Houston, TX and Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) July 17, 2007

Idera (www.idera.com), a leading provider of management and administration solutions for Microsoft SQL Server, announced today that it has opened a new office in Australia to accommodate growing demand for its market-leading suite of tools for managing the performance, availability and security of Microsoft SQL Server in the enterprise. Located in Melbourne, the office will serve customers throughout the Asia-Pacific Region.

Idera has experienced rapid growth over that last three years. To meet the demand for the company’s product offerings, Idera has expanded its direct and channel sales operations both in the United States and internationally. As part of this expansion, Idera has opened a new location in Melbourne, Australia.

“We are excited about our expansion into the Asia-Pacific region and delighted about the increase in demand for our products in the area,” said Rick Pleczko, president and CEO of Idera. “SQL Server has shown strong growth in Australia — as well as throughout the Asia-Pacific region — and our business is growing along with it. Having an office in Australia enables us to become more involved in the local SQL Server community and strategically positions us to better advance our business throughout the region.”

Idera Australia Contact Information: Level 5, 406 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia, Phone: (+61) 3-8616-0182.

About Idera: Tools for SQL Server Management

Idera delivers a new generation of tools for managing and administering the world’s fastest growing database management system – Microsoft SQL Server. Battle-proven and engineered for the enterprise, Idera’s solutions are written by and for SQL Server experts. Our award-winning solutions include: Performance & Availability Monitoring, Security & Compliance, Backup and Recovery, and Change & Configuration Management. Idera is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with over 2,500 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in London, Sao Paulo, Brazil, and now, Melbourne, Australia, Idera’s products are sold and supported directly and via authorized resellers and distributors around the globe.

For more information, or to download a free 14-day evaluation copy of any of Idera’s tools for SQL Server management, visit www.idera.com.

Idera is a division of BBS Technologies, Inc. Idera is a registered trademarks of BBS Technologies, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions. All other company and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.                                                                    

Contact Information: Janette Deyhle, 713-523-4433, press @ idera.com or ANZ @ idera.com

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