CA Announces Valuable Features in CA Plex and CA 2E – CM First Explains How to Get There

On April 2, 2014, Simon Cockayne, Sr. Principal Product Manager, CA Technologies and John Rhodes, CTO, CM First presented  a new webcast, “Supercharge Your CA 2E and Plex Development – Learn about the Latest Features in CA Plex and CA 2E.”


The session covered new features and how customers have been using these to enhance business value.

  • ActiveX support with the available C# client generator for CA Plex
  • Improved automated test support for CA Plex
  • Web Services and Web Option enhancements in CA 2E 8.6
  • Exploiting SQL from CA 2E
  • Roadmap discussion of CA 2E 8.7


CM First joined CA Technologies on the webcast; the goal was to help you understand how you can more easily upgrade to those releases.  John Rhodes, CTO, CM First said, “CM First can provide advice on the version uplift process and discuss the most effective ways to take advantage of the new features. We can help you understand the CA 2E SQL enhancements and CA 2E Change Management (CM/Implementer) improvements.


If you missed it, you can check out the replay at:


As you know, CM First offers expertise in helping organizations modernize IBM i/z business applications, including web enablement, mobile app development, and application lifecycle management services.  For those working with CA 2E and CA Plex, look to us for the best in CA product training classes, version uplift services, and on-demand remote consulting all of which ensure quick time-to-value.  Classes are provided at your site.  Don’t let the uplift process hold you back; contact CM First to learn how to get to where you want to be quickly.  Check out the line-up of classes CM First provides:


This site lists all the classes offered as well as abstracts for each one.  If there’s something else you need, contact us.

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