Nlyte Software Named a Finalist in the 2011 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide

Winners Will Be Honored In Las Vegas on May 10, 2011

Menlo Park, CA – April 5, 2011 – nlyte Software, the only provider of performance-based solutions for Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, has named nlyte Software and the nlyte DCIM Suite as a finalist for both the 6th Annual 2011 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards in the Data Center Category. Winners will be honored in Las Vegas on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 during the 6th annual dinner and presentations.

The annual Network Products Guide Awards are the world’s premier information technology honors, recognizing achievements in every facet of the IT industry. Drawing active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the awards honor the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology.

The nlyte DCIM solution is a cutting-edge web-based solution that provides an attractive and intuitive interface for all users. It has been designed to enable best practice processes, including the ability to automatically Discover IT assets, Visualize the physical and virtual infrastructure, Model the Move, Add, Change (MAC) initiatives, Control data center processes and personnel, Report on progress using integrated analytic capabilities, and Predict capacity resources well into the future.  This results in the most efficient use of power, cooling and space through the optimal placement of data center assets and provides a rapid ROI by reducing data center operating expenses by up to 20% annually, reducing the time to deploy new assets by up to 50%, prolonging data center life by up to 75% and helping attain a power usage effectiveness (PUE) rating of 2.0 or less.

“It’s an honor to be named a finalist by Network Products Guide for this esteemed industry and peer award,” said Jon Temple, President and CEO of nlyte Software. “This award further validates nlyte Software’s leadership in DCIM and recognizes the significant advancements we have made in the past 12 months in all aspects of our business.”

About Network Products Guide Awards
As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit www.networkproductsguide.com.

About nlyte Software
nlyte Software is a leading provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) solutions for intelligent capacity planning. Its performance-based solution enables the world’s largest companies to optimally place data center assets to make the most efficient use of power, cooling and space, enabling a reduction in operating expenses by as much as 20% annually. Founded by data center professionals in 2003, nlyte Software is headquartered in Menlo Park, California and can be found online at http://www.nlyte.com.

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Sabrina Hengehold
nlyte Software
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760-327-1701 (office)
steve.kleine@nlyte.com