October 21, 2008

Dorado Software Expands Distribution Channel in North America

FOLSOM, Calif., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorado Software , a leading provider of infrastructure lifecycle management software, today announced that they have an agreement with Global Marketing Partners Inc. (GMP) establishing access to technology solution providers in North America through Ingram Micro Inc. , the world's largest technology distributor.

As part of the agreement with GMP, Dorado Software will distribute enterprise editions of its Redcell suite of infrastructure management products through Ingram Micro for North America.

The Dorado Software products to be distributed under this agreement include the latest Redcell 6.1 enterprise integrated portfolio: Redcell OpsCenter, Redcell Network Commander, Redcell System Commander, and Redcell Storage Commander. Redcell OpsCenter is the foundation product in the portfolio that consolidates IT resource management and monitoring of converging IT technologies. The advanced add-on solutions include Redcell Network Commander for managing compliance and change management of configuration files, and firmware management; Redcell System Commander for operating systems and patch management of both physical and virtual systems; and Redcell Storage Commander for the configuration and monitoring of storage devices and appliances.

The integrated Redcell product line offers a scalable and affordable solution for small to large organizations who are seeking a single view to manage their converging IT infrastructures. From a single view, administrators can view the health and performance monitoring, compliance identification and auditing, troubleshooting, and software patching of their multi-vendor network, server, storage, and printer environment which includes equipment from Cisco, Dell, and many others.

"Our customers are responding to the ability to monitor all of their data network devices and servers from one platform," says Ken McCoy, Trusted Data Solutions. "We are excited to have improved access to the Redcell product line."

"This is a very exciting opportunity as it gives us the chance to distribute our products through a well established and successful distributor, which will enable us to gain mass penetration into the North American market and present resellers and clients a smooth process for handling their purchase of Redcell products," said Rex White, Vice President of Channel and Alliances at Dorado Software.


The Redcell enterprise editions are available today for download, trial and purchase. Redcell OpsCenter's promotional pricing starts under $3000. Users can test drive the products for free for 30 days by registering at: http://www.doradosoftware.com/trials. Under this agreement, Dorado Software's U.S.-based staff will be providing sales and pre-sales support to GMP, Ingram Micro and their resellers.

About Ingram Micro Inc.

As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics services, technical support, financial services, and product aggregation and distribution. The company serves 140 countries and is the only broad line global IT distributor with operations in Asia. Visit http://www.ingrammicro.com/.

About Global Marketing Partners Inc.

Global Marketing Partners is America's leading aggregator of emerging growth companies for national distributors. Global partners with the most important distributors in the United States to provide fast, affordable and flexible access to their channel-critical services and expansive market reach. Visit http://www.globalwrx.com/.

About Dorado Software, Inc.

Dorado Software is a leader in infrastructure management software for uniform access, control and monitoring of converging IT and network assets, including servers, storage, networking, and security devices, and applications. Dorado Software's Redcell portfolio automates infrastructure lifecycle management from visibility, proactive monitoring, change detection and remediation, troubleshooting, OS/file and patch updating, service provisioning, to reporting on everything. For more information about Dorado Software, visit http://www.doradosoftware.com/ or send email to [email protected]

   Editors Note:    See related releases:        August 11, 2008: Press Release: Dorado Software Announces Redcell (TM)       OpsCenter for Automated, Converged Network, Systems and Storage       Management       August 13, 2008: Press Release: Dorado Software Announces Redcell (TM)       Network Commander for Automated Network Configuration, Change and       Compliance Management   

Dorado and Redcell are registered trademarks of Dorado Software. All other trademarks and registered trademarks in this document are the properties of their respective owners.

Dorado Software, Inc.

CONTACT: Media, Vicki Crozier of Dorado Software, Inc., +1-916-673-1160,[email protected]

Web site: http://www.globalwrx.com/http://www.doradosoftware.com/http://www.ingrammicro.com/