Remedy 9 is a cloud-based digital service management solution that combines a service desk manager, a change manager, a service delivery manager and an IT director into one suite. It is also available for on-premise deployment.
The solution provides reporting features that enable users to create custom reports and convert them into dashboards. It offers incident and problem management, which can detect recurring incidents. Its self-service application is connected with social media and provides virtual and live chat help for resolving customer queries.
Remedy 9 keeps track of changes in IT configuration and identifies change collision in advance. Through its asset management capabilities, the solution can manage the lifecycle of IT assets from procurement to end-of-life.
Remedy 9 enables users to define a service catalog for both internal and external customers. Its admin panel facilitates management of servers, email integrations, applications and security preferences.
Support is available via phone and email.
Antonio A. Numero di dipendenti: 13-50 dipendenti
Using the BMC ITSM you can consolidate in a Suite the major task of the ITSM support staff based on ITIL best practices.
The Remedy ITSM Suites cover the main processs of the ITSM aligned to ITIL best practices. All the Application are integrated as part of the ITSM Suite in order to manage the different scenarios that normally needs to be handled by the support staff. Using the AR System Server as base the ITSM applications can be customized in order to give to the organizations complete and achieve thier functionality requierements. The license model of floating write licenses, lets the organization to share licenses pool.
BMC Remedy ITSM was born as an On premise solution, the cloud option is in the process to be a mature option. In Remedy you could achieve many thing but you need a lot experience with the product to complete it.
Enterprise level, very powerful software which is very easy to use. As of Remedy 7.6x, you can make your own customizations to the application or even create applications of your own with their customized Eclipse tool.
While a lot of OOTB features worked very well for us, we still needed the ability to customize and create our own forms and processes or even the ability to perform automation and self-service with other applications. Some items the learning curve is not bad at all and customizations can be added with little to no effort. Whereas others have taken quite a long time to develop and troubleshoot.
One such customization which we developed was the ability to have placeholder templates for Change, Incident, Work Order and Tasks where we pass through variables via the SRM and it dynamically generates and populates the ticket with this information. We have full date automation, dynamic Task generation and the ability to dynamically modify the template on the fly based on the answers that the user passes through via SRM. So instead of multiple templates which are served based on "if-then" answers in the Process Definition, we have a single template which then gets massaged based on the user's answers. This customization took a decent amount of time to complete, but it reduced the amount of time of SRM and template rework to almost nothing.
Of course with such customization, there are always risks of breaking existing workflow or failure during an upgrade. So when we upgraded fro 7.6.04 to 8.1, it took a solid month of work to check each and every form, active link, filter, etc to make sure that things worked with the new upgrade. But BMC's tools helped reduce both the time and work it took to get the kinks worked out and we had all of our environments upgraded and without the need to call in expensive consultants to assist with it.
As with any piece of software, there are always going to be issues. However, we have found that 9.5 out of 10 times we contact BMC for support, their staff is more than knowledgeable and have us up and running again in short order.
BMC's Remedy ITSM Suite is a great piece of software and VERY flexible to meet the most demanding of situations. After being a Remedy Administrator for 3 years, I can say without hesitation that it is well worth the price and would be a welcomed addition to any I.T. department.
Utente Verificato Specializzazione: Beni di consumo Numero di dipendenti: 10.001+ dipendenti
Overall, I wouldn't recommend Remedy for IT Service Management. I believe there are better solutions available that are user friendly while also being visually appealing.
This software has a very simple layout that makes tracking information down an easy task. The filtering within the application is great and allows for extremely specified results. I like the priority emails that are given based on open tickets. This process allows teams to stay on track to complete requirements and continuously close open tickets.
I don't enjoy how the UI visually looks. The application has a very outdated look that doesn't appeal to you visually. I have found difficulty when trying to close Incidents because of status issues. This has been my biggest issue because Remedy will want me to enter twenty different status boxes in order to close a ticket or I will receive multiple errors.
Prachi K. Specializzazione: Servizi e tecnologie dell'informazione Numero di dipendenti: 10.001+ dipendenti
Best Ticketing tool for business purpose. Gives us wide range of options to customize from.
breadth of services.
Can generate reports according to requirement
Able to link tickets to one another easily
Able to create. update, resolve tickets easily
Able to calculate SLA.
Good process work flow
Able to link Incidents to problem and change requests
Too many fields are needed to be filled up for raising a ticket, thus its a bit time consuming for us.
Jacqua C. Specializzazione: Servizi bancari Numero di dipendenti: 10.001+ dipendenti
Remedy enables our organization to track incidents and change requests in a single system of record.
I like that change requests can be linked to incidents and tasks. This is very helpful when quantifying impact.
Reporting is quite difficult, at least in our organization. Also extracting data is not easy and adding additional fields to assist with data analysis of incidents does not appear to be easy to accomodate.