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Top Answer:Systems Manager has a feature where it analyzes the logs and gives us a performance overview in the form of a graph. We know when it's taking up more resources and when there are spikes, so we can… more »
Top Answer:Price is one of the biggest pain points with Services Manager. The pricing shoots up if there's a surge in demand. There needs to be a better alert system for the pricing that sends notifications with… more »
Top Answer:The automation functions of Systems Manager need improvement. For example, we formerly used third-party products to analyze the log, give us information, and find bottlenecks. Systems Manager could… more »
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Also Known As
Amazon Elastic Container Registry
TrueSight Server Automation, BladeLogic Server Automation, BladeLogic Automation Suite
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Overview

AWS Systems Manager is a management service that helps you automatically collect software inventory, apply OS patches, create system images, and configure Windows and Linux operating systems. These capabilities help you define and track system configurations, prevent drift, and maintain software compliance of your EC2 and on-premises configurations. By providing a management approach that is designed for the scale and agility of the cloud but extends into your on-premises data center, Systems Manager makes it easier for you to seamlessly bridge your existing infrastructure with AWS.

Systems Manager is easy to use. Simply access Systems Manager from the EC2 Management Console, select the instances you want to manage, and define the management tasks you want to perform. Systems Manager is available now at no cost to manage both your EC2 and on-premises resources.

BladeLogic Server Automation allows you to quickly and securely provision, configure, patch, and maintain physical, virtual, and cloud servers. 

·         Threat remediation: Combine with BMC SecOps Response Service to link vulnerabilities to identified patches and create a remediation plan

·         Compliance: Integrates role-based access control, pre-configured policies for CIS, DISA, HIPAA, PCI, SOX, NIST, and SCAP, documentation, and remediation

·         Provisioning: Supports unattended installs and image-based, script-based, or template-based provisioning

·         Configuration: Consistently manage change and configuration activities across a broad range of server environments with one tool

·         Reporting: Assess change impact or complete an audit using multiple dashboard views

·         Patching: Supports and follows maintenance window guidelines to ensure timely delivery of patches

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Expedia, Intuit, Royal Dutch Shell, Brooks Brothers
State of Michigan, Fujitsu FSAS, Transamerica Life Insurance Company, SAP
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Computer Software Company22%
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Comms Service Provider11%
Government8%
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Financial Services Firm25%
Government25%
Insurance Company13%
Pharma/Biotech Company13%
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Computer Software Company36%
Financial Services Firm15%
Comms Service Provider11%
Government6%
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Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise74%
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Midsize Enterprise8%
Large Enterprise92%
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Small Business13%
Midsize Enterprise10%
Large Enterprise77%
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Configuration Management
June 2022
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609,272 professionals have used our research since 2012.

AWS Systems Manager is ranked 12th in Configuration Management with 1 review while BMC TrueSight Server Automation is ranked 18th in Configuration Management. AWS Systems Manager is rated 8.0, while BMC TrueSight Server Automation is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of AWS Systems Manager writes "Root cause analysis helps us find source of unexpected spikes". On the other hand, AWS Systems Manager is most compared with Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, AWS OpsWorks, Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform and Red Hat Satellite, whereas BMC TrueSight Server Automation is most compared with Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform, Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, BigFix, Red Hat Satellite and Puppet Enterprise.

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