Date : 2/1/2013
We’ve consolidated our x86 platform by about 75 percent by working with Dell. And with the power of our AMD-based Dell PowerEdge blade servers, we have capacity to add many more.
Mariusz Preiss, x86 Platform Coordinator, Aviva, France
ChallengeAviva looked to increase productivity across Europe by providing personnel with more effective IT services. The company planned to deliver IT services from a single data centre in France.
SolutionIt created a consolidated x86 platform for its business-critical applications using Dell™ PowerEdge™ blade servers featuring AMD Opteron™ processors. It also chose Dell ProSupport™ to protect its investment.
Benefits• Aviva consolidates four European data centres and many more data rooms to one
• Business reduces servers by 75 percent
• Employees increase productivity with high availability
• IT team lowers energy use to align with company goals
• Administrators boost efficiency with simplified IT tools