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 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 Case Study

Fortune 500 Computer Hardware Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 computer hardware company is based on an October 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:

  • An inability to access the required systems or data for testing
  • Collaboration between development, testing, and operations functions

Use Case

The key DevOps Solutions that the surveyed company uses include CA Service Virtualization.

In addition, the company leverages agile software development principles.

Results

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

  • Can run more complete and comprehensive testing scenarios
  • Increased collaboration or functional consolidation

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

CA Technologies DevOps Solutions Customer Review

4/5 Stars

How our organization uses CA Technologies solutions:

CA Service Virtualization & Test Data Manager helped us improve efficiency in our DevOps implementation.

Would you recommend CA Technologies solutions?

Yes.

CA Technologies DevOps Solutions Customer Fact

A Fortune 500 automotive & transport company finds CA Technologies to be critical to their DevOps journey, and states they couldn’t operate without CA products.

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%


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