BlueStripe News

BlueStripe Brings Application Health and Cross-System Service Levels to System Center Distributed Application Maps

March 31, 2014 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Transaction Monitoring Leader First to Deliver Application-Aware Infrastructure Performance Monitoring to System Center Users



BlueStripe FactFinder Transaction Monitoring Solution Chosen by PPL for Application Management and Monitoring

February 3, 2014 7:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Transaction and Application Monitoring Leader Starts Off 2014 with Another Success Story


BlueStripe Software Continued Record Expansion in 2013

January 27, 2014 6:43 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Year Marked By Customer Growth, Product Innovations, and Industry Recognition


Raymond James IT Team Stays on Top of Application Issues with Application and Transaction Monitoring From BlueStripe

November 19, 2013 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Leading Investment Firm Keeps Outages to a Minimum with BlueStripe’s Leading Application and Transaction Monitoring Solution


BlueStripe Announces Support for Microsoft System Center 2012 R2

October 30, 2013 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Integrated Solution of FactFinder and System Center 2012 Provides Complete End-to-End Infrastructure and Transaction Performance Monitoring


BlueStripe Delivers Role-Based Distributed Application Views for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012

October 14, 2013 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

 Leading Transaction Monitoring Solution expands value for Microsoft System Center users.


BlueStripe Wins Gold at Golden Bridge Awards For Second Straight Year

October 1, 2013 8:02 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Named Gold Winner for Innovations in Business Transaction Management at 2013 Golden Bridge Awards



BlueStripe Software First to Deliver End-to-End Transaction Monitoring in Azure Hybrid Cloud Environments

July 8, 2013 7:43 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Award Winning FactFinder Solution Ties Transactions from the Data Center to Azure Cloud, Covering Both Platform-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service Components


BlueStripe Appoints Nick Burling Vice President of Product Management

June 19, 2013 8:05 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Experienced Software Leader to Continue to Drive BlueStripe's Award Winning Product Line


BlueStripe Software Named Gold Winner in the 2013 Network Products Guide Hot Companies and Best Product Awards

June 12, 2013 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

 Leading Transaction and Application Performance Monitoring Solution FactFinder v7 Awarded for Best Product in Business Transaction Management


BlueStripe Software Announces FactFinder Integration with Microsoft System Center 2012

May 29, 2013 5:44 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

New integration delivers Real-Time Distributed Application Maps and Performance Alerts (for Microsoft and Cross-System Based Components) into Microsoft System Center Operations Manager, Service Manager, and Orchestrator


BlueStripe Software Appoints Mary Boose Vice President of Engineering

May 15, 2013 7:45 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

 Proven Technology Veteran to Lead Development and Testing of BlueStripe's Award Winning IT Operations Software.


BlueStripe Software Named a Finalist in the 2013 Network Product Guide Hot Companies and Best Products Awards

May 2, 2013 12:03 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Transaction Monitoring Solution FactFinder v7 Recognized for Innovations in Ensuring the Availability of Business Critical Applications


BlueStripe Software Introduces New Tool to Monitor Server Operations

April 17, 2013 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder Express is the First Server Monitoring Tool to Manage Server Performance within the Broader World of Distributed Business Applications


BlueStripe Software Delivers First Methodology Framework for a Service-Oriented Approach to IT Operations (SOITO)

March 6, 2013 7:38 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

New Whitepaper Outlines Practical Implementation for Successful Service Level Management. Upcoming Live Webcast Showcases Real-world Implementation at a Fortune 500 Insurance Provider


Second Annual BlueStripe IT Operations Survey Reveals Dissatisfaction with Application Performance Monitoring and BSM Tools

February 13, 2013 7:07 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Among other findings, survey reveals that 75 percent of IT Operations Executives are Dissatisfied with their Application Monitoring and Management Solutions


1-16-13 | BlueStripe Software Experiences Significant Growth in 2012

January 16, 2013 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Application and Transaction Monitoring Leader Delivers Market Changing Capabilities While Earning Industry Awards


10-23-12 | BlueStripe Transaction Monitoring First to Track Individual Transactions Without Code Changes, APIs, or Appliances

October 23, 2012 5:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Transaction Monitoring solution FactFinder v7 with New TransactionLink Technology Ties Together Transactions, Applications, and the Infrastructure Automatically


10-9-12 | BlueStripe Named Gold Winner for Innovations in Business Transaction Management at 2012 Golden Bridge Awards

October 9, 2012 7:58 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe's FactFinder Transaction Monitoring solution measures end-to-end transaction performance, hop-by-hop, wherever transactions go.


10-3-12 | BlueStripe Names Alex Eckelberry to Board of Directors

October 3, 2012 8:02 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Successful Entrepreneur Brings IT Management Market Expertise to BlueStripe.


10-2-12 | Lafarge Implements BlueStripe FactFinder for More Stable Physical and Virtual Infrastructure

October 2, 2012 7:06 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

For Lafarge, a world leader in building materials, Transaction Monitoring is a critical component of availability management.  BlueStripe's Transaction and Application Management solution, FactFinder, follows transactions wherever they go, across physical and virtual infrastructure, including an ERP system deployed across a Private Cloud powered by a Vblock system.


9-18-12 | BlueStripe Appoints David Mountain Vice President of Marketing Communications

September 18, 2012 8:05 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Transaction Monitoring leader adds proven marketing executive to leadership team to help company continue its extraordinary growth.


8-28-12 | BlueStripe FactFinder Selected by Husqvarna Group for Transaction Visibility Across Complex Global IT Systems

August 29, 2012 5:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Leading transaction management tool helps the world's largest provider of power products, leading to more stable applications and significant time reductions in problem resolution


8-21-12 | BlueStripe Software Appoints Gregory Burnell Vice President of Sales

August 22, 2012 6:03 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Proven Sales Leader to Scale Worldwide Sales Team and Continue Company's Extraordinary Growth.


6-5-12 | Coastal Federal Credit Union Selects BlueStripe To Ensure Consistent Customer Experience via Personal Teller Machines

June 5, 2012 8:10 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Leading transaction management tool optimizes service level and application performance management processes


5-15-12 | BlueStripe Simplifies Transaction Performance Management with Java Monitoring and Analysis

May 15, 2012 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software | In: FactFinder , Product Announcement

FactFinder v6 enables IT operations teams to understand and fix Java-related slowdowns without expensive code analysis tools or developer involvement


05-07-12 - Jackson Hewitt Selects BlueStripe FactFinder to Ensure Top Performance of Critical Tax-Time Applications

May 7, 2012 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Jackson Hewitt implements FactFinder transaction monitoring solution to manage application and transaction performance for all franchise and office locations.


04-30-12 - BlueStripe Software Named a Cool Vendor in Application Performance Monitoring

April 30, 2012 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Already cited in Gartner's "APM Innovator" report, BlueStripe named to the first ever Cool Vendors in APM Report, which highlights companies that are innovative, impactful, and intriguing.  Quoting Chris Neal: "We consider BlueStripe’s inclusion in the Cool Vendor report by Gartner both an honor and an important confirmation of our break-through transaction monitoring approach."


4-2-12 - Raymond James Selects BlueStripe FactFinder for Application and Transaction Monitoring

April 2, 2012 8:06 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Company to utilize BlueStripe’s application and transaction management tool to help ensure stability and reliability of critical IT Services


2-27-12 - BlueStripe Accelerates Root Cause Problem-Solving with New Transaction Analytics

February 27, 2012 8:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Latest FactFinder application management solution includes new Correlatron™ analytics component that filters metrics along transaction dependency paths to help IT Operations solve problems more quickly and efficiently


2-1-12 - BlueStripe Software Records Explosive Growth in 2011

February 1, 2012 9:50 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe marks 2011 with key transaction monitoring product announcements, ends profitable year with revenues at 700% of 2010 numbers.  Customers and analysts took note, as BlueStripe more than doubled its customer base, and was named a Gartner APM Innovator in December.


1-9-12 - New BlueStripe Survey Reveals that Enterprises Struggle with Transaction Availability, Despite Significant Investments

January 9, 2012 7:15 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Survey of IT Operations Executives demonstrates difficulties around managing complex business application systems, especially around solving transaction issues, due to application complexity and problematic management tools.


12-27-11 - BlueStripe Included in Report on Application Performance Management Innovators by Leading Analyst Firm

December 27, 2011 8:39 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe recognized as APM Innovator by Leading Analyst Firm, citing transaction monitoring, mapping, problem solving capabilities, and the ability to scale to large environments.


10-17-11 - BlueStripe Transforms IT Operations with New Application Transaction Monitoring and Tracing Solution

October 17, 2011 7:10 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder v5.5 is First Automated IT Management Solution to Monitor Performance of Transactions, Applications, and Infrastructure Together in a Single Product


08-29-11 - Forrester Research and BlueStripe Software Webinar To Address the Realities of Transaction Monitoring in the Data Cen

August 29, 2011 10:07 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Forrester Vice President and Principal Analyst Jean-Pierre Garbani joins BlueStripe Software’s COO Vic Nyman to Outline the Current State of Transaction Monitoring Tools


03/01/11 - BlueStripe Delivers First Proactive Application Management Solution for Virtual and Cloud Platforms

March 1, 2011 2:30 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Only application management solution for monitoring and managing Enterprise applications systems across physical, virtual, and cloud hosted platforms


03/01/11 - BlueStripe Delivers Real-time Application Views for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager

March 1, 2011 2:02 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe application management solution integrates directly into Microsoft SCOM to provide live Distributed Application views and automatic Service Dependency Maps


09/28/10 | BlueStripe delivers Application Transaction Performance in new FactFinder V4

September 27, 2010 12:07 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

New APM 2.0 product is first to manage whole application systems with dependency mapping, transaction monitoring, and platform management


08/31/10 | BlueStripe Software Teams with INX to Deliver High Performance Dynamic DataCenter

August 31, 2010 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Companies Partner to Help Organizations Plan, Deploy, and Manage Virtual Infrastructure Deployments.  FactFinder application management software now part of INX architect toolkit.


08/25/2010 | BlueStripe Software Joins Microsoft System Center Alliance

August 25, 2010 12:01 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe becomes first IT management software vendor to become a Microsoft BizSpark One partner.  Announcement follows distributed application management integration with Microsoft System Center


08/10/2010 | BlueStripe Delivers First APM 2.0 Management Pack for Microsoft System Center

August 10, 2010 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

New application management extension bridges Application Management and Systems Management for Microsoft System Operations Manager users


07/28/2010 | BlueStripe Software Named a North Carolina Company to Watch by CED

July 28, 2010 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe Software, an Application Management Software Company, Selected Based on Strong Revenue, Job Growth Despite a Challenging Economy


06/21/2010 | Webinar: APM Best Practices for Microsoft SCOM Users

June 21, 2010 5:10 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Join BlueStripe for this valuable session that will elaborate on the principles of application management, describe how next generation application management tools are changing the game, and demonstrate how BlueStripe is taking an integrated approach to deliver best-of-breed application management directly into SCOM.


04/28/2010 | Webinar: Problem Management Best Practices

April 28, 2010 2:54 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Maintaining high application service levels requires IT organizations to take an integrated approach including Help Desk and Application Management software.


03/31/2010 | Webinar: The App is Slow! Now what? APM 2.0

March 31, 2010 2:48 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

A user calls to complain that the application is slow. With no additional info, how can you or your team solve the problem quickly and efficiently?


02/23/2010 | BlueStripe Software Broadens Its APM Solution with Support for Application Systems on Windows 2008 and AIX

February 22, 2010 8:02 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder delivers APM 2.0 for production applications through automatic mapping of entire application systems, monitoring of real-time transactions, and root cause problem analysis


11/10/2009 | BlueStripe Software and Datatrend Technologies Partner to Deliver Leading Application Service Management Solutions

November 10, 2009 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Reseller agreement expands Datatrend’s expertise in IT assessment services with BlueStripe FactFinder™ application management software: joint APM Webinar


10/27/2009 | BlueStripe Software and Triad Technology Partners Bring Application Service Management to Federal Customers

October 27, 2009 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Relationship expands Triad’s expertise in data center management, offers BlueStripe FactFinder to monitor and manage true application performance across any physical, virtual, or cloud environment


10/20/09 | BlueStripe Software CEO to Present The Management Team: The Key Factor for Attracting Investors at CED Event

October 20, 2009 10:09 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Chris Neal, CEO of BlueStripe Software, the only provider of APM 2.0 solutions, to present a session titled ‘The Management Team: The Key Factor for Attracting Investors’ at the CED’s “CAFÉ” Workshop this week


09/15/2009 | BlueStripe Announces New Release of FactFinder Application Service Management Solution

September 12, 2009 9:55 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder™ v3 monitors production business application systems, identifies slowdowns, and delivers service request response time performance metrics, hop-by-hop, across entire application systems.

BlueStripe Software Only Provider to Allow Monitoring and Measuring of Application Service Requests Across Entire Application Systems in Any Environment -- Physical, Virtual, or Cloud


07/16/2009 | BlueStripe CEO Chris Neal to Present at NCTA

July 16, 2009 9:46 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe Software CEO Chris Neal to Present at NCTAs "Virtualization: Today and in the Future" Event


06/15/2009 | BlueStripe Software's FactFinder Manages Business Applications for State Auto Insurance Company

June 15, 2009 9:31 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe and State Auto also to co-present at Central Ohio Area VMware User Group on June 16 (2009) from 9:00 - 11:00


05/28/2009 | BlueStripe Software Discusses Principles Driving Leaner, Application-Centric Approach to IT

May 28, 2009 9:25 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Joint BlueStripe – rPath webinar highlights how to reduce IT costs and risk by shifting the focus from infrastructure to applications


05/19/2009 | BlueStripe Software Co-Founder and CEO to Present at the Best Practices for Technology Symposium

May 19, 2009 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Chris Neal, BlueStripe Software Co-Founder and CEO, to Present at the Best Practices for Technology Symposium


05/18/2009 | BlueStripe Announces Support for Solaris 10

May 18, 2009 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe Software Continues to Broaden Its Application Performance Management (APM 2.0) Solution With Support for Solaris™ 10 Customers

FactFinder now provides process-level application visibility and performance data to customers responsible for mission-critical applications running on Sun’s Enterprise Servers


4/21/2009 | Webcast :Understanding Virtualization's Impact on Application Performance and Management

April 21, 2009 12:02 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Leading Industry Analyst and BlueStripe to Host Webcast


4/21/2009 | Recognition Validates BlueStripe's Leadership Position in the Application Service Management (ASM) Market

April 21, 2009 12:02 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe Software Selected to the First Annual Information Week Startup 50


04/20/2009 | BlueStripe Software Secures $8 Million in Funding

April 19, 2009 11:59 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Valhalla Partners and Trinity Ventures validate BlueStripe’s leadership position in the APM 2.0 market


04/14/2009 | BlueStripe CEO to Speak at Leading Investor and Technology Events in April

April 14, 2009 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe co-founder Chris Neal to present at TechTarget’s Advanced Enterprise Virtualization Seminar and CED’s Venture 2009 Conference


3/10/2009 | BlueStripe Software Launches FactFinder 2.0, Delivering its Award-Winning ASM Solution to Red Hat Enterprise Linux

March 10, 2009 7:57 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder v2 provides service-level visibility for the management & support of business-critical applications.

Second-generation of FactFinder provides service-level visibility for the management and support of business-critical applications.


01/14/2009 | New Aberdeen Study Reveals Obstacles for Optimal Application Performance in Virtualized Environments

January 14, 2009 3:41 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Lack of application visibility and inability to anticipate application performance issues limit the success of virtualization


01/14/2009 | BlueStripe's FactFinder Named to eWeek's Products to Watch

January 12, 2009 3:55 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Recognition is a significant endorsement of BlueStripe's application-centric approach to managing complex applications in both physical and virtual environments


01/08/2009 | BlueStripe Software Named One of 10 Start-Ups to Watch by Network World

January 8, 2009 6:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe Software Named One of Network World’s “10 Start-Ups to Watch in ‘09” – Company continues to receive industry recognition for solving the IT challenge of  managing complex applications in today’s dynamic data centers


12/04/2008 | BlueStripe Engineering VP Shane O'Donnell to Present at Virtualization Implementation Strategies Conference

December 4, 2008 4:25 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Shane O’Donnell, vice president of engineering for BlueStripe Software, the only provider of APM 2.0 solutions for dynamic data centers, to present at virtualization conference


11/10/2008 | Bluestripe Software Launches New Release of Its Award-Winning Application Service Management Solution

November 10, 2008 4:46 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Real-time application-centric views, comprehensive reporting, and task-oriented workflows in updated FactFinder™ solution enhance usability, enabling enterprises to manage applications in heterogeneous server environments


11/03/2008 | BlueStripe Named To Network World's 10 IT Management Start-Ups to Watch

November 3, 2008 4:57 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Application Performance Management 2.0 pioneer receives three major industry honors since launching in September


10/21/2008 | BlueStripe Software Named Finalist for 2008 NCTA 21 Awards

October 21, 2008 5:05 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Recognition as Early Stage Company of the Year Finalist comes on the heels of FactFinder™ being named a Best of VMworld Finalist at VMworld 2008


09/28/2008 | BlueStripe Introduces Industry's First ASM Solution for Virtualized Data Center Environments

September 28, 2008 2:46 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder™ enables enterprises to stage, deploy and manage business-critical applications in virtual server environments with confidence, control, and efficiency


09/22/2008 | BlueStripe Software Named Best of VMworld 2008 Finalist for Application and Infrastructure Management

September 22, 2008 5:13 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

FactFinder™ application management software receives industry recognition for innovative offering that eliminates the barriers to migrating and managing business-critical applications on virtual server platforms


09/15/2008 | BlueStripe Software Adds Former Cisco Strategist as Vice President of Engineering

September 15, 2008 5:18 PM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

Application management company deepens bench of network and systems management expertise with addition of Shane O'Donnell


09/08/2008 | BlueStripe Unveils Industry's First Solution Dedicated to Bringing World-Class ASM to Virtual Data Centers

September 8, 2008 9:00 AM | Posted By: BlueStripe Software

BlueStripe, founded by systems management professionals from Wily Technology and IBM/Tivoli, emerges from stealth mode to solve the “next big problem” in application management