VERITAS Global Cluster Manager
Building on the high availability and local application management that clustering provides, VERITAS Software's VERITAS Global Cluster Manager extends the concepts of local clustering to provide peerless global application-fail-over capabilities.

OS Migration Tool
In another close race, ScriptLogic 4.14 edged past Microsoft Windows XP's File and Settings Transfer Wizard to take the Best OS Migration Tool award.

Performance-Tuning Tool
Our readers gave HP OpenView its fourth Readers' Choice award in the Best Systems Management Products category by voting the HP OpenView Performance Manager software Best Performance-Tuning Tool.

Quota Management Software
VERITAS Software's VERITAS StorageCentral, formerly Precise/StorageCentral SRM, takes the Readers' Choice award for Best Quota Management Software.

Registry Management Tool
ScriptLogic 4.14 garnered 47 percent of the vote to take its second Readers' Choice award in the Best Systems Management Products category for Best Registry Management Tool.

Remote Management Tool
Readers selected Sunbelt Remote Administrator (Radmin) as Best Remote Management Tool from a large field of contenders.

Service Pack and Patch Management Tool
By a wide margin, readers chose Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) 2.0 as Best Service Pack and Patch Management Tool. A reader from Alberta, Canada, expressed why this product is so popular: "Microsoft is good at getting the updates out and keeping the costs down."

User and Directory Management Tool
In an extremely close race, Aelita Software's Aelita Enterprise Directory Manager (EDM) narrowly defeated SystemTools.com's Hyena to win the award for Best User and Directory Management Tool.

Software Deployment Tool
For the second year, our readers say that Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) 2.0 is the Best Software Deployment Tool.

Capacity Planning and Trend Analysis Software
Taking one-third of the vote for Best Capacity Planning and Trend Analysis Software, BMC Software's PATROL for Microsoft Windows Servers - Perform and Predict easily captured this Readers' Choice award.