TechValidate Research on CA DevOps


CA Technologies DevOps Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

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

Challenges

The technical challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select CA Technologies DevOps solutions include the following:

  • Applications being released with too many bugs / defects
  • An inability to access the required systems or data for testing
  • Testing data creation and/or management

The company also experienced challenges in adopting DevOps, such as:

  • Cultural challenges: fear of change or resistance from within the organization
  • Process challenges: too many manual processes and not enough automation

Use Case

The company uses the following CA Technologies products as part of its DevOps solution:

  • Release Automation
  • Service Virtualization
  • Test Data Manager

Additionally, the company leverages CA solutions to enable continuous delivery development and testing.

Results

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

  • Increased their speed and amount of software releases
  • Increased collaboration or functional consolidation
  • Generated test data more rapidly and/or readily
  • Advanced their overall DevOps approach

Overall the company finds CA Technologies to be very important to their DevOps journey and states that CA has been instrumental in their DevOps processes.





About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of CA DevOps by TechValidate.

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