CA Technologies Acquires Predictive Analytics Vendor

CA Technologies announced it acquired privately-held Paragon Global Technology, Inc. (PGTI), a provider of software products designed to help clients improve service delivery by visualizing data from CA Workload Automation AE (formerly CA AutoSys). Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

The acquisition brings predictive analytics, critical-path monitoring, service-level agreement (SLA) management, historical reporting, and a centralized management platform to CA Technologies workload automation product portfolio.

“The proven technology from PGTI integrates with CA Workload Automation AE to help our customers improve service levels as they visualize, monitor, analyze and predict the performance of critical workloads,” says Dayton Semerjian, general manager of CA Technologies' mainframe division.

Products acquired include CA Workload Automation (WA) iDash (formerly PGTI iDash): a solution for SLA management and critical-path monitoring, alerting and graphical reporting, as well as CA Workload Automation (WA) iXp (formerly PGTI iXp): a management solution designed to help customers better manage, monitor, forecast, simulate and secure CA Workload Automation AE across multiple versions and environments.

More information is available from CA Technologies.