Date Added: Oct 2009
The organization wanted to upgrade their entire UNIX infrastructure and implement virtualization, helping to reduce their Oracle licensing costs while improving scalability. They wanted to optimize their hardware for performance and high availability, and they needed ongoing hardware maintenance and support. IBM Global Technology Services assessed the infrastructure and implemented IBM Power 595 servers and IBM AIX 6.1. Using IBM PowerVM, they virtualized IBM DB2 and Oracle 10g and implemented IBM PowerHA for AIX and Linux for disaster recovery. IBM and IBM Premier Business Partner ILS Consult optimized the hardware environment for performance.