BMC Software

BMC Software

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.

ITOps, DevOps, and NoOps Explained

To my relief, new terms are emerging that are even more buzzwordy and fashionable than "cloud". The specific examples I have in mind are DevOps and its younger cousin, NoOps. Traditionally there has been a split, not to say a wall with spikes on top and a trench filled with fire, between IT operations and application developers. In this mode, … [Read more...]

4 Reasons to Consider Switching to a Modern Service Desk

When software companies merge, like other businesses, it can create opportunities as well as uncertainties for customers. The ITSM space is really crowded with many vendors promising to deliver a great service desk experience. But not all vendors are the same. Leading IT organizations are seeking vendors committed to delivering excellence in … [Read more...]

IT Change: From Resistance to Embrace

This blog is the first in our three-part series on “Successful IT Change Management,” in which we’ll discuss ways to build a culture that understands the necessity and value of change, and navigates it successfully. In this installment, we’ll address resistance to change—one of the most common and important challenges facing IT organizations. … [Read more...]

Getting IT Change Management Right

This is the final blog in our three-part series on “Successful IT Change Management.” Last time, we talked about how you can build consensus and momentum around change in order to build a foundation for IT Change Management. In this blog, we’ll get to brass tacks with three strategies for IT Change Management in the digital business. These days … [Read more...]

Laying a Foundation for IT Change

 This blog is the second in our three-part series on “Successful IT Change Management.” In our last blog, we discussed resistance to change. This time, we’ll introduce practical ways to address and overcome it, and foster a culture in which the implementation and acceptance of change proceed more easily and effectively. In today’s business … [Read more...]

The Hidden “Agility Tax” and How To Avoid It

Business agility takes many forms. Manufacturers now divert supply chain items at the last minute to maximize factory output. Finance departments track and adjust spend in near real time. Marketing organizations launch competitive promotions within days of their conception. These are just a few examples of how crucial agility has become for success … [Read more...]

The Digital Natives: How to Get Ready for Gen Z Workers

Just when companies thought they’d seen it all in self-absorbed social media-crazed Millennial workers, HR firms, and brand and marketing experts warn this is just the first wave. Gen Z workers will test the ability of many companies to be both seamlessly digital and yet surprisingly human and socially engaged. Dubbed a “Demographic Juggernaut,” … [Read more...]