General Availability Announcement for CA Client Automation

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Date: March 31, 2016

To: CA Client Automation, CA IT Client Manager and CA IT Inventory Manager Customers

From: The CA Client Automation Product Team

Subject: General Availability Announcement for CA Client Automation

On behalf of CA  Technologies, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you  with high-quality, innovative software and services. As part of our ongoing  commitment to customer success we regularly release updated versions of our  products. Today, we are pleased to announce that CA Client Automation 14.0 is  now available.

Some of the new features  included in CA Client Automation 14.0 are:

CA Patch Manager Intelligent Roll-Up Delivery – CA Patch Manager supports a new IntelliRollup  roll-up type, which contains only metadata of the constituent patches, which  makes it light.

CA Patch Manager  Functionality in Web Admin Console – CA Patch Manager  functionality is enhanced and integrated into Web Admin Console to provide a  single interface across the product.

OSIM UEFI Support – CA  Client Automation OSIM functionality is enhanced to deploy Windows Operating  systems to Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) targets. The same  image can also be deployed to Legacy BIOS targets.

Support of Product  Installation for Non-Root Users – CA Client Automation product  installation on Unix, Linux, and Mac systems is now possible with a non-root  user having administrative privileges on the system.

DSM Reporter Enhancements – CA  Client Automation has enhanced DSM Reporter by including the Intellisig Scan  reports.

Software Delivery Scheduler – Software Delivery is enhanced by adding a default item to CAF Scheduler, to execute Agent at configured schedule.

ENC Enhancements – ENC  infrastructure is enhanced to support non-persistent communication among the  components.

Product Integration – This  release provides integration support for CA Service Desk 14.1.

You  can download your copy of CA Client Automation from CA  Support Online. If you have  any questions or require assistance contact CA  Customer Care online where  you can submit an online request using the Customer  Care web form. You can also call CA Customer Care at +1-800-2325-5224 in North America or obtain the local number for your  country.

Should you need any  assistance in understanding these new features, or implementing this latest  release, our CA Services experts can help. For more information on CA  Services and how you can leverage our expertise, please visit the CA Services site. To  connect, learn and share with other customers, join and participate in our CA  Client Management Solutions Global User Community.

To review product lifecycle  policies please review the CA  Client Automation Release and Support Lifecycle Dates

Thank you again for your  business. Your success is important to us, and we look forward to continuing  our successful partnership with you.


The CA Client Automation Team

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