Rockaway, NJ – August 1, 2018 – Avada Software, an enterprise middleware innovator, announced today its exclusive partnership with Sapphire Cloud, a leading a provider of Cloud Computing Solutions and Business Machine Technologies subsidiary company, to create the newly formed corporation, Q-Guard, LLC.

Q-Guard is a cost-effective, cloud-based solution for the Monitoring and Statistical Reporting of enterprise middleware environments. Powered by Avada IR360 and Sapphire Cloud, Q-Guard is J2EE compliant and the ONLY Messaging Solution with a built in SOA engine that allows you to leverage internal and external services for managing and correcting problems within your middleware environments.

“We are excited about our partnership with Sapphire”, said Peter D ‘Agosta, Product Manager and Co-founder of Avada.  “Combining IR360 Enterprise Messaging Solutions with Sapphire’s resilient cloud monitoring services provides tremendous financial and technical resource savings for our growing customer base.”

Stew Smith, Vice President of Business Development of Sapphire Cloud, adds, “Sapphire is more than just a hosting company. We are a technical services organization with a proven track record of providing stable, redundant, and secure cloud services. Our US based data centers and services are staffed 24/7 with experienced, technical resources on hand to resolve incidents as they arise.”

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About Sapphire Cloud Solutions

Sapphire Cloud is a leading provider of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Solutions. Backed by 25 years of IT experience, our commercial cloud provides business continuity, virtualization, and monitoring services to businesses of all size and in all industries. As our users and resellers will attest, the Sapphire team prides itself on providing excellent products and backing them up with outstanding customer service.

About Avada Software

Avada Software’s flagship product, Infrared360®, is a middleware management portal providing total administration, monitoring, testing, auditing, statistical reporting, and self-service for Enterprise Middleware Environments IBM MQ™, IBM IIB™, TIBCO EMS™, WebSphere™, JBoss™, & Apache™, WebLogic™, and SOAP & REST-based web services.