itelligence AG helps customers to react in real-time

In-memory processing improves business management

Published on 5-Nov-2012

Thanks to our IBM Systems solution for SAP HANA on IBM System x, we can offer our customers the high-performance and highly available service they need to meet their business goals.

Dr. Luke Winckelmann, Lead SAP HANA Expert and Customer Service Manager, itelligence AG

Customer
itelligence AG

Industry
Computer Services

Deployment country
Germany

Partner
SAP

Overview

itelligence is a full-service SAP solution provider, headquartered in Bielefeld, Germany. The company serves customers across all industries and offers a comprehensive service portfolio, including business process reengineering, SAP consulting, SAP application hosting, complete SAP solution outsourcing and IT security consulting. With offices in 21 countries, in North America, Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, and more than 2,500 highly qualified people, itelligence achieved revenues of €342.4 million in 2011.

Business need
IBM and SAP Business Partner itelligence frequently receives requests to create solutions to analyze huge quantities of customer data, delivering actionable information at high speed.

Solution
itelligence recommends and deploys the IBM® Systems solution for SAP HANA, which increases performance of common financial and business warehouse reports on average by more than 90 percent.

Benefits
Super-fast availability of sales, inventory and financial data based on real-time analytics helps itelligence clients to maximize their margins, improve stock turns and enhance business performance. Complex planning was accelerated by 66 percent, reducing planning time from 35 to only 12 hours.

Components

IBM products and services that were used in this case study.

Software
AIX, General Parallel File System for AIX

Hardware
BladeCenter, BladeCenter HS22, System x, System x: System x running hypervisor - VMware, , System x: System x3690 X5, System x: System x3950 X5

Services
IBM-SAP Alliance

Solution
Business Resiliency, Energy Efficiency, Enterprise Resource Planning, High Availability, Small & Medium Business, Virtualization, Virtualization - Server

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