JERSEY CITY, NJ (July 17, 2013) – Evolven Software, a leading provider of IT Operations Analytics solutions, released today the 2013 Change Management Report, showing results from a recent survey conducted at the Make Change Work webinar (June 26 '13) presented with principal researcher Glenn O'Donnell from Forrester Research.
More than 81% of IT professionals surveyed said that they believe Analytics is the solution for the prevailing IT Operations big data problem.
The Change Management Report offers valuable insights into the current challenges facing IT operations, and how IT analytics solutions can best address these issues. The survey results revealed that IT Operations performance in the context of changes faces a high rate of change failure, and risk from undesired changes:
- 52% of the IT executives surveyed said that most of their incidents are caused by change.
- 74% said that the current change and configuration management tools do not meet today's challenges.
- 81% said that they believe analytics is the only solution for the prevailing IT Operations big data problem.
"The Change Management Report on IT Operations offers a valuable insight to IT executives as to how similar organizations struggle as they face overwhelming amounts of change and configuration data," said Sasha Gilenson, CEO, Evolven. "So it comes as no surprise that this many IT professionals see IT Analytics as such a promising solution, ready to succeed in taking on the challenge where traditional CCM tools have failed. This Change Management Report provides a snapshot of the state of IT Operations and where more concerted efforts are needed."
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Evolven applies a new IT Operations Analytics approach to the chronic change and configuration challenges, turning dynamic, overwhelming change and configuration data into actionable insights. Using this solution allows IT operation managers to know exactly what has changed in their environments, investigate incident root-cause, maintain environment consistency, validate changes, and eliminate configuration drift.
Leading industry analyst Gartner selected Evolven as a Cool Vendor in IT Operations for 2013 recognizing Evolven as "the only vendor to marry IT Operations Analytics to configuration and change management." In 2013, Evolven was selected as a winner of the Red Herring Top 100 North America award, a prestigious honor that recognizes the year's most promising private technology companies across North America. Adding to this recognition, other industry analysts have recognized Evolven for "transforming change and configuration management" and as the "industry's most adaptive change management analytics." Evolven is a privately held, venture-backed company headquartered in the U.S., with presence in Europe and the Middle East. Evolven's executive team and advisory board include world-renowned experts in IT management and enterprise software. Evolven's investors are leading venture capital firms Pitango Venture Capital (www.pitango.com) and Index Ventures (www.indexventures.com). For a free demo call 1-888-841-5578, visit www.evolven.com or follow us on Twitter @evolven