Sigma Solutions, Inc. is looking for a logo to use on marketing slicks, commericals and other publicity material including http://www.statlight.com. You can learn about Sigma Solutions at http://www.sigmasolinc.com. STATlight can be broken down to mean:
STAT refers to status in this case. Light is more-or-less akin to view. Connotation is that this device gives one a view or sheds light on the status of the network.
Here is the text of the press release:
San Antonio, TX. Sigma Solutions, Inc. announces today the introduction of the STATlight network appliance designed to greatly ease the daily monitoring of NetFlow by network administrators. Today’s advanced network environments, for many entities, are incredibly complex, and keeping those networks performing optimally is a challenge for most network administrators. STATlight is a unique device comprised of SolarWinds network tools and software, a Sun advanced 1U server platform, other software packages, and proprietary software code written by Sigma Solutions that when combined and optimized delivers an extremely fast and scalable solution to monitor networks; alerting administrators when system problems occur. STATlight is a plug-and-play device ready for installation and use after powering up for the first time. STATlight comes preconfigured to handle up to 8000 elements in a 1U space, has a 3TB window of NetFlow data, and sees no performance degradation even when rendering time-based graphs on collected NetFlow data.
Sigma offers classroom or onsite training on the use of SolarWinds software and the device. Sigma also offers single point of contact via a help desk support line for the device, the operating system, SolarWinds software, and database questions making the network administrator’s job easier. For more information please visit http://www.statlight.com or call 1-800-567-5964.