Tekwurx announced that the Marketzone agreement with BMC Software is now in place, enabling BMC to sell uControl – a plugin specifically designed for BMC Discovery.
This relationship enables BMC customers to take advantage of the end user plugin for Discovery which provides unrivalled management, administration, reporting and application model change control through an intuitive single pane of glass.
BMC Discovery administrators can now monitor and manage all of their Discovery appliances from a central location – automating the control of scan schedules, exclude changes, report distribution, change control, policy alerting and routine maintenance.
This new plugin also enable Business users to interact with Discovery – consuming reports and creating their own Business Application Models without requiring any training or access to BMC Discovery itself – meaning the business can easily manage and undertake application modeling initiatives.
Tekwurx uControl complements BMC Discovery with the combined offering providing the following benefits:
- Reduces the cost and time in providing Application dependency maps by up to 90%
- Reduces the cost of supporting and managing a distributed BMC Discovery deployment by up to 50%
- Enhanced support for Business initiatives such as Impact of Change, Monitoring by Business Service, Datacentre migrations