Data Centers

World's Largest Auctioneer Sees Nearly 40 Percent Savings With HP BladeSystem

Date Added: Jun 2009
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Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers is one company that understands this challenge well. Over fifty years ago the firm started in British Columbia, Canada, when three brothers held an auction to sell surplus inventory from their furniture store. It needed to provide compact and scalable infrastructure to support growth and gain real-time visibility into customer information. It deployed HP BladeSystem c3000 Enclosure with HP ProLiant BL480c server blades and HP Insight Control for remote management capabilities.