Acxiom Standardizes Its Grid Computing Environment on Red Hat Solutions
Source: Red Hat
Acxiom Corporation, a global leader in interactive marketing services, was founded in 1969. Acxiom needed to increase the speed, scalability, and cost-effectiveness of the business' high-performance grid computing environment, which now records more than one trillion transactions per month. Acxiom turned to Red Hat for its industry-leading solutions and support. Red Hat Enterprise Linux is the standard operating system for Acxiom's grid computing environment that amounts to over 6,000 machines today, translating to 12,000 sockets. It is the foundation for all of Acxiom's scalable marketing business applications and bulk processing applications.