ISLANDIA, N.Y., December 6, 2011 – CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that it has been named a leader in energy management software by Verdantix, an independent analyst firm focused on sustainable business strategies and market opportunities.
The Verdantix report, “Green Quadrant Energy Management Software (Global),” provides a detailed benchmark of enterprise energy management software applications. The report is designed to help corporate buyers save time, reduce cost and mitigate risk in product and supplier selection.
“CA Technologies has clearly established itself as a leader in energy management software,” said David Metcalfe, CEO of Verdantix. “CA ecoSoftware delivers outstanding capabilities that can help organizations better manage energy from the asset to the enterprise level. CA Technologies continues to demonstrate excellent strategy and market vision.”
CA Technologies was cited for its functionality for integration capabilities across multiple energy domains, strong monitoring and targeting capabilities and its partner ecosystem. The report stated that the company “demonstrated proven best-in-class integration capabilities with power monitoring for data center-specific equipment such as UPS units, servers and storage for customers.”
The report also gave the company leading scores in a number of categories, including: commercial building energy data capture; IT, data center and telecoms energy data capture; project and portfolio management; carbon analysis and reporting; market vision and sustainability; organizational resources; and partnerships.
“The findings of this Verdantix report acknowledge our commitment to help customers with the increasing challenges and opportunities they face regarding energy management,” said Terrence Clark, general manager, CA ecoSoftware, CA Technologies. “Whether the driver is power capacity limitations, concerns about power-related service interruption, a goal to cut energy costs or the need to be more sustainable, CA ecoSoftware is designed to help organizations better measure and manage energy to help meet their business objectives.”
CA Technologies developed CA ecoSoftware to help organizations with energy management and sustainability. CA ecoSoftware products are designed not only to address specific IT areas - such as power and cooling in corporate data centers - but also the broader energy and sustainability needs of multiple business functions across an enterprise.
For more information on CA Technologies energy and sustainability management solutions visit http://www.ca.com/us/energy-sustainability-management.aspx.
Verdantix’s report, “Green Quadrant Energy Management Software (Global),” is available to Verdantix clients at http://www.verdantix.com/index.cfm/papers/Products.Details/product_id/302/green-quadrant-energy-management-software-2011-global-/-.
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