This excerpt taken from the GPS 10-K filed Mar 28, 2006.
Network Management and Operations
IBM will provide * monitoring and management of the end-to-end network, and will apply globally consistent * processes and tools.
IBM has implemented a consistent, worldwide platform for integrated monitoring, measurement, and control of multi-vendor networks, making our * fully redundant and giving them the ability to support the business communication needs of an entire corporate enterprise, regardless of its size or global reach.
The IBM SDC * will use an integrated suite of processes and tools * to provide * monitoring and management of the networks * devices. The IBM SDC will provide network management services in accordance with a *. IBM has implemented the * management environment worldwide to provide integrated monitoring, measurement, and control of multi-vendor networks.
The * environment will integrate information from network monitoring and event correlation with standard processes and tools. These tools will provide the IBM SDC with continuous visibility, in near real time, into network operations and status.