Stonebranch Named Visionary in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Workload Automation

Workload Automation Specialists Stonebranch today announced it has been named a Visionary in analyst firm Gartner Inc.'s Magic Quadrant for Workload Automation, 2012. This culminates a year of growing momentum for the company in the global workload automation market.

Vendors in the Visionary quadrant are innovators that excel with highly differentiated solutions, introducing a radical new approach to the market.

Stonebranch CEO Wolfgang Bothe said: "We are honored to be recognized by Gartner with a placement in the Visionary Quadrant. We consider this a validation of our hard work, particularly over the last year, to deliver an easy to use and quickly implemented workload automation solution to our customers."

Stonebranch gained a significant number of premier customers in the financial services sector as well as next-generation data centers over the past year. Since its acquisition of Opswise Software in early 2011, it has fully integrated its core products into a single, unified set of solutions.

Stonebranch differentiates itself in the industry with a highly portable, web-based solution with unmatched ease of use. Customers praise its quick deployment capabilities, diversity of integration possibilities, and its ability to enable easy management of mission-critical IT workload for IT Operations, as well as application development staff and business users.

About Stonebranch

Stonebranch solutions are for modern IT organizations that need guaranteed results. Opswise Automation Center provides enterprise-wide automation of complex IT business processes in a simple, intuitive way - from Amazon Web Services in the cloud to z/OS batch processes on the mainframe. Stonebranch clients include some of the world's largest financial, healthcare and technology institutions. Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Stonebranch has offices throughout the world, including Germany, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Spain and Denmark.

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