Fujitsu Reduces Resource Planning System Costs by 60 Per Cent with Cloud Solution
Fujitsu U.K. and Ireland wanted to reduce operational costs and improve the scalability of its in-house resource planning systems. Fujitsu developed the resource forecasting solution as a cloud-based application using Windows Azure and related technologies. It has reduced costs by around 60 percent for development and ongoing maintenance compared to traditional on-premises hosting. Windows Azure is highly scalable and easily manages the current workload, with the ability to support future plans to scale up to around 1,400 users.