BMC Ships 'Management-as-a-Service' Solution for Cloud

BMC Software, a provider of business service management solutions), released what it calls one of the industry's first application performance "management-as-a-service" solutions for cloud applications. BMC End User Experience Management OnDemand measures and monitors individual user performance, errors and availability of web applications and provides a more accurate and actionable approach to service-level assurance for the cloud.

"We're demonstrating our commitment to deliver a comprehensive [Application Management as a Service] solution with the intent to continue to expand our offerings in the near future," says Ali Hedayati, vice president and general manager, application management for BMC. "We are establishing a new standard for SLA management based on accurate, actionable, ‘real-time, real-user' data."

BMC also says that through its partnership with Akamai, the BMC End User Experience Management OnDemand solution provides native support for the Akamai Intelligent Platform, giving enterprises performance management visibility and detailed service level metrics for applications accelerated by the Akamai Intelligent Platform.

The offering is in limited availability today with general availability expected in the second half of 2012.

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