IBM System x Success stories

By industry > Energy & Utilities



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Major electric utility powers lightning-fast business insight with IBM and SAP HANA

To turn massive volumes of operational data into powerful business insight, the company implemented SAP HANA, and worked with IBM to deploy the IBM Systems solution for SAP HANA, based on IBM System x3950 X5 workload optimized servers.
09 Dec 2013

A power grid company advances renewable energy use ... Advanced weather forecasting helps predict resource availability

To effectively integrate unpredictable wind and solar energy into the power grid, this utility sought a way to reliably forecast weather patterns. The company collaborated with IBM® to develop an advanced analytics solution to maximize the aggregation of renewable energy to ...
03 Dec 2013

Regionalgas Euskirchen beats competitors to new business ... Cutting IT operational costs by migrating to the IBM Flex System offering

By consolidating its HP servers onto the highly scalable IBM Flex System platform and upgrading its network infrastructure with IBM technology, German energy provider Regionalgas Euskirchen has cut IT operational costs, helping it offer even better prices to customers and be...
25 Sep 2013

Verdo A/S unlocks the business opportunities of deregulation ... Enabling transparent billing services for a significantly larger customer base with help from IBM

To help achieve its goal of becoming the fourth-largest energy supplier in Denmark when deregulation went ahead, Verdo A/S implemented a high-performance private cloud platform for its new ERP solution - enabling it to offer billing services to a far larger customer base.
19 Jun 2013

Uttarakhand Power Corporation Ltd. powers up a smarter network ... Cutting costs and improving network health with an IBM solution built on Smarter Computing principles

Uttarakhand Power Corporation Ltd. transformed its operations, cut costs and reduced power outages after modernizing its network with a system that monitors consumption levels, detects network weaknesses and predicts where fraud is most likely to occur.
08 Apr 2013

Robert Heath Heating powers more flexible, strategic operations ... Supporting business growth with IBM systems

Virtualized IBM System x3650 class servers offer the flexibility needed to support a growing business. Smart IBM Systems Director software helps to lessen administrative burden on IT staff.
19 Feb 2013


This scientific institution is preparing the world for the advent of the smart power grid that delivers constant energy-pricing feedback to help optimize the system and better integrate renewable resources.
30 Nov 2012

Battelle ... Helping reduce energy costs and enhancing power grid reliability and performance

A nonprofit scientific institute in the United States spearheads a bold experiment in electric power conservation using IBM InfoSphere Streams software and the IBM Netezza High Capacity Appliance to test demand response supported by dynamic, demand-driven pricing models.
31 Oct 2012

Mahatransco transforms electricity transmission uptime to reach 99 percent with IBM and SAP

Working with IBM Global Business Services, the company implemented a comprehensive suite of SAP software on IBM Power Systems and IBM System x servers. IBM DB2 and IBM WebSphere Portal Express were also deployed. The implementation included the setup of a new data center and...
08 Oct 2012

Knauber Group modernises corporate management ... Flexibility and self-service for all departments with IBM Cognos Business Intelligence

Together with Knauber Group, IBM carried out a migration to the latest version of IBM Cognos® Business Intelligence. With the help of tailor-made dashboards and an intuitive user interface, about 20 professional specialists now manage all five Knauber Group companies.
30 Jul 2012