Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Effectual is a team of engineers and experts specializing in high performance configuration management solutions to meet the needs of all Micro Focus UCMDB and ITOM Service Management customers. After tens of thousands of hours of development and testing, our reference architecture and Packaged Integration Enhancement (PIE) solutions provide a robust and high performance out-of the-box integrated experience for Micro Focus customers. Our approach improves information exchange throughout the ITOM Service Management tool suite, maximizing existing features while minimizing delivery effort. We demystify and simplify the complex to educate our customers about the real outcomes they can achieve with the software they’ve invested in.

We expect to save over $500,000 in process and contract efficiency savings in year one, and achieved our SACM goals in six weeks with the aid of Micro Focus Partner, Effectual.

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Founded in 2011 by a senior HP and Mercury consultant, our team was built from the ground up to achieve consistent culture and core values, leverage deep experience and consistent drive to move market capabilities, and HPE customer experiences, forward.

Our mission is to shorten your HPE Software time to value with our robust solutions, to support your organization with proven best practices, and to demonstrate our dedication to mentoring and thought leadership. Our primary goal is to benefit everyone in the CMDB community, accelerating us all to a better business outcome.

Working as a unified team with every customer, 100% remotely, we have successfully delivered value to IT organizations in retail, manufacturing, finance, energy and health care.

Effectual has been instrumental in our successful implementation of Micro FocusUCMDB. [Their] efforts result in improved Configuration Management, Asset Management and operational risk management (compliance).

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You can hear (or read), Effectual’s CEO Erik Engstrom talk about our approach to IT Service Management on Dana Gardner’s BriefingsDirect Blog from October 22, 2014.