Date : 01/10/2012
We predict that due to the overall improvements we are 70 percent more efficient in fulfilling market demands. The more responsive we are to our customers, the greater our returns will be because we become a good business partner.
Subodh Dubey, group CIO, Usha International, India
ChallengeUsha International wanted to expand their SAP ERP system to improve the overall supply chain network for the durable goods manufacturing and distribution business, without increasing their data center footprint.
SolutionThe company partnered with Dell Consulting to deliver 80 percent server consolidation and a 70 percent reduction in energy consumption by deploying Dell PowerEdge™ blade servers and a Dell PowerVault™ Tape Library.
Benefits• Server consolidation delivers expanded SAP environment on 80 percent smaller footprint
• Supply chain planning improves through 60 percent faster report generation
• Customer relationships strengthen after 70 percent decrease in order approval time
• Energy efficiencies deliver increasing workload using 70 percent less power
• Balancing supply and demand delivers ROI within three years