BMC Software, Inc.,is a leading global provider of enterprise management solutions that empower companies to automate their IT and align it to the needs of the business. Delivering business service management, BMC solutions span enterprise systems, applications, databases and service management.
BMC Software is focused on serving the Global 2000 companies who are confronted with the task of managing a highly complex, heterogeneous and decentralized IT environment in a world that is constantly changing around them. Customers utilize BMC Software solutions to better meet the challenges they are facing and to enhance their return on investment. In addition, with the help of BMC Software’s solutions, these customers are focused on providing the highest levels of service to their end customers (both internal and external).
BMC and its subsidiaries develop software that provides systems and service management solutions for large enterprises. BMC’s ALM solution operates in four segments: Mainframe Management, Distributed Systems Management, Service Management, and Identity Management. Mainframe Management segment offers MAINVIEW solutions, which manage, automate, and optimize the depth and breadth of z/OS, DB2, CICS, IMS, Linux, middleware, the Web, and storage. This segment also includes its SmartDBA solutions that manage and recover DB2 and IMS databases and job scheduling products.
Distributed Systems Management segment provides BMC Performance Manager and PATROL solutions that manage information technology (IT) infrastructure in distributed computing environments; SmartDBA solutions that manage Oracle, DB2 UDB, MS SQL Server, and Sybase databases; job scheduling and output management products; applications management solutions that manage SAP and Siebel environments; and enterprise performance assurance solutions that optimize system performance and capacity planning.
The Service Management segment offers service delivery management, service impact management, IT service management for the enterprise, IT service support, and IT service management for outsourcers. The Identity Management segment provides a suite of products to facilitate enterprise directory management and visualization, Web access control, user administration and provisioning, password management, and audit and compliance management.
BMC customers include manufacturers, telecommunications companies, financial service providers, educational institutions, retailers, distributors, hospitals, service providers, government agencies and value-added resellers. The company markets its products directly through its sales force, as well as through resellers, distributors, and systems integrators.
BMC Software provides hosted and on-demand enterprise management software used for a variety of functions, including recovery and storage management, business process scheduling and integration, service management, and application and database performance management.