FireScope Media Coverage
|EMA - EMA Radar for Business Service Management (BSM): Service Impact|
"FireScope is clearly committed to delivering BSM Service Impact solutions at fairly minimal cost and overhead in administration and deployment"
|CIO Update - 14 BSM Service Providers to Watch|
"No one is more committed than FireScope to delivering cost effective BSM SI, including both its own automated discovery and monitoring and CMDB support with strong Web services for integration. FireScope is a strong value and a great choice for price-sensitive BSM investments. "
|The JamieWire - FireScope Raises the bar with Modular Compliance Solution|
"I recently had a conversation with Steve Cotton, CEO of FireScope. The company provides an integrated IT Service management suite including FireScope Business Service Management, Configuration Management and Analytics solutions. They have developed the industries first Self-service solution allowing businesses of any size to achieve a technology agnostic- single-pane view of assets, events, performance trends, security and service-level agreement status. My interest was to see how this applies to the Compliance sector."
|Dallas Business Journal's 2009 Best Places to Work Award|
"This annual program, now in its seventh year, is a highly sought-after designation. Hundreds of companies in North Texas compete for the honor each year. "
|CRN - 25 Coolest Emerging Vendors Of 2009|
"FireScope picked by Everything Channel as one of CRN's 25 Coolest Emerging Vendors of 2009. And to 'top' it off, FireScope was also chosen as a Top Emerging Technology Vendor by the same ranking company."
|ChannelWeb - FireScope Aims to Cut BSM Frustrations|
"IT frustrations can lead some people to break things (Remember that scene from "Office Space?"). Instead, FireScope decided to build things --CMDB and BSM solutions designed to make life easier. "
|Who's Hot In Business Service Management|
"This is the youngest BSM provider in our list, founded in 2006, with probably the most modern solution due to its adoption of Web 2.0 technologies. FireScope completed its BSM solutions portfolio last year with the acquisition of Caimit and its CMDB technology. It provides an impressive reporting and analytics portal framework for all possible IT and business user roles, and its 11 different connectivity methods collect data from virtually any networked asset. FireScope offers a fully featured Enterprise Edition as well as a Business Edition for SMBs. Both solutions are very attractively priced and sold in an appliance model."
|ZDNet - Firescope crushes the BSM price point|
"From a usability perspective, Firescope has worked hard to make it easy to understand what the user, whether a sysadmin, CIO or end user sees on their screen. This has been achieved by attention to the differing needs of different roles within an organization. From what Iíve seen, that works well."
|PC World - Vendor Goes After SMBs With BSM Offering|
"Startup BSM (business service management) vendor FireScope this week launched a low-priced product aimed at providing small and medium-size businesses with easier entry into BSM, where implementations can run into the six figures."
|Information Week - Startup Of The Week: FireScope Makes Business Service Management More Efficient|
"FireScope lets IT departments get maximum value from investments in management and monitoring products by prioritizing maintenance and remediation."
|Computer Business Review - FireScope launches online marketplace|
"Marketplace is intended to serve as an online gathering place for professionals to share ideas on IT operations management issues."
|InfoWorld - FireScope adds SDK for business service system|
"With the FireScope Business Services Management Software Developer Kit, developers can integrate customer IT software into the FireScope interface or blend data from security or business applications into FireScope to provide unique views of IT operations."
|The Wall Street Journal - Businesses Embrace 'Mash-Ups'|
"a new computer programming style that started out on the Internet, and is now beginning to work its way into business software applications."
|CIO Update - Enterprise 2.0 Generates Interop Buzz|
"FireScope is pushing the concept of mashups for IT management"
|Linux Magazine - FireScope Brings Mashup Capability to IT Operations Management|
"FireScope has already had a major impact on the performance of enterprises with mission-critical IT assets."
|Information Week - FireScope Uses Google Maps To Monitor Network|
"The FireScope management portal is using Google Maps to give IT managers a real-time view of their infrastructure, even if it's spread around the globe."
|ITWorld.com - Management Maps|
"See more, grasp the physical reality more quickly, and better manage your locations with FileScope. And, finally, the executives can visit your operations center, and actually smile."
|Computer World - FireScope uses Google Maps as systems management tool|
"The satellite imaging power of Google Maps is being used to give IT managers a bird's-eye view of their facilities and Internet connections in a security information management product developed by start-up FireScope."
|FireScope Puts Google Maps To Use|
"[Y]ou can look at a U.S. map with a marker for each facility and receive instant reporting if there is a problem with the availability, performance or security of one of those systems..."
|Network World - Dashboard uses Google Maps to provide status updates on IT systems|
"In addition to the Google Maps function, the FireScope portal gives users a single access point for antivirus programs like those made by Symantec, or programs like HP OpenView that perform security event and incident management."
|Enterprise Networks and Servers - FireScope unveils Customizable, Portlet-Based Interface that Gives Real-Time Views of Enterprise's Entire IT System Health; Multiple Locations, All System Assets Incorporate|
"Surpassing both the graphical and performance capabilities of other IT operations solutions as well as traditional monitoring products, FireScope offers a real-time, intuitive and customizable look at the entire availability, performance and security of an enterprise's assets"
|Sys-Con Media - FireScope Debuts AJAX Powered IT Operations Management Portal|
"FireScope bridges the gap between multiple security and management point solutions by aggregating all network and security-related data produced by these point solutions as well as servers, applications, databases and various network devices."
"Because FireScope is portlet-based, it supports virtually any and all kinds of JSR-168 compliant monitoring, analytical, collaborative and reporting tools."