Europe Airpost: An IBM success story
Europe Airpost consolidates 70 HP servers to 8 BladeCenter HS22 blade servers reducing cost of ownership 60% in 2 months.
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The community speaks
"With the next-generation HS23, we’re seeing two to three times the performance we achieved with the prior-generation"
- Chris Koopmans, COO, Bytemobile, Inc.
"IBM blade and storage solutions really stand out from other products on the market: they are simply excellent. The IBM SAN Volume Controller storage virtualization features we implemented were the main reason we chose IBM technology for our SAP environment."
- Thomas Gießler, Head of Data Center, Burda Digital Systems
"With IBM Systems Director, we get much better visibility of the status of every component, so we can react immediately and resolve issues before they actually affect the business."
- Andrea Cicchirillo, IT Project Manager at KÖTTER Services
"The BladeCenter solution is more robust than any other system we’ve used in the past. With it, we’ve gained the confidence of our customers, banks and industry regulators, as well as substantially increasing our profitability."
- Miles Carroll, Chief Executive Officer, UPG
"This implementation is an important step towards standardizing the IT systems within the entire group. An application-independent server infrastructure based on IBM System x and IBM BladeCenter technology allows us to operate our business applications more efficiently. "
- Dirk Kastner, Chief Information Officer, EDEKA Südwest