BMC Helix ITSM Other Advice

Mogle
Senior BMC Remedy Consultant at Mogle & Partners Limited
BMC Helix is a marketing term. The name changed from BMC Remedy ITSM to BMC Helix a few years ago. It's also linked to BMC's CMDB, where they have an image of all of the assets in the company. In BMC, you can do absolutely anything. You can customize, you can configure, and you can customize and develop pretty much anything. It might take some time and it may have some consequences later on when you are upgrading and you want to install a newer version, especially when you are on-premises. Other solutions may have a better BEB Cloud interface or better sales organization, but BMC is a trustworthy company and they keep their promises. Some other competitors make promises but don't always honor them. My advice to others would be the following: * Get a support contract directly with BMC. * Pick your BMC partner or reseller. * Get in-house resources and knowledge, and train your employees, or employ someone with the BMC Remedy skills. * Get external contractors to top it up with contractors and consultants from the partner. * Set up a good project team that communicates with BMC contract partners, your employees, and the contractor. I would rate this solution a ten out of ten. View full review »
reviewer979188
Solutions Architect at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
I recommend this solution and I would rate it an eight out of ten. View full review »
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