Resource Management – Tivoli Netcool/Proviso

The service provider marketplace is fiercely competitive. To stay at the forefront and to retain and attract new customers, it is crucial to continually introduce sophisticated new services, and do so with the highest levels of availability, reliability and performance.

Ibis Instruments offer as a Performance management solution The IBM Tivoli Performance Management Solution that delivers carrier-class performance management, monitoring and reporting to help you improve total network performance. Two products are part of our Performance management solution

  1. IBM Tivoli Netcool/Proviso, focused on managing performance of wireline and IP networks .
  2. IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager for Wireless, deliver critical performance metrics to help you manage all aspects of your network infrastructure (for more details look IBM Tivoli Network Performance manager).

Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager

IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager, combines into one bundled offering, the best-of-breed performance management products, IBM Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager for Wireless and IBM Tivoli Netcool/Proviso. This acctualy means that if you by one of these products you get Core platform of other for free.

 

For CSPs, the benefit is that they can now:

  • Purchase a bundled offering to manage both wireline and wireless network infrastructure, making it easier to evolve to converged fixed-mobile network performance management.
  • Protect and leverage investments already made in Tivoli network performance management products and solutions
  • Simplify license purchase with our streamlined common pricing model covering both fixed and mobile technology management, making it easier to manage software license costs, and avail of additional beneficial features of the pricing model.

 

Key benefits of are:

  • End-users needs for new and enhanced reports can be quickly met without a services cost impact
  • Increased network complexity can be supported by adding on new technology packs when required
  • Lower OSS integration cost, e.g. with pre-integrated Fault and Performance Management
  • Overhead in managing multiple siloed PM systems and multiple supplier relationships can be removed
  • Professional services are on offer to keep system in step with network vendor upgrades and supporting new technology add-ons
  • Expanded support for major operating systems including Sun Solaris, IBM AIX and Red Hat Linux
  • Today, as commercial bundle, tomorrow as one unify solution Tivoli Netcool Performance Manager for end-to-end performance management.