BMC Software (BMC) is acquiring Numara Software, whose cloud-based offerings are used to manage...

|About: BMC Software, Inc. (BMC)|By:, SA News Editor

BMC Software (BMC) is acquiring Numara Software, whose cloud-based offerings are used to manage client hardware and software. Numara's software, which is aimed at mid-sized companies, complements many of BMC's traditional, locally-hosted solutions. However, Forrester also sees some overlap, and thinks BMC needs to offer "clear guidance" on its overall product strategy.