TechValidate Research on CA Agile Requirements Designer

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408 Data Points Collected

52 Published TechFacts

7 Published Charts

2 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


CA's Continuous Testing portfolio Customer Statistic

All-You-Can-Burn Test Data

89% of surveyed Data Architects improved their software testing capabilities since adopting CA Technologies by reducing time spent generating test data.

89%

CA's Continuous Testing portfolio Case Study

California Environmental Protection Agency

Introduction

This case study of California Environmental Protection Agency is based on a March 2018 survey of CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio:

  • Vendors evaluated prior to purchasing CA’s Continuous Testing products:
    • IBM
  • Challenges faced prior to purchasing CA Continuous Testing products:
    • Access to test environments
    • Lack of automation throughout testing process

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Products used from CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio:
    • Service Virtualization
  • Vendors used prior to switching to one of CA’s Continuous Testing products:
    • IBM

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio:

  • Rated CA’s capabilities in the following ways:
    • automating test case design: superior
    • virtualizing test environments: superior
    • managing/generating test data: superior
    • orchestration and visibility: better
    • end-to-end test automation: superior
  • Improvements made using CA Continuous Testing:
    • test coverage: 50-75%
    • speed of QA/testing process: 50-75%
    • reduced testing costs: 35-50%
    • fewer defects in production: 50-75%
    • reduce time on admin and mgmt: >75%
  • Improved their software testing capabilities since adopting CA Technologies:
    • Using virtualization to replicate systems and environments for testing
    • Increasing automation throughout the testing process
  • agrees with the following statement:
    “Adopting CA Technologies has helped my organization eliminate bottlenecks in the testing/QA process.”

CA's Continuous Testing portfolio Case Study

T Mobile Usa, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of T-Mobile USA, Inc. is based on a March 2018 survey of CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio:

  • Challenges faced prior to purchasing CA Continuous Testing products:
    • Access to test environments
    • Generating or managing test data
    • Lack of automation throughout testing process

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio that the surveyed company uses:

  • Products used from CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio:
    • Agile Requirements Designer
    • Service Virtualization
    • Test Data Manager

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with CA’s Continuous Testing portfolio:

  • Rated CA’s capabilities in the following ways:
    • automating test case design: superior
    • virtualizing test environments: significantly superior
    • managing/generating test data: superior
    • end-to-end test automation: superior
  • Improvements made using CA Continuous Testing:
    • test coverage: 35-50%
    • speed of QA/testing process: 35-50%
    • reduced testing costs: 35-50%
  • Improved their software testing capabilities since adopting CA Technologies:
    • Reducing time spent generating test data
    • Using virtualization to replicate systems and environments for testing
    • Increasing automation throughout the testing process
  • agrees with the following statement:
    “Adopting CA Technologies has helped my organization eliminate bottlenecks in the testing/QA process.”

CA's Continuous Testing portfolio Customer Statistic

Customers Reduce Time and Costs

92% of surveyed IT Managers and Professionals agree adopting CA Service Virtualization has helped their organization eliminate bottlenecks in the testing/QA process.

92%

CA's Continuous Testing portfolio Customer Research

Which do you need to be better at?

How has your organization improved its software testing capabilities since adopting CA Technologies?

Using virtualization to replicate systems and environments for testing
69%
Reduced time spent generating test data
56%
Increased automation throughout the testing process
41%
Better able to create and maintain test cases
41%
Better able to visualize and manage release progress
13%

CA's Continuous Testing portfolio Customer Research

Considering a change?

What vendors were you using prior to switching to one of CA’s Continuous Testing products?

IBM
38%
MicroFocus (HPE)
38%
SmartBear
38%
Parasoft
23%
Delphix
8%


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About CA Agile Requirements Designer

CA Agile Requirements Designer applies model-based testing approaches to simplify requirements engineering and automate the design, development and maintenance of executable test cases. All while maintaining requirement traceability through the entire development and testing lifecycle.

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