About the Company
Once known as Computer Associates, CA Technologies now dishes out computer apps. One of the world’s largest software companies, CA provides software tools for managing networks, databases, applications, storage, security, and other systems. Primarily serving large enterprises, its applications work across both mainframes and cloud computing environments. Its current focus is on developing applications for cloud and mobile computing, and DevOps (development operations). Most of its software license sales come from subscriptions. The company also offers consulting, implementation, and training services. It sells worldwide to businesses, government agencies, and schools directly and through resellers. About 65% of sales are from US customers. In 2018, CA agreed to be bought by chipmaker Broadcom for about $18.9 billion.