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BW: BMC Software Provides Customers `No Risk, No Cost' Opportunity to Manage Linux for S/390

Aug 02, 2000, 21:23 (0 Talkback[s])

"BMC Software Inc., the leading provider of e-business systems management, today announced its first management solution for Linux on S/390 and a pilot program to complement IBM's Linux for OS/390 pilot program. Both offers are aimed at helping companies make the decision to move their applications to Linux on S/390...."

"Via a PATROL Agent and Knowledge Module(KM) for Linux on the S/390 platform, customers will have a full-functioning management solution that will allow them to evaluate the Linux environment. This solution will be available for an extended period of time without a license fee, so users can consider systems management in their decision to move applications to Linux for S/390. After the trial period, BMC Software customers will be able to purchase this full-functioning solution as they move their applications from a test environment to production."

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