Date Added: May 2011
The client is one of the nation's leading providers of cable, entertainment and communication products and services. This company needed a consultative partner to help them design their next-generation datacenter based on a shared IT infrastructure with limited details regarding its next-generation applications' profile. The architecture needed to support a super-responsive, highcapacity, multi-site data center requirement and provide the highest of availability and full disaster recovery. The client chose Cognizant to overcome these challenges. Cognizant performed a vendor evaluation based on best-of-breed technologies within server, OS, virtualization, networking, security, database and storage. This enabled synergy/optimizations for a shared IT infrastructure design. Cognizant and NetApp successfully met the client's objectives by transforming enterprise-wide systems and streamlining the processes to bring about enhanced service quality and end-user satisfaction.