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  • "The price is higher than an open-source product, or CloudForms, or IBM Cloud Pak, but it is still not very high."
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    Top Answer:The most valuable feature is Optima, which is something that we use quite extensively.
    Top Answer:The pricing for this product works differently, as they charge you based on your cloud spend. The price is higher than an open-source product, or CloudForms, or IBM Cloud Pak, but it is still not very… more »
    Top Answer:Technical support is an area that can be improved. If you are looking for a lot of automation then, because there are domain-specific languages, there is a learning curve. Once you learn that, and the… more »
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    44th
    out of 75 in Cloud Management
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    252
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    Average Words per Review
    0
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    22nd
    out of 75 in Cloud Management
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    814
    Comparisons
    625
    Reviews
    1
    Average Words per Review
    430
    Rating
    7.0
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    Also Known As
    Service Delivery Manager
    RightScale MultiCloud Platform
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    Overview

    IBM Service Delivery Manager is a single solution that provides all the necessary software components to implement cloud computing. Cloud computing is a services acquisition and delivery model for IT resources, which can help improve business performance and control the costs of delivering IT resources to an organization. As a cloud computing quick start, IBM Service Delivery Manager allows organizations to benefit from this delivery model in a defined portion of their data center or for a specific internal project. Potential benefits include:

    • Reduction in operational and capital expenditures.
    • Enhanced productivity - the ability to innovate more with fewer resources.
    • Decreased time-to-market for business features that increase competitiveness.
    • Standardized and consolidated IT services that drive improved resource utilization.
    • Increased resiliency to market demands.
    • Improved quality of service for IT consumers.

    With the RightScale Multi-Cloud Platform, you can mix and match public clouds, private clouds, and virtualized environments to meet your cloud portfolio strategy. In addition to clouds, you can support a portfolio of hypervisors — KVM, Xen, and vSphere — as well as operating systems — CentOS, RHEL, SUSE, Ubuntu, and Windows. A portfolio approach gives your enterprise the ability to future-proof your cloud strategy, optimize cost and performance, access a global footprint with best-of-breed capabilities, and gain financial flexibility and negotiating leverage.

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    Sample Customers
    Whogohost Ltd., Infinity Computers and Communications Company, Outokumpu, Salesbox, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Seekr, CLOUD M, CenterPoint Energy, Apptimate AB, WeCloud AB, Earth Signal, DSB Consulting, Inventive, SKIData AG
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    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company36%
    Comms Service Provider10%
    Government9%
    Insurance Company7%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company31%
    Comms Service Provider11%
    Government7%
    Financial Services Firm6%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business19%
    Midsize Enterprise8%
    Large Enterprise73%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business26%
    Midsize Enterprise9%
    Large Enterprise66%
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    IBM Service Delivery Manager is ranked 44th in Cloud Management while RightScale Cloud Management Platform is ranked 22nd in Cloud Management with 1 review. IBM Service Delivery Manager is rated 0.0, while RightScale Cloud Management Platform is rated 7.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of RightScale Cloud Management Platform writes "Straightforward to set up and reasonably-priced, but the integration with other tools is limited". IBM Service Delivery Manager is most compared with BMC Helix Cloud Security, whereas RightScale Cloud Management Platform is most compared with IBM Turbonomic, Cisco Intersight, Fortinet FortiPortal, Embotics Commander and CloudHealth.

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