CA World 2011 Showcases “IT at the Speed of Business”

All-Star Speaker Lineup Features CA Technologies CEO Bill McCracken, First CIO of the United States Vivek Kundra and VCE Chairman Michael Capellas

ISLANDIA, N.Y., November 1, 2011 – CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) will announce key initiatives centered around the theme of “IT at the Speed of Business” at CA World 2011, November 13-16, at the MGM Mirage’s Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

“CIOs are vital in delivering IT services, applications and data to the business how they want it, when they want it, orchestrating new models faster than ever before,” said George Fischer, executive vice president, Worldwide Sales and Operations, CA Technologies.  “Speed is the CIO mandate and CA World 2011 will demonstrate new approaches and models available today and tomorrow to deliver ‘IT at the Speed of Business.’”

CA World 2011 is expected to bring together more than 6,000 CA Technologies customers, business partners, and employees from around the world in an open forum to discover how to best use current and emerging technologies to drive business growth, optimize organizational adaptability, increase efficiency and mitigate risk.

“Customers attending CA World 2011 should be prepared for a conference like no other,” said Ellyn Raftery, senior vice president, Corporate Marketing and Global Integrated Programs, CA Technologies.  “This year’s attendees will have the opportunity to experience new business innovation solutions, share best practices, hear about emerging technology trends and breakthroughs from industry leaders, and experience a sensational line up of keynotes.”

CA World 2011 will feature an impressive lineup of guest speakers. CA Technologies CEO Bill McCracken and a panel of industry leaders will discuss the changing IT and business landscape as well as the key trends and technologies that are driving IT and business transformation.  Panelists will include Vivek Kundra, First CIO of the United States Federal Government and Harvard University Fellow; Michael Capellas, chairman of VCE, The Virtual Computing Environment Company; and Randi Zuckerberg, founder of R to Z Media and former marketing executive for Facebook.

In addition, David Dobson, CA Technologies executive vice president and group executive, will deliver a keynote about the “New Normal” in IT, a combination of rising expectations and new trends and technologies that are enabling IT to move at the speed of business.  Peter Griffiths, CA Technologies executive vice president, technology and development,  will host a keynote session  on the company’s vision for the hybrid enterprise as well as new and emerging technologies that will help customers take advantage of advances in mobility, virtualization, automation, security and cloud.

Grammy-nominated Matchbox 20 also will perform at the event. 

CA World 2011 will offer hundreds of conference sessions addressing critical issues in cloud computing, SaaS, virtualization management, data management, energy and sustainability, mainframe application development and extension, project and portfolio management, security and compliance, service assurance and service automation.

For more information, including a full agenda and registration details, visit

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