrant Report - Nastel Positioned in the "Visionaries" Quadrant

Business is driving IT operations management to become increasingly application-centric. At the same time, applications are becoming more difficult to manage. How vendors respond to the application performance monitoring challenge will have a profound impact on their overall market positions.

Source: Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring by Will Cappelli, February 18, 2010.

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

MELVILLE, NY (February 2, 2010) – Nastel Technologies, a premier global provider of business transaction performance™ (BTP™) solutions for mission-critical applications spanning both the distributed and mainframe tiers, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Visionaries" quadrant of the "Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring" by Will Cappelli, February 18, 2010.

The Magic Quadrant report evaluated criteria such as "ability to execute" and "completeness of vision" to establish leaders, challengers, visionaries and niche players in the Application Performance Monitoring industry. For the report, Gartner evaluated a total of nineteen vendors, placing Nastel in the "Visionaries" quadrant.

"We believe recognition as a 'Visionary' in the Gartner study serves as validation that Nastel’s solutions are among the most competitive in the industry, even pitted against some of the IT industry’s major players," said David Mavashev, CEO of Nastel Technologies. "As we continue to develop solutions for the rapidly evolving IT industry, Nastel products will continue to deliver 360° visibility, problem prediction and performance to its customers—thus positioning the company as a leader in the industry."

View the full report "Magic Quadrant for Application Performance Monitoring"

AutoPilot TransactionWorks®, an application performance management solution considered in the Magic Quadrant evaluation, is the only product that provides auto-discovery and performance management of multi-tiered transactions spanning from the application servers to the database to distributed middleware to the mainframe and back, positioning AutoPilot as an industry leader and innovator. AutoPilot and its embedded complex event processing (CEP) engine enable users to quickly detect and fix problems – even to predict and prevent them – before they start to impact one’s business.


About Nastel AutoPilot
Nastel AutoPilot provides businesses with 360° situational awareness™ of both operational and transactional data delivering improved visibility, prediction and performance. Nastel’s business transaction management solution ensures optimum service levels while eliminating the hidden costs, or "stealth waste," in business processes. AutoPilot’s capabilities for transaction management, deep expertise in WebSphere MQ, automated root cause isolation, performance analysis and determination of business impact enable its users to improve business process efficiencies and service levels while reducing cost and managing risk.

About Nastel

Nastel Technologies is a premier global provider of business transaction performance ™ solutions for mission-critical applications. Nastel is a privately held company headquartered in New York, with offices in the U.S., the U.K., Germany and Mexico, and a network of partners throughout Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia. For more information, visit Nastel's website at

About the Magic Quadrant

The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2010 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the "Leaders" quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

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