ISLANDIA, N.Y., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) today announced several additions to its industry-leading portfolio of management solutions for distributed and mainframe Linux implementations. These new solutions underscore the company's unrivaled commitment to fulfilling customers' requirements for enterprise-class Linux management solutions. For mainframe Linux environments, CA has released new versions of Unicenter Software Delivery and Unicenter Asset Management and beta releases of Unicenter ServicePlus Service Desk and BrightStor Enterprise Backup. For distributed Linux environments, CA has released a new version of eTrust Admin and several BrightStor options and agents. CA offers more than 50 distributed and mainframe solutions that enable customers to manage, secure, preserve and integrate Linux implementations across their heterogeneous enterprises. "The ability to run a multitude of well-managed virtual servers on a mainframe makes the zSeries the platform of choice for Linux at our company," said Bill Dickson, systems manager at R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. "CA's integrated systems management and security solutions for VM and Linux provide exactly what we need to protect our mainframe Linux investments. The CA solutions also integrate easily into our existing management infrastructure and enable our staff to fully leverage their current skill sets." CA has worked closely with the Linux community to ensure full compatibility of its solutions with all major distributions including Caldera, Red Hat, SuSE, and Turbolinux. In addition, CA is working with the new UnitedLinux initiative to ensure compliance within their new releases. "CA has consistently demonstrated its ability to deliver integrated solutions that run on, support and manage the industry's leading computing platforms and operating systems," said John Pincomb, vice president of marketing at CA. "By ensuring the integrity of enterprise Linux resources, CA management solutions make it possible for our customers to embrace Linux as an equal and integrated partner in even the most complex and heterogeneous IT environments." Additional information on CA's Linux management solutions is available at http://www3.ca.com/Solutions/SubSolution.asp?ID=3279 for mainframe environments and http://www3.ca.com/Solutions/eBusinessSubsolutions.asp?ID=3278 for distributed environments. Interested parties can also visit CA at booth #467 at LinuxWorld 2002 in San Francisco, August 13-15. About Computer Associates Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) delivers The Software That Manages eBusiness. CA's world-class solutions address all aspects of eBusiness management through industry-leading brands: Unicenter for infrastructure management, eTrust for security management, BrightStor for storage management, CleverPath for portal and business intelligence, AllFusion for application life cycle management, Advantage for data management and application development, and Jasmine for object-oriented database technology. Founded in 1976, CA serves organizations in more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit http://ca.com. All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies. MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X07676359
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