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You may have seen this in the news a few weeks ago. Thought you might like a little more insight into what's involved in the Verizon/Novell partnership.
Has BSM crossed the chasm?
John Dragoon's blog post (http://www.novell.com/company/blogs/cmo) got me thinking about a common discussion that occurs regarding BSM. The Novell Business Service Management technology has been in the game for >12 years now and one would think it is mainstream by now, especially in terms of how fast technology updates come to market. It's interesting in that BSM isn't a technology, but rather a practice IT organizations are attempting to achieve in aligning to the business and speaking in terms of services. It's hard to believe that in >25 years (I started at age 12) this nut still hasn't been cracked. Yikes! “Glue and a View” technology is as close as I can think one can come to addressing the alignment with a pure play technology, however, takes the clever IT leader to best understand how to use the “glue” to create a “view” that enables the team to acknowledge-assess-act in market time to market conditions leveraging the technology to call these audibles before the game goes awry as the next outage headliner. I see the daggers in the hearts of my developer friends with this over simplification of a “rich” integration engine that presents metrics as information about services in real-time to have a “view” of technology as services in the most complex of environments. Read on.........
Submitted by: mhudnall on Thu. 06.03.2010
Filed Under: Cool Solutions, Solution Provider, Technology Partners, Cool Blogs: Official Novell Bloggers, Data Center, Business Service Management Cool Solutions
Topic: Business Service Management, Configuration, Intelligent Workload Management, IT Management, Monitoring, Performance
Product: Business Service Management
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