Tivoli Software is a brand within IBM's Cloud & Smarter Infrastructure division. Prior to being acquired by IBM in 1996, Tivoli Systems, Inc. was as an independent software vendor which developed and sold "systems management" software and services. Since the acquisition, the software portfolio has grown through development and acquisition.
According to IT analyst research firm Gartner, Inc., IBM currently owns the largest share of the "IT Operations Management" software market, with an 18% market share. IBM is also the leading provider of Enterprise Asset Management software, for the 7th consecutive year, according to ARC Advisory Group, a leading research analyst firm for industry and infrastructure.
Service management segments for which IBM offers software and services include the following:
"Christmas in Tivoli"
"Tivoli by night"