Case Study: Fitness Company Drives Growth With a Powerful Data Warehouse Solution

Siloed data-storage systems were preventing a large and fast-growing franchisor and operator of fitness centers from gaining important insights to drive further business growth. Access to and visibility of critical customer data was unleashed with the help of Sirius. By implementing a full complement of IBM Analytics solutions, and integrating IBM Cognos Analytics with the [...]

By |2019-03-20T11:03:48-05:00March 22nd, 2019|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Fitness Company Drives Growth With a Powerful Data Warehouse Solution

Case Study: Honolulu Launches Enterprise Application to Boost Efficiency

The City and County of Honolulu needed an innovative IT approach that would enable the public entity to adopt up-to-date development practices while also building on its mainframe investments. With expertise and support from Sirius and IBM, Honolulu transitioned to a service-oriented architecture (SOA) and updated its mainframe environment with IBM z13 technology. Now, the [...]

By |2019-02-11T11:06:38-05:00February 15th, 2019|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Honolulu Launches Enterprise Application to Boost Efficiency

Case Study: Conglomerate Transforms Holdings’ Security Programs

  A privately held corporation with a large, diversified portfolio wanted to ensure that the security risk at each of its subsidiaries was aligned with the parent organization’s tolerance for risk, without severely hampering autonomy. With the help of the Sirius Security practice, the client developed a new global security program with a governance model [...]

By |2019-01-24T11:37:53-05:00January 28th, 2019|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Conglomerate Transforms Holdings’ Security Programs

Case Study: Sirius Helps an Insurance Company Comply with New Security Regulations

To meet New York State compliance deadlines for its new security regulation and rapidly achieve operational sophistication, a property and casualty insurer engaged Sirius to architect, install and remotely manage an enterprisewide IBM QRadar SIEM solution. With the help of Sirius, an IBM Platinum Business Partner, the insurer was able to address a critical component [...]

By |2019-01-21T16:21:35-05:00January 4th, 2019|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Sirius Helps an Insurance Company Comply with New Security Regulations

Case Study: A Virtualized EHR System Built to Scale

A growing, multistate healthcare system faced numerous efficiency challenges with its Epic-based electronic health record (EHR) system, which was running on multiple servers in a bare-metal farm. The arrangement forced the healthcare system’s IT department to spend an enormous amount of time and resources managing the system with limited ability to realize the full physical [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:24-05:00November 30th, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: A Virtualized EHR System Built to Scale

Case Study: Sirius Helps a County Government Simplify, Protect and Manage Its Data Centers

A metropolitan county government serving a population of 250,000 needed to modernize its dated data centers. Read this case study and learn how this Sirius client of more than a decade was able to implement a cost-effective infrastructure platform based on a VersaStack converged infrastructure that is actively mirrored across both of its data centers. [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:38-05:00September 4th, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Sirius Helps a County Government Simplify, Protect and Manage Its Data Centers

Case Study: Fast-Growing Electrical Supplies Distributor Modernizes Its Recovery Strategy

A distributor of electrical supplies was rapidly expanding its IT infrastructure to support the aggressive growth of its business, but was doing so with an outdated, on-premises data center and limited IT staff and management resources. The client’s disaster recovery strategy did not offer the appropriate services to support its critical applications with speed and [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:40-05:00August 24th, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Fast-Growing Electrical Supplies Distributor Modernizes Its Recovery Strategy

Video Case Study: Sirius Helps the Legendary Boys Town Transform Its Core Network Infrastructure

Boys Town, a 101-year-old service organization supporting at-risk families across the United States, was challenged with two different core network infrastructures in its two data centers. Incompatibilities between the two limited the functionality of the Boys Town network, as well as its ability to extend services and grow the organization. The Boys Town network supports [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:40-05:00August 17th, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Video Case Study: Sirius Helps the Legendary Boys Town Transform Its Core Network Infrastructure

Case Study: Sirius Helps a Housing Authority Build a Disaster Recovery Program

Utah Housing Corporation (UHC) lacked a disaster recovery program for its primary computing resources. Although UHC was backing up data both locally and to the cloud, it did not have a recovery data center or redundant hardware that could be used to restore its data and resume business operations in a timely fashion. In a [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:41-05:00August 10th, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Sirius Helps a Housing Authority Build a Disaster Recovery Program

Case Study: Insurer Achieves Transformation Employing APIs and Service-Oriented Architecture

Acuity, a Wisconsin-based insurance provider, needed to improve its development process, as its legacy applications had evolved into a siloed infrastructure that was dramatically inhibiting its ability to respond to business needs. Acuity is a $1.5 billion personal and business insurance provider operating in 26 states. Its former application development process and tools required the [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:56-05:00May 2nd, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Insurer Achieves Transformation Employing APIs and Service-Oriented Architecture