Case studies: By industry

for IBM and SAP

By industry > Electronics


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Freescale climbs into the cloud and cuts IT costs by around 20 percent with IBM and SAP

Freescale migrated its global SAP ERP instance from a dedicated hardware environment to the IBM SmartCloud for SAP Applications platform, working with IBM Global Technology Services to complete the move in just eight hours.
18 Nov 2013

V-Guard Industries Ltd. generates greater efficiency with IBM and SAP

V-Guard embarked on a major business transformation project and deployed SAP ERP and SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence solutions, with assistance from IBM Global Business Services.
09 Jan 2013

Leading North American electronics manufacturer optimizes operations with IBM and SAP

The electronics manufacturer chose to consolidate its SAP applications to three IBM Power Systems™ servers, and virtualize other systems to an IBM System x® 3850 server running VMware. IBM DB2® provides information management for the SAP applications.
01 Jun 2012

Balluff transforms SAP application landscape with IBM Power Systems and IBM XIV Storage Systems

This paper describes the transformation of a traditional three-tier SAP software landscape with standard SAN storage to a fully virtualized environment based on IBM Power Systems with IBM PowerVM and IBM XIV Storage Systems. Along the way, the customer has reduced complexity...
12 Dec 2011

Sony Europe maximizes availability for SAP applications with IBM System z, Power Systems and DB2

Sony Europe upgraded to IBM System z10 for improved performance, enabling the introduction of new web shops and a sophisticated online ‘Configure To Order’ capability for the Sony VAIO product range.
30 Jun 2011

Sharp Corporation creates information agility with SAP and IBM

Sharp deployed IBM Power Systems p595 servers running IBM AIX®, IBM DB2®, IBM WebSphere® Application Server, IBM WebSphere MQ, IBM WebSphere Message Broker, IBM Tivoli® OMEGAMON®, IBM Global Integrated View (GIView) Planner, IBM Global Integrated View (GIView) Enterprise MES...
06 Oct 2010

One small change for Balluff transforms customer relations, with help from SAP and IBM

IBM Global Business Services and Balluff created a unified, drastically simplified single new order code, managed from within its core SAP applications. The new order codes represent a unique identifier for a Balluff product with defined technical characteristics.
19 Feb 2010

Kyocera Mita Europe performs a successful SAP upgrade with IBM Global Business Services

IBM Global Business Services helped Kyocera Mita Europe plan and execute an upgrade to SAP ERP 6.0 and IBM DB2 9.1, using the Combined Upgrade and Unicode Conversion (CU&UC) methodology. To avoid business disruption, IBM helped the company run both the new and the old enviro...
10 Sep 2009

Vishay virtualizes its SAP ERP environment with IBM Power Systems

Vishay migrated its SAP application onto IBM Power Systems servers as a standardized platform in all data centers, using both server and storage virtualization. The company deployed IBM PowerHA to provide failover and disaster protection, with IBM Tivoli to automate storage,...
03 Apr 2009

Whirlpool Corporation focuses on operational excellence as global growth shifts into high gear

Whirlpool engaged IBM Global Business Services to reconstitute its fragmented business processes with best practices across all of its processes and lines of business.
23 Dec 2008