The ServiceNow Service Automation Platform is a highly configurable, approachable and extensible cloud platform built on an enterprise-grade infrastructure. All ServiceNow applications, as well as custom applications created by ServiceNow customers and partners, are built on this common, underlying platform. All of these applications leverage one user interface, one code base and one data model to create a single system of record for IT and the enterprise.
All too often, IT organizations have to integrate disparate systems to automate and manage processes. Work that should flow smoothly from one process to the next is forced to migrate through different data models, interfaces and technologies. This results in significant time and energy wasted on keeping people, processes and technologies connected. With the ServiceNow Service Automation Platform, IT can: