New Agile Management Solutions Bring Visibility, Simplicity and Speed to
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) today announced new capabilities across its
Agile Management portfolio for a clear and connected view of work in
progress and available resources to align and execute on strategy. The
solutions help fuel business agility with:
The latest release of CA's market-leading Project & Portfolio solution
PPM) gives greater insights into current and future resource
planning as well as increased functionality for team collaboration.
New features for teams in CA
Agile Central that ensure team work is clearly aligned to
company objectives to allow employees to see how they contribute to
top line growth.
And additional integrations across CA's vast product portfolio that
allow organizations to leverage the funding, investment and planning
capabilities of CA PPM with visibility into what is being delivered
via CA Agile Central, so that companies can make better, fact-based
CA PPM Offers Ability to Anticipate and Plan Team Resources with
A recognized PPM solutions provider, CA Technologies was
named a leader for its PPM solution in the 2017
Magic Quadrant for Project Portfolio Management, Worldwide.* The
latest CA PPM solution offers the industry's first telescoping
capability to more easily manage time scales within a single view.
Resource managers can better anticipate and plan for future demand of
resources while project coordinators have more visibility to better
manage and staff current projects. Additionally, new functionality
includes built-in conversations to encourage collaboration, while
pinning and filtering capabilities make it easy for users to isolate
specific resource allocation problems and staffing conflicts.
CA Agile Central Team Board Gives Autonomy to Teams, and Visibility
to the Business
CA Agile Central's unique capability, Team Board, bridges the gap
between team-level autonomy and company strategy with an unprecedented
level of process flexibility, supporting Scrum and Kanban at the team
level, while ensuring visibility and alignment to business strategy.
"Success in today's fast-paced and quickly changing market requires
empowered teams that can easily align their work with overall business
strategy. For success at scale, the solutions and tools teams use need
to be intuitive, flexible and powerful - and need to support modern ways
of working, not slow them down," said Angela Tucci, general manager,
Agile Management, CA Technologies. "To help companies adapt and win,
CA's Agile Management solutions give business stakeholders clear
visibility into the execution and delivery of business plans and
financial investments, while also supporting the practices used by
Identify, Define and Prioritize the Most Important Work with Agile +
Driving increased visibility into strategic business decisions and work
in process, CA PPM has expanded
integrations with CA Agile Central to offer customers a 360 degree
view of all work being delivered from agile and traditional teams across
the enterprise. These new integrations enable:
Unified Portfolio Funding Approval: Integrate all work into a
unified funding portfolio. Gain visibility into spend on all
activities across traditional and agile teams.
Flexible Backlog Management: Maintain feature backlog in Agile
for internal teams or in PPM for customer scope controlled contracts.
Unified People Planning: Add new team members from CA Agile
Central to the project staffing to provide enterprise visibility into
Simplified Cost Management: Single time management solution for
Agile Central and CA PPM. Combined with a unique time template for
finance to classify work without burdening teams with complex rules or
CA continues to help companies build applications faster by providing
integrated solutions across its Agile Management and Continuous Delivery
portfolios. The PPM and CA Agile Central enhancements released today,
when combined with the existing CA Agile Central and Continuous Delivery
integrated solutions, ensure that customers are able to plan, manage,
build and deliver the right products at the right time, tying strategy
to delivery, accelerating time to market and allowing rapid response to
CA's Agile Management solutions are being shown at the Gartner PPM & IT
Governance Summit 2017, June 5-7 in Orlando, Florida and June 12-13 in
London, England. For more information on CA Agile Management solutions,
or visit CA at Booth #30 in Orlando, and Booth #P2 in London.
New CA PPM: Convenient, Collaborative and Powerful
DATA SHEET: Integrated
Solution Overview: CA PPM and CA Agile Central
PRODUCT TOUR: CA
Agile Central Product Tour
*Gartner, Inc., "Magic Quadrant for Project Portfolio Management,
Worldwide," Daniel B. Stang, Matt Light, Teresa Jones, May 25, 2017.
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About CA Technologies
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for companies and enables them to seize the opportunities of the
application economy. Software is at the heart of every business in every
industry. From planning, to development, to management and security, CA
is working with companies worldwide to change the way we live, transact,
and communicate - across mobile, private and public cloud, distributed
and mainframe environments. Learn more at www.ca.com.
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