Out of the box, IBM BigFix dramatically streamlined our patch deployment processes…increased confidence in our software usage data and enhanced our lifecycle management and power management processes significantly.

—Dan Corcoran,Director of Client Technology,US Foods

Business Challenge story

US Foods needed an automated, centralized endpoint management solution to replace cumbersome software compliance monitoring and application deployment processes across 15,000 endpoints.

Transformation

The company selected the IBM BigFix solution for lifecycle management, software usage analysis, power management, and security and compliance.

Benefits

The IBM BigFix solution helped US Foods reduce patch deployment times by 80 percent, saving USD500,000 on software licenses and avoiding more than USD1 million in license noncompliance fines.

Solution Category

  • Other
  • IBM Cloud
  • Solution Components

    • BigFix Lifecycle