CA Unified Infrastructure Management Scalability

Senior Monitoring Administrator at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
We've had no issues with scalability. View full review »
Monitoring Engineer at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our issue comes in scaling. We're hitting a point with our customer base where we brought on enough clients in using the software that we're starting to hit some interesting connectivity hurdles. As a result of that, some things can take one or two attempts for it to work the way we want it to; maybe probes closing out or a connectivity from our primary infrastructure right down to one of our client sites. It can take two or three approaches, but overall its pretty good. There just are those occasional hiccups. View full review »
Mustapha Kaaniche
Manager at Neuroses IT
The scalability of the product has not evolved because it has been very good from the start. It's a very important point. CA UIM has a history of a lot of customers with successful ventures, so scalability is important for its customers. When a customer starts with a new product, they want to know it has scalability. They won't use all of the capabilities but scalability has to be there. Even ten years ago, if a large bank or transport or trading company used UIM, they knew the product was scalable, flexible. Scalability is good. View full review »
Enterprise Systems Mgmt Admn at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Scalability has been fine. As the new servers are brought on with the new MCS tool, it allows us to get configuration on the servers put on in a faster time. View full review »
James Sabassi
Senior Tool Admin at BCD Travel
Scalability is great. It doesn't take a lot to do a deployment to a bunch servers, and you have multiple ways that you can do that. You can use native deployment method. You can use what the infrastructure team uses for deploying software. You can do a manual method. You have different options and that's awesome. View full review »
Senior Systems Engineer at a healthcare company with 10,001+ employees
So far scalability is wonderful. We're looking towards broadening the scope of UIM within our company. We're staying with the E2E right now, but I think not too far in the future we're going to broaden it and go with more in-depth features. From what I've heard here at the CA World conference, it seems I'm the only one doing E2E. So we're going to get into the infrastructure side of it, which we're not currently doing. View full review »
IT Manager at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I do not know if I can speak to it. View full review »
Chris Duryea
Senior Analyst
Scalability seems great because they use hubs, so if your hub is hitting capacity on a number of servers, devices it's talking to, you can just add another hub. And it's a message-based system. View full review »
Administrador de Sistemas
We have not encountered any scalability issues. View full review »
Tool Admin at BCD Travel
Scalability is very good. You can scale it pretty much however way you want to as long as you have the servers to throw at it. View full review »
Charles Foy
Manager at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
Scalability is good. We have had to do some customized horizontal scaling solutions that we fed back to CA, which we think they are incorporating, but it is scalable. View full review »
Engineer at a logistics company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The scalability is good, because of our diverse locations and the large number of applications. However, getting the right components in the right area, we just have to think through it and engineer it. View full review »
Senior Director at a retailer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our scalability will meet our needs. We did some performance and load testing getting towards implementation, where we pushed more than 250,000 messages in 15 minutes. So, expectations are pretty high. View full review »
Abe Shaker
Monitoring And Reporting Engineer at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
Our environment hasn't grown much over the last three years, but we have increased the amount of models that we're monitoring. And the one time that we did increase, it was as easy as spinning up a new server, deploying a hub, and attaching it to our current environment. So, it wasn't that bad. View full review »
Enterprise Monitoring Design Engineer at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Scalability is dependent on the probe that you're using. Some probes scale really well, some things don't scale really well. So monitoring VMware may not scale as well as monitoring a cloud architecture. You have to test what you're doing. View full review »
Luis Miguel Goez Mora
Senior Manager Information Technology Infrastructure at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
No scalability issues encountered. View full review »
Web Administrator at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
We have not run into any issues. I will not know until we deep dive into it later, when we get everything up and running. We only have a few racks online right now. Until we get it fully deployed, I will not really know if we would be able to easily add or remove devices as needed. View full review »
Senior Consultant at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
We have not had scalability issues. View full review »
Account Delivery Executive at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
No scalability issues so far. That's been fine. View full review »
Charles Foy
Manager at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
Scalability's gotten better. When we first were using it, there were some challenges with that, but we were able to work with CA and scale it up to an enterprise class. View full review »
Distinguished Engineer with 10,001+ employees
It is one of the only products, which you can do multiple tiers or multiple proxies. No other product can do this. You can monitor it on a high scale of devices. View full review »
Operations Coordinator at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Scalability is good, but it could be working better. View full review »
Head Of IT Production Services at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
It's very scalable. We need scalability. We are pro-rating and putting it in multiple sites. View full review »
IS Team Lead at a insurance company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Great. It's easy to push out across numerous servers. Very scalable. View full review »

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