20 Most Promising Configuration Management Solution Providers 2016
Configuration management is critical to the success of any IT process. From provisioning, change management, release management, and patch management to compliance and security, automated configuration management eliminates manual work, while creating greater stability and predictability.
A big challenge in configuring the software and hardware components is to negotiate with the different teams that have its own initiatives, mandates, and goals. Implementing an appropriate Configuration Management (CM) system will benefit an enterprise with improved control on IT assets, increased reliability of IT components, and high-end reconciliation and management of complex systems and infrastructures. An organization simply cannot improve its security standards at minimal disposal of cost and time, unless it adopts a suitable and flexible CM system. One of the main elements here is the configuration management database which enables one to track configuration items for root cause analysis, impact analysis, change management, and current state assessment.
In this scenario, various emerging and established solution providers are coming up with innovative configuration management technologies and solutions to meet the missioncritical IT service challenges of enterprises.
In order to simplify and assist CIOs in identifying the right CM system for their enterprise, CIOReview presents “20 Most Promising Configuration Management Solution Providers 2016.”
A distinguished panel comprising CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, and the CIOReview editorial board has selected the top Configuration Management Solution Providers. In our selection process, we looked at the vendor’s capability to fulfill the need for cost-effective and flexible solutions that add value to the configuration management landscape.