CA Adds 23 New Offerings to Industry's Broadest Range of Linux-Based eBusiness Management Solutions

Industry Leader Empowers Enterprise Customers to Take Full Advantage of

Linux Across Distributed and Mainframe Systems



Jan 30, 2002, 00:00 ET from Computer Associates International, Inc.

    ISLANDIA, N.Y., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Computer Associates
 International, Inc. (CA) today announced 23 new solutions -- 17 of which are
 now generally available -- that enable customers to manage, secure, preserve
 and integrate Linux distributed and mainframe implementations across their
 heterogeneous enterprises.
     Today's announcement further underscores CA's long-standing commitment to
 the success of the Linux platform in the enterprise.  CA now offers
 54 solutions for managing systems on Linux: 42 are generally available and
 12 are in beta release and scheduled for general availability within three to
 six months (http://www3.ca.com/Solutions/Collateral.asp?ID=1326&PID=3278).
     CA has worked closely with the Linux community to ensure the full
 compatibility of its solutions with all major distributions, including
 Caldera, Red Hat, SuSE and TurboLinux.
     "A primary advantage of using of Linux on a zSeries server is that it
 helps advance our server consolidation and simplify our data center
 management," said Richard Kneisz, director of technical services, Citigroup
 Technical Infrastructure.  "We have been working with CA's eBusiness
 management solutions to enhance our Linux zSeries environment and bring it to
 production-ready status."
     CA supports Linux across each of its major focus areas:
 
     * Enterprise Management - including Unicenter Network and Systems
       Management, Unicenter Service Level Management and Unicenter AutoSys Job
       Management that manage a full range of Linux distributions and
       heterogeneous enterprise environments, including UNIX, Windows and
       mainframe systems.
 
     * Storage Management - including BrightStor ARCserve Backup, BrightStor
       Enterprise Backup and other leading BrightStor solutions for Linux that
       manage, preserve and restore critical eBusiness data with unmatched
       speed and simplicity of administration.
 
     * Security Management - including eTrust Antivirus, eTrust Policy
       Compliance, eTrust Audit, eTrust Directory and eTrust Access Control
       that secure the extended eBusiness environment with a complete range of
       defense, access and management solutions.
 
     * Data Management and Application Development - including Advantage Ingres
       Enterprise Relational Database that ensures the disciplined development,
       deployment, and ongoing management of eBusiness applications and data in
       the Linux-based enterprise.
 
     * Application Life Cycle Management - including AllFusion Harvest Change
       Manager that manages the life cycle of intelligent eBusiness solutions
       for Linux.
 
     * Portal and Business Intelligence - including CleverPath Portal that
       customizes and personalizes the presentation and delivery of Linux
       client information.
 
     "Early Linux adopters need their key technology providers to be ready to
 support them, particularly in the areas of development, enterprise management,
 security, and storage management," said Bill Claybrook, research director,
 Aberdeen Group.  "By making available such a wide-range of management
 solutions for Linux, CA is letting customers know that it is committed to
 ensuring the success of this as an essential eBusiness platform."
     In addition to porting popular eBusiness management solutions to Linux, CA
 today announced the availability of Unicenter Universal Job Management Agent,
 a new product that enables cross-platform job scheduling across heterogeneous
 platforms, including Linux.
     "A well-managed Linux environment will offer us an extremely
 cost-effective way to enhance the services we provide to our customers," said
 Giovanni Bianco, head of IT Services at Verona University, one of Italy's
 leading institutions of higher education.  "CA's innovative approach to
 providing business-focused management solutions will be a great enhancement to
 our Linux-based operations."
     CA is also making available open source code that extends Linux-PAM
 (Pluggable Authentication Modules) to enable user authentication through CA's
 industry-leading mainframe security solutions, eTrust CA-ACF2 Security for
 z/OS and OS/390 and CA-Top Secret Security for z/OS and OS/390.  Mainframe
 security administrators will benefit from this solution because it provides
 fully scalable account maintenance for all distributed and mainframe Linux
 applications across the enterprise without additional effort or cost.
     "CA is committed to delivering business-focused solutions that run on,
 support and manage the world's leading architectures and operating systems,"
 said John Pincomb, CA's vice president of eBusiness solution platforms.  "This
 obviously includes Linux, since more and more of our customers now rely on
 Linux for mission-critical applications and infrastructure.  CA has been, and
 will continue to be, an unbeatable partner for companies that have made a
 strategic decision to use Linux as part of their enterprise technology
 portfolio, and who must therefore ensure the integrity of Linux-based
 eBusiness systems."
 
     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, BrightStor for storage management, eTrust for
 security 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.
 
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 belong to their respective companies.
 
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    ISLANDIA, N.Y., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Computer Associates
 International, Inc. (CA) today announced 23 new solutions -- 17 of which are
 now generally available -- that enable customers to manage, secure, preserve
 and integrate Linux distributed and mainframe implementations across their
 heterogeneous enterprises.
     Today's announcement further underscores CA's long-standing commitment to
 the success of the Linux platform in the enterprise.  CA now offers
 54 solutions for managing systems on Linux: 42 are generally available and
 12 are in beta release and scheduled for general availability within three to
 six months (http://www3.ca.com/Solutions/Collateral.asp?ID=1326&PID=3278).
     CA has worked closely with the Linux community to ensure the full
 compatibility of its solutions with all major distributions, including
 Caldera, Red Hat, SuSE and TurboLinux.
     "A primary advantage of using of Linux on a zSeries server is that it
 helps advance our server consolidation and simplify our data center
 management," said Richard Kneisz, director of technical services, Citigroup
 Technical Infrastructure.  "We have been working with CA's eBusiness
 management solutions to enhance our Linux zSeries environment and bring it to
 production-ready status."
     CA supports Linux across each of its major focus areas:
 
     * Enterprise Management - including Unicenter Network and Systems
       Management, Unicenter Service Level Management and Unicenter AutoSys Job
       Management that manage a full range of Linux distributions and
       heterogeneous enterprise environments, including UNIX, Windows and
       mainframe systems.
 
     * Storage Management - including BrightStor ARCserve Backup, BrightStor
       Enterprise Backup and other leading BrightStor solutions for Linux that
       manage, preserve and restore critical eBusiness data with unmatched
       speed and simplicity of administration.
 
     * Security Management - including eTrust Antivirus, eTrust Policy
       Compliance, eTrust Audit, eTrust Directory and eTrust Access Control
       that secure the extended eBusiness environment with a complete range of
       defense, access and management solutions.
 
     * Data Management and Application Development - including Advantage Ingres
       Enterprise Relational Database that ensures the disciplined development,
       deployment, and ongoing management of eBusiness applications and data in
       the Linux-based enterprise.
 
     * Application Life Cycle Management - including AllFusion Harvest Change
       Manager that manages the life cycle of intelligent eBusiness solutions
       for Linux.
 
     * Portal and Business Intelligence - including CleverPath Portal that
       customizes and personalizes the presentation and delivery of Linux
       client information.
 
     "Early Linux adopters need their key technology providers to be ready to
 support them, particularly in the areas of development, enterprise management,
 security, and storage management," said Bill Claybrook, research director,
 Aberdeen Group.  "By making available such a wide-range of management
 solutions for Linux, CA is letting customers know that it is committed to
 ensuring the success of this as an essential eBusiness platform."
     In addition to porting popular eBusiness management solutions to Linux, CA
 today announced the availability of Unicenter Universal Job Management Agent,
 a new product that enables cross-platform job scheduling across heterogeneous
 platforms, including Linux.
     "A well-managed Linux environment will offer us an extremely
 cost-effective way to enhance the services we provide to our customers," said
 Giovanni Bianco, head of IT Services at Verona University, one of Italy's
 leading institutions of higher education.  "CA's innovative approach to
 providing business-focused management solutions will be a great enhancement to
 our Linux-based operations."
     CA is also making available open source code that extends Linux-PAM
 (Pluggable Authentication Modules) to enable user authentication through CA's
 industry-leading mainframe security solutions, eTrust CA-ACF2 Security for
 z/OS and OS/390 and CA-Top Secret Security for z/OS and OS/390.  Mainframe
 security administrators will benefit from this solution because it provides
 fully scalable account maintenance for all distributed and mainframe Linux
 applications across the enterprise without additional effort or cost.
     "CA is committed to delivering business-focused solutions that run on,
 support and manage the world's leading architectures and operating systems,"
 said John Pincomb, CA's vice president of eBusiness solution platforms.  "This
 obviously includes Linux, since more and more of our customers now rely on
 Linux for mission-critical applications and infrastructure.  CA has been, and
 will continue to be, an unbeatable partner for companies that have made a
 strategic decision to use Linux as part of their enterprise technology
 portfolio, and who must therefore ensure the integrity of Linux-based
 eBusiness systems."
 
     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, BrightStor for storage management, eTrust for
 security 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.
 
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