TechValidate Research on CA DevOps

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691 Customers Surveyed

5,508 Data Points Collected

45 Published TechFacts

1 Published Chart

9 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


CA DevOps solutions Customer Research

CA solutions has helped us improve our DevOps initiatives by:
Development time (reduced release cycle times)
60%
Software quality; reduced defects
56%
Increased user experience or application performance
31%
Lowered costs
23%
Increased security or fewer vulnerabilities
11%

CA Technologies DevOps Solutions Case Study

Global 500 Insurance Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 insurance company is based on a September 2016 survey of CA Technologies DevOps Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select CA Technologies DevOps Solutions:

  • Applications being released with too many bugs / defects
  • Skillset challenges, such as not the right skillset among employees
  • Budget challenges, such as an inability to secure the technology / tools required

Use Case

The surveyed company uses CA Application Performance Management solution.

In addition, the company leverages open source software tools (OpenStack, Puppet, etc.) as part of their software development strategy.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with CA Technologies DevOps Solutions:

  • Improved software quality
  • Increased collaboration or functional consolidation
  • More readily incorporates feedback from operations into development
  • Generated test data more rapidly and/or readily

Overall, the company states that CA helped them increase the quality and velocity of software releases, and was important to their DevOps journey.

CA DevOps solutions Customer Statistic

64% of surveyed financial services organizations reduced development costs by 20% or more with CA products

64% of surveyed financial services organizations reduced development costs by 20% – 100% (2X) or more with CA products.

64%

CA Technologies DevOps Solutions Case Study

HMS

Introduction

This case study of HMS is based on a September 2016 survey of CA Technologies DevOps Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led HMS to evaluate and ultimately select CA Technologies DevOps Solutions:

  • Applications being released with too many bugs / defects
  • Cultural challenges around implementing DevOps, such as fear of change or resistance from within the organization
  • Skillset challenges, such as not the right skills among employees to move forward with DevOps
  • Budget challenges
  • Too many manual processes and not enough automation

Use Case

HMS uses CA Release Automation, in conjunction with open source software tools (OpenStack, Puppet, etc.).

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with CA Technologies DevOps Solutions:

  • Increased their speed and amount of software releases
  • Improved software quality
  • More readily incorporates feedback from operations into development
  • Experienced a 2x increase in the frequency of software releases since partnering with CA.

In addition, the company reports that CA Technologies is important to its DevOps journey.

CA Technologies DevOps Solutions Customer Statistic

75% of surveyed IT organizations who use CA Test Data Manager generated test data more rapidly and/or readily.



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