Control-M Reviews and User Ratings: The Ultimate Roundup


This post is part of a series on BMC product reviews. Be sure to check out the other post on Remedy Reviews and FootPrints Reviews.

BMC’s Control-M solution is a powerful digital business automation solution that automates job scheduling and workload automation, helps manage big data workflows, supports managed file transfers, and enables faster application change and deployment through a Jobs-as-Code approach.

When investigating automation solutions it is important to take reviews and ratings into account. This post is a roundup of user reviews, analyst reports, customer stories, and more to help you determine if Control-M might be right for your business.

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TrustRadius is a leading website for business software users to share real-world insights through in-depth reviews and networking.Control-M Reviews

TrustRadius recently published a report based on 28 ratings and 34 in-depth user reviews of Control-M on TrustRadius.

The overall TrustRadius score came out at an 8.6 out of 10 from 62 reviews.

The Control-M Rating Summary shows high marks across the board with very high ratings in Likelihood to Renew and Recommend:

Control-M Rating Summary

The Feature Rating breakdown shows highest marks in Multi-platform Scheduling and Central Monitoring:
Control-M Feature Rating Summary

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Source: TrustRadius

IT Central Station

IT Central Station has been called “The Yelp for Enterprise Technology” by The Wall Street Journal for crowdsourcing enterprise tech reviews. The site has a dynamic community and offers objective feedback on all things IT.

Control-M Reviews IT Central StationIT Central Station has 22 reviews for Control-M with an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Source: IT Central Station 5/3/2017

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EMA Radar for Workload Automation

EMA’s rigorous Radar for Workload Automation is based on a survey of 600+ data points. All questions for the survery were based on customer feedback and responses from vendors.

Control-M was awarded the highest cumulative score and named a leader in the 2016 EMA Radar Report for Workload Automation.

According to the EMA Radar Report, “BMC has a strong history in workload automation and is one of the best-established vendors in the market.”

EMA Radar

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Source: EMA


BMC customer stories

BMC customer stories offer a glimpse into digital business advantages enabled by Control-M.

Explore these Control-M customer stories:

  • Raymond James Financial: Raymond James Financial manages $500B in customer assets with optimized workload automation
  • Ingram Micro: $46.5B technology products distributor automates 900K batch transactions with Control-M
  • Navistar: Leading commercial truck manufacturer harnesses big data to improve efficiency and uptime
  • Unum: Multibillion dollar insurance provider cuts batch service requests by 60%
  • University of Connecticut: University taps BMC for robust batch processing across integrated systems
  • Hong Kong Air Cargo: Workload automation helps move 3.5MM tons of air cargo annually
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida: Workload automation helps healthcare provider cut batch failure rate by 50%

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Stephen Watts

Stephen Watts

Stephen is a web strategist based in Birmingham, AL. Stephen began working at BMC in 2012, and is a contributor to CIO, IT Chronicles,, Search Engine Journal, CompTIA blog, and other publications.