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CA Technologies Issues 2011 Sustainability Report

Report Outlines Company Commitment to Reducing Its Environmental Footprint

Submitted by: CA Technologies

Categories: Sustainability, Research, Reports & Publications

Posted: May 04, 2011 – 09:54 AM EST

 

ISLANDIA, N.Y., May 04 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today released its 2011 Sustainability Report titled "What Moves Us." The report outlines the company's progress in reducing its environmental footprint, providing solutions for customers and partners to monitor and manage corporate sustainability, greening operational processes and efficiencies, and supporting community involvement. The full report and a downloadable summary are available at http://www.ca.com/sustainability-report.

"This report demonstrates how we, as a company, have improved our sustainability efforts to positively affect our planet, our business, and the communities where we live," said Cynthia Curtis, vice president and chief sustainability officer, CA Technologies. "We believe integrating sustainability into our operations is smart business. It enables greater efficiencies, fosters innovation and creates thriving environments for our employees. It is simply the right thing to do."

"We are committed, as a business, to delivering innovative solutions to the market and see sustainability as a catalyst to helping us do that," Curtis continued. "And by collaborating with our employees, partners and customers, we can advance these efforts more quickly."

CA Technologies is an IT management software and solutions company with expertise across all IT environments - from mainframe and physical to virtual and cloud. CA Technologies manages and secures IT environments, enabling customers to deliver more flexible, agile IT services. CA ecoSoftware, the company's energy, carbon and sustainability management solution, helps organizations reduce carbon emissions, manage natural resource consumption, cut energy costs and deliver on sustainability goals.

Highlights of the CA Technologies 2011 Sustainability Report include:

  • Operations improvements that resulted in a carbon footprint reduction of 30 percent;
  • Accreditation by the Carbon Disclosure Project as a carbon calculation partner and accredited provider;
  • LEED Gold Certification for a new facility in India and a commitment to green leases for rental properties;
  • Reduced paper consumption by 16.3 million pages through a print management system implemented in the U.S.;
  • Virtualization of development labs which led to the elimination of 6,200 metric tons of carbon emissions and a savings of $16 million in energy and real estate costs;.
  • Leveraged use of CA ecoSoftware to reduce energy consumption;
  • Ranked one of the top 50 greenest companies in the U.S. by Newsweek magazine; and,
  • Increased participation rate in the company's Flexible Workplace Program - 30 percent of staff based in North America are currently enrolled in the program, as compared to a 5 percent in 2005.

 

CA Technologies community involvement and philanthropic programs are also featured in the report. CA Together, the company's global community affairs program, is driven by a core philanthropic focus of improving the lives of underserved children and communities around the world. CA Technologies supports programs in the areas of education and technology, health and community, diversity, and the environment.

The CA Technologies Sustainability Report is measured against the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) indicators and United Nations Global Compact principals. The company welcomes feedback on this report and encourages action from key stakeholders, including employees, customers and community members Comments can be directed to cynthia.curtis@ca.com.

About CA Technologies

CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) is an IT management software and solutions company with expertise across all IT environments - from Mainframe and distributed, to virtual and cloud. CA Technologies manages and secures IT environments and enables customers to deliver more flexible IT services. CA Technologies innovative products and services provide the insight and control essential for IT organizations to power business agility. The majority of the Global Fortune 500 relies on CA Technologies to manage evolving IT ecosystems. For additional information, visit www.ca.com.

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Michelle Healy CA Technologies
Phone: (631) 342-4701
Kelley Schultz CA Technologies
Phone: (646) 826-6035

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