Leading Interactive Games Designer Accelerates Business Intelligence Program
Electronic Arts (EA) is a leader in interactive games and employs 8,000 professionals worldwide with 18 development studios in 11 countries. Their challenges are to provide timely, complete, accurate product-demand data to business, decrease time and staff involvement in routine data processing and increase available staff time for exploring new opportunities and serving end-users. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They have implemented Cisco Tidal enterprise scheduler with its Informatica connection is used to automate comprehensive Extract-Transfer-Load (ETL) job scheduling. The results of implementing Cisco were consistently deliver timely, accurate business intelligence to users, simplify error-free ETL to increase BI delivery speed and accuracy and scale BI smoothly and explore new BI services to the business.