This documentation supports the 18.05 version of Asset Management.

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The BMC Asset Management application enables IT professionals to track and manage enterprise configuration items (CIs) — and their changing relationships — throughout the entire asset life cycle. BMC Asset Management tracks contracts, financial costs, software licenses, outage indicators, and more for the CI information stored within the BMC Atrium CMDB application. BMC Asset Management is integrated with the other applications in the BMC Remedy ITSM Suite and offers flexibility to support customized business processes.

Release notes and notices
updated 11 Oct

Learn what’s new or changed for BMC Asset Management version 18.05, including new features, urgent issues, documentation updates, and fixes or patches


This section only includes information about changes since the most recent release of BMC Asset Management. If you are upgrading from a previous release, review the release notes for all applicable versions of the product. For example, if you are upgrading from version 7.6.04, review the release notes for versions 8.0, 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, and 18.05.


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May 31, 201818.05 enhancements

For enhancements in 18.05 release, see Remedy IT Service Management Suite enhancements.

Getting started


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Performance, permissions, and system requirements



Information about installation and configuration of the product, migration of data, and deployment



Upgrade process



Issues resolution, logs, and contacting Support



Interface descriptions, using the product



Information about adding custom fields and actions, and setting up Smart Reporting.



Development interfaces and toolkits.



Integrations with other products



Additional resources

The following BMC sites provide information outside of the BMC Asset Management documentation that you might find helpful:
  • Service Support on BMC Communities web site
  • BMC Asset Management Support page, Remedy Asset Management Support
  • Search the BMC Support Knowledge base
  • BMC Educational Services, BMC Asset Management learning path
  • BMC Global Services, BMC Asset Management offerings
  • information about BMC Asset Management
  • Documentation for related products
    • BMC Remedy IT Service Management Suite
    • BMC Change Management
    • BMC Knowledge Management
    • BMC Service Desk
    • BMC Service Level Management
    • BMC Service Request Management
    • BMC Remedy Action Request System
    • BMC Atrium Core

The following site, which is not created or endorsed by BMC, also provides information that you might find helpful:

  • The Action Request System discussion list, ARSLIST

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