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DBI Delivers Enterprise Database Performance Metrics At A Glance With New Brother-Eagle Monitoring Solution for Oracle and DB2

New �Stock-Ticker� Style Database Monitoring Solution Available Now as Freeware

Austin, TX � (October 24, 2006) - Database-Brothers, Inc. (DBI), an industry leading provider of accountability and performance solutions for DB2 LUW and Oracle, today announced the availability of Brother-Eagle™, a powerful, yet light-weight enterprise database monitoring solution that can display performance metrics for several databases at a glance.

Brother-Eagle monitors all of an organizations� Oracle and DB2 LUW databases and looks for database performance problems or inefficiencies that need to be corrected. It then summarizes the performance characteristics in a single, easy-to-read �stock ticker� graphical presentation that links directly to expert advice and performance tips to aid in rapid problem resolution. The new monitoring solution also assigns each database health and performance efficiency scores which can be easily viewed in the scrolling display.

�There is an ever increasing demand for database management tools because of the growing complexity of today�s database infrastructures and the mounting volumes of data they manage,� said Will Cappelli, research vice president, Gartner. �Intuitive tools that monitor database performance and deliver expert advice for fast problem resolution are especially useful to database administrators (DBAs) because they can quickly pinpoint those databases that require attention before end user applications and service levels are impacted.�

The client-based Brother-Eagle solution is available in two editions: a freeware Standard Edition and the customizable Professional Edition. The freeware Standard Edition offers all essential health and performance metrics, expert advice, and a highly customizable user interface featuring the innovative �stock ticker� style design. The Professional Edition adds advanced, customizable metrics and advice that can be matched to a specific environment�s needs along with one-year of email-based technical support. Both editions support Oracle 9.2, Oracle 10G, DB2 8.2 and DB2 9 databases.

�The Oracle and DB2 LUW experts at DBI have been optimizing the performance and availability of Oracle and DB2 LUW databases for many years,� said Scott Hayes, CEO and founder of DBI. �It is with great pleasure that we can now share all the tips and techniques we�ve learned with DBAs around the world for free through this very useful, lightweight tool.�

Pricing and Availability

Brother-Eagle Standard is available now free of charge. Brother-Eagle Professional is available now through November 30 for just $89. Both the Brother-Eagle Standard Edition freeware and the Brother-Eagle Pro Edition can be downloaded by visiting: http://www.database-brothers.com/eagle/.

About Database-Brothers, Inc.

Database-Brothers, Inc. (DBI), headquartered in Austin, Texas, is an industry leader in distributed DB2 LUW and Oracle database accountability and performance best practices methodologies, services, and products that enable companies to accelerate business accountability and performance with clarity. For more information about DBI, visit www.database-brothers.com or call (866) 773-8789.


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