PM's in the Army are invited to explore the guidelines for software quality, which have a direct effect on the security and risk of the software running on or behind programs. Which tools & training do you have access to manage this process? Reduce development time and effectively use your budget to deploy new capabilities by leveraging industry standards. This session will empower PM's to use software standards, holding vendors’ feet to the fire!

ASSEMI is organizing on Oct 11th at the Maison de l’Europe, a conference on Function Points. CAST will present its expertise and uses cases using function points.

On October 20 in Arlington, VA 'Titans of Cyber' from the U.S. Federal Government gather for this IT Leadership Summit to share critical insights from the front lines of the cyber risk management battle.
The Cyber Resilience Summit focuses on standards and best practices for measuring risk and quality in IT-intensive programs from the standpoint of productivity, software assurance, overall quality and system/mission risk. The discussion will expose proven methods and tools of incorporating such standard metrics into the IT software development, sustainment and acquisition processes.

IT leaders across all industries are invited to attend this 30-minute webinar on Oct 25 to explore best practices in software sizing and measurement. Presenters, Philippe Guerin from CAST and Mike Harris from DCG Software Value, will examine how effective quality benchmarking and productivity measurement translates into successful transformation initiatives that cost less and de-risk your IT organization.

Attendees will walk away from this webinar with broadened knowledge around successful deployment processes, including how portfolio visibility can help manage risk, complexity and architectural quality.

CAMP IT Portfolio Management Conference focuses on providing real world experiences from fellow industry peers, designed to help IT professionals understand new technologies and discover best practices to make critical, strategic and tactical decisions for their enterprises.

Vice President of CAST, Peter Pizzutillo, will share one company's journey to implement a predictive, systematic approach to identify troubled projects and automate assessment of the critical business systems, application and source code. Discover how to leverage an objective assessment and benchmarking to help project managers and PMOs.

Today all industries have their digital transformation roadmap, to increase their competitive advantage, improve their customer experience and operational efficiency. But besides some success stories, over 84% of digital transformations fail. Managing such digital transformation projects without an objective measurement system puts the IT & business organization at risk.

CAST is organizing its 8th annual CIO conference on the topic “What is the added value of software measurement to promote and manage the changes required but a successful digital transformation?” on Friday, November 4th, 2016 in Paris, France. A panel of prestigious industry experts and CIO’s from Top 50 companies will share their vision and feedback on how to optimize and secure digital transformation.

On Nov 9th, industry IT leaders from the Netherlands are invited to a roundtable and workshop to explore best practices within productivity measurement in the context of IT transformation, including the latest research, IT standards (CISQ) and commercial case studies. Geared towards those with a mission to lead enterprise governance and measurement programs and practitioners working in business critical software, this seminar will offer pragmatic approaches to automated software measurement. This event is organized by CAST, a world leader in software analysis and measurement and METRI, a leader in IT sourcing advice, benchmarking and supplier performance measurement services.
Key note speakers:

  • Dr. Bill Curtis, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientist at CAST and Director of the Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ)
  • Paul Camille Bentz, Ex-CIO BNP Paribas and Director of Government and Industry Programs, Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ)
  • Harold van Heeringen, Senior Consultant, METRI

CAST is Platinum sponsor of the NESMA Autumn conference that will take place on November 10th 2016, from 2pm to 9pm in Utrecht. Dr. Bill Curtis, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientist at CAST, will deliver a keynote presentation, titled "CISQ and OMG Standards.”

On November 15 in Arlington, VA, Federal and industry IT leaders are invited to an interactive work group to explore best practices within cyber risk measurement, including the latest research, federal and commercial case studies and IT policy updates. Geared towards those with a mission to lead enterprise governance and measurement programs as well as practitioners working in business critical software, this seminar will offer pragmatic approaches to automated software measurement.

In Las Vegas December 6-8, explore best practices to build an applications organization with the agility and flexibility to support today’s digital business demands. Empower your enterprise to address digital business opportunities and use leading technologies to create and deploy business critical solutions. Accelerate engagement, drive customer experience and deliver digital business innovation at the Gartner Application Strategies and Solutions Summit.