In my first blog in this series, I highlighted some of the main challenges teams face with trying to scale mainframe DevOps. To get past these hurdles, the key is to develop an incremental approach that enables teams to capture value along each step of the journey ...
Automic Software, owned by CA Technologies, has been named a leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Release Automation.
The report positions 13 total vendors, evaluated via completeness of vision and ability to execute.
According to Gartner, “application release automation solutions are used to improve both the speed and the quality of application releases that are critical to enabling improved business performance.” Gartner estimates, “by 2020, 50% of global enterprises will have implemented at least one application release automation solution, up from less than 15% today.”
Chris Boorman, CMO of Automic Software, said. “CA Technologies continues to receive industry accolades, validating its success in empowering enterprises with the speed and agility necessary to execute upon digital transformation initiatives.”
Key strengths of CA Automic Release Automation include:
- A mature Automation Engine, providing a reliable product foundation.
- Out-of-the-box support for large enterprise COTS applications (e.g., Siebel, SAP).
- An “automation platform” nature that enables enterprises to integrate application release automation (ARA) functions with workload automation, IT process automation and service orchestration tools.
CA Automic Release Automation is environment agnostic, making CA Technologies positioned to help transform any enterprise for the digital age.