Infotech Lead India: HP announced new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions that speed application delivery and provide unparalleled visibility, collaboration and agility across often siloed or geographically dispersed application development and operations teams.
HP Agile Manager unifies and promotes collaboration with visibility into tasks, metrics and progress for a single group or for multiple, geographically distributed teams across the enterprise. It simplifies planning and capacity management across Agile teams by providing insight into projects, including the status of tasks and potential issues or bottlenecks impacting progress.
HP Agile Manager fosters collaboration through integrated development environment (IDE) integrations that allow developers to work together with tools of their choice, to share information with other team members. It provides real-time updates via customizable dashboards, which include metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs). HP Agile Manager also provides two-way synchronization with HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and HP Quality Center for enterprise quality management and continuous testing capabilities.
HP Performance Anywhere monitors applications across the web, via the cloud and in mobile environments. It improves application performance while reducing up-front costs and lengthy implementations so clients can achieve faster time to value with automated, self-provisioned management and a simple-to-use interface. HP Performance Anywhere also improves brand equity with smart analytics that proactively identify potential problems and rapidly resolve performance issues using an embedded social collaboration technology.
HP Performance Anywhere integrates easily with HP Agile Manager and HP Quality Center to enable collaboration among the development, test and operations teams for better alignment with business priorities. HP Agile Manager and HP Performance Anywhere are a part of the HP Converged Cloud strategy.
HP Agile Manager is now available worldwide. Pricing is by subscription starting at US$ 39 per user, per month with a three-month term. HP Performance Anywhere is expected to be available soon. Pricing, by subscription, is expected to start at US$ 39 per application transaction monitored per month, and US$ 199 per server and virtual machine for Application Server monitored.