IT Operations Blog – BMC Blogs BMC Software Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:00:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 IT Operations Blog – BMC Blogs 32 32 What is Software-Defined IT Operations? SDITO Explained Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:03 +0000 Enterprise organizations adopted virtualization, automation and orchestration to realize the promised value propositions such as ease of infrastructure provisioning, management and maintenance. Yet, enterprise IT spends most of its time in efforts to merely keep the systems alive. With the increasing dependence on manual efforts, organizations find themselves violating IT policies, governance frameworks and organizational […]]]> 3 Critical End User Experience Metrics for Application Performance Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:11 +0000 The popularity of web-based applications increases every year. And the percentage of companies that run most of their processes through software as a service (SaaS) products is predicted to increase from 38% in 2016 to 78% in 2022. Web-based applications are therefore fueling the growth in cloud services, with SaaS responsible for almost 70% of […]]]> BMC’s TrueSight Capacity Optimization Reviews & Ratings: The Ultimate Roundup Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:20:59 +0000 Planning and managing IT infrastructure resource usage and costs has become more and more complex, as technologies such as cloud services and containers require IT organizations to have better insight, since they may not own the physical assets on which the technologies are run. Without the proper insight into resource usage and performance, it’s easy […]]]> Significance of Change Management Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:35 +0000 In today’s world and our day-to-day life, change is the only constant thing that we know of. Working in the IT/Telecom industry for past 11 years, I have noticed that we carry out thousands of changes related to products, services, infrastructure, etc., but the question that remains unanswered is – “How diligently is the change […]]]> Applying Patches for Meltdown/Spectre Vulnerabilities Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:26 +0000 Since January 2, 2018, Intel CPU’s chip-level vulnerabilities Meltdown and Spectre have been made public by the media, with nearly unprecedented coverage. Yet, even after nearly a month of full industrial chain efforts to fix the vulnerabilities, there still seems to be no final solution. I think this may be one of the industry’s most […]]]> Using Redundancy to Remove Risk from IT Ops Thu, 01 Mar 2018 09:07:54 +0000 Redundancy is good in Data Center (DC) design and management. I repeat. Redundancy is good in Data Center design and management. When doing just about anything regarding your Data Center, redundancy is your friend. Why is Data Center redundancy so valuable? Redundancy is a core concept when architecting and running a Data Center. Backup capabilities […]]]> Concerns and Challenges of IT Leaders Considering AIOps Platforms Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:52:16 +0000 In my role as Principal Solutions Marketing Manager for BMC’s TrueSight SaaS analytics and monitoring solutions, I’ve had the opportunity to talk with hundreds of customers this past year about Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations (AIOps). If you haven’t heard about AIOps before, check out this blog post and the Gartner Market Guide for AIOps. […]]]> AWS re:Invent 2017: Global Enterprises Take Center Stage Thu, 21 Dec 2017 09:11:05 +0000 Last month, Amazon Web Services (AWS) hosted their annual re:Invent conference that brought together over 40,000 IT professionals to connect with each other and cloud experts for collaboration and opportunities to learn more about AWS. As the leading vendor in public cloud services, many enterprises currently leverage AWS to provide the infrastructure and services that […]]]> When Delivering Medical Technology Products, Delay is Not an Option Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:51:30 +0000 Boston Scientific Corporation has been a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years. Medical professionals worldwide use our stents, catheters, pacemakers, forceps, needles, and many other products to diagnose and treat 22 million patients a year for cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, neurological, urological, and pelvic diseases and conditions. We’ve developed a lean electronic manufacturing […]]]> AIOps Leverages Natural Language Processing for Service Tickets Thu, 30 Nov 2017 00:00:41 +0000 As IT service delivery becomes more complex and dynamic, forward-thinking IT leaders are turning to Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations (AIOps). By leveraging machine learning and analytics on a big data platform, AIOps can help to resolve IT issues more efficiently and help to identify opportunities for automation. An AIOps platform that ingests large volumes […]]]>