Control-M Review

It provides job management. The GUI is user friendly.

What is most valuable?

This product has an excellent GUI that is user friendly and provides job management.

How has it helped my organization?

The BMC Control-M provides automated management by our various applications teams of PROD environments under one central GUI.

What needs improvement?

This product needs improvisation in regards to agility for job execution function.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have used it for about 12 years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

Need to align with DevOps.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

I have not encountered any issues with stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I have not encountered any issues with scalability.

How is customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:


Technical Support:

BMC provides good technical support and I would give it an 8 out of 10 rating.

How was the initial setup?

The installation for this product was not so easy. I found it quite complicated.

What about the implementation team?

Implement through vendor team as special skills.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

My suggestion would be to select more job-based pricing options as the BMC Control-M solution has less jobs to offer.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Before choosing this product, I evaluated a lot of options.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend to make use of outsourced software solutions such as Atgen for ensuring a stable setup process.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

6, 7, 8, 9
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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