CAST recently surveyed 500 IT leaders, including 150 CIOs, 125 software architects and 125 application owners, at mid- to large-size organizations regarding their technology objectives and their ability to meet these goals based on the Software Intelligence they have around existing software portfolios.
This research exposes key areas where IT leaders lack Software Intelligence and digs deeper into top challenges as they look to meet the digital imperative while trimming IT costs, improving security and enabling the adoption of emerging technologies.
Older applications are far more likely to impact service continuity in the event of a production failure.
The shift toward Agile development teams might not be helping organizations modernize as quickly as the industry anticipated.
This is first CRASH Report describing a distribution of security weaknesses from the Common Weakness Enumeration Repository across a global sample of business applications.
We’ve analyzed applications based on CWE standards for software security to better understand how secure applications are across industry, language, development methodology and more.
CAST research provides benchmarks on the structural quality of ABAP, the language used for customizing applications developed in SAP. The report provides benchmarks by industry sectors and geography. The report analyzes the frequency of severe violations to better understand remediation strategies for improving ABAP / SAP structural quality, performance, security and resiliency.
We’ve analyzed more than 1,850 applications to better understand how application development and delivery practices impact IT and organizational performance.
We've looked at development methods, team maturity and size, sourcing and confirmed that we are doing some things right – but we still have some things to improve.
This CAST report on global trends of structural quality of Insurance industry applications provides insight and benchmarks useful for IT executives. Detailed within are trends for five structural quality characteristics, or health factors, including Robustness, Security, Efficiency, Transferability and Changeability. The report includes industry insights on Insurance technology challenges and opportunities from CGI.
Industry analysis on the global trends in Financial Services market’s structural quality of software. This report highlights trends in five structural quality characteristics, or health factors - Robustness, Security, Efficiency, Transferability, and Changeability. Industry benchmark and trends analysis by technology, geography and more.
CAST’s industry research and benchmarks on the structural quality of IT. This benchmark report was developed from 1850 applications across 329 organizations and 8 countries. View research and benchmarks by development process (Agile, DevOps, Waterfall, Hybrid), geography, industry and by technology.