Blue Turtle prides itself on having expert knowledge regarding the manner in which IT applications, software and infrastructure affect your business.
Our Service Modelling solution can do the following:
- Automatically detect IT relationships.
- Trace transactions.
- Assist in creating service models that enable service health to be measured and managed.
As part of our Service Modelling solution, we offer IlluminIT.
The IlluminIT Business Service Mapping platform provides new insight into the relationship between applications and infrastructure. Without the need for any manual coding or documentation, IlluminIT creates an “as is” live context map of the environment for improved service management.
To understand the relationship between IT and the business, organizations must have an accurate picture of applications and supporting infrastructure as been deployed in production – including web servers, application servers, databases, mainframes, and more.
IlluminIT uses a unique, top-‐down approach to creating interactive business service maps. With patent (pending) technology, IlluminIT intelligently identifies business services, processes and the underpinning IT components. IlluminIT generates a Business Services with intuitive names and populates CMDB, Monitoring systems, Asset Management, BSM, and other software. IlluminIT supports all major platforms including web, client-‐server and legacy mainframe.
IlluminIT has the following features:
- Unique, top-‐down business application discovery.
- Passive continuous modeling.
- Application-‐to-‐ infrastructure dynamic mapping.
- Graphical, interactive live business to IT maps
- Real Time updates and change alerts.
- Change impact simulation.
- Highlight links between network segments.
- Low footprint: it is agentless and has no impact on the production environment.
The IlluminIT Business Service Mapping platform is the cornerstone of a successful BSM initiative. It works seamlessly with BSM, CMDB and CMS systems. It automatically populates configuration databases with the missing business service layer, saving weeks of painstaking manual work – and keeps the information up to date. With IlluminIT, organizations can finally manage incidents, changes, and new developments at the service level – and at the speed of business.
This solution offers the following benefits:
- Assures business availability
- Reduces outage and downtime
- Supports effective decision-making
- Provides clear visibility into critical services
- Assesses the impact of IT changes on the business
- Mitigate real time incidents with fast root cause analysis
- Dramatically increases the value of Monitoring, BSM, CMDB and CMS
- Eliminates tedious, manual system audits
“IlluminIT allows ECI to manage changes and their impact before they happen, and to prevent unplanned changes and downtime of critical applications. ECI is also in the process of migrating some core applications to the cloud and we are planning to use IlluminIT to manage the move efficiently and with minimum risk.” – Yuval Illuz, Head of Global Infrastructure, InfoSec and IT Innovation, ECI Telecom.