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Monday, October 22, 2007

Akorri chosen by Lumen21 for Insfrastructure Optimization Practice

Santa Ana-October 22, 2007 - Lumen21 announced today their agreement to use the BalancePoint software from Akorri as part of Lumen21’s Infrastructure consulting team focus on optimizing operations, server storage, networks aspects and applications of clients IT organization.

Akorri's BalancePoint Software is the first IT management solution to provide cross-domain visibility into application performance and infrastructure utilization that is critical to making capacity planning decisions across IT silos. BalancePoint’s unique analytics technology enables IT organizations to quickly solve performance problems, optimize application performance, improve infrastructure utilization and accurately plan for growth and change.

"We searched for a solution to help us guide clients in the management of their application environment particularly in the Virtualization space. The challenge is how to avoid application burnout, end over provisioning of servers and storage while confidently meeting service levels objectives. BalancePoint provides that capability. The rules particularly in the Virtualized environments are greatly changed since the historical physical connections of servers, storage and networks to the applications are not the same." said Raj Gupta, Chief Technology Officer of Lumen21.

"Akorri is pleased to expand our Optimize Partner Program with the addition of companies like Lumen21 who is so closely aligned with our strategy and technology" said Rich Corley, CTO and Founder of Akorri.

About Akorri.
Akorri cross-domain performance management software provides automated visibility and analysis across IT silos to help enterprises manage, optimize and plan performance and resource utilization across the virtualized data center. Akorri BalancePoint software provides visibility into the root cause of performance issues through deep drill down into server and storage resources, and the ability to understand both server and storage virtualization. BalancePoint enables IT organizations to optimize performance and capacity to meet service level objectives at the lowest possible cost. For more information, visit

About Lumen21
Lumen21 is a leading consulting firm specializing in infrastructure optimization, application solutions, network and operations management. Lumen21 works with clients to provide visibility and control of their physical, application and operations environments. Lumen21 consultants are equipped with the methodology and tools that allows them to integrate the business issues and the needed technology solutions to address them. Visit

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