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New Japanese Language iPhone App from Halcyon Software Enhances the Remote Management of Enterprise IT Infrastructures

PETERBOROUGH, England, November 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Halcyon Software, the global leader in systems management software, has announced the latest release of its iPhone app which now offers full support for the Japanese language. This easy-to-use app enables IT support staff to remotely access the Halcyon Enterprise Console using iPhones or iPads. The new mobile version of the Enterprise Console provides a dashboard of all alerts in a single view and has the same level of functionality as the desktop version enabling issues or problems to be quickly resolved from any location around the clock.

According to Donnie MacColl, Technical Services Director of Halcyon Software: "We have developed this new mobile solution to enhance the functionality of our systems management software and improve the productivity and efficiency of IT support staff who often have to work remotely. The new app allows them to manage their vital IT systems, even when they are in meetings or travelling, and demonstrates our commitment to providing innovative solutions to keep essential IT infrastructures and critical business processes operating at peak performance levels."

Halcyon Software's new app is free to download from the iTunes App Store and is compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. It provides Japanese users with a portable view of their whole IT systems environment, regardless of operating platform. Remote access to the Halcyon Enterprise Console delivers all system alerts, SNMP traps, devices and system status messages in real-time to these mobile devices.  

This announcement follows the October 2012 launch of Halcyon Software's new Double Byte Character Set (DBCS) systems management solution that supports the Japanese language for the IBM i platform.  This powerful solution also interfaces with recognized Open Source systems such as Security Information Event Managers (SIEM), Log Amalgamators, IBM Tivoli, HP OpenView, CA Unicenter, BMC Patrol and any Syslog or SNMP compliant system.

About Halcyon Software Ltd

Halcyon Software is a global leader in multi-platform systems management software solutions that reduce the complexity and cost of monitoring critical business systems, core applications and processes. They support IBM enterprise-class systems, including IBM® i and AIX®, as well as Windows® and Linux® platforms.  Halcyon solutions are used by large multi-nationals, corporate and public sector data centres as well as small- to medium-sized organisations globally to ensure that vital IT systems, business applications and services are available 24/7. With regional offices in Peterborough UK, Philadelphia USA, and Melbourne Australia, Halcyon also has a world-wide network of partners and distributors supporting Europe, the Americas and Asia Pac. For further information please visit http://www.halcyonsoftware.com

Contacts:

Carole Chandler, Halcyon Software, Tel: +44(0)1733-234995, e-mail: carole.chandler@halcyonsoftware.com
Paul Jennings, PJMC Limited, Tel: +44(0)1926-312886, e-mail: info@pjmc.com

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