Meet the iGuy

Who Are We?

Idera is a leading provider of IT performance monitoring solutions. Our products help database administrators, sysadmins, application owners and network engineers improve the health, availability and performance of their IT systems. More than 13,000 customers around the world – including many Fortune 1,000 enterprises, government agencies, and some of the world’s largest datacenters and cloud infrastructure providers – rely on Idera products to keep their systems optimized and IT operations running smoothly.

Why Do We Exist?

You know how it goes in IT—if you're doing your job right, no one notices you. But as soon as something goes wrong, everyone knows your name (and your extension). 

That's where we can help. 

Our products help keep your IT systems running smoothly, so you can get noticed for adding value to the business. Not only will you be able to save the day and gain the respect of your peers for your apparent super powers, but you will also be able to get to those 20 other things on your “to do” list – and have a life.

Whether you are small and growing or you have IT systems that span the globe, Idera will help you ensure the best performance and value with products that are easy to install and deploy and deliver real and measurable ROI.

Headquarter in Houston, Texas, Idera is Microsoft Managed Partner, an EMC TechConnect Select Partner and a member of the SAP PartnerEdge program.



Open for business!
We opened our doors for business. Housed in turn of the century mansions in the bohemian Montrose area of Houston, Texas we provided solutions for managing the Microsoft SQL Server database platform.

MAY 2004

A star is born.
We launched our first product, SQL diagnostic manager, which today is the ‘gold standard’ for SQL Server performance monitoring and diagnostics.


Going places.
We expanded our European operations, opening an office in London to support our customers and partners in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.


Taking over the world.
More international expansion. We opened our office in Melbourne, Australia to support our customers and partners in the Asia Pacific region.


Thinking bigger.
Acquired R1Soft, adding its industry leading portfolio of data protection products for Windows and Linux servers to complement our SQL Server management solutions.


Following the script.
Introduced our Advanced IDE for Windows PowerShell – PowerShell Plus.


Life on the farm(s).
Launched our first products for managing the fast-growing Microsoft SharePoint platform.

APRIL 2011

Movin' on up!
Bid a fond farewell to our mansions as rapid growth meant we needed to triple our office space. We took three full floors in the Americas Tower in Houston, Texas.


Microsoft likes us. They really like us.
Idera is named a Microsoft Managed Partner in the High Potential ISV Group.


To infinity, and beyond!
Surpassed 11,000 customers worldwide.

JULY 2013

Expanding horizons.

Randy Jacops is announced as Idera's CEO.

Idera acquires Precise Software and CopperEgg.