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BMC
Based on 314 reviews.
IBM
Based on 2456 reviews.
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Overview
BMC Software, Inc. is an American company specializing in business service management software. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, BMC develops, markets and sells software used for multiple functions, including IT service management, data center automation, performance management, virtualization lifecycle management and cloud computing management. The name "BMC" is taken from the surnames of its three founders Scott Boulette, John Moores, and Dan Cloer.
International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The company originated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company through a merger of the Tabulating Machine Company, the International Time Recording Company, and the Computing Scale Company.
Sample Customers
BMC TrueSight Operations Management
Ensono, Transamerica, Boston Scientific, Park Place Technologies, inContact, TD Ameritrade, PNC Bank
BMC Middleware Management
University of California, Leeds City Council, SAP
BMC Compuware Strobe
Chunghwa Telecom, Helvetia, Comerica Bank, Erste Group, Bank of Ireland, Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company (SFBCIC)
BMC Helix Monitor
Grupo Moura, Goodman, Aspect, Telefónica Colombia, Fujitsu
BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management
JDA Software, Morningstar, Orange Business Services, Wipro
BMC Remedy Asset Management
Scripps Networks
BMC Track-It!
Florida Hospital, Mitchell International
BMC Helix Discovery
Windstream Communications, News UK, Mercator Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre (WUR)
BMC Helix ITSM
Brookfield, HealthSouth Corporation, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Mercator, SAP, Stanford University
BMC FootPrints Service Core
Cast & Crew
BMC Release Lifecycle Management
BMC Software, Sanofi, Societe Generale Group
BMC TrueSight Orchestration
Ameritas, Buckeye Partners, KNAB, Dex Media, News UK
Control-M
CARFAX, Tampa General Hospital, Navistar, Amadeus, Raymond James, Railinc
BMC Control-M Managed File Transfer
British Sky Broadcasting
BMC Compuware ThruPut Manager
RBC
BMC Data Management for IMS and DB2 on zOS
Airline Tariff Publishing Co (ATPCO), AtTask, MetaScale
BMC Atrium CMDB
Brookfield
BMC Compuware Topaz Enterprise Data
TCF Financial, Mutual of Omaha, FBL Leasing
BMC Compuware File-AID
Helvetia, The IMT Group, Hapag-Lloyd, Royal Bank of Canada, Chunghwa Telecom
BMC Compuware Topaz Workbench
Erste Group
BMC Compuware Abend-AID
Helvetia, Pitney Bowes
BMC Compuware Topaz Program Analysis
TCF Financial, Mutual of Omaha, FBL Leasing
BMC Compuware Xpediter
Credit Union, IMT, Chunghwa Telecom, Pitney Bowes, Helvetia
BMC AMI DevOps for Db2
Totalsec, Colruyt Group, Helsana, Amadeus
BMC Compuware Hiperstation
Helvetia
BMC Compuware Topaz Total Test
Commonwealth of PA
BMC Cloud Consulting Services
Mobily, Thai Airways
BMC Compuware ISPW
mBank, Standard Bank
BMC MainView
Costco, Dell, Apple, Citi, AT&T, FedEx, Johnson&Johnson, Comcast, Caterpillar, Vodafone, Sysco, Google, Oracle, Microsoft, Walt Disney
BMC Automated Mainframe Intelligence
Cybera, Goodman, MSA, HBF
BMC Mainframe MLC Cost Management
Haier Group, Park Place Technologies, Railinc
BMC TrueSight Vulnerability Management
Online Business Systems
BMC Helix Cloud Cost
NHS, Vodafone, Kansas City Life, SKY Italia, Cybera
BMC Helix Optimize
Grupo Moura, Goodman, Aspect, Telefónica Colombia, Fujitsu
BMC AMI for Security
Macquarie, HCF, Telefónica Colombia, Ministério da Educaçāo
IBM Spectrum Computing
London South Bank University, Transvalor, Infiniti Red Bull Racing, Genomic
IBM Service Delivery Manager
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
IBM Turbonomic
J.B. Hunt, BBC, The Capita Group, SulAmerica, Rabobank, PROS, ThinkON, O.C. Tanner Co.
IBM Multicloud Manager
American Airlines, UBank, Bitly, Eurobits, Active International, Bison, Contextor, Constance Hotels, Resorts & Golf, Creval, Deloitte, ExxonMobil, FaceMe, FacePhi, Fitzsoft, Fuga Technologies, Guardio, Honeywell, Japanese airline, Jenzabar, KONE
IBM Cloud App Management
American Airlines, UBank, Bitly, Eurobits, Active International, Bison, Contextor, Constance Hotels, Resorts & Golf, Creval, Deloitte, ExxonMobil, FaceMe, FacePhi, Fitzsoft, Fuga Technologies, Guardio, Honeywell, Japanese airline, Jenzabar, KONE
IBM Rational ClearCase
Atos SE, FEI, STM
IBM Rational ClearQuest
Atos SE, STM, Regence BlueCross BlueShield
IBM Engineering Workflow Management
Telstra Corporation, Visteon, Atos SE, Panasonic Automotive Systems, IBM Global Technology Services, CareCore National, JTEKT Corp., ItaÒ BBA, Avea, CACEIS, Danske Bank Group, APIS IT
Sterling Commerce Connect:Direct
HZMO, Bank of Communications
Aspera Managed File Transfer
Gwinnett County Public Schools, Evonik, Voith, BITMARCK, Oracle
Aspera On Demand
Deluxe Digital Studios, BT, The European Space Agency, GigaScience, Groupe AB
IBM Tivoli Asset Management for IT
Migros Zurich, Tyr_ns AB, Port Otago Limited, BTC, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., AIG, Swedish Match, DTE Energy
IBM Tivoli Business Service Manager
SSGC
IBM Tivoli NetCool Impact
Claranet, Consolidated Communications, Telus, €sterreichische Bundesbahnen (€BB), Telekom Srbija, Bendigo Community Telco, Capgemini, Schweizerische Bundesbahnen (SBB)
IBM Tivoli NetCool OMNIbus
Consolidated Communications, €sterreichische Bundesbahnen (€BB), Capgemini
IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager
Michelin Tire Corp
IBM Application Performance Management
Mibtree, EatDrinkDeals.com, IT Performance Advisor
IBM Tivoli NetCool
Claranet, Consolidated Communications, Telus, €sterreichische Bundesbahnen (€BB), Telekom Srbija, Bendigo Community Telco, Capgemini, Schweizerische Bundesbahnen (SBB)
IBM SmartCloud Control Desk
St Vincent's Health Australia, Kalibrate Pty. Ltd., Cognizant Technology
IBM Workload Automation
Standard Life Group, Banca Popolare di Milano, A*STAR, ArcelorMittal Gent
IBM WebSphere BPMS
Schahin Group, Korean Credit Card Company, Versicherungskammer Bayern, Biogrid Australia
IBM BPM
Barclays, EmeriCon, Banca Popolare di Milano, CST Consulting, KeyBank, KPMG, Prolifics, Sandhata Technologies Ltd., State of Alaska, Humana S.A., Saperion, esciris, Banco Espirito Santo
IBM Rational Test Workbench
Financial Insurance Management Corp.
IBM InfoSphere Optim
Durham Police Department, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc., Continental, KCE Electronics Public Company Limited, The University of Adelaide, Migros Zurich, COPROB
UrbanCode Deploy
As policy, IBM does not release customer names on non-IBM web sites.  However, public DevOps and UrbanCode Deploy case studies can be found here. IBM's UrbanCode Deploy customers span Small-Medium Businesses to Fortune 500 companies across all industries worldwide.
IBM Tivoli CMDB
NovaTec, FEI, Cbeyond
IBM SevOne Network Performance Management (NPM)
ATOS, Devereux, Spark New Zealand, Access4, Rogers Communication, Lumen (formerly known as CenturyLink)
IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON
Sharp Corporation
IBM InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management (TDM)
Dignity Health
IBM Cloud Services
American Airlines, Bitly, Apprenda, Runkeeper, Honda
IBM Security zSecure
Swiss Re
IBM InfoSphere Optim Data Privacy
Rabobank
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
21%
Comms Service Provider
16%
Financial Services Firm
16%
Insurance Company
7%
Comms Service Provider
21%
Computer Software Company
17%
Financial Services Firm
14%
Government
6%
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