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BMC Reviews

Robert-Stinnett
Real User
Automation Analyst at CARFAX
Jan 21 2020

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is the Automation API - Jobs as Code. This is the future of workload automation. It brings Control-M into the DevOps sphere, and they are… more»

How has it helped my organization?

The Single pane of glass view has helped us to see the big picture. The auditing and archiving capabilities have helped us maintain compliance and provide for a single… more»

What needs improvement?

The Web interface is coming along but still has some missing pieces. Today, you must still rely on the full GUI client to do everything you need. The next major release… more»

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

Pricing can be steep, but you get what you pay for. If you are just concerned about cost, you are going to miss the big picture because Control-M has features that are… more»

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

Prior to using this product, we used homemade solutions and we outgrew them.

What other advice do I have?

You can try it without buying it. I would suggest checking out the workbench at: https://jobsascode.io This is a free version of the Control-M package that is perfect to… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Before choosing this product we looked at Computer Associates (CA Technologies) and Tivoli. Control-M is light years ahead of any competitor we have looked at.

BMC Projects

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BMC Questions

Gerardo Batuyong
Senior IT Consultant at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Jul 20 2020
I'm a Senior IT Consultant in a government department.  I'd like to know how Control-M compares with other products in terms of workload automation and orchestration?
Gerardo BatuyongWe have been using Control-M from BMC for about seven years now, and we are very… more»
dwalinSometime ago I have preapring a comparison matrix of workload automation tools… more»
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Jul 15 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC Helix ITSM. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
reviewer1290114To raise any ticket, there are too many fields to be filled and it makes… more»
JS4BMC Helis ITSM is a very good tool, can be customized, can be integrated with… more»
Danieel Miravalles
Services Director at IMPTECH SA
Jul 08 2020
I am a Services Director in a small tech services company. What licensing options are available for Control-M?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Jul 02 2020
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is BMC Helix vs ServiceNow. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between BMC Helix (Remedy) and ServiceNow? Which of these two solutions would you… more»
JS4BMC Helix (Remedy) is not a new product release from BMC. This is a relaunched… more»
Ramon Van LeeuwenI agree with above analysis, But both tools fit the profile of a big Lego box, a… more»
RahulPriyadarshyBMC Helix- BMC Applications As Service (ITSM, Discovery, Monitoring) deployable… more»
Competency Lead - ITOM Tools at Tech Mahindra Limited
Jun 29 2020
Hi All, This is my first post to the community... I'm a Competency Lead - ITOM Tools at a large enterprise Tech Services Company. I am looking for a comparison between Azure Monitor and BMC TrueSight Operations Management. Please advise. Thanks, Ketan Vaja
Kaka Venkata Suresh
Sr Data Orchestration Engineer at a computer software company with 5,001-10,000 employees
May 11 2020
I work as a senior data orchestration engineer for a large software R&D company. What is the biggest difference between Oracle DAC Scheduler and Control-M? Thanks! I appreciate your help. 
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 13 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC TrueSight Vulnerability Management, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 13 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 13 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC TrueSight Vulnerability Management. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 13 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC TrueSight Vulnerability Management? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 23 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 23 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 23 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 23 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC Cloud Lifecycle Management? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 05 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC Remedyforce, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 05 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 05 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC Remedyforce. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 05 2020
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 05 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC Remedyforce? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 03 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC TrueSight Network Automation, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 03 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC TrueSight Network Automation. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 03 2020
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 03 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC TrueSight Network Automation? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Feb 20 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC Control-M Managed File Transfer, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Feb 20 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Feb 20 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC Control-M Managed File Transfer. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Feb 20 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC Control-M Managed File Transfer? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Feb 17 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Feb 17 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC Helix ITSM? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Francisco Javier Ripoll Villagómez
User at a integrator with 1-10 employees
I work for an IT infrastructure implementation services.  I am currently evaluating BigFix and BMC TrueSight Server Automation. What are the main differences between the two? Which would you recommend? Thanks! I appreciate the help. 
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC Helix Cloud Security, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC Helix Cloud Security. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC Helix Cloud Security? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Purnima S
Consultant at a consultancy with 10,001+ employees
I work as a consultant for a company that offers an array of integrated services. I am currently researching ServiceNow Discovery and BMC ADDM. What are the main differences between the two? Which would you recommend?Thanks! I appreciate the help.
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC TrueSight Orchestration, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC TrueSight Orchestration. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC TrueSight Orchestration? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC FootPrints Service Core, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC FootPrints Service Core. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC FootPrints Service Core? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC TrueSight Server Automation, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC TrueSight Server Automation. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC TrueSight Server Automation? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Control-M, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Control-M? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering BMC TrueSight Operations Management, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with BMC TrueSight Operations Management. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about BMC TrueSight Operations Management? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Control-M. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?