Computer Associates will provide support for Exchange Server 2007. It was announced at Exchange Connections in Las Vegas.
Computer Associates has lost favour in recent years (SK: RIP), but they haven't given up providing full third party support for Exchange Server. At Exchange Connections in Las Vegas this past week, CA announced that we will see a wide range of "risk mitigation and compliance solutions" for Exchange 2007:
- CA MDY FileSurf to centrally manage records regardless of location or origin
- CA Message Manager to provide email archiving, electronic data discovery and mailbox management
- CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup and CA XOsoft continuous application availability solutions-which encompass CDP (continuous data protection), replication, automatic failover and disaster recovery testing-to accelerate backup and recovery, ensure availability and minimize loss of critical applications and data
- CA BrightStor Storage Resource Manager for capacity planning, forecasting and optimization of Exchange servers