What is most valuable?
- No scripting
- GUI based
- Roll back feature
- No need of specialized skills for deployment, as the intention is that a tester should be able to do a deployment using CA RA
How has it helped my organization?
The benefits achieved for the clients are:
- Reduction in downtime
- Less time to market
- Shorter turn around times in case of failure
- Earlier development
- Ops teams who used to work in silos are now more coordinated
What needs improvement?
It is being improved regularly, there are new versions of 5.5, 5.6 and so on. Stability is an area for improvement.
For how long have I used the solution?
I've used it for one and a half years.
What was my experience with deployment of the solution?
No issues so far, the major task is integrating CA RA with existing infrastructure, which takes time.
What do I think about the stability of the solution?
Yes, every version had some bugs, which are reported back to CA and are accepted and fixed.
How are customer service and technical support?
Excellent. Technical Support
Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?
I haven't used a different solution.
How was the initial setup?
What about the implementation team?
It was done by an in-house team.
What was our ROI?
It varies from customer to customer, I don't have figures.
Which other solutions did I evaluate?
No other options were evaluated.
What other advice do I have?
You need to have good expertise and flexible, and a conducive environment.
Which version of this solution are you currently using?
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