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CUSTOMER SUCCESS: BMC Software Lets Osiatis Manage Complexity While Leaving End Users to Their Own Devices

Monday, November 05, 2012

CUSTOMER SUCCESS: BMC Software Lets Osiatis Manage Complexity While Leaving End Users to Their Own Devices04:45 EST Monday, November 05, 2012HOUSTON, Nov. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Osiatis provides its customers with Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), IT engineering, IT management and consulting – so they can focus on their core competencies and drive IT from a business perspective instead of worrying about technology. With the growing complexity of today's IT environment, including consumerization and cloud computing, the company needed to make sure its customers could take advantage of infrastructure innovation and achieve maximum performance using existing processes and personnel. Osiatis implemented the Business Service Management platform from BMC Software (Nasdaq:BMC) to ensure it could meet its four key business goals for customers – quality of service, financial performance, regulatory compliance and security – in a continually evolving IT landscape. "In order to guarantee high availability of business application, greater user satisfaction and greatly reduced costs, we rely on a set of proprietary processes, our Cloud platform, and the BMC Software suite," said Philippe Borfiga, assistant manager data center control cockpit at Osiatis. Jean Luc Dagron, infrastructure, consulting and cloud manager at Osiatis, added, "We are going to find gains in information system performance, and performance means not only the speed of the information system, but also the flexibility and adaptability of the information system, and then of course financial performance, and lastly reliability, which for our clients is an important subject."The Challenge Osiatis needed to manage increasing complexity, automate manual processes and ensure high performance and flexibility for its customers, while at the same time reducing operational costs.The Solution Osiatis chose the BMC Business Service Management platform because it provided the monitoring and automation capabilities needed to achieve its customers' business and technology goals, while enabling standardized, repeatable IT Infrastructure Library® (ITIL®) -based processes. BMC's commitment to working closely together with Osiatis was also a key factor in the decision.Benefits With the BMC Business Service Management platform, Osiatis was able to: Successfully manage the added complexity introduced by consumerization and the rise of cloud computing Implement ITIL best practices at the ITIL V3 certification level Add consulting services, such as capacity planning, to its catalog of offerings based on comprehensive operational data For more information on Osiatis' implementation and BMC's Business Service Management platform, please: Watch the Osiatis video Access the BMC Business Service Management Community Visit the On the Mark blog Follow @BMCSoftware on Twitter Become a fan of BMC on FacebookBusiness runs better when IT runs at its best. Tens of thousands of IT organizations around the world -- from small and mid-market businesses to the Global 100 -- rely on BMC Software (Nasdaq:BMC) to manage their business services and applications across distributed, mainframe, virtual and cloud environments. BMC helps customers cut costs, reduce risk and achieve business objectives with the broadest choice of IT management solutions, including industry-leading Business Service Management and Cloud Management offerings. For the four fiscal quarters ended September 30, 2012, BMC revenue was approximately $2.2 billion. www.bmc.com The BMC Software, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=15095 BMC, BMC Software, and the BMC Software logo are the exclusive properties of BMC Software, Inc., are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and may be registered or pending registration in other countries. All other BMC trademarks, service marks, and logos may be registered or pending registration in the U.S. or in other countries. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © Copyright 2012 BMC Software, Inc. ITIL® is a registered trade mark of the Cabinet Office. IT Infrastructure Library® is a registered trade mark of the Cabinet Office.CONTACT: Editorial contacts: Tara Hanney BMC Software +1 713 918 2745 tara_hanney@bmc.com Lisette Paras Ogilvy PR Worldwide +1 415 677 2771 lisette.paras@ogilvy.com