BMC Software to acquire Numara Software for SaaS IT mgmt
By Asia Cloud Forum staff 01-Feb-2012
BMC Software, today announced to acquire Numara Software to extend BMC’s IT management capabilities for the mid-market. The transaction is expected to close during BMC’s fiscal fourth quarter.
Based in Florida, US, Numara currently has more than 13,000 customers worldwide. Post-acquisition, Numara’s two product families, FootPrints for IT service and asset management and Track-It! for help desk and asset management, will be grouped under BMC’s service portfolio. Both product families are delivered as Software-as-a-Service and on-premise solutions
"The combined strengths of BMC and Numara will dramatically reshape the IT management market,” said Dave Hansen, president and CEO, Numara Software. “Mid-sized and small business organizations will benefit from new choices and more importantly, will have more capabilities to manage IT in support of the changing needs of their business."