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Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Asst. Director, Technology Support Services at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

I think the most valuable feature is just the ability to take the whole organization and put it in one place. Traditionally, my background has been in service desk, and so someone who call with a problem and we would deal with it. If it was... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Traditionally people saw different facets of IT as different areas of responsibility, so incidents were handled by one group, and problems were handled by another, but they never really called them that. They just called them "tickets," or... more»

What needs improvement?

The biggest hassle we have for ServiceNow has been licensing. We have a lot of student workers. When you have cheap labor that's right at your doorstep, you can't turn them down, and so we have a lot of functions at the university, not just... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Sr. Systems Admin at a software R&D company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features at this point in time for me is the ability for tracking changes, for tying changes in the problem tickets together, tying incidents together to the problem tickets. The interaction between our user to IT aspect,... more»

How has it helped my organization?

ServiceNow was implemented over seven years ago. When I came on it was already implemented and I didn't have much of a role in getting ServiceNow changed, add-ins, whatever. They weren't reaching out to other companies. I was basically... more»

What needs improvement?

I actually don't know. To be perfectly honest, I feel that just about any tool, as long as they have the same offerings, can be modified to fit the company that is attempting to use it. Take a look at an ERP solution. ERP has been around for... more»
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Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Performance Analyst at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

Immediate insight into reporting. For us it's about trying to wrap our heads around the volume of tickets that are coming in the door. How quickly we're getting our turn time done? Those were things that were missing from our incident management platform. We could basically do a data dump once a week, dump that into an Excel spreadsheet, then do some computation... more»

What needs improvement?

It was all on Fuji. Some of the things I'm going to say might already be in Geneva and Helsinki. We use a zipper product for our project management portfolio, demand management and resource planning. From what I have heard, and what I've seen thus far, resource management needs to be a little tighter. We're running performance models around capacity planning. We... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Consultant
Senior Consultant at Devoteam

What is most valuable?

As a platform approach I would say I really like this vision of saying ServiceNow is an application platform now as a service where we can build any application we want to so we have some applications on the baseline like in sales management, like change management, now customer services, like security operation. If we need to build other applications we can do... more»

What needs improvement?

It's like when you work on science, you say, when I answer one question, I have 10 other questions rising up. I see the same thing with ServiceNow. When something is added on ServiceNow on the platform, then you have 10 more things to do because you have to improve again and again and again. Here what could we do? They probably have a lot of things to do with... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
Manager of Helpdesk at Bloomin' Brands

What is most valuable?

For our company, it would be incident management with the ability to track and report on that. Showing trends and then tying that into problem management as well. Also completing the whole circle, so problem management and change management.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

From our perspective, it's the ability to customize it and provide the different platforms. A good example is that within our organization we have incident forms that are tailored to IT and we have incident forms that are tailored to other... more»

What needs improvement?

I think some of the areas for improvement are some of the features that get added sometimes and not a lot of help and resources get devoted to them. A good example is inside of my self-service portal, we use heavily utilizing the wizards that... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
IT Applications Manager at a legal firm with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

The flexibility of the platform, being able to modify forms or modify workflow, building applications, utilizing basics that they've given you and being able to expand them to adapt to your own personal environment. Everybody says that "This... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I think the value comes from centralizing processes across business units. I've seen it where we started in IT and then we've brought in teams like library functions or secretarial support, security auditing for cybersecurity needs, making... more»

What needs improvement?

I think that the product has grown considerably over the last few years. Initially, I had some issues with just ease of use. I was on Fuji before I started at my current employer. I came in and they're on Geneva. Between Fuji and Geneva, it's... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Sr. Engineer at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
May 15 2017

What is most valuable?

We've not really had a good view, I think, of our different configuration items, I would say, and things of that nature. Being able to get Discovery and some of the automatic relationship, that's going to end up getting set up as part of... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I think, for the most part, we've used prior ITSM solutions and they've just been a little bit more difficult to integrate and customize into the rest of the things that we do, I would say they're kind of standalone products. Something like... more»

What needs improvement?

Actually the biggest problem that I see for it, especially in a smaller organization such as ours is, I know you've got plenty of partners that are looking to take care of this, but we've got, you know, a fairly advanced IT organization. We... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
Co-founder at ClarityWorks BV

What is most valuable?

ServiceNow is such a broad framework that you can basically touch upon any improvement that you want to do in your company. Whether it's financial, healthcare or HR related. I think you can use your imagination to build anything that you want... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Architects and solution designers can come up with the greatest things but more complex organizations cannot just be blended into an ideal model. There's always contradicting stakeholders especially in the field of service management. I'm... more»

What needs improvement?

Well the funny thing is that we develop based on ServiceNow and you see a lot of apps being made. I think whenever you see shortfalls or improvement opportunities for ServiceNow that are being built by third party companies, the next release... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Unit Manager at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

I'm the unit manager of the network operations center so I'm a core user of the tool. I don't get involved in the development, deployment or support of it, but we get a lot of tickets in the network operations center. I think probably some of... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I think it's bringing a lot of stuff that's been handled by a lot of different applications and a lot of different areas in one place. We grew up with a few different areas which had their own tools for a long time for ticketing and managing... more»

What needs improvement?

I would say there really isn't anything I found that I really dislike. Now the caveat to that statement is we've been going at the deployment for a while. Again, I'm the user, the consumer side of the tool. What I'm waiting and watching to... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
IT Manager at Utah State University

What is most valuable?

The most valuable parts of ServiceNow for us is the flexibility that it has, that it's a platform, and that we can develop pretty much anything that we need, not only for IT, but also for HR, our finance department, our register's office,... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It gives us one platform that we can go in and do reporting. Reporting is probably one of the key features, it's getting access to data that we have in ServiceNow and being able to report on that is a key element in how we are analyzing and... more»

What needs improvement?

Probably the biggest thing that is frustrating is the changes in their price structure, their price modeling. That's been very frustrating for us. Since we came on four years ago, it's changed quite a bit over time. There's been a lot of... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Sr. Program Manager at a media company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

It's serving our end-user community, making it simple for them to order products, get service from our incident help desk, and perhaps even helping everyone across the globe because we have to stay connected somehow, and ServiceNow does that... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I think I want to focus in on our assets. We do many things for studios, and internally, we use a lot of hardware, so we want to be able to find and understand where our assets sit. If there's a breakdown in communication, how do we service... more»

What needs improvement?

Maybe cost in one sense because when you make that investment from the other side of it, you're looking at the cost, but we've been having that ongoing debate. Empty glass could be your cost, but the full glass or maybe half full, or half... more»
Mendix
Mendix
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Real User
Business and Solutions Architect at a tech company with 51-200 employees

What is most valuable?

Mendix provides the big-picture to the detail and the detail to the big-picture and they do that well. The tool chain allows one to model the business in the easy-to-use Business Modeller, then to deploy the app server with the model, deploy... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Mendix has helped to dissolve the divide between “business” and “IT”, between business speak and technical jargon, between classical project management and disciplined agile delivery. It reduces friction to deliver projects iteratively and... more»

What needs improvement?

We need better support for master data management, consuming corporate dictionaries and exporting the models to others. We also need better reporting and visualisation as this is a critical part of each app and currently the reporting side... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
Program Manager at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

We initially got on board because it's a single system of record, and we're trying to centralize a lot of different apps. It's enabled us to decommission a number of different systems that we were using such as incident change, problem... more»

How has it helped my organization?

There's are a lot of benefits, and it depends on our audience. In the department I work in, Technology Portfolio Business Management, the biggest benefit was the ability to do asset management in a centralized place and to do the financial... more»

What needs improvement?

It's so new to us, everything is shiny and everything works well so it's hard to state that right now. We are pretty much loving everything, especially at Knowledge 16 where we got all kinds of new ideas to expand our footprint in the... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
Sr Software Engineer at Southwest Airlines

What is most valuable?

There's pretty much nothing that I have found yet that I couldn't accomplish within ServiceNow if I wanted to. I think for us, we tried several times to implement a CMDB, a configuration management database, and it failed for various reasons.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I think historically we have had a real warrior spirit. We would get in there and do it and sometimes that meant we would write something in house. I think that we would invest a whole lot of time on something, and we would get real attached... more»

What needs improvement?

There's some platform code that is compiled and its Java code on the server side. There's no documented API on what the functions and properties are of that code, and we're not able to reflect that code to get it to make our own API. I think... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Team Manager at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

Flexible platform to build applications and to extend our service management. We have the normal idle processes we actually implement and ServiceNow provides good value in supporting these processes.

How has it helped my organization?

For us it's beneficial because we are switching from a single provider environment to a multi-provider one. We use ServiceNow as a platform and it's described as really flexible. It supports this transformation for us and now we are in the... more»

What needs improvement?

Last week, we had a discussion with the support leader at ServiceNow, and what we miss a little. ServiceNow is growing really fast, so they have two versions per year, and for a company (or for a large company), I think it's really hard to... more»
Bizagi2
Bizagi
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Consultant
IT Consultant and Adviser at Eximius Medical Admministration Solutions
Oct 07 2017

What is most valuable?

* The user interface and ease of use as compared to some of the other products I have tried. * The ability to document the entire process within the same diagram and then generate documents in Word. * The ability to publish on the web has... more»

How has it helped my organization?

* I developed a complete Project Management Framework for the company's use which has been published for policy adoption by all Project Managers. * I developed and published a procurement governance framework which is extensively used in... more»

What needs improvement?

* Previously I rated the product with 10 but now i am down grading it to 8. * The system does not work well in Windows 8 (Full version) on tablet PCs. I had raised this issue and was told that it will not display the diagrams effectively due... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Enterprise Architect at a energy/utilities company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

I'd have to say it's the CMDB. When we first started our project it was a security focused project, and what we wanted to do was bring in all of the assets that we have on our network and know where they are and what they're connected to.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

From us it started with the security perspective, so we're a regulated utility, so we have requirements under various Federal guidelines, so we need to respond quickly to various CERT advisory, government advisories for security events. We... more»

What needs improvement?

I would have to say that the documentation on the knowledge site can sometimes be very confusing.
Mendix
Mendix
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Real User
CEO / Owner at Aelion - Netherlands
Dec 13 2017

What is most valuable?

* The speed and agility with which you can develop solutions with the Mendix platform * It is possible to create the same applications that more traditional platforms offer in a fraction of the time * You don't need to worry about the basics... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It gave the organizations I worked for the ability to create far more complex applications with a smaller team and in a shorter time frame. When we brought in external auditors they even confirmed the fact that what we build would take at... more»

What needs improvement?

The document templates definitely need some love, they have been around for a while but no actual improvement have been done since they were released. At least not in terms of additional options like the web counterparts of the elements you... more»
Mendix
Mendix
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Real User
Associate at a financial services firm with 51-200 employees

What is most valuable?

The single most beneficial feature is the rapid development and prototyping of the product. I was able to construct real demoable software in a very short time and show the client. The technology is a no-brainer and allows me to focus on the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

During an implementation of a Rules Engine for Credit Risk and Loan Eligibility which integrates various Credit Bureaux data systems for online loan applications, we experienced some performance issues. We then broke out into four teams to... more»

What needs improvement?

Reporting isn't Mendix' strong suite. The Business Modeler is amazing for rapid application development but the Reporting lags behind. Mendix relies on third party products who specialize in reporting to supplement their product. Other areas... more»
Servicenow
ServiceNow
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Real User
Program Manager at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

For me I believe it would have to be the real time reporting capabilities that it has, as well as the knowledge management features as far as reporting. We're just getting kicked off with trying to push knowledge management out into the... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I believe because it has so many different pieces to it and they're all interconnected, they're all interrelated. As you know, in IT everything relies on everything else. That fact alone that the CMDBs in the middle and everything feeds into... more»

What needs improvement?

I think within knowledge management the editor could be greatly improved. To me it's very archaic looking. One of the issues is when you go to pull a document in there - we're talking about knowledge, we're talking about how to do something... more»
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