Energy Firm Standardizes Workstations, Fuels Productivity Gain of 2,500 Hours a Year
DTEK, a group of 20 diverse energy companies in Eastern Ukraine, strives for leadership in the European energy market by implementing advanced technologies to improve production and management processes. In 2009, the company launched an information technology development initiative to upgrade the IT infrastructure and standardize employee workstations. DTEK deployed the Windows 7 Enterprise operating system along with Microsoft Office Professional 2007, Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007, and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007. As a result, DTEK can deploy workstations in half the time, IT service requests have decreased by 20 percent, and the company has gained 2,500 hours a year through enhanced productivity.