Aperture VISTA Achieves BMC Software Validation Tuesday 10 April 2007 PDF Print BMC to Offer Aperture VISTA with Data Centre Optimisation Offering London, UK – April 10, 2007 – Aperture, the leading global provider of software for managing the physical infrastructure of data centres, today announced that its VISTA solution achieved software validation from BMC Software's Technology Alliance Program. Aperture VISTA, an enterprise software solution which reduces operational risk and improves efficiency through the planning and management of data centre resources, is now integrated with the BMC Remedy Action Request System. Aperture VISTA delivers the best practice processes that enable organisations to take control of an increasingly complex physical environment including equipment, space, power, cooling, network and storage. The world’s largest companies use Aperture VISTA to achieve substantial improvements in the quality, reliability and cost effectiveness of their data centre planning, design, provisioning, troubleshooting and analysis. The BMC Remedy Action Request System automates the overall enterprise change management process for IT organisations. Integrated with BMC Remedy Action Request System, Aperture VISTA enhances this process by managing the data centre physical infrastructure change process and integrating with the VISTA configuration repository, reducing risks associated with changes. VISTA enables IT organisations to understand the impact of changes to the data centre, reserve resources in the data centre for planned changes and automatically update the configuration repository after the change is complete. "Achieving BMC Software Validation for the Aperture VISTA-Remedy Change Management Interface enables us to provide an integrated solution in the data centre," said Steven Yellen, VP of Marketing at Aperture Technologies. "The integrated solution provides an end-to-end process for managing change across the data centre, bridging the logical and physical components and fully supporting IT Service Management (ITSM) principles.” “With the addition of Aperture to the growing family of BMC Atrium CMDB integrated solutions, we accelerate our customers’ ability to comprehensively and efficiently plan, manage and optimise data centre configuration changes,” said Fred Johannessen, vice president, Technology Alliance and MarketZone at BMC Software. “We look forward to working with Aperture to help our mutual customers realise the significant ROI of comprehensively integrating data centre availability, performance, capacity and change management processes.” About Aperture Aperture is the leading global provider of software for managing the physical infrastructure of data centres. Aperture’s solutions reduce operational risk and improve efficiency through the visual management of data centre resources. Aperture delivers the best practice processes that enable organisations to take control of an increasingly complex physical infrastructure including equipment, space, power, cooling, network and storage. With over 20 years of experience, Aperture provides organisations with the information required to optimise their data centre operations, delivering better services at the lowest cost. Aperture’s customers include the world’s largest companies, half of which are Fortune 1000 and Global 500 organizations. Aperture is a trademark of Aperture Technologies, Inc. All other trademarks and company names mentioned are the property of their respective owners. Copyright © 2007 Aperture Technologies, Inc. All rights reserved BMC, BMC Software, and the BMC Software logo are the exclusive properties of BMC Software, Inc., are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and may be registered or pending registration in other countries. All other BMC trademarks, service marks, and logos may be registered or pending registration in the U.S. or in other countries. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For further details please contact: Elissa Fry, Max McConnell at Prompt Communications Tel: +44 (0)208 996 1646 / +44 (0)7780 660 080 Email: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Prompt Communications Ltd in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.