The CM MetaAnalytics Bridge for CA Repository helps IT organizations automatically analyze and inventory existing software assets into CA Repository. CM MetaAnalytics harnesses the code slicing and analysis capability of CM evolveIT, and can scan a wide variety of language domains, ranging from object-oriented Java to procedural COBOL, JCL, and ASM. The solution is fast and accurate – processing millions of lines of code in short time windows, enabling analysis tasks to be accomplished that are not feasible using conventional techniques. CM Meta Analytics’ output is interfaced with CA Repository using CA’s standard Universal XML Exchange facility.
CM First offers a variety of customization options for customers with additional requirements. These include: Automated code and schema migrations or mass changes; Incorporation of difficult or obscure language domains; Added support to handle coding problems that make automated detection challenging; and CA Repository integration and reuse rule development.