CAST in the US

CAST is the pioneer and leader of Application Intelligence. CAST Application Intelligence Platform empowers Application Development (AD) organizations by delivering to all in IT invaluable information about software applications automatically extracted from source code. With CAST, IT Managers receive high-level unbiased metrics to improve decisions about applications and teams. Development teams share and better understand detailed technical information about applications' structure to improve productivity, quality and predictability. Finally, software quality engineers gain action-oriented quality rules compliance reports and indexes to control and enforce code & architecture quality. CAST drastically improves AD activities such as software maintenance, outsourcer control, software quality management or application integration and modernization to name a few.

CAST is listed on Compartment C - Eurolist by Euronext Paris. To date, CAST has invested over $65M in R&D. Created in 1990, CAST serves Fortune 500 customers with a network of 11 fully-staffed offices in the US and Europe. CAST is a recognized leader by all major IT analysts.

CAST will present a 30-minute webinar spotlighting the newest version of CAST Appmarq and its robust application benchmarking capabilities. Learn to make better decisions around modernization, transformation, re-architecting and coding best practices. The webinar will showcase a variety of ways to leverage Appmarq’s data repository to identify areas of achievement and improvement within your application portfolio to strengthen the allocation of resources.

On February 22 - 26, PSM will host a users' group meeting on Measurement: A Foundation for Affordable Solutions. Marc Jones, Director of Public Sector Outreach at CISQ and VP of Public Sector at CAST, will speak on Friday, February 26 at 8:30 a.m. and discuss best practices when establishing standards for objective application measurement and how to garner greater visibility to improve portfolio sustainability.

This workshop will provide the opportunity for users and measurement practitioners to share experiences in issue-driven measurement and learn how to more effectively evaluate Application Development and Maintenance (ADM) productivity through innovative software capabilities.

As part of CAST's Cyber Risk Series, CIOs and IT leaders across industries will gather in Chicago on February 23, 2016 at 8 a.m. for an exclusive breakfast to discuss the effect of cyber risk and security threats, and how new industry standards impact their organizations. High-performing executives will offer insights to identify the questions leaders should be asking CISOs, Enterprise Architects, DevOps and application service providers to make better, informed business decisions and improve outcomes.

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.

On February 29 from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m., CAST Senior Solution Specialist, Jean-Patrick Ascenci, will share the impacts and values of fact-based decision making by adding objective metrics into the traditional portfolio and application project management process. Additional topics of discussion include: introduction of code-level analysis in a complex application portfolio, prevention of cyber risk and managing technical debt. Jean-Patrick will provide real-life use cases to offer proactive insights for strategic planning and best practices for project execution.

On March 15th, the Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ) in cooperation with Object Management Group (OMG), Interoperability Clearinghouse (ICH), and IT Acquisition Advisory Council (IT-AAC) hosts an event discussing how to manage IT/cyber risk to increase the resiliency of software and software-intensive systems.