Boost efficiency and reduce costs across the company
OpCon automation delivers tremendous business value to every aspect of your enterprise. It provides critical process automation capabilities while being remarkably easy for anyone to learn and use. You’re able to streamline everything, from IT process automation to business services.
OpCon has reduced TCO by 50%* in complex IT operations
- Add IT management capability without adding IT experts
- Significantly reduce IT maintenance downtime
- Achieve global lights-out operations without adding IT shifts
- Retire costly legacy platforms through modernization
*Contact SMA Solutions to learn more.
Eliminate up to 87% of operator/ admin scripts*
- Implement quickly utilizing DevOps principles
- Prevent errors with centralized script management
- Build in SLAs and guided recovery actions for maximum flexibility
- Adapt in real time with event-driven automation
Reduce operations and application silos
- Consolidate all tasks under a single point of control
- Enable cross-platform workflows and integrate all applications, departments and activities
- Hide complexity through a simple any-user interface
- Integrate fast with out of the box connectors, an API layer and a full SDK
Our customers speak
“They took the time to walk us through multiple scenarios and gave us a great foundation to build out our processes.” CIO, Finance IndustryRead more
Streamline IT — empower business
OpCon delivers on the promise of true enterprise automation like no other platform. It coalesces business and technical workflows across operations, infrastructure, cloud and virtual environments. Processes run faster, business adapts in real time, every person works smarter.
Unite disparate technologies such as cloud, virtualization and IoT into efficient, functional workflows driven by any event.
Remove IT complexity
The responsive OpCon Self Service interface allows workflow automation with a simple click, by any employee on any network enabled device.
Achieve platform consistency and simplicity across global enterprises, eliminating the need for 24/7 or localized staff.
Enhance security and governance
Manage users via ADS or OpenLDAP to designate role-based privileges, secure data and save all actions in audit trails.
Fully automate disaster recovery
Improve testing, reliability, and execution of the entire recovery process. OpCon integrates with your DRP to meet your RTO needs.
Capture and embed knowledge directly into smart tasks
Knowledge is captured and forever embedded in the workflows, reducing onboarding and training costs.
Scale the business
Add new environments. Replicate workflows. Integrate new processes. OpCon can easily scale from thousands to millions of tasks per day.
Simplify auditing and reporting
Capture information across all automated systems on standard or customized reports, which can then be packaged for auditors.
Built for business agility
OpCon automation delivers digital automation in the purest sense, enabling complete cross-functional, bi-modal orchestration. OpCon is architected for true IT modernization, out of the box integration, SLA management, and unlimited scalability. You gain single-point, enterprise-wide control across platforms, operating systems and applications.Request a demo today
Reduce calls to IT by 80% or more with OpCon Self Service
Automate repeatable front-office processes and keep IT focused on big-picture, revenue-generating business initiatives. OpCon Self Service allows anyone in the business to trigger automation with a simple click on any device through an intuitive, responsive browser interface. Onboarding, password resets, reporting, file management and dozens of other tasks can be handled efficiently without a single call to IT.Read the Self Service brochure
Respond to business events in real time
Operate your business based on what’s happening right this second. OpCon automation links individuals, teams, processes and devices into streamlined workflows triggered by dependencies instead of time cues. Events can initiate from emails, user actions, IoT sensors, wearables or system messages, and notifications and escalations are centrally managed. Your business instantly becomes more efficient and nimble.Learn more
Integrate and implement automation across your enterprise at the speed of business
Easy to use, rapid deployment
OpCon enables DevOps principles to be applied to the orchestration of IT operations and service management and ultimately to the level of an enterprise-wide digital automation platform. You’re able to structure your systems around business-critical paths, reduce scripts by 87%* and reserve IT resources for high-level initiatives.
Our DevOps-friendly approach enables:
- Extensive out of the box connectors
- Interoperability via API interface
- Rapid process build via our Workflow Design Studio
- Centralized script management
- Self Service orchestration to start jobs for tests, refresh DB, patching, application release or business requirements
- Proactive monitoring using SLAs focusing on critical processes
Intelligent migration to cloud and cloud automation
OpCon automation facilitates extreme business agility through migration from server platforms toward systematic automation in cloud architectures to achieve higher-level cost efficiency.
Expert assistance to ensure success
You will have an SMA Solutions automation expert working with you every step of the way to tailor the optimal solution for your business. Our consultant will conduct an Enterprise Assessment Review to guide the solution.
This process will:
- Highlight automation silos
- Identify duplication in automation products/knowledge
- Identify risks
- Identify automation targets
- Quantify business value of automation
- Build an Enterprise Automation Plan (EAP)
- Find quick wins
- Identify targets to accelerate automation deployment
- Identify orchestration of existing processes
Whether you’re migrating from a rudimentary job scheduler application or a complex multi-source, multi-platform system, SMA Solutions has your conversion covered. Our Migration Framework, managed by automation experts will take you from accidental to planned and controlled operations with a single point of control.
The start to your enterprise-wide conversion journey
Often using the results of a full Enterprise Automation Review (EAR), SMA Solutions Automation Experts meet with your team to understand where to start. This could be IT Processes, streamlining Service Management or orchestrating business services. First deployments will focus on a quick ROI.
From there we put together a plan to convert your data to OpCon. We know from decades of experience that every business has a unique IT setup with numerous special elements and idiosyncrasies. Thus we tailor your solution precisely to your business environment and specific needs. We do the heavy planning now to ensure a fast and smooth conversion later.
Our teams work with you to use existing data export programs, reports and databases to extract data from your current scheduling environment. Everything is done exactly to the planned approach, whether that means converting all of your workflows or only certain pieces.
We work closely with you to build a clear understanding of how your current schedules and jobs are defined. We then use this knowledge to map all extracted data appropriately to the OpCon database, ensuring an optimal platform. Through customization, our consultants make sure the solution is shaped to fit your objectives. This flexibility allows you to preserve important aspects of your current platforms while migrating you to the much more efficient and transformational OpCon environment.
We do not go live with your OpCon automation solution until we have achieved repeatable perfection. That means rigorous testing. Our consultants collaborate with your teams to design and implement and iterative process to test, refine and retest all aspects of the conversion until successful results can be assured.
When our experts and your experts agree that the conversion programs are running successfully and the OpCon database and platform are built to perfection, we take you live. From pre-planning to final execution, we make sure the entire process is fast, pain-free and cost effective.
Tell us how you want to automate your enterprise
Unlock the full potential of your business and employees through SMA Solutions automation platform, OpCon. We automate complex workflows to help you drive operational efficiency.
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