Business Challenge story
Balluff knew that slow access to finance and business reports threatened productivity and potential growth. How could executives gain fast insight into critical data to make better business decisions?
The company moved its SAP Business Warehouse to IBM® DB2® with BLU Acceleration, running on IBM Power Systems™ with IBM AIX® and IBM PowerHA®.
Balluff achieved 98 percent faster access to business data, 50 percent faster response times in SAP ERP and 7x faster access to documents and near real-time access to essential information.
- DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows
- DB2 with BLU Acceleration
- IBM-SAP Alliance
- SAP CRM
- SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse
- STG Lab Services: Power (AIX)
- STG Lab Services: Storage
- Software Services for Information Management
- Storage: IBM TS3500 Tape Library
- Storage: IBM XIV
- Power Systems
- Storage: IBM FlashSystem 840
- Storage: Tape & Optical Storage