BMC CIO Sees Opportunity in Consumerization

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HOUSTON, Feb. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BMC Software thought leaders discuss IT Services left for dead and why cloud will fade into the background in 2014. CIO Mark Settle talks about why the Consumerization of IT is an opportunity for IT departments to empower employees and take advantage of the digital revolution.

Company Updates

BMC Software Comments on Speculation Concerning the Target Breach

BMC Software issued a statement regarding the speculation in the press concerning the Target data breach.

https://communities.bmc.com/people/mstouse/blog/2014/01/30/bmc-software-comments-on-speculation-concerning-the-target-breach

Thought Leadership

I See Dead IT Services

Today, many IT organizations struggle to understand who is using IT services, why they are using those particular services, the cost of using those services, and the value of the IT services to the organization…

https://communities.bmc.com/people/anthonyorr/blog/2014/01/28/i-see-dead-it-services

2014: The year of the enterprise app store

BMC CIO Mark Settle discusses why he views the Consumerization of IT and BYOD as an opportunity to empower employees with the tools they need to maximize the incalculable power of their devices.

http://betanews.com/2014/01/15/2014-the-year-of-the-enterprise-app-store/

Where is the Cloud Headed in 2014

Chris Rixon talks about how cloud won't matter in 2014… because it will be everywhere. It's just computing.

https://communities.bmc.com/community/bsm_initiatives/cloud/blog/2014/01/21/where-is-cloud-headed-in-2014

Fasten Your Seatbelts (The Consumers are Driving!)

BMC plans to have a lively, irreverent and entertaining discussion with George Spalding of Pink Elephant. The talk will look at how the consumers of IT services are playing a major role in shaping strategy and what you should be doing about it. Register to join us for the live webcast on February 5th.

https://communities.bmc.com/community/bsm_initiatives/cloud/blog/2014/01/21/where-is-cloud-headed-in-2014

What People are Saying

Athletic nutrition center to open

Paula Ann Solis, The Baylor Lariat

http://baylorlariat.com/2014/01/22/athletic-nutrition-center-to-open/

Climbing to the innovator summit -- RootsTech 2014

James Tanner, Genealogy's Star

http://genealogysstar.blogspot.com/2014/01/climbing-to-innovator-summit-rootstech.html

Zapier opens its developer platform, gives the everyday Joe a way to connect APIs

Alex Williams, TechCrunch

http://techcrunch.com/2014/01/17/zapier-opens-its-developer-platform-gives-the-everyday-joe-a-way-to-connect-apis/

Consumerization: Setting the bar for IT

Barton George, Barton's Blog

http://bartongeorge.net/2014/01/28/consumerization-setting-the-bar-for-it/

Why major misconceptions surround the enterprise public cloud

Rob Enderle, CIO

http://www.cio.com/article/746971/Why_Major_Misconceptions_Surround_the_Enterprise_Public_Cloud_

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