CAST and Visual Enterprise Architecture Bring Software Intelligence to Platform and Portfolio Management

New York – April 4, 2018CAST, the leader in Software Intelligence, today announced that Visual Enterprise Architecture (VEA) has joined the Highlight Partner Program as a Strategic Partner. The VEA portfolio of products and services are now integrated with CAST Highlight, the SaaS platform that analyzes software health, cloud readiness and software complexity using predictive pattern analysis. VEA provides services and solutions for IT Portfolio Management, Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Performance.

Objective application measurement from CAST Highlight now complements Software AG’s Alfabet IT Portfolio Management Platform, elevating the level of valuable software intelligence delivered to senior executives. VEA was recently recognized as the Software AG North American Partner of the Year.

“Combining our innovative solution with CAST Highlight will provide an even stronger foundation for evaluating IT assets, mitigating IT risks and supporting informed decision making to invest, maintain or retire applications within the company IT portfolio,” said Zach Bennet, CEO and COO of VEA. “We’re excited to work more closely with CAST to help customers understand software complexity, risk and cost while maintaining consistent service and preventing potential service disruption.”

“This joint solution extends our industry-leading capabilities and enables direct integration with the Alfabet platform for even greater visibility into software health,” said Jeff Fraleigh, Global Head of CAST Highlight. “We are thrilled to grow our relationship with VEA as more enterprises shift to cloud in support of strategic business functions.”

About Visual Enterprise Architecture

Visual Enterprise Architecture (VEA) delivers comprehensive strategic solutions to manage the complex challenges facing organizations today by providing the powerful blend of market-leading business knowledge and technology expertise using the “Best in Class” industry solutions. VEA is a premier partner of Software AG and has been acknowledged as an experienced solution provider for IT Portfolio Management and Enterprise Architecture. Learn more at

About CAST

CAST is the market leader in software intelligence, with unique technology backed by $150 million in software analysis and measurement R&D. CAST technology helps digital leaders and doers see the truth, become software geniuses and deliver super software - resilient, responsive, safe and secure software. Hundreds of companies rely on CAST to improve end-user satisfaction and time-to-market, prevent business disruption and reduce cost. Founded in 1990, CAST operates globally with offices in North America, Europe, India and China. For more information, visit.

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