"We don't typically think of openness and security as being complementary attributes, as they are more commonly thought to be opposed to one another," said Nayaki Nayyar, president of Digital Service Management at BMC. "As our customers fast track digital business, they are looking to take a more proactive security posture while also dramatically increasing efficiency. BMC Discovery v11.1 accomplishes both by becoming much more open to other systems and applications while also developing a tighter relationship with their privileged account security solution."
BMC's seamless integration with the CyberArk Privileged Account Security Solution in BMC Discovery v11.1 automatically and securely leverages credentials from the CyberArk solution to perform authenticated scans. Credential rotation is automatically optimized and completed based on policy. This reduces deployment time while it mitigates threats, reduces risk, and enhances compliance.
"The integration of privileged account security capabilities into BMC Discovery is exactly why we created the C3 Alliance earlier this year," said Adam Bosnian, executive vice president, global business development at CyberArk. "By leveraging automated credential management that's delivered by CyberArk, BMC is making discovery and dependence mapping even more efficient while helping organizations meet their service account security standards. CyberArk complements the new security features of BMC Discovery v11.1 for more robust risk reduction and compliance."
Also available today are other enhancements to BMC Discovery v11.1, including single sign-on through BMC's Remedy suite of digital service management solutions and the BMC Discovery solution's "Start Anywhere" application mapping, which now includes new capabilities to streamline visualizations and simplify business application modeling.
For more information about the BMC Discovery v11.1 solution, please visit http://www.bmc.com/it-solutions/discovery-dependency-mapping.html.
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