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 Review

5/5 Stars

How our organization uses CA DevOps solutions:

We use Agile Central for Scrum.

Would you recommend CA DevOps solutions?

Yes, CA Agile Central has rich features that fulfilled Scrum requirements.

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

68% of surveyed IT organizations who use CA Application Performance Management reported seeing improved software quality.

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 DevOps solutions Case Study

S&P 500 Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 professional services company is based on an October 2017 survey of CA 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 DevOps solutions:

  • Primary reasons for investigating or engaging in a DevOps transformation:
    • Address or capitalize on new or changing technologies (cloud, social, mobile, Big Data, etc.)
    • Reduce costs or improve efficiency

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of CA DevOps solutions that the surveyed company uses:

  • CA product being leveraged:
    • Agile Central
  • Is up and running with its DevOps approach but there are still significant challenges to be worked out.
  • Agreed CA has been important to their DevOps journey.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with CA DevOps solutions:

  • Realized the following with CA DevOps solutions:
    • Increased user experience or application performance
  • Experienced as a result of using CA DevOps solutions to work more efficiently:
    • Feel less stressed about work and are able to sleep better at night
    • More visibility


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