For BMC's Identity Management partners and customers, here is a repost and link to a recent press release regarding BMC's strategic partnership with SailPoint as its IDM partner and technology provider.
BMC Software Selects SailPoint as Strategic Identity Management Provider
Austin and Houston, January 27, 2011 – SailPoint Technologies and BMC Software today announced that BMC has selected SailPoint as the company's strategic technology provider for identity management software solutions. Effective immediately, SailPoint's IdentityIQ™ product line is available through BMC's worldwide sales force and distribution partners as the identity management component of BMC's Business Service Management platform. This highly complementary partnership combines the strength of SailPoint's leading identity management software with the existing capabilities of BMC Identity Management (formerly Control-SA), which is the most highly scalable and reliable provisioning infrastructure supporting the largest customer installations in the world.
BMC customers now have access to next-generation identity management features provided by SailPoint IdentityIQ, which integrates seamlessly with the BMC Identity Management (Control-SA) and Remedy products.