An Asia Pacific Bank

Achieving 25 percent annual decrease in power costs with efficient endpoint management

Published on 21 Sep 2012

Customer
An Asia Pacific Bank

Industry
Banking

Deployment country
Australia

Overview

In 2011, the Environmental team for this Asia Pacific bank asked IT staff to help reduce the bank’s carbon footprint. With IT departments often viewed as cost centers, the IT team saw it as an ideal opportunity to demonstrate the benefits of effective systems management.

Business need
This Asia Pacific bank sought to build a framework for efficient endpoint management that would increase patch compliance, reduce power costs, and streamline software distribution processes.

Solution
With IBM® Endpoint Manager, built on BigFix® technology, the bank’s systems management staff can rapidly remediate, protect, and report in real time on its endpoints—from PCs and laptops to mobile devices and ATMs.

Benefits
More than 25 percent annual reduction in power costs; 99.99 percent patch compliance; 99 percent faster software package distribution

Components

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

Software
Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Lifecycle Management, Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Patch Management, Tivoli Endpoint Manager for Power Management

Legal information

TIC14252-USEN-00

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