ChartWorks Introduces WebSight for Monitoring and Analyzing Web Server Activity.SILVER SPRING, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 1998--
Provides First Real-time and Historical Analysis Tool
for ISPs and Web Masters
ChartWorks(R) Inc., the leader in online enterprise charting, today announced the availability of WebSight(tm) 1.0, a chart-centric(tm) application for real-time monitoring and historical analysis of Web server activity. WebSight enables ISPs and Web masters to quickly identify problems, track usage and spot utilization trends in a fraction of the time it takes to read and analyze lengthy tabular listings and reports.
"ChartWorks recognizes the growing need for companies to use charts to quickly access and assimilate large volumes of real-time data," said Dan Cronin, vice president of marketing, ChartWorks Inc. "This is the first of many vertical markets for which we will develop online charting tools, including help desk, enterprise resource planning See ERP.
(application, business) Enterprise Resource Planning - (ERP) Any software system designed to support and automate the business processes of medium and large businesses. , sales forecasting, sales reporting and sales force automation Automating the sales activities within an organization. A comprehensive SFA package provides such functions as contact management, note and information sharing, quick proposal and presentation generation, product configurators, calendars and to-do lists. ."
WebSight 1.0 provides real-time and historical online chart displays of the number of hits on the Web server, the number of bytes transmitted, the most commonly viewed pages and the domain names visitors link to from the Web site. WebSight automatically extracts and graphs data from the Web server access log files. Users can dynamically select and graph the data elements they wish to monitor. They can also drill down into the graphs to view trends for different time periods including days, weeks, months and years, and compare that data with other time periods to spot trends in site activity.
WebSight 1.0 was developed using the ChartWorks System(tm) to produce dynamic online charts. The ChartWorks System consists of ChartExpress(tm) for rapid chart design and the NetCharts(tm) graphic-rendering engine. The ChartWorks System is unique in its team-based approach to building, maintaining and sharing dynamically generated online charts for the enterprise. This team-oriented approach is enabled by the ChartWorks System's intuitive Chart Definition Language (CDL 1. CDL - Computer Definition anguage. A hardware description language. "Computer Organisation and Microprogramming", Yaohan Chu, P-H 1970.
2. CDL - Command Definition Language. Portion of ICES used to implement commands. Sammet 1969, p.618-620.
3. ). CDL enables effective integration of the ChartWorks System product components and supports a distributed, team approach to chart production.
WebSight is 100% Java code and supports any Java-enabled client platform supporting JDK (Java Development Kit) A Java software development environment from Sun. It includes the JVM, compiler, debugger and other tools for developing Java applets and applications. Each new version of the JDK adds features and enhancements to the language. 1.1x. All chart applets can be viewed through any JDK 1.1 compatible Web browser The program that serves as your front end to the Web on the Internet. In order to view a site, you type its address (URL) into the browser's Location field; for example, www.computerlanguage.com, and the home page of that site is downloaded to you. including Netscape 4.0 and higher and Microsoft Internet Explorer See Internet Explorer. 4.0 and higher.
Pricing & Availability
ChartWorks WebSight 1.0 is offered at an introductory price of $295 per server with unlimited user access. WebSight 1.0 currently supports UNIX UNIX
Operating system for digital computers, developed by Ken Thompson of Bell Laboratories in 1969. It was initially designed for a single user (the name was a pun on the earlier operating system Multics). Web servers only. Support for Windows NT is planned for the near future. WebSight 1.0, NetCharts and ChartExpress are available today and can be downloaded directly from the ChartWorks site at http://www.chartworks.com.
About ChartWorks, Inc.
ChartWorks, Inc. is the leader in online enterprise charting. The company's single-threaded focus on charts has resulted in a suite of products to meet the enterprise charting needs at each stage of the chart lifecycle -- from chart design to development to wide-scale deployment. The ChartWorks System, including NetCharts and ChartExpress, is the only solution today that allows users to quickly build, share and maintain dynamically generated charts from virtually any data source across any platform. The company also offers related consulting, education and support services support services Psychology Non-health care-related ancillary services–eg, transportation, financial aid, support groups, homemaker services, respite services, and other services to its Fortune 1000 customers worldwide including Chevron, Deloitte & Touche, Federal Express, Ford, General Mills, IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) , Silicon Graphics, Sun Microsystems and Thomson Financial Thomson Financial
A major provider of information, analytical tools, and consulting services to the financial community. The firm, a division of Thomson Corporation, is best known to investors for its First Call segment, which publishes consensus earnings Services.
Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Silver Spring, MD, ChartWorks, Inc. is a privately held corporation Noun 1. privately held corporation - a corporation owned by a few people; shares have no public market
close corporation, closed corporation, private corporation with financing from Sigma Partners, Inc. and Atlas Ventures. Visit ChartWorks' Web site at http://www.chartworks.com for additional information.
ChartWorks is a registered trademark of ChartWorks, Inc. ChartWorks System, NetCharts, ChartExpress, and WebSite are trademarks of ChartWorks, Inc. All other products or company names mentioned are used for identification purposes only, and may be trademarks of their respective owners.