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BMC vs Tripwire

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BMC
Based on 304 reviews.
Tripwire
Based on 8 reviews.
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.
Tripwire, Inc. is a software company based in Portland, Oregon that develops, markets and sells information technology solutions that provide security and compliance automation. The company's software and hardware products provide organizations control over physical and virtual IT infrastructure. In 1997, Gene Kim co-founded Tripwire, Inc. The rights to the Tripwire name and technology were attained, and a commercial version of the product, Tripwire for Servers was released soon thereafter. In 2000, Tripwire contributed source code functionally equivalent to the academic source release to the open source community to enable Open Source Tripwire.
Sample Customers
BMC TrueSight Operations Management
Ensono, Transamerica, Boston Scientific, Park Place Technologies, inContact, TD Ameritrade, PNC Bank
BMC Helix Monitor
Grupo Moura, Goodman, Aspect, Telefónica Colombia, Fujitsu
BMC TrueSight Vulnerability Management
Online Business Systems
Tripwire IP360
State of Iowa, State of Minnesota, U.S. Cellular
Tripwire Log Center
Sony, DXC technology, FedEx, CHevron, Astro, Walgreens, Verifone, USDA, Vodafone, Allstate, Rabobank, bwin, KEMI, BAS
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Computer Software Company
30%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Financial Services Firm
13%
Insurance Company
6%
Computer Software Company
22%
Comms Service Provider
18%
Government
11%
Energy/Utilities Company
7%
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