IBM System z Success stories

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Oncor transforms a data challenge into an information opportunity ... Using virtualized storage to manage information assets

Massive growth in data volumes created by the switch to advanced digital metering compromised Oncor's legacy storage solution. Nine IBM® XIV® Storage System units form a flexible and highly available architecture to secure smar t metering data, the company's most valuable as...
16 Dec 2013

Eletrobrás Termonuclear SA (Eletronuclear) ... Eletrobrás Termonuclear generates greater operational resilience

For safety and security reasons, Eletronuclear wanted to enhance systems resilience and improve operational efficiency. It simplified system administration with browser-based z/OS Management Facility and cut data backup from five hours to effectively zero with FlashCopy func...
03 Dec 2012

Utility provider accelerates processing and smart meter initiative ... IT staff selects latest version of IBM CICS software to power up systemwide integration

Utility provider accelerates processing and smart meter initiative deploying IBM® CICS® Transaction Server enabling the company to exploit an open transaction environment, automate service requests, distribute workloads evenly, broaden control in billing, reduce costs and re...
30 Apr 2012

Embasa improves data flows with SAP and IBM

Embasa hosted SAP ERP applications for business management on Linux partitions on an IBM System z196, with their databases on IBM DB2 for z/OS. The company deployed IBM System Storage DS8800 for data management. This is the first implementation of Linux on the IBM System z p...
12 Jan 2012

Oncor powers up storage capacity and flexibility, cuts complexity ... Provisioning new services in minutes with IBM XIV

Implemented nine IBM® XIV® Storage Systems, each with a full 79 TB of capacity, as the start-point in a scalable, robust, high-performance architecture that will ultimately handle up to 2 PB of data.
30 Nov 2011

Eletrobras Termonuclear SA solves company fusion challenges with SAP and IBM

Implemented IBM® System z9 servers to run its SAP® ERP applications, with IBM DB2® for z/OS® as the supporting database. Implemented IBM Tivoli® Storage Manager to provide SAP application data backup/recovery, including archive and restore services.
12 Aug 2011

Arizona Public Service further improves its batch-processing environment by enhancing its IBM platform with an IBM Business Partner solution.

APS teamed with IBM Business Partner Relational Architects International to implement the Smart/RRSAF solution, which offers a simple way to connect applications to the DB2 data server for batch processing.
22 Aug 2008