Consider that organizations told Forrester Consulting they struggle with poor performance, inefficiencies in troubleshooting, lack of visibility, and wasted capacity. Does this mean they don’t think their current IT operations management tool is doing everything it can for their organization? We would like to think that current tools succeed in helping to meet business needs, and even allow for innovation to drive growth. Although we know that’s not always the case.


How to Avoid Mistakes

After having conversations with many of our customers, we thought it would be a good idea to compile what they told us are the top pitfalls of IT operations management but, more importantly, share with you the recommendations for how to avoid them. Read this eBook to learn the tips and tricks of how to avoid common IT operations management mistakes so they don’t happen to you. You’ll also see real-world examples of organizations that are gaining business and financial benefits over their competitors.




A Better Operations Strategy

With the vision of self-driving operations by VMware vRealize® Operations™, there’s a better approach. Self-driving operations is a simple, yet powerful strategy for automating and simplifying operations management. It incorporates artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to solve IT operations problems. AI/ML automates and enhances IT operations in these ways:

  • Applying analytics and machine learning to data collected from infrastructure and applications
  • Automatically spots and reacts to issues in real time, including performance optimization, capacity management, and anomaly detection

The self-driving operations approach delivers greater efficiency, agility, and automation, which helps your IT team be more proactive and agile. As your data center grows in scale and complexity, your team can confidently work in a manner we call “hands-off and hassle-free”.




How do we know this is a better strategy? 

We know this is a better strategy because organizations opened up and shared their business and financial results of using vRealize Operations with Forrester Consulting. You can read about how you can achieve similar outcomes in The Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) Study of VMware vRealize OperationsOr, enter seven inputs into the ROI estimator tool to get your own customized business case. Organizations are experiencing these types of outcomes today:



In the meantime, learn more about how to avoid common IT operations management mistakes so you’re not spending unnecessary time troubleshooting. There is a better way!


Try our vRealize Operations Hands-On Lab here