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996 Customers Surveyed

7,827 Data Points Collected

799 Published TechFacts

106 Published Charts

225 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for Micro Focus ADM Business Unit

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Improvements with HPE Software Application Products

HPE Software Application products helped deliver improvements in the following areas:

Better predictability through real-time progress and performance metrics
40%
Reduce manual effort through lifecycle automation
80%
Reduce duplicative effort through asset reuse
30%
Better communication and prioritization with business sponsors
20%
Increase software quality
70%
Reduce application security risks
30%
Standardize processes through lifecycle management
40%
Better collaboration among distributed teams
20%
Other
10%

With HPE SV, we are able to continuously test our application regardless of the availability of other applications. Because of this, we have been able to improve the quality of our Utilities invoicing application.

Application Manager, Large Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Shunra for HPE helps improve application performance

A small business computer software company improved application performance/response time by 51-70% with Shunra for HPE/ Shunra vCat Network Virtualization.

HPE ALM Octane Case Study

Large Enterprise Insurance Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise insurance company is based on a June 2016 survey of HPE ALM Octane customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Although I had initially thought that HPE was a little late in the game, after using the new ALM beta, I thought to myself, ‘Even if it’s late, it’s the latest.’ When compared to many other offerings, I feel as though HPE ALM Octane is well organized and super nimble. My favorite feature is the pipelines!”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE ALM Octane:

  • Uses HPE ALM Octane to address the following challenges:
    • Increasing velocity of our product release/s
    • Simplifying and/or enhancing my project team’s tool-use experience
    • Helping with the integration of testing/quality into my teams CI (continuous integration) environment (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Feels that their industry is very competitive and they feel that they struggle to keep pace with other companies within their space.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE ALM Octane that the surveyed company uses:

  • Currently uses the following technologies to support their software lifecycle:
    • RallyDev
    • HPE ALM and/or Quality Center
    • Trello
  • Able to configure and start using HPE ALM Octane within a few hours.
  • Envisions using HPE ALM Octane in the following ways:
    • For new projects
    • Possibly migrate all Agile Projects that are currently running via Rally or Trello

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ALM Octane:

  • Finds the following capabilities to be most useful within HPE ALM Octane:
    • Managing release deliver pipeline/s
    • Dashboards
    • REST extensibility
  • Values the following features in HPE ALM Octane the most:
    • Integration into the continuous integration/delivery process
    • Ease of integration into their team’s Jenkin’s deployment
    • User Interface and flow
    • Ease of connecting (tracing) artifacts to one another (e.g. Defects to Tests or Backlog items)
  • Favorite aspect of tagging with HPE ALM Octane includes the following:
    • Helps them in understanding status and traceability
    • Is useful but they would also prefer the ability to craft more standard-ALM-like reports and graphs

MicroFocus ADM on SaaS Customer Research

By what % have you improved the following metrics listed below, related to application delivery management by using MicroFocus ADM on SaaS?

>75% 51-75% 26-50% 1-25%
Reduction in time to deliver app

12%

26%

23%

39%

Reduction in app deployment cost

14%

21%

34%

31%

Reduction in operating cost

13%

15%

30%

42%

Reduction in downtime

37%

13%

16%

34%

Increase in ADM-on-SaaS adoption

31%

14%

41%

14%

MicroFocus ADM on SaaS Case Study

American Express

Introduction

This case study of American Express is based on an August 2016 survey of MicroFocus ADM on SaaS customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Maintaining compliance with regulators: banking industry.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select MicroFocus ADM on SaaS:

  • Addressed the following challenge with MicroFocus ADM on SaaS:
    • Shrinking IT budget with growing requirements from Line of Business

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of MicroFocus ADM on SaaS that the surveyed company uses:

  • Reduced the following operating costs with MicroFocus ADM on SaaS:
    • Cost of maintaining infrastructure
    • Cost of long deployment times
    • Cost of migrations/upgrades
    • Cost of integrations/customizations
    • Cost of training/support

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with MicroFocus ADM on SaaS:

  • Would recommend MicroFocus ADM on SaaS for:
    • High 99.9% service level availability
    • Security compliance for enterprise-grade services
    • Proven track record for mission-critical applications
    • Integration with other enterprise IT management solutions
  • Values the following services provided by MicroFocus ADM on SaaS:
    • Access to skilled Customer Success Managers (CSM) for day-to-day operations
    • World class operational services such as data backup, retention, disaster recovery, clustering
    • Expert engineering resources to assist with planning/implementation
    • 24/7 support operations center for real-time fault resolution
  • Realized a reduction in the following area with MicroFocus ADM on SaaS:
    • Reduction in downtime: 51-75%
  • Saved greater than $1 Million overall by implementing MicroFocus ADM on SaaS platform.


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About Micro Focus ADM Business Unit

MicroFocus ALM Octane enables application teams to deliver high-quality apps with greater speed and agility. It combines products, development tool integrations, a partner ecosystem, and a technology-agnostic approach to improve application quality, collaboration, and productivity to avoid project delays.

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