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CA Spectrum Case Study: Medium Enterprise Media & Entertainment Company


This case study of a medium enterprise media & entertainment company is based on a November 2013 survey of CA Spectrum customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“CA Spectrum gives my team a complete view of our entire network and physical interconnections. This allows us to much more quickly troubleshoot network problems.”


  • Purchased CA Spectrum in order to:
    • Pre-empt service issues before user impact
    • Monitor and manage physical, virtual and cloud environments
  • Solved the following challenges with CA Spectrum:
    • Improved MTTR
    • Increased visibility across their network – physical and virtual

Use Case

  • Has 1-1,000 monitored devices.
  • Is monitoring and managing the following with CA Spectrum:
    • Physical Servers
    • Network Devices


  • CA Spectrum is differentiated from competitive products in the following ways:
    • Value for price
  • Rated the following Spectrum features in terms of how easy they are to use:
    • overall ease of use: Easy
    • platform support OOTB: Easy
    • discovery configurations: Easy
  • Improved their MTTR by 25% to 49% with CA Spectrum.

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