Global Entertainment and Media Giant

Global Entertainment and Media Giant

Overview

A global entertainment and media giant organization that offers products and services across diversified entertainment segments from traditional media to consumer products and interactive media.  Their IT team is responsible for providing a wide array of diverse production and development IT services across different business teams to support leading innovation as well as new customer products, offerings and services.

Challenge

Implement a private cloud solution that leverages their HP investments, provides self-service requests and automates service provisioning to reduce  and control capital and operating costs while speeding delivery of services to business groups and customers.  They also needed a cloud solution that tracks, showsback, and chargesback for service resource usage.

Solution

Moab Cloud Suite integrated with HP Operations Orchestration and HP Server Automation and their VMware investments.

Results

  • Fast self-service delivery of complete IaaS  environments, reducing service delivery from 3 months to 30 minutes via  self-service user portal and auto provisioning
  • Heterogeneous VM creation and management to support existing virtualization investments with flexibility to expand to other virtualization options as desired with no vendor lock-in
  • Resource usage tracking for showback and chargeback of costs to users and business organizations
  • Guaranteed resource availability  with future cloud reservations to meet group and project needs