OSIsoft and nlyte Software Partner To Deliver Industry’s Only Comprehensive Real-Time Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Solution

Industry Leaders Come Together to Deliver the Gold Standard for Precision-DCIM

SAN LEANDRO, Calif., September 12, 2011 - OSIsoft, provider of the PI System, the industry standard for the management of real-time data and events, and nlyte Software, the leading independent provider of Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) solutions, today announced a strategic partnership and integrated offering.

OSIsoft and nlyte Software customers gain the ability to visualize, report and act on real-time information delivering predictive intelligence and management control across the data center. The combined solution takes data from OSIsoft’s PI System real-time infrastructure and directly populates the nlyte performance management database (PMDB) to facilitate “precision DCIM.” Accomplished through technical integration, as well as through coordinated marketing, sales and services activities; the integrated offering is available immediately.

“For nearly three decades we have been providing scalable and reliable real-time infrastructure and we are now accelerating the deployment of our capabilities into the data center where real-time data is becoming critical to successful operations. Data center operators, adopting nlyte Software’s best of breed DCIM combined with the power of the PI System, will experience a tangibly different value proposition resulting from this collaboration,” said Bernard Morneau, president of OSIsoft.

According to Andy Lawrence, research director at The 451 Group, “Given the reputation and market presence that these respective vendors already have, and the quality and functions of their technologies, the combination of nlyte and the PI System is set to become a formidable and comprehensive solution for precision DCIM.”

“Data center professionals want to make decisions supported by real-time data that is aggregated across a wide array of electrical infrastructure. I am thrilled to partner with OSIsoft to deliver on these mission-critical capabilities,” said Jon Temple, nlyte Software President and CEO. “As the market matures, companies want to know what the safe choice is for DCIM and with a great number of customers already using the PI System, that question just got answered.”

About OSIsoft
OSIsoft (www.osisoft.com) delivers the PI System, the industry standard in enterprise infrastructure, for management of real-time data and events. With installations in 110 countries spanning the globe, the OSIsoft PI System is used in manufacturing, energy, utilities, life sciences, data centers, facilities, and the process industries. This global installed base relies upon the OSIsoft PI System to safeguard data and deliver enterprise-wide visibility into operational, manufacturing and business data. The PI System enables users to manage assets, mitigate risks, comply with regulations, improve processes, drive innovation, make business decisions in real time, and to identify competitive business and market opportunities.

Founded in 1980, OSIsoft, LLC is headquartered in San Leandro, CA, with operations worldwide and is privately held. Learn more about OSIsoft and the PI System at www.osisoft.com.

About nlyte Software
nlyte Software was founded by data center professionals for data center professionals and is the independent provider of DCIM solutions. The nlyte DCIM suite provides the predictive intelligence and management controls needed to achieve smarter, more efficient and highly available data centers. nlyte Software is headquartered in Menlo Park, Calif. www.nlyte.com

Media Contacts
Jessica Soza
OSIsoft
510.347.2642
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Sabrina Hengehold
nlyte Software
650.561.8309
sabrina.hengehold@nlyte.com