CA Announces Beta Program for 'Cheetah,' Next-Generation eBusiness Data Protection Solution

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from Computer Associates International, Inc.

    PALM DESERT, Calif., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- (STORAGE NETWORKING WORLD)
 Computer Associates International, Inc. (CA) today announced the availability
 of a beta program for a powerful new enterprise data protection solution for
 UNIX and Windows NT/2000 environments. Code-named Cheetah, the solution is
 designed to deliver and increase the performance, scalability, administration
 and manageability essential for eBusinesses.
     Cheetah will perform high performance data protection operations without
 impacting eBusiness operations. It will reduce backup windows and assure
 increased data and application availability through increased backup and
 recovery speeds and integrated disaster recovery.
     "As our customers' storage challenges continue to grow, CA is continuing
 to set the pace with ongoing innovation in data protection technologies," said
 Philip Treide, vice president, storage solutions, CA. "The Cheetah beta
 program will give our customers the opportunity to participate directly in
 that innovation and help CA shape the next generation of solutions to ensure
 the integrity of critical eBusiness data."
     Key Cheetah features will include:
 
     -- First "bare metal" UNIX disaster recovery
     -- Capability to deploy heterogeneous SAN environments
     -- SAN- and serverless-enabled application agents
     -- Data protection for multiple NAS configurations
     -- Innovative media management techniques
     -- Integration with EMC's TimeFinder and Fastrax technologies
 
     Additional information is available at
 http://www.ca.com/solutions/enterprise/storage/cheetah/welcome.htm
     To participate in the beta program, please visit:
 http://www.ca.com/solutions/enterprise/storage/cheetah/beta_questionnaire.htm.
 
     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 process management, information management, and infrastructure
 management in six focus areas: enterprise management, security, storage,
 eBusiness transformation and integration, portal and knowledge management, and
 predictive analysis and visualization. Founded in 1976, CA serves
 organizations in more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune
 500 companies. For more information, please visit http://www.ca.com.
 
     All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein
 belong to their respective companies.
 
 

SOURCE Computer Associates International, Inc.
    PALM DESERT, Calif., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- (STORAGE NETWORKING WORLD)
 Computer Associates International, Inc. (CA) today announced the availability
 of a beta program for a powerful new enterprise data protection solution for
 UNIX and Windows NT/2000 environments. Code-named Cheetah, the solution is
 designed to deliver and increase the performance, scalability, administration
 and manageability essential for eBusinesses.
     Cheetah will perform high performance data protection operations without
 impacting eBusiness operations. It will reduce backup windows and assure
 increased data and application availability through increased backup and
 recovery speeds and integrated disaster recovery.
     "As our customers' storage challenges continue to grow, CA is continuing
 to set the pace with ongoing innovation in data protection technologies," said
 Philip Treide, vice president, storage solutions, CA. "The Cheetah beta
 program will give our customers the opportunity to participate directly in
 that innovation and help CA shape the next generation of solutions to ensure
 the integrity of critical eBusiness data."
     Key Cheetah features will include:
 
     -- First "bare metal" UNIX disaster recovery
     -- Capability to deploy heterogeneous SAN environments
     -- SAN- and serverless-enabled application agents
     -- Data protection for multiple NAS configurations
     -- Innovative media management techniques
     -- Integration with EMC's TimeFinder and Fastrax technologies
 
     Additional information is available at
 http://www.ca.com/solutions/enterprise/storage/cheetah/welcome.htm
     To participate in the beta program, please visit:
 http://www.ca.com/solutions/enterprise/storage/cheetah/beta_questionnaire.htm.
 
     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 process management, information management, and infrastructure
 management in six focus areas: enterprise management, security, storage,
 eBusiness transformation and integration, portal and knowledge management, and
 predictive analysis and visualization. Founded in 1976, CA serves
 organizations in more than 100 countries, including 99 percent of the Fortune
 500 companies. For more information, please visit http://www.ca.com.
 
     All trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein
 belong to their respective companies.
 
 SOURCE  Computer Associates International, Inc.