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CA Technologies: Aktia implanta DevOps en su desarrollo de aplicaciones

Aktia Bank, plc (OMX:AKTAV) ha anunciado sus planes de actualizar su sistema bancario principal e implantar una nueva metodología DevOps para mejorar sus procesos de desarrollo de aplicaciones. La solución de CA Technologies, CA LISA Release Automation, tendrá un importante papel en la implantación DevOps de Aktia. Esta inversión sitúa a Aktia a la vanguardia de la adopción DevOps en Finlandia.

CA LISA Release Automation reduce los tiempos de entrega del software mediante la simplificación y estandarización del proceso de entrega y la reducción de los errores. Ayuda a automatizar los complejos flujos de trabajos necesarios para el movimiento de software ágil entre los entornos de desarrollo, pruebas y producción, lo que permite a las organizaciones reducir los ciclos de despliegues de meses o semanas a días e incluso minutos.

”El desarrollo de aplicaciones tiende a ser un proceso duro y costoso y suele estar sujeto a una enorme presión por actuar rápido. Las empresas solicitan nuevas aplicaciones a un ritmo vertiginoso, ya que tanto los usuarios internos como externos esperan tener acceso a aplicaciones modernas en diversas plataformas. Con CA LISA Release Automation, podremos reducir el tiempo entre la concepción de una aplicación y la puesta en producción a una parte del tiempo que era necesario antes, consiguiendo también un ahorro en nuestro resultado final”, afirma Joakim Sandström, arquitecto de soluciones de Aktia.

”La metodología DevOps es ya una de las estrategias ganadoras para las TI empresariales y está atrayendo un gran interés tanto a escala internacional como aquí en Finlandia. El desarrollo de aplicaciones siempre ha sido lento y habitualmente se demoraban los plazos previstos, lo que ralentizaba el despliegue. La estrategia DevOps con herramientas de ayuda solucionará numerosos problemas del proceso de desarrollo”, afirma Mika Gerlander, director de CA Technologies Finlandia.

Debido a que el sector bancario no puede tolerar ningún problema en sus aplicaciones, toda solución que entre en producción debe ejecutarse de forma segura y fiable. Un enfoque de despliegue automatizado ayuda a suprimir los errores inevitables que se producen en una implantación manual. La solución de entrega continua de aplicaciones lleva la automatización de la implementación al siguiente nivel y ofrece una cadena de distribución ágil y colaborativa, ayudando al banco a innovar.

Aktia desplegará la solución totalmente en la primavera de 2014.

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