Latest CA ERwin Release Builds Foundation for Strong Data Governance
New Solution Edition, Enhanced Reporting and Performance Gains Bring Clarity to Big Data and Business Intelligence Initiatives
NEW YORK, March 18, 2015 — CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced a new release of its acclaimed CA erwin® data modeling solution that helps organizations promote strong data governance and derive maximum value from their big data and business intelligence initiatives.
Today’s resource-constrained organizations struggle to manage information architectures encompassing multiple data sources and platforms, placing a renewed premium on effective data governance.
Comprehensive data management across the enterprise
By providing a centralized, intuitive view of key data definitions from both traditional and Big Data sources, CA erwin® Modeling r9.6 helps companies leverage information as a strategic asset and more efficiently manage all data resources to save time and money. Highlights of the new CA erwin r9.6 release include a redesigned interface, simplified reporting, performance improvements, new platform support, and ease-of-use enhancements.
“Customers will find the addition of mart reporting in erwin r9.6 alone a compelling reason to upgrade,” said Javed Matin, CEO, Myriad Solutions. “Whether it’s traditional SQL schema or the Hadoop Hive infrastructure commonly employed by today’s Big Data initiatives, CA erwin delivers on the widest range of data modeling needs.”
Brand new portal solution simplifies data governance
A redesigned, mobile-friendly CA erwin® Web Portal adds new collaboration capabilities, providing an easy way for both business and technical users across the organization to visualize business-critical metadata. In addition, the brand new CA erwin® Web Portal Data Governance edition supports data governance and standardization efforts across the enterprise using a simple role-based workflow. It enables users to easily build models that meet predefined standards and rules, promoting data consistency and quality across the business.
“Having the right Data Governance strategy has become critically important given the proliferation of data in today’s business environment,” said Robert Lutton, vice president, Sandhill Consultants. “We are excited about how CA erwin is effectively addressing this crucial need and further extending its long-standing leadership in the data modeling space.”
CA erwin r9.6 also adds database certification for Sybase ASE 15.2 and 16, as well as Teradata v15, a leading database software application for data warehouses and analytic applications, including Big Data.
Unveiled today at ERworld 2015 virtual conference
CA erwin r9.6 is available now and being showcased at erworld 2015, the company’s free virtual conference for data modeling professionals. In its fifth year, erworld features tracks, sessions and networking opportunities that will help participants effectively use data modeling as a key component of their business-critical data management, governance and big data initiatives.
“We are extremely excited to unveil CA erwin r9.6 at erworld this week, and to show our customers and partners around the globe how this solution will help them thrive in an evolving, data-centric world,” said Mark Lukianchuk, general manager, CA erwin products, CA Technologies. “This latest release reflects significant innovation and reinforces CA erwin’s long-standing position as the world’s leading data modeling solution.”
CA erwin is sold through more than 500 partners in over 70 countries and has been recognized as the worldwide market share leader in data modeling tools by IDC for 2012 revenue.*
*IDC, “Worldwide Modeling and Architecture Tools 2013–2017 Forecast and 2012 Vendor Shares” Doc # 244990, December 2013.
Additional Online Resources
erworld conference website: www.erwin.com/erworld
erwin website: www.erwin.com
erwin on Twitter: www.twitter.com/erwinmodeling
erwin on Facebook: www.facebook.com/erwinmodeling
erwin on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=2637898
About CA Technologies
CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) creates software that fuels transformation for companies and enables them to seize the opportunities of the application economy. Software is at the heart of every business in every industry. From planning, to development, to management and security, CA is working with companies worldwide to change the way we live, transact, and communicate – across mobile, private and public cloud, distributed and mainframe environments. Learn more at http://www.ca.com.
Copyright © 2015 CA, Inc. All Rights Reserved. All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies.
+1 631 342 6508