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Mergers and Acquisitions Made Easy (And Successful)
Leverage data virtualization for seamless M&A that deliver expected gains.Companies engage in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) to gain new capabilities, reduce operational costs, eliminate competitors, and enter new markets. Unfortunately, most M&A eff orts fail to deliver the results that upper management expects.One reason for this high failure rate is that M&A activities need to be resolved as quickly as possible, since they carry a cost, yet they require complex integrations at the technology level, which take time. Employee and customer data, sales processes, and financial...
AAA Uses Virtualized Data to Implement New Organizational Structure and Deliver Flexible Information Architecture
AAA of Northern CA, NV, and UT recently reorganized its operations to create a for-profit insurance division and a not-for-profit auto division (Auto Club). While the Auto Club put in place its data center, integration platforms and applications, it shared IT resources with the insurance division so as to keep its operational applications, like reporting tool sand call centers, working as usual. As a result, the company was looking for a way to create an abstraction layer that deployed quickly and continued to feed the operational applications while migration continued under the hood.From a...
AAA Changes Wheels While Driving 70mph: Virtualized Data Helps Implement New Organizational Structure and Delivers Flexible Information Architecture
AAA of Northern CA, NV, and UT, an automotive, travel, insurance and financial services provider, recently decided to separate its auto club and insurance divisions into separate companies with separate data centers. AAA's Information Management team realized they needed to avert data chaos in the short term by providing a buffer layer for managed migration of data and applications. For this they chose data virtualization. This also allowed them to maintain many existing data services to application and analytical users, while bringing up new services and changing the underlying data sources...
Krish Krishnan Interviews AAA NCNU on Their Data Virtualization Deployment
Krish Krishnan, a leading industry analyst interviews Masha Bykin, Data Delivery Manager, and Anthony Kopec, Data Solutions Architect, at AAA of Northern CA, NV, and UT on the data challenges they faced as a result of organizational restructuring at the company and why and how they used Data Virtualization to not only address these challenges, but also lay the foundation for an agile and flexible information architecture.The interview also includes Suresh Chandrasekaran, SVP, Denodo Technologies who provides his inputs on how companies are now moving in the direction of greater data sharing...
Data Virtualization: Enabling a Business-centered Integration Design
Application integration remains a key challenge for all sizes of organizations, but the old models for it are wearing thin. Rather than doing integration with a mindset of “make it easier to live with all our application silos”, the future lies in doing integration with a mindset of "recovering coherent business operations and data despite the silos." In this webinar, Randy Heffner of Forrester Research, will describe the shift to business-centered integration – "digital business design" as Forrester calls it – highlighting multiple successful case studies as well as the foundational role of...