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Faced with years of advanced aerospace design and manufacturing intellectual property sitting in deteriorating computer rooms, Eclipse Aerospace turned to VCE Vblock™ Systems to create an agile, easy-to-maintain virtualized environment. This case study highlights how Eclipse was able to unlock critical IP, support business growth, dial up or down resources without having to worry about capacity or performance, as well as reduce power, AC and space costs.
Healthcare Firm Ramps Up for Claims Processing Spikes
Molina Healthcare arranges the delivery of healthcare services or provides health information management solutions for nearly 4.3 million people on government healthcare programs. Huge increases in claims processing loads and stringent SLAs for Medicaid patients prompted them to enhance their IT infrastructure with VCE.
VCE Forms Foundation for New Cloud Service Provider
To rapidly acquire new customers and be eligible for government procurements, Skyscape Cloud Services needed a converged infrastructure platform with pre-integrated compute, networking and storage to form a foundation for its multi-tenanted cloud solutions. Learn how VCE enabled Skyscape to satisfy the most demanding requirements for security, sustainability and compliance and win significant new business in just 10 months.
VCE Converged Infrastructure Enables Continuous Operation for Swiss Power Plant
Switzerland's Kernkraftwerk Leibstadt (KKL) nuclear power plant was faced with an immovable external compliance audit that forced it to accelerate a move to a highly available data center. Read how Vblock™ Systems, running in active-active mode, enabled KKL to transform its twin data centers in just two months, enable continuous operations, virtualize 95% of its applications and reduce servers by 50%.
Transform Service and Agility with Private Cloud Data Centers
Crédit Agricole is the biggest retail bank in France and one of the largest financial services groups in Europe. Learn about the IT Transformation strategy that enabled them support a rapidly changing business environment. This allowed them to redefine their organizational structures and processes which delivered the best possible customer service and improved profitability.
Vblock™ is Cornerstone of New In-House IT Operation for Canadian Pacific Railways
As part of this sweeping transformation, Canadian Pacific Railways (CP) took a fresh look at its outsourced IT and decided to bring the entire operation in-house. After evaluating various options, CP chose Vblock™ Systems from VCE to virtualize its extensive suite of business-critical SAP applications and other business solutions. Read how CP has dramatically improved system-wide operations and customer responsiveness while reducing IT costs.
Vblock™ Systems Enable Operational Excellence & the Birth of a New Business
After a successful acquisition and growth phase, Rompetrol turned its energy into improving global operations by consolidating IT operations and launching a series of IT initiatives including an SAP rollout and a move toward private cloud. Rompetrol chose VCE and Vblock™ Systems for its production and disaster recovery operations and distributed them in three of its data centers. In the process, Rompetrol created a new organization, Iqon Romania, which consolidated the IT expertise spread across the company and was given the mandate to provide "IT-as-a-service" to Rompetrol.
Vblock™ Systems and SAP: Transform Your Business
You rely on your ERP System to drive your business and give you a strategic advantage. Now you can speed time-to-value throughout your operations while also lowering costs by running your SAP applications on VCE™ Vblock™ Systems.
SAP on Vblock™ Systems
Customers who virtualize SAP benefit from improved performance, lower TCO, and improved application availability. VCE, in partnership with SAP, is leading the way with virtual SAP landscapes. Vblock™ Systems offer a factory-integrated, enterprise-class IT infrastructure that streamlines acquisition, deployment, and operations. Strict design control enables Vblock Systems to meet specific performance and availability levels so that IT can easily meet business requirements as environments scale. Customers who previously spent 70% or more of their IT budgets and staff time on maintaining infrastructure now can focus on more strategic efforts that add more value to the business.