HP Database and Middleware Automation software provides capabilities to automate the management of databases and many middleware programs, working with Oracle's and Sybase's databases, Microsoft SQL Server, IBM DB2 and the IBM WebSphere and Oracle WebLogic application servers. Version 10 of this software has been tailored to work seamlessly with the other packages within the CloudSystem Enterprise Starter Suite. From Operation Orchestration, for instance, an administrator can now directly bring into a workflow any database or middleware management operations developed within this software.
Use of the combined set of software "enables our customers to start building platform services using existing assets," Labat said. "You can rapidly provision services, deploy them and put them under change control so you are always in band in terms of SLAs, and compliance with policies."