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SolarWinds IT Operations Management Market Share Leadership Recognized by Top Industry Research

Leading analyst firms again rank SolarWinds No. 1 in Network Management Software market share and No. 2, 3, and 5 across ITOM Performance Analysis categories by revenue

SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software, today announced the company has again been ranked number one in Network Management Software market share by leading industry analyst firm, International Data Corporation (IDC®), in its latest Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker®, 21H1. Additionally, SolarWinds has been recognized by Gartner® in the Market Share Analysis: ITOM, Performance Analysis Software, Worldwide, 2020, across multiple categories, including No. 2 for Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics (NPMD) Tools, No. 3 for overall IT Operations Management (ITOM) Performance Analysis Software Vendors, and No. 5 for AIOps/IT Infrastructure Management (ITIM)/Other Monitoring Tools by revenue.

“We believe this recognition validates our mission to help organizations everywhere achieve business outcomes through comprehensive, intelligent, and cost-effective solutions,” said Rohini Kasturi, chief product officer, SolarWinds. “We’re proud to be a market share leader in network management software and top five across IT operations management and we look forward to another year of delivering superior value to our customers where they are today and where they’re going tomorrow, be that cloud-native, multi-cloud, hybrid, or on-premises.”

The IDC Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker measures total market size and vendor shares based on each vendor’s software revenue, including license, maintenance, and subscription revenue. SolarWinds first achieved the No. 1 in Network Management Software ranking for market share in the first half of 2016 and has maintained the position since the second half of 2017.

The Gartner Market Share Analysis: ITOM, Performance Analysis Software, Worldwide, 2020 research released in June of 2021 outlines key market findings and vendor performance highlights across ITOM software representing tools needed to manage the provisioning, capacity, performance and availability of computing, networking, and application resources.

SolarWinds believes a comprehensive approach is essential in simplifying ever-evolving IT operations management complexities to address business priorities and remaining competitive in today’s constantly shifting environment. SolarWinds delivers simple, powerful, and secure solutions designed to work together to deliver deep visibility across the full stack.

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SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI) is a leading provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software. Our solutions give organizations worldwide—regardless of type, size, or complexity—the power to accelerate business transformation in today’s hybrid IT environments. We continuously engage with technology professionals—IT service and operations professionals, DevOps and SecOps professionals, and Database Administrators (DBAs) – to understand the challenges they face in maintaining high-performing and highly available IT infrastructures, applications, and environments. The insights we gain from them, in places like our THWACK community, allow us to address customers’ needs now, and in the future. Our focus on the user and commitment to excellence in end-to-end hybrid IT management has established SolarWinds as a worldwide leader in solutions for observability, IT service management, application performance, and database management. Learn more today at

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