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IT automation software and tools to maximize value and minimize stress

IT automation—when it works, it’s barely visible; when it fails, it’s catastrophic. Even if your automation initiative can pay for itself with hard-dollar savings in operational costs, taking an ad-hoc approach in the era of the digital enterprise puts you at a serious competitive disadvantage.

Implemented strategically, automation can deliver far greater business value by dramatically improving time to market and quality of service, increasing your ability to respond quickly to changing business requirements, and radically reducing security and compliance risks. BMC Software provides the best-practices guidance, products, and services you need to achieve a lasting competitive advantage through automation.

Accelerate your digital transformation, improve security, and lower costs

How to realize IT automation value

Develop an automation strategy

  • Take a holistic rather than piecemeal approach
  • Assess baseline automation levels
  • Consider IT process maturity, organizational roles, current automation tools
  • Balance technology adoption with organization readiness

Maximize value at each level

  • Extract value at each level before moving to the next
  • Keep people, process, and technology factors in sync as sophistication grows
  • Include pre- and post-execution tasks to sully automate a process

Focus on critical solution areas

  • Provisioning and configuration
  • Patching and compliance
  • Cloud automation
  • DevOps

Let business value be your guide

  • Associate automation activity with time and cost savings
  • Apply risk assessment metrics and compliance outcomes
  • Continually monitor, measure, and report