BMC Provides BMW With Data Management Solutions, Talks Technology Agnostic Cloud Management

BMC Provides BMW With Data Management Solutions, Talks Technology Agnostic
Cloud Management

HOUSTON, Nov. 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BMC Software, the company behind
MyIT and BMC AppZone, revealed this week new BMC Data Management solutions for
IBM DB2® 11 on z/OS®, currently being implemented by automaker, BMW.CTO David
Williams also discussed the importance of Application & Performance Management
solutions, as organizations seek to provide a flawless website experience from
user to backend.

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Customer Updates

BMC Helps BMW Put Mainframe into Overdrive
BMC announced that renowned automakerBMWis implementing the newBMC Data
Managementsolutions for IBM DB2®11 on z/OS®. The BMC solutions were
launched in support of the general availability ofIBM DB2®11and IMS™13.
http://www.bmc.com/news/press-releases/2013/BMC-Helps-BMW-Put-Mainframe-into-Overdrive.html?c=n

Thought Leadership

Still need proof APM is needed by businesses?
David Williams, CTO of Availability & Performance Management at BMC, discusses
the outages and issues consumers experienced using the new Affordable Care Act
website and how organizations can use APM to avoid the significant negative
impact site failures can have on business.
https://communities.bmc.com/community/bsm_initiatives/app_mgmt/blog/2013/10/30/still-need-proof-apm-is-needed-by-businesses

New Thoughts on Cloud: Read Kia Behnia's Interview with Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Kia Behnia, BMC Senior Vice President and CTO, recently sat down with
Bloomberg BusinessWeek to talk about "technology-agnostic" cloud management,
the importance of IT empowerment, and how efficient use of the cloud can
transform IT from a cost center into a business enabler.
https://communities.bmc.com/community/bsm_initiatives/cloud/blog/2013/10/28/new-thoughts-on-cloud-read-kia-behnia-s-interview-with-bloomberg-businessweek

What People are Saying

ConAgra Foods selects BMC Remedy ITSM software
Staff, MarketLine via COMTEX
http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2013/10/29/7507081.htm

Hadoop meets the mainframe
John Webster, Forbes
http://www.forbes.com/sites/johnwebster/2013/10/28/hadoop-meets-the-mainframe/

Indra and BMC Software Partner to offer advanced IT management worldwide
Arantxa Asián, Muy Computer Pro
http://www.muycomputerpro.com/2013/10/27/indra-bmc-software-alianza/

Indra strengthens partnership with BMC Software
Staff, Computerworld Portugal
http://www.computerworld.com.pt/2013/10/25/indra-reforca-parceria-com-bmc-software/

Indra strengthens global partnership with BMC Software
Staff, Semana Informatica
http://www.semanainformatica.xl.pt/neg%C3%B3cios/2125-indra-refor%C3%A7a-parceria-mundial-com-a-bmc-software.html

10 most powerful network management companies
Jon Gold, Network World
http://www.networkworld.com/slideshow/125069/10-most-powerful-network-management-companies.html?source=NWWNLE_nlt_daily_am_2013-10-23#slide9

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