Date Added: Oct 2009
Admiral Group PLC is a leading provider of motor insurance in the UK. With Admiral Insurance, elephant.co.uk, Diamond and Bell all recognizable brands operated by the firm, it currently provides insurance services to around 1.3 million motorists. Admiral Group PLC wanted to cut the number of servers within the company's data centre, and to reduce the power and cooling requirements for running IT. Admiral Group PLC halved the number of physical servers required using virtual infrastructure, while speeding up the deployment of new services to the business.