IT Operations Blog – BMC Blogs http://www.bmc.com/blogs BMC Software Fri, 25 May 2018 09:14:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://blogs.bmc.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/bmc_favicon-300x300-150x150.png IT Operations Blog – BMC Blogs http://www.bmc.com/blogs 32 32 Significance of Change Management http://www.bmc.com/blogs/significance-of-change-management/ Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:35 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12088 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 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/applying-patches-for-meltdown-spectre-vulnerabilities/ Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:26 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=12007 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 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/data-center-redundancy-it-ops/ Thu, 01 Mar 2018 09:07:54 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11941 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 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/concerns-and-challenges-of-it-leaders-considering-aiops-platforms/ Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:52:16 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11722 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 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/aws-reinvent-2017-global-enterprises-take-center-stage/ Thu, 21 Dec 2017 09:11:05 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11637 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 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/when-delivering-medical-technology-products-delay-is-not-an-option/ Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:51:30 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11516 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 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/aiops-leverages-natural-language-processing-for-service-tickets/ Thu, 30 Nov 2017 00:00:41 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11528 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 […]]]> Why AIOps Needs Big Data and What That Means for You http://www.bmc.com/blogs/why-aiops-needs-big-data-and-what-that-means-for-you/ Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:36:26 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11472 In our previous blog post explaining what “Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations” (AIOps) is, we presented the following graphic: In this blog post, we’ll go deeper into the Big Data layer, explain why it is essential for AIOps, provide a brief overview of big data evolution and discuss what this means for your AIOps initiative. […]]]> What AIOps Products and Vendors Should You be Looking at? http://www.bmc.com/blogs/what-aiops-products-and-vendors-should-you-be-looking-at/ Wed, 25 Oct 2017 12:03:42 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11329 Gartner recently released their Market Guide for AIOps Platforms, which discusses what the AIOps software marketplace looks like and how Gartner believes Infrastructure and Operations (I&O) leaders should begin implementing their AIOps deployments over the next five years. Why it’s important AIOps stands for Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations. AIOps refers to multi-layered technology platforms […]]]> Controlling Cloud Costs a Top Priority at Microsoft Ignite http://www.bmc.com/blogs/controlling-cloud-costs-a-top-priority-at-microsoft-ignite/ Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:36:47 +0000 http://www.bmc.com/blogs/?p=11348 Last month at Microsoft Ignite, thousands of IT professionals gathered in Orlando, FL to learn about the latest multi-cloud strategies. With over 600 sessions dedicated to IT Cloud Infrastructure, multi-cloud initiatives were at the forefront of attendee attention—including Microsoft Azure migration. This interest extended to our BMC booth as Silver Sponsors for the Expo, where […]]]>