TechValidate Research on CA Infrastructure Management


Case Study: Fortune 500 Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 telecommunications services company is based on a July 2013 survey of CA Technologies Capacity Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA Capacity Management’s open reporting capability has enabled us to leverage the multi-scenario growth models in order to provide the business and IT Executives with cross-silo visualizations of system impacts as they relate to various business plans.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenge with CA Capacity Management:
    • Create multiple scenario growth models

Use Case

  • Integrated > 5 performance monitoring systems into their CA Capacity Management solution for centralized reporting.
  • Has < 10,000 servers under management with their CA Capacity Management Solution.

Results

  • Reduced < 10% of their hardware using CA Capacity Management.
  • Rates CA Capacity Management’s ease of use as 5 out of 10.
  • Realized the following benefit with CA Capacity Management:
    • Achieved alignment with IT and the business
  • Finds that the following factor differentiate CA Capacity Management from the competition:
    • Depth/breadth of vendor support for capacity planning




About This Data

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