Criss Scruggs

Criss Scruggs

With more than 17 years in technology product marketing and management, Criss Scruggs currently drives solutions marketing for Workload Automation including Big Data and DevOps initiatives at BMC. Additional areas of focus over the past few years at BMC included IT Service Management, IT Asset Management, and Mobile Device Management at BMC. Prior to BMC, Scruggs spent several years with other IT organizations focused on Systems and Applications Performance Management, VMware Management, and VoIP/Unified Communications Management businesses. Scruggs holds a master of business administration degree from The Jones Graduate School of Management, Rice University and a bachelor of arts degree in advertising from the University of Oklahoma.

BMC Sets Out to Land the Big “Data” Catch at Hadoop Summit

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Hadoop Summit 2016 is only days away and the buzz continues to grow.  Big Data continues to get bigger every day, and this event further exhibits the continued interest organizations of all types and sizes have when it comes to mining their data. Read BMC'c Hadoop Tutorial for Beginners › This year, BMC is pleased to be a Diamond Sponsor at … [Read more...]

Digital Enterprise Automation at Strata Hadoop World

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At last week’s Strata Hadoop World, the largest big data event in North America, approximately 5,000 attendees, top influencers, and technologists joined together to talk about how to collectively “make data work” in the future. That conference theme was certainly on target, echoed from the captivating keynotes to the 200+ sessions to the expo hall … [Read more...]

IT Asset Management Best Practices

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I was told once that IT asset management is a process, not a project. Truer words could not be spoken. Yet, I think that many organizations implement IT asset management as a reactive measure to a particular incident. When that issue is resolved, the organizational focus on IT asset management is deprioritized until the next incident. Then the IT … [Read more...]

BMC at PINK 2015

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We came, we saw, we continue to help you conquer. PINK 2015 did not disappoint. With an Indiana Jones “Snakes and Ladders” theme, this year’s event was all about traversing the ups and downs along your IT Service Management (ITSM) journey. From the keynotes to the session content, the focus remained true to that end following the ITSM journey … [Read more...]