You are here

IMP Group International Inc.

IMP Group Solix EDMS Database Archiving to improve application performance, meet its business goals and lower maintenance cost and effort for its JD Edwards application.
  CASE STUDY
 
IMP Group International Inc. is a diversified, global organization with operations in aerospace, aviation, healthcare, industrial marine, property management, hospitality and information services. With 3700 people in 8 major divisions, IMP has been using JD Edwards EnterpriseOne to manage its operations. The complex processes required to manage diverse businesses from aerospace to property services has resulted in complex setup, maintenance and data management processes for their JD Edwards application. IMP Group needed a way to better manage its ERP infrastructure as its business grew and so also the transactional data in the JD Edwards environment running on MS SQL Server.
 
IMP is running several modules of JD Edwards, including General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Sales Order Management, Procurement and Work Order Management. The system was running into performance issues during peak periods and month end closings. Furthermore, key business and operational processes could not be completed during the available time windows. IMP looked to Solix EDMS Database Archiving to improve application performance, meet its business goals and lower maintenance cost and effort for its JD Edwards application.
 
Solix Technologies Solutions: Solix Database Archiving
 

The Challenge

 

The Result

  • Large amounts of historical and scarcely accessed data
  • Seriously affected application performance
  • Needed to retain ready access to archived data
  • Creating test databases takes a long time
  • Database size expected to reduce by 25%
  • Application performance enhanced
  • Historical data moved to lower cost storage
  • Users can still access archived data online from their JD Edwards application
  • Reduced back-up time. New release upgrades will be much faster