Atos Origin: Moving on Up
Case Study for the Intel® Xeon® processor 7520: Energy: Efficiency, Environment, and Performance.
Intel® Xeon® processor 7520 provides foundation for business expansion. Atos Origin is an international information technology services company that provides clients with hi-tech transactional services, consulting, systems integration, and managed operations.
Hundreds of servers deliver hosted workplace services to government, telecommunication companies, the financial services industry, and other sectors. The company has an ongoing refresh cycle, which is designed to ensure it maintains its market segment-leading position. As part of this cycle, it tested the Intel® Xeon® processor 7520 to assess performance potential.
Challenges:: Galvanizing business: Atos Origin aimed to strengthen relationships with customers to solidify and grow its business. Server refresh cycle: The company wanted to ensure that its server workplace infrastructure was providing top performance and energy efficiency. Meeting customer requirements: Customers were increasingly asking for proof of a green strategy.
Solutions:: Benchmarks new processor. The company compared the performance of Intel® Xeon® processor 7520 against its existing workplace servers powered by the Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series.
Impact:: Higher performance rates: The Intel® Xeon® processor 7520 provided four times the performance of the Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series. Price drop: Servers powered by Intel® Xeon® processor 7520 led to estimated reductions in energy consumption and space savings of 25 percent. Customer gains: Strengthens customer relationships by passing on cost benefits to end users.
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