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BMC
Based on 314 reviews.
Microsoft
Based on 4263 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.
Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen on April 4, 1975, to develop and sell BASIC interpreters for Altair 8800. It rose to dominate the personal computer operating system market with MS-DOS in the mid-1980s, followed by Microsoft Windows. The company's 1986 initial public offering, and subsequent rise in its share price, created three billionaires and an estimated 12,000 millionaires from Microsoft employees. Since the 1990s, it has increasingly diversified from the operating system market and has made a number of corporate acquisitions. In May 2011, Microsoft acquired Skype Technologies for $8.5 billion in its largest acquisition to date.
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 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 Numara
Airline Tariff Publishing Co, DHHS
BMC TrueSight Server Automation
State of Michigan, Fujitsu FSAS, Transamerica Life Insurance Company, SAP
BMC TrueSight Network Automation
SAP
BMC Data Management for IMS and DB2 on zOS
Airline Tariff Publishing Co (ATPCO), AtTask, MetaScale
BMC IT Business Management OnDemand
AtTask, Cast & Crew, ChipRewards, Fujitsu, Orange Business Services
BMC Compuware ISPW
mBank, Standard Bank
BMC Helix Cloud Security
NHS, Vodafone, Kansas City Life, SKY Italia, Cybera
BMC Client Management
Charter Manufacturing
BMC Helix Cloud Cost
NHS, Vodafone, Kansas City Life, SKY Italia, Cybera
BMC Helix Optimize
Grupo Moura, Goodman, Aspect, Telefónica Colombia, Fujitsu
Microsoft Project Server
Magnachip, Gwinnett County Schools, CLEAResult, Medbit Oy, Intelbras S.A., ETS, CORE Construction, Keller Foundations
Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager
Bank Alfalah Ltd., Wªrth Handelsges.m.b.H, Dimension Data, Japan Business Systems, St. Lucie County Public Schools, MISC Berhad
SCOM
Dialog Telekom
SCSM
Fibabanka, UMC Health System
Visual SourceSafe
XP Investimentos, Weichert Lead Network, Arelik, ACS
Visual Studio Team System
Bluegarden A/S, Tracasa, Rabobank Group, Borusan Otomotiv, Arelik, Alfa Bank
BizTalk Server
Centrebet, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, QualCare, Wªrth Handelsges.m.b.H, DTEK, Allscripts, United BioSource, Hogg Robinson
Azure Cost Management
Quixey, Infomedia, Panaya, Wix.com, Mirabeau, Mi9, GetTaxi, Outsmart Studios, Bownty, BlazeMeter: The Load Testing Cloud, Irdeto, Effective Measure, Totango, Nextdoor, BranchOut, The BioTeam, Evolven, Netotiate, ClickSoftware
Microsoft 365 Business
Urban Agriculture Co., The Detroit Wallpaper Co., TransBlue Facility Management, Garner Food Company
Microsoft Azure DevOps
Alaska Airlines, Iberia Airlines, Columbia, Skype
Azure Monitor
Rackspace, First Gas, Allscripts, ABB Group
Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Microsoft Defender for Cloud is trusted by companies such as ASOS, Vatenfall, SWC Technology Partners, and more.
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
21%
Comms Service Provider
16%
Financial Services Firm
16%
Insurance Company
7%
Comms Service Provider
22%
Computer Software Company
17%
Financial Services Firm
8%
Government
7%
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