Savvis Case Study: Expanding the Cloud
Automation and Cost Savings in the Cloud
Expanding the cloud: Savvis expands its cloud offerings with new Intel® processors, increasing server density by 50 percent to support growth while controlling costs
Leading cloud computing provider Savvis needed to build an infrastructure for a new cloud computing offering while expanding existing environments to support continued customer growth. By selecting new servers based on the Intel® Xeon® processor 5600 series, Savvis is providing customers with improved application performance for all cloud offerings while increasing server density up to 50 percent compared with previous deployments. That density helps Savvis manage power, cooling, and real estate costs and retain a competitive edge by keeping customer pricing low.
• Build the infrastructure for a new infrastructure- as-a-service (IaaS) cloud computing offering while accommodating 100 percent year-over-year customer growth by expanding existing cloud environments.
• Customers to enhance server utilization for test and development while achieving outstanding performance for enterprise applications in production.
• Create dense, energy-efficient server environments that help manage power, cooling, and real estate expenses and enable the company to keep customer pricing low.
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