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HOUSTON – October 10, 2018 – BMC, a global leader in IT solutions for the digital enterprise, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire assets of CorreLog, Inc., which provides real-time security management to mainframe customers.
CorreLog's offerings, combined with BMC's innovative solutions in systems, data, and cost management, provide end-to-end solutions to ensure the availability, performance, and security of mission critical applications and data residing on today's modern mainframe. The transaction is expected to close later this quarter.
CorreLog delivers software solutions for security and compliance auditing professionals
The combination of CorreLog's security offerings with BMC's mainframe solutions provides customers with enhanced security capabilities including:
"With the addition of CorreLog, BMC brings security management into our already robust portfolio of mainframe solutions," said Bill Miller, president of ZSolutions at BMC. "CorreLog's existing integrations to all the major SIEMs – Splunk, IBM QRadar, ArcSight, LogRhythm, McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, and others – will be instrumental as we roll out the technology to our customers quickly and efficiently. CorreLog is a great fit with our mainframe solutions, and we are excited to bring our solutions together to help customers strengthen their IT security and protect their business-critical data."
"We are excited to join the BMC family, bringing real-time security management into the company's portfolio of leading mainframe solutions," said George Faucher, CorreLog president and founder. "With over 85 percent of the world's credit card transactions running through mainframes, and nearly $8 trillion in payments a year processed on mainframes, mainframe security management is critical to the success of every enterprise. BMC shares our goal of delivering visibility into all the activity on the mainframe related to data security and compliance."
For more information about BMC Mainframe Solutions, including CorreLog, visit http://www.bmc.com/it-solutions/mainframe.html
CorreLog solutions help secure data across both mainframe and distributed operating systems, and provide alerts with notifications in real-time to security and network operations resources. CorreLog customers range across Fortune 500 to SMB class, all of whom benefit from our ease of installation and highly interoperable approach to building software that is simple to use and master out of the box. Our customers are up and running with monitoring and alerts within just a few hours, versus weeks or even months with competing vendor solutions. Our software agent monitoring technology spans from Windows, Linux®, UNIX, Mac, SAP®, and databases all the way up to the largest mainframes running IBM z/OS®, Linux on z Systems®, IBM Db2, IBM IMS, and IBM z/VM.
IBM, IMS, DB2, z/OS, and z Systems are trademarks or registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.