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BMC Software Delivers Application Performance Management for Amazon Cloud

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>BMC Application Diagnostics now available for AWS Marketplace</i> </p>

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

BMC Software Delivers Application Performance Management for Amazon Cloud07:45 EST Wednesday, February 20, 2013 HOUSTON (Business Wire) -- BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC) today delivered a streamlined Application Performance Management (APM) solution for Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers. BMC Application Diagnostics is now available in the AWS Marketplace, preconfigured to run on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). When paired with BMC's recently announced Application Performance Management as a Service (APMaaS) solution, Application Diagnostics delivers deep insight into complex, multi-tiered application performance. The new solution provides a ready-made foundation for enterprise customers building RHEL-based applications to run in the Amazon cloud. By starting with the AWS Marketplace, customers are assured that they are beginning with a pre-tested and supported solution built by BMC, Red Hat and Amazon, reducing risk and speeding time to delivery of cloud-based applications. BMC Application Diagnostics available through the AWS Marketplace is fully compatible with BMC's APMaaS solution, providing customers with a simple, easy-to-consume offering for gaining application insight. The data provided by BMC Application Diagnostics is valuable to IT operations personnel tasked with ensuring cloud-based applications to deliver appropriate end-user performance. The data can also be fed back to developers to provide deep insights into how applications actually operate in production, fostering a cycle of continuous innovation and improvement. More information about BMC's broad portfolio of application management solutions is available at the BMC Application Management community, which provides a portal for support, education and tips. The BMC APM-as-a-Service solution is immediately available in the AWS Marketplace. For more information, please: Visit the AWS blog Visit the APMaaS homepage Visit the On the Mark blog Follow @BMCSoftware and @AWSMarketplace on Twitter Become a fan of BMC on Facebook Business 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 December 31, 2012, BMC revenue was approximately $2.2 billion. www.bmc.com 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 2013 BMC Software, Inc. BMC SoftwareAnn Duhon , +1 713-918-3201ann_duhon@bmc.comorThe Dialog LabJen Cadmus, +1 512-934-8350jen@thedialoglab.com