HP

HP is a multinational IT company headquartered in Palo Alto, California. It provides hardware, software and services to consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health and education sectors.

HP is a multinational IT company headquartered in Palo Alto, California. It provides hardware, software and services to consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health and education sectors.

“Informatica is the trump card as we have implemented a massive migration of these applications. Our Integration Competency Center is built to support 400 uses of Informatica. Moreover, we will soon have 99.9% availability, essential for such mission-critical applications.”

— Furio Lanzoni, Infrastructure Architect, HP

Business Need

Consolidate 85 data centers worldwide into three sites, reducing computing expenses by several billion dollars.

Migrate decision support applications as part of the consolidation, which include finance, inventory management, purchasing, etc.

Challenges

Migrate more than 75 applications to new data center, including multiple databases containing approximately 40 terabytes of data.

Complete data integration project on a tight timeline.

Solutions & Results

Reduced computing expenses by billions of dollars.

Achieved 99.9% availability of critical applications in just 18 months.

Consolidated 85 data centers into three.

Technologies Used

Informatica PowerCenter

Accesses, integrates, and delivers any and all data quickly and cost-effectively, without hand coding.

Informatica PowerExchange

Accesses mission-critical data and delivers it throughout the enterprise wherever it’s needed, on any schedule.

Success Stories

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Western Union

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M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Informatica empowered scientific and clinical collaboration at this renowned cancer center by turning data into knowledge and facilitating self-service business intelligence