BMC Named a Leader for Next-Generation Application Performance Management in Research in Action Selection Matrix

HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BMC, the global leader in software solutions for IT, today announced that Research in Action, a leading European research firm, named it as a leader in its recent Vendor Selection Matrix for Next-Generation Application Performance Management. The report provides a comparison of the top 20 vendors of next-generation Application Performance Management solutions.

"Enterprise and business decision makers looking for next-generation IT need integrated solutions that span the whole spectrum from business service to application performance. They need look no further than BMC with its strong and differentiated brand. Its new strategy for next-generation APM is well aligned with the cutting edge analytic capabilities customers want," commented Dr. Thomas Mendel Ph.D. managing director at Research In Action.

Application Performance Management is at an all-time high, and the market is very dynamic and highly complex with many different facets according to the Research In Action Vendor Selection Matrix. A key component of the report is a survey of 1600 IT professionals about the future of APM. According to those surveyed, the top four requirements for next-generation APM are a SaaS delivery platform, hybrid cloud management, analytics and big data, and real-time monitoring with end-user views.

"BMC is thrilled to be recognized as an APM leader by Research In Action for our TrueSight solutions, especially given that 60 percent of the evaluation is based on the feedback from enterprise buyers," said Bill Berutti, president of the cloud, data center and performance businesses at BMC." Research In Action's acknowledgement validates our strategy of building modern solutions that empower IT operations to meet the fast-paced demands of the digital enterprise."

To read the vendor matrix in full, click here.

BMC TrueSight Operations Management

The TrueSight Operations Management solution provides unprecedented visibility into the entire IT environment and performs real-time monitoring to enable business-impact analysis and drive superior quality of service. The solution measures the performance of business applications to pinpoint degradation issues and proactively identify errors before users are affected. This unique insight helps IT increase service availability and find and fix problems before end-user impact.

BMC TrueSight Pulse

TrueSight Pulse is a real-time SaaS solution for monitoring and alerting that keeps high-speed cloud-hosted applications and underlying infrastructure running—for instant IT insight. Monitoring performance and availability every second of every day empowers IT operations and DevOps users to respond fast to the fluid demands of their digital environment.

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BMC is a global leader in software solutions that help IT transform traditional businesses into digital enterprises for the ultimate competitive advantage. Our Digital Enterprise Management set of IT solutions is designed to make digital business fast, seamless, and optimized. From mainframe to mobile to cloud and beyond, we pair high-speed digital innovation with robust IT industrialization—allowing our customers to provide intuitive user experiences with optimized performance, cost, compliance, and productivity. BMC solutions serve more than 15,000 customers worldwide including 82 percent of the Fortune 500.

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