Gartner Information Technology Research

Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Event Correlation and Analysis, 2006


Products in the IT ECA Magic Quadrant range from mature event consoles to new start-ups. Vendors are evaluated on their ability to improve the event-to-incident/problem resolution process and their vision to achieve alignment between IT component events and business-oriented, end-to-end IT services.

Published: 13 June 2006

ID: G00139655

Analyst(s): Deb Curtis, Will Cappelli, David Paul Williams

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • How to Use the ECA Magic Quadrant to Assist in Vendor Selection
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Event Collection/Consolidation
    • Event Processing/Correlation
    • Event Presentation
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Comments
    • Argent Software
    • BMC Software
    • CA
    • EMC Smarts
    • Entuity
    • HP
    • IBM-Micromuse
    • IBM Tivoli
    • Interlink Software
    • Microsoft
    • NetIQ
    • Nimsoft
    • OpenService
    • PerformanceIT
    • Quest Software
    • Rocket Software
    • TNT Software
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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