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CA Service Virtualization /CA Application Test/ CA Application Insight r8.2

By Anon Anon posted Jul 08, 2015 01:49 PM


We are VERY pleased to announce that the above release was GA as of today, Tuesday, July 8, 2015.  Many thanks and congratulations to the team for the exceptional teamwork and organization to bring this service pack to RTM and GA while retaining our high standard of product quality.   

CONGRATULATIONS TEAM!!    Great job to all!!


What’s New: 

Enterprise Common Components

  • New “The sandbox” feature Allows customers to preview new functionality, and has been completed by development.  As product managers, we want customers to gain access to features as fast as possible. The sandbox will let you get first sprint code to play with as we integrate more functionality.  This will allow customers to provide early feedback and take advantage of new features quickly.


CA Service Virtualization

  • MASSL – Mutually Authentication SSL Now supported in the VSE Record from the workstation.  This update has simplified the setting of server and client certificate.  The recorder also has the ability to request client certificates during recording.
  • Virtualization of SOAP with attachments
  • Updates to the VSI Editor Simplifies capability to find Attributes and Arguments with sorting of columns.
  • Enhanced Code Editor for DevTest Portal requests and responses


CA Application Test

  • Expansion of global filter Allows cookies to be set for REST and SOAP XML steps.  This feature makes it easier to take generated tests and update security tokens needed for runtime.


CA Continuous Application Insight

  • Agent support for JBoss Wildfly running java 1.8 Now available.
  • Create Virtual Services for Pojo’s Currently observed with the java agents.


What’s in “The Sandbox”

  • Advanced Shelf Adds the capability to search and shelve relevant transaction frames by category. You can shelve the same category of frames from selected transactions, or do so from transactions based on a search result.
  • Common API’s Adds ability to view the consumer/producer relationship for Common APIs.
  • Data Driven VSI Adds the capability to generate a VSI Signature from a CSV or XLSX file.
  • Find & Replace Enables the new (work in progress) Find and Replace feature in the VSI Editor.
  • Import/Export Recording Adds the capability to import and export recorded transactions. You can export multiple recordings into a zip file to be shared or imported. A zip file that contains transactions from various sources can be imported into CAI.
  • Usage Counts Annotate the transaction diagram to show occurrence of calls, as well as how many times a particular part of the path is folded.
  • Virtual Service Environment Provides the ability to view and manage services existing within the Virtual Service Environment.