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MEDIA ALERT: BMC to Feature Digital Service Management Solutions and a Revolutionary Approach to IT Service Management at Pink16

HOUSTON — February 2, 2016 – BMC Software will return to the annual Pink Elephant (Pink16) IT Service Management (ITSM) conference for the twelfth consecutive year February 14-17 in Las Vegas. The company will highlight its Digital Service Management solutions that are driving innovation in the era of digital services.

WHO: BMC, the leader in IT solutions for the digital enterprise.

WHAT: Digital Service Management is a pillar of BMC's Digital Enterprise Management strategy to make digital business fast, seamless, and optimized from mainframe to mobile to cloud and beyond. Data from MIT shows that companies that are more digitally-advanced increased profitability over 26 percent, with a more than 12 percent increase in valuation compared to industry benchmarks. To become a digital enterprise, companies must first invest in ITSM solutions that establish a foundation for process, automation, optimization and innovation.

As a Gold Sponsor at Pink16, BMC will feature four of its industry-leading ITSM solutions, including demos of:

  • Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping (ADDM) and TrueSight Operations
  • Remedy
  • Remedyforce
  • FootPrints

Additionally, BMC staff members will be on hand to demo BMC's MyIT 2.0 and Remedy for Smart IT solutions on tablets, highlighting the efficiency and flexibility of dynamic IT solutions on any device.

Michelle Kerby, Senior Director for ITSM at BMC, will present a session in the Tools and Technology track titled, "Zap the Zombies & So Much More," on Monday, February 15th from 11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. PST. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that an estimated 10 million zombie servers worldwide burn energy equal to the output of 8 large power plants. The session will discuss how automated asset discovery and dependency mapping can give IT a holistic view of all enterprise assets and the relationships between those assets.

For additional details and to register, please visit https://www.pinkelephant.com/en-US/Pink16/Home

WHEN: February 15, 2016 at 11:40 a.m. PST

WHERE: Pink16
Booth #101
The Bellagio Hotel
3600 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

About BMC
BMC is a global leader in software solutions that help IT transform traditional businesses into digital enterprises for the ultimate competitive advantage. Our Digital Enterprise Management set of IT solutions is designed to make digital business fast, seamless, and optimized. From mainframe to mobile to cloud and beyond, we pair high-speed digital innovation with robust IT industrialization—allowing our customers to provide intuitive user experiences with optimized performance, cost, compliance, and productivity. BMC solutions serve more than 10,000 customers worldwide including 82 percent of the Fortune 500.

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