BMC’s Nandu Mahadevan Named a Computerworld Premier 100 Technology Leader for 2017
Honorees recognized at AGENDA17 Conference, where BMC is a Strategy Partner Sponsor and will deliver a keynote about Digital Workplace
HOUSTON – March 20, 2017 — BMC Software, a global leader in IT solutions for the digital enterprise, today announced that IDG's Computerworld has named Nandu Mahadevan, vice president of operations for BMC's Remedy OnDemand solution, as a 2017 Premier 100 Technology Leaders honoree. This year's Premier 100 spotlights 100 leaders from both the technology and business sides of companies for their exceptional technology leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges.
Mahadevan's recognition highlights BMC's presence at AGENDA17, which also includes a Tuesday morning strategy keynote by Nayaki Nayyar, president, digital service management at BMC, titled, "Digital Transformation Starts with Your Workplace." Mahadevan will also present a breakout session later in the day titled, "Digital Gets Real," examining the need for organizations to more efficiently manage digital assets across multi-cloud environments.
"As our customers continue their digital transformation journeys, multi-cloud strategies are increasingly vital to provide the agility and flexibility required by digital business," said Mahadevan. "Remedy OnDemand is one of our most successful SaaS platforms, delivering tremendous cost savings for our customers while also enabling reliable, standardized automation of IT demand operations. I'm extremely honored to accept this award on behalf of the entire Remedy OnDemand team at BMC."
Mahadevan was nominated for the Computerworld Premier 100 Technology Leaders by Equinix, a strategic data center and interconnection partner enabling BMC's digital service management SaaS solutions.
"By deploying on Platform Equinix, BMC transformed its global, SaaS-based IT Service management infrastructure by integrating digital and cloud technologies and optimizing automation and reliability," said Ryan Mallory, vice president, Global Solutions Enablement, Equinix. "In addition, Platform Equinix enabled BMC to directly and securely interconnect to leading network and cloud providers via Equinix cross connects and Equinix Cloud Exchange™ for greater performance at a lower cost."
"The Premier 100 awards program highlights the exceptional work of an elite group of IT executives who are leading their organizations through times of unprecedented change. They are using technology to drive high-stakes business projects and create dynamic growth in their organizations," said Scot Finnie, editor in chief of Computerworld. "These 100 men and women are not only strategic business thinkers, but also team leaders who recognize the importance of recruiting and retaining the brightest talent to enable digital transformation and harness the opportunities of cloud, big data, mobile, and social. We're pleased to recognize their leadership and honor their achievements."
BMC will also have a sponsor booth at AGENDA17, demonstrating its digital service management solutions including Remedy 9, BMC Innovation Suite, MyIT and Smart IT. For more information about Remedy OnDemand, BMC's SaaS solution for service management excellence, visit www.bmc.com/it-solutions/remedy-ondemand.html.
The Premier 100 awards ceremony is one of the highlights of the AGENDA17 Conference held March 20 - 22, 2017, at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. The Conference, attended by more than 300 influential business and senior IT executives, will focus on building the digital business. More information is available at the AGENDA17 web site, www.agendaconference.com.
About the Premier 100 Technology Leadership Awards
The Premier 100 program was created in 2000 to spotlight individuals who have had a positive impact on their organizations through technology. These are individuals who manage internal IT organizations, mentor and motivate their IT teams and business colleagues, create a positive work environment, envision innovative solutions to business challenges and effectively manage and execute IT strategies. Each year nominees are invited to complete a survey that addresses a number of topics, including their background and experience and their attitude toward risk and innovation. Using Computerworld's IT Leader Index, which is a measurement of how closely an individual matches our definition of the IT Leader, we analyze the data. Each year, 100 honorees are selected to receive this life-time recognition award. Information on previous honorees can be viewed at: http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9065479/Premier_100_IT_Leaders
Computerworld from IDG is the leading technology media brand helping senior IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy. As the voice of business technology, Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value. Computerworld's award-winning website (www.computerworld.com), focused conference series, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world's largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 7.1 million monthly page views (Omniture, January 2016 – June 2016 average) and was recognized in 2016 as a top website by ASBPE. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of IDG. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.
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