Microsoft Finishes MOM 2005
Microsoft's latest MOM has been released to manufacturing, with retail availability slated for October 1. MOM, or Microsoft Operations Manager, is a console for administering Windows servers and applications, with tools for monitoring and analyzing performance. MOM 2005 includes an easier setup, new user interface and improved built-in security. Smaller businesses can take advantage of MOM 2005 Workgroup Edition for $499 USD, while standard MOM 2005 server licenses run $729 USD.