Quest Software, Inc. designs, develops, markets, distributes, and supports enterprise systems management software products worldwide. Its products are designed to support or to interact or interoperate with other vendors’ software or hardware platforms. The company’s application management products include Foglight, Spotlight, PerformaSure, and JProbe products, which automate the tasks performed by the information technology organizations to manage the complexity of the application lifecycle. Its database management products comprise database development tools; the Quest Central product family for Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, and Sybase; SharePlex that provides real-time replication of Oracle databases for customers who need to ensure a copy of their transactional Oracle database; and LiteSpeed that helps organization accountable for managing Microsoft’s SQL Server databases, including backups, business operations, and storage management. The company’s Windows management products consist of Quest management for Active Directory that provides diagnostics, recovery, auditing, group policy management, reporting, self-service, role-based delegation, and user provisioning; Quest Management for Exchange, which offers a set of tools to migrate, store, recover, and manage growth and the related spending for Exchange infrastructures; and Quest Migration Suite for Active Directory, a solution for planning and executing migration projects to Active Directory from Windows NT or Novell NDS. Its products also include Quest Migration Suite for Exchange, Quest Intrust, Quest Authentication Services, and Desktop Authority. In addition, the company offers virtualization management products. It also provides consulting, training, and customer support services. Quest Software sells products and services through direct sales, telesales organization, as well as through value added resellers and distributors. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California.