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A*STAR — The agency for science, technology and research

A*Star had high levels of user discontent and not enough computational resources for the population of users or the number of research projects. Platform LSF acted as the single unifying workload scheduler and helped rapidly increase resource utilization.
13 Nov 2012

Genomic research evolves with HPC

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, produced 120 TB of raw data per week that had to be processed for analysis. Platform LSF helped the Institute run up to half a million sequence matching jobs a day, resulting in improved workload management, researchers’ efficiency and time-t...
13 Nov 2012

Lallemand gains faster insight into global margins ... Accelerating business reporting and budgeting

Working with IBM Premier Business Partner Globalsult, Lallemand deployed IBM® Cognos® Business Intelligence on top of a central data warehouse, using IBM Cognos Data Manager to extract and transform data from operational systems. The company also deployed IBM Cognos Planning...
02 Aug 2012

LEO Pharma boosts sales power ... Company-wide analysis and reporting system provides timeliness and transparency

IBM Cognos® Business Intelligence provides access to all sales data from any authorised device via the internet. Easy-to-use sales and management dashboards offer current-day overviews on achieved revenues and incurred costs at any time.
04 Jul 2012

The right recipe for greater efficiency ... Pharmaceutical group Takeda increases transparency and lowers costs with IBM Cognos TM1

Takeda implemented SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse, which collates financial data on a daily basis. This provided a platform for the company to introduce a central, web-based reporting and planning system based on IBM® Cognos® TM1®, which automates the entire reporting and ...
11 May 2012

Earthwatch partners with HSBC citizen scientists to combat climate change ... IBM social software supports transformative learning and an expanding community of leaders

Corporate employees learn about climate change using IBM Connections social software. Widening conversations via social channels have created informed activists in this global company, helping to change its ways of doing business operating in its industry while saving millio...
03 May 2012

Nomeco springs ahead of the competition ... Accelerating order fulfillment to increase customer satisfaction

Nomeco implemented two IBM® Power® 770 servers running a total of 21 logical partitions (LPARs), enabling the company to run both the IBM i 6.1 and IBM AIX® operating systems side-by-side on the same IBM POWER7® processors. The company also deployed an IBM Storwize® V7000 vi...
03 May 2012

PHYSnet doubles its file serving performance ... With a powerful, highly virtualized IBM solution

PHYSnet at the University of Hamburg implemented a virtual distributed configuration for its OpenAFS file system based on two IBM PowerLinux 7R2 servers. To provide the architecture needed to run OpenAFS effectively, PHYSnet used IBM PowerVM virtualization technology.
19 Apr 2012

Pfizer finds a sophisticated solution to European VAT compliance ... Reducing business risk by monitoring transactions in real time

Pfizer worked with ICit, an IBM® Premier Business Partner, to create a solution that would analyse all EU transactions against their assigned VAT code, generate a report to highlight anomalies, and send it to the appropriate indirect tax analyst for review and re-coding. The...
29 Feb 2012

Infosphere Client Montage Video ... Leveraging IBM Infosphere products to achieve business optimization

Leveraging a data warehouse to get information to the right people at the right time, featuring quotes from Elie Tahari, Crop Production Services and American Heart Association
06 Dec 2011

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