BMC Software, Inc. provides software solutions. The Company offers spans enterprise systems, applications, databases, and information technology process management, as well as provides maintenance, support, software implementation, integration, and education services. BMC Software serves its customers worldwide.
BMC Software is a prominent provider of business management software used for a variety of functions and processes. The company’s software and services are used in recovery and storage management, business process integration, service management, and application and database performance management. BMC, which has served primarily larger companies, provides tools designed to manage enterprise servers, speed up and monitor databases, eliminate unplanned outages, and recover system assets. Known for its mainframe products, the company has added software for cloud and mobile computing environments.
In September 2013 the company accepted a $6.9 billion buyout offer from an investor group led by Bain Capital and Golden Gate Capital.
BMC Software is based in Houston, Texas and it has product manufacturing and distribution there and in Dublin, Ireland. It has had major R&D campuses in the US, India, and Israel. The company also operates a customer experience center in Pune, India.
BMC maintains technology alliances with such companies as Citrix, Dell, Microsoft, AP, Amazon Web Services, Qualys, Red Hat, McAfee, and Cisco.
In 2015, BMC acquired mainframe data management company CDB Software. CDB’s technology complements BMC’s existing mainframe data management portfolio. The acquisition enables BMC to provide customers with utilities for DB2.