LightEdge Selects ScienceLogic to Provide Hybrid IT Monitoring

Reston, Virginia – January 14, 2015 – LightEdge Solutions, a leading provider of colocation and cloud-based solutions, selected ScienceLogic’s hybrid IT monitoring platform to monitor both its customers’ equipment and the equipment within its data centers. Beyond providing colocation and cloud-based solutions, LightEdge acts as a trusted advisor to its clients with a team of experts certified across all of the technologies they use internally, including ScienceLogic’s platform. Further, as a certified ScienceLogic implementation partner, LightEdge will be reselling ScienceLogic’s hybrid IT monitoring platform.

ScienceLogic was chosen for:

  • Multi-Tenancy: LightEdge was challenged with ensuring operational efficiency as they scaled and added more customers. The ScienceLogic platform’s highly automated, multi-tenant capabilities removed this barrier. With multiple levels of data segmentation by various profiles including by user, organization, geography and technology, the platform allowed LightEdge to view all of their customers’ environments from one platform for operational use while extending secure visibility for customers via their customer portal.
  • Technology Coverage: Using and managing multiple different technologies exponentially increased the IT management complexity for LightEdge. ScienceLogic’s software dramatically simplified this task. Powered by hundreds of PowerPacks—plug-in monitoring templates covering multiple technologies which are included with the base platform for free — the ScienceLogic software provides out-of-the-box support for virtually every technology used in the datacenter and infrastructure.
  • Intelligent, Adaptive Alerting: Improving problem resolution time was a key goal for LightEdge and their clients. With ScienceLogic, they benefit from automatic event correlation coupled with automatic actions — reducing the number of alerts received and time to resolution.

“After an exhaustive analysis of available monitoring technologies we decided to not only purchase and implement the ScienceLogic platform, but to also partner with ScienceLogic as a preferred implementation partner,” said Jeff Springborn, Chief Operating Officer and President, LightEdge Solutions. “The combination of ease of use, technology coverage, and built-in functions such as runbook automation and ticketing, make ScienceLogic’s platform unparalleled in the market today. We believe in the technology enough to strategically align with ScienceLogic as an implementation partner and further their expansion into the Midwest.”

About LightEdge Solutions

LightEdge Solutions offers dynamic end-to-end network, colocation and IT cloud solutions, providing businesses with reliable access to Fortune 100-level infrastructure that quickly adapts and scales to meet changing business requirements. LightEdge, which is owned by The Anschutz Corporation, was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. LightEdge serves both Midwestern and national companies from its five regional office locations with scalable and customized IT solutions that leverage a fully redundant network backbone and a team of experienced engineers.

About ScienceLogic

ScienceLogic is the global leader in hybrid IT service assurance. Over 47,000 global service providers, enterprises, and government organizations rely on ScienceLogic to significantly enhance IT efficiency, optimize operations, and ensure business continuity. ScienceLogic is the first monitoring solution to provide a comprehensive, real-time view of all IT components, whether they reside in a public cloud environment or on-premises. With hundreds of packaged management apps and custom dashboarding capabilities, we deliver the scale, resiliency, and automation needed to simplify the constantly evolving task of managing IT infrastructure, applications, and services.

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