Atlanta/Stockholm | October 12, 2017 – Stonebranch, the world’s leading provider of innovative workload automation and job scheduling solutions, and OP5, a key driver in global IT management and monitoring solutions for business-critical IT environments, today announced a strategic global partnership. This partnership will facilitate close collaboration on various levels to simplify IT and to deliver enhanced IT monitoring and IT automation solutions for clients throughout the world.
Businesses will benefit in multiple ways from the collaboration in areas such as software development, service delivery, monitoring and IT automation. Together, Stonebranch and OP5 will deliver best-in-class automation and monitoring solutions for proactive scheduling and real-time analysis of all applications and infrastructure processes.
Stonebranch and OP5 have developed a concept for developing a fully automated solution for real-time monitoring and automation processing, thus enabling control of the entire business process in the dynamic workload automation and orchestration landscape. This approach will drastically increase the level of automation while helping global enterprises leverage their automation investment.
“Stonebranch’s automation software is a perfect fit for our existing service and solution portfolio”, says Jan Josephson, Co-Founder of OP5. “We see a huge potential for our joint offering, helping IT operations get more control of their environments while delivering more value to their organization.”
“As global markets continue to grow, we see our partnership with OP5 as an enabler to help companies aiming to successfully achieve the challenges of the digital future” says Dr. Detlef Purschke, CEO of Stonebranch. “With OP5 we have an innovative partner, who relies on flexible, cost-effective and ease-of-use solutions just like we do. The partnership ideally completes our portfolio, and enables our clients to achieve a higher level of automation in their IT environment.”
Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with offices in the U.S.A, Germany, India and Finland, OP5 is a recognized global player in the field of IT management and monitoring solutions with over 800 customers in 50+ countries.
OP5’s flagship product OP5 Monitor, is the most scalable solution on the market which allows Enterprise level organizations with distributed hardware, applications and services to monitor their global operations with ease.
The vision for OP5 is to be a key driver today, and in the future, in allowing IT professionals to take complete control over their IT operations. In addition to offering a range of bespoke monitoring solutions, OP5 offers global support solutions and a wide range of training to suit every need, ranging from in-house training and consultancy to online learning through the recently launched OP5 Academy Platform. Further information can be found at www.op5.com
Stonebranch’s Universal Automation Center (UAC) is the leading, vendor-agnostic, real-time and event-based workload automation and job scheduling solution on the market and is used by more than 300 satisfied customers worldwide with over 300,000 live servers. For over 18 years, Stonebranch customers have appreciated the company’s continuing commitment to innovation, high reliability and security in orchestrating, controlling and transferring mission-critical data, IT workflows, information and files between applications, end devices and demanding professional users.
Stonebranch provides modern automation software solutions that simplify mission-critical IT business processes reliably and securely across complex and diverse IT environments. Our focus is dedicated solely to workload automation technology, enabling us to provide best-in-class solutions combined with an unmatched customer experience.
Stonebranch serves over 300+ enterprise-level clients, including many of the world's largest financial, healthcare and technology institutions and is a recognized leader by industry analysts among the workload automation landscape.
Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Stonebranch has offices throughout the world, including Germany, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Spain, Greece and Sweden. The European head office is located in Bad Homburg, near Frankfurt, Germany.