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On behalf of CA Technologies, a Broadcom Company, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services. As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated patches for our products. Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of Release Automation Cumulative Patch 6.7.0b570 (6.7.5) . This Cumulative Patch is delivered for Release Automation 6.7 release.  Detailed contents of this patch including a list of fixed issues can be found in our  Release Notes  section of the product documentation. Patch Contents: This update includes critical supportability ...
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On behalf of CA Technologies, a Broadcom Company, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services. As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated patches for our products. Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of Release Automation Cumulative Patch 6.6.0.b10385 (6.6.9). This Cumulative Patch is delivered for Release Automation 6.6 release.  Detailed contents of this patch including a list of fixed issues can be found in our  Release Notes  section of the product documentation. Patch Contents: This update includes critical supportability ...
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On behalf of CA Technologies, a Broadcom Company, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services.  As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated versions of our products. Today, we are pleased to announce that CA Nolio Release Automation now has a new action pack to support basic actions for Helm Charts .  The actions that are supported as part of this new actions pack are - Install - Delete  - Check status - Upgrade Details on how to use this action pack along with a video demonstration of a mini use case be found on the product documentation ...
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On behalf of CA Technologies, a Broadcom Company, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services.  As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated versions of our products. Today, we are pleased to announce that Nolio Release Automation v6.7.3 is now available.  To ensure we focus on continuous delivery of value to our customers and to make it easy for our customers to adopt new features of our product, starting v6.7.3, we are looking at including key enhancements as part of our cumulative releases so that you get benefit of latest features on Nolio ...
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On behalf of CA Technologies, a Broadcom Company, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services. As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated patches for our products. Today, we are pleased to announce the availability of Release Automation Cumulative Patch  6.7.0.124 (6.7.1). This Cumulative Patch is delivered for Release Automation 6.7 release.  Detailed contents of this patch including a list of fixed issues can be found in our Release Notes section of the product documentation. Patch Contents: This update includes critical supportability ...
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Looking for information on CA Continuous Delivery Director this is now available in the separate CA Continuous Delivery Director community. We just announced that CA Continuous Delivery Director is n ow Commercially Available in SaaS .
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6.5 Features and Enhancements This release includes all features and cumulative maintenance up to 6.5 plus the following new features and enhancements: Note: To use the new features that are provided in CA Release Automation 6.5, agent upgrade is required. Single Sign-on The new single sign-on (SSO) feature enables users using the corporate network to access the CA Release Automation web interface without entering their credentials. For more information, see Enable Single Sign-On . Delete Process Tags Users can delete process tags, even if they are in use by Release Operations Center objects (such as template categories and deployment plans). ...
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CA's continuous delivery team is doing a survey with TechValidate called Continuous Delivery Calibration: Where Are You on the Journey? The survey is a quick 11 questions, no preparation required. And the exciting part is that, u pon completing the survey, you'll be entered into a TechValidate monthly, random drawing for $500. We want to understand how your work is evolving, what tools you have become reliant on and what would help you accelerate your continuous delivery journey. We'd love to hear from you! Click here to access the survey. Thanks!
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We have two very big announcements today! 1. CA Release Automation and CA Continuous Delivery Director (formally know as Continuous Delivery Edition) will now have their own community. This separation reflects the growing user base and specific use cases for each product. You can find the the community for CA Continuous Delivery Director, here. 2. Today, we are pleased to announce that Release Automation 6.4 is now available. Release theme: DevOps productivity Key features in CA RA 6.4 include: As Code support to streamline onboarding new applications. To accelerate automation within the product, RA 6.4 introduces a ...
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CA RA and CA RA CDE 6.3 are now GA. Download them from the CA Support site . What’s New in CA RA? New – Deploy to Mainframe with the RA z/OS Connector - The CA Release Automation Connector for z/OS enables you to interact with IBM z/OS and the subsystems executing on it. Submit and manipulate jobs, allocate and maintain data sets, and control CICS and DB2 regions and WebSphere application servers. The connector interacts with the IBM mainframe through the IBM z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF) REST Services installed as part of z/OS. See the datasheet and learn more here . New – RA Express Mode – CA is focused on continuously ...
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With the New Year approaching, we all start thinking about our resolutions—those promises to yourself to start doing something good or to improve in some way. You might pledge to give back to society through supporting local or global charitable causes. You might vow to lose weight or get in better shape (who doesn’t??). And many people will state, unequivocally, that they want to find a better work-life balance. Did you know that CA Release Automation can help? Add these four things to your New Year’s Resolutions: I resolve to stop living in the past: Upgrade to the current version of CA Release Automation to get the latest feature and performance ...
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Day 1 is in the bag - and it was a whirlwind from sun up to sun down - and beyond. The day started with a keynote from Mike Gregoire and space industry several luminaries ( watch the replay ) - flowed into a full schedule of labs and sessions covering continuous delivery and Release Automation, and ended with an open demo floor showing the latest developments and announcements across CA's portfolio. Hope to see you today for another action packed day. Day 1 Keynote participants Beth Johnson - SunTrust Continuous Testing Mural - Color the World Jeff Scheaffer Keynote
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CA World gets off the ground today with unprecedented technical training. Are you ready? CA Release Automation more than doubled our pre-conference sessions this year, offering everything from beginner to advanced sessions and hands-on labs—all led by CA technical experts. Anand Chauhan , CA Principal Consultant, is kicking things off with an automating application deployment 101 session. This is a great session for those dipping their toes in the water of release automation. He’ll talk about what best practices you should follow and how CA Release Automation can help. He’s followed by a session on how to upgrade to CA Release Automation 6.x, a session on ...
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Business Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, the only insurer dedicated solely to serving the jewelry industry in the United States and Canada, was founded in 1913 by a group of Wisconsin jewelers to meet their unique insurance needs. Today, Jewelers Mutual remains the trusted insurance advisor and loss prevention expert for nearly 10,000 jewelry business locations including retailers large and small, wholesalers, manufacturers, custom designers and appraisers. Challenge To meet the needs of its customers, Jewelers Mutual needs the flexibility to evolve quickly and release new applications to market faster and more efficiently. Solution CA Release ...
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The 2016 Release Automation NPS survey is open - and we want to hear from you. The survey is open now - 1/13/2017 - and should just take 3-5 minutes to complete. Your Feedback From Last Year We heard your feedback last year, and incorporated those suggestions into Release Automation and our development cycles including: Steady cadence of releases (now approximately 3x year) New features/functions- Read about RA 6.2 Compatibility with CA products – CA CD framework - see demo More training Focus on usability (ongoing) If you'd like to help shape a specific feature - check out our Design Partner Program ...
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CA Education offers learning designed with doing in mind to help your teams improve user adoption and productivity, reduce your reliance on external support, and maximize your investment. We provide a variety of methods to suit your needs and budget, such as self-directed options including web-based training and on-demand courses, plus public or private instructor-led training that can be delivered virtually or in person. Are you looking to learn more about and get started using CA Release Automation and CA Release Automation Continuous Delivery Edition? You’re in luck! CA Education has a variety of product training options for you… Hot off the digital ...
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It's that time of year again: Registration for CA World '16 is now open !! The CA World team has done an amazing job building upon the success of last year's event, and enhancing the programming in response to your feedback. CA World is your opportunity to gain valuable, actionable knowledge and insights to help your company get an advantage in the application economy. New this year, attendees will enjoy: 100% More Pre-Conference Education CA Agile Academy with related certifications CA Agile Bootcamp CA Product Certification Design Zone Innovation Exchange Development Track The session catalog will go live in August, but in the meantime, ...
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2016 has been an exciting year for our mission of helping customers to release applications at speed without compromising quality. We kicked off the year with the introduction of CA Release Automation Continuous Delivery Edition which was recently showcased as a key connecting point within CA’s market-first open and integrated ecosystem of continuous delivery solutions. A point well made in this great integrated CD ecosystem demo by Keith Puzey. Today we announced the general availability of CA Release Automation 6.2, which contains product enhancements and new capabilities to make it easier than ever before to plan, coordinate and automate your continuous ...
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Effective: Friday, July 29, 2016 We are pleased to announce the availability of CA Release Automation 6.2 What’s New: CA Release Automation CA Release Automation 6.2 contains all cumulative updates on top of Release Automation 6.1 and the following new capabilities and improvements: New Certifications and Platform Support AIX 7.2 agent support Oracle Linux 6.7 support for all Release Automation tiers Java 8 Support for Agents – Agents can run on Java 8 (Windows, UNIX and AIX) Ability to delete unused environments Public REST API for Permissions Management Get user permissions Set user permissions ...
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The Release Automation community is a great resource for getting feedback from our users, and ideas are the best way to gauge what type of features we should focus on for the future of the product. We wanted to show you that we are listening to your feedback - so we are starting a quarterly blog to highlight your ideas that have been implemented into the product or that will be coming in a future release. Last quarter we released Release Automation 6.1. The version included the following ideas, as posted by you. These ideas have been marked as Delivered: Character Limit – Included in RA 6.1 ROC: Fix Login Issues for LDAP users with certain characters ...
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