HOUSTON, Sept. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BMC Software (Nasdaq:BMC), the company behind MyIT and BMC AppZone today revealed multiple new products and resources available to customers and IT professionals. This week kicked off the Summer of Cloud campaign with new industry research, customer testimonials, a cloud assessment tool created in partnership with CIO Magazine, as well as many other resources to help drive organizations towards a successful cloud strategy. New Products Sumer of Cloud

New instructive whitepapers, an IDG Cloud Assessment tool and customer testimonial videos are just a few of the useful resources available to you from BMC. http://www.bmc.com/thecloud/

May the Force Be With You

BMC Remedyforce Summer 13 Release incorporates updates based on requests from more than 100 customers. New mobile optimizations and survey capabilities are also part of the latest version. https://communities.bmc.com/community/bmcdn/bmc_remedyforce/blog/2013/08/27/now-available-bmc-remedyforce-summer-13

An Enterprise App Store for All Your Business Needs

With the recent acquisition of Partnerpedia, BMC now offers BMC AppZone. a cloud-based enterprise app store that gives employees easy, efficient, and secure access to a wide array of cloud, mobile, custom, and desktop applications — all from any device and location. http://www.bmc.com/products/brand/bmc-appzone.html

Analyst Reports

Forrester: BMC's "Golden Opportunity" a Potential Big Advantage

Forrester published its latest version of the Market Overview: The Four Megavendors In IT Management Software, Q3 2013. Find out why Forrester analysts anticipate innovation from BMC Software. https://communities.bmc.com/people/mstouse/blog

Gartner: "Magic Quadrant for IT Service Support"

Gartner positions BMC Remedy as one of only two solutions in the challenger quadrant and the only solution to even touch the leader quadrant. Download the paper and find out why. http://www.bmc.com/industry-analysts/reports/?intcmp=foot_about_analyst

Forrester: "Your Cloud Future is Here"

BMC commissioned a survey of 300 cloud decision makers worldwide to uncover current challenges, best practices and trends for the future of cloud. http://go.bmc.com/forms/Cloud_CloudMgmt_ForresterReport_AnalystReport

Customer Success BMC Software Helps Adobe Transform Into a Cloud Company

Adobe is using management and automation solutions from BMC to help transform the company from a traditional packaged software company to one that is moving all of its products – and its renowned customer experience – to the cloud. http://www.bmc.com/news/press-releases/2013/CUSTOMER-SUCCESS-BMC-Software-helps-Adobe-transform-itself-into-a-cloud-company.html?c=n

Healthcare Industry Leader Leverages BMC CONTROL-M to Incentivize Better Health Choices

ChipRewards, a leading healthcare incentives company, helps motivate large company employees to take better care of themselves, avoiding chronic health care problems such as cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, obesity, cancer and kidney disease.   http://www.bmc.com/news/press-releases/2013/Healthcare-Industry-Leader-Leverages-BMC-CONTROL-M-to-Engage-Individuals-in-Positive-Health-Choices.html?c=n

Thought Leadership

Insights From BMC at VMWorld

Now that we've all caught up with ourselves after VMworld, it's time to go over what we saw. Personally I am excited to see the whole Software-Defined Everything concept come closer to reality, with NSX and associated bits and pieces. https://communities.bmc.com/community/bsm_initiatives/cloud/blog/2013/09/03/vmworld-recap--what-you-missed

BMC Software. IT Innovation Drives Business Transformation.

For more than 30 years, BMC has helped thousands of companies around the world master IT complexity.  From mainframe to mobile, from the back room to the boardroom, BMC delivers the automation, integration, and sophistication that enable the business and IT to perform like never before.  To learn more, visit bmc.com.

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