Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

BMC Software, Inc. (BMC)

7/19/2005 and 7/20/2006 Proxy Information

No related party transactions or special relationships reported for this company. Director relationships marked "Outside Related" at this firm will most often be former executives of the company. Additional information regarding these relationships will be added during our regular updates.

7/19/2004 Proxy Information

Mr. Buytenhuys' son, Clint Buytenhuys, joined the Company at the same time as Mr. Buytenhuys in April 1999 when the Company acquired New Dimension Software, Ltd. and served as a sales representative until his employment with the Company ended in May 2002. During fiscal 2003, Clint Buytenhuys received payments from the Company totaling $458,689 which includes sales commissions of $331,870 and severance of $110,052, with the balance comprising salary and accrued vacation benefits. All of these payments were made by the Company in the ordinary course of business consistent with Company policies and past practices.