View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Networks
June 27, 2012

Casio selects Red Hat and IBM technology to strengthen IT infrastructure

IBM and Red Hat are working together to offer customers open virtualisation applications to address key business challenges

By CBR Staff Writer

Japanese electronics manufacturing company Casio Computer has selected a combination of Red Hat virtualisation software and IBM systems optimise the global IT infrastructure within its business development department and create business models to gain competitive advantage.

Casio said it will deploy Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization and Red Hat Enterprise Linux on IBM BladeCenter.

Casio Production & Purchasing Division deputy senior general manager Atsushi Yazawa said Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization is suited for Casio because it provides a key foundation for cloud deployments.

"With Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization on IBM hardware, we have been able to reduce costs significantly while also speeding up procurement, which has helped the company successfully handle business management challenges," Yazawa said.

IBM and Red Hat are working together to offer customers open virtualisation applications to save money, improve time-to-market, adopt dual-source virtualisation strategies and build clouds.

The electronics manufacturing company also plans to transit to a cloud environment. The company currently uses its own privately built consolidated infrastructure platform, but is also considering using a public cloud environment in the future.

Content from our partners
Rethinking cloud: challenging assumptions, learning lessons
DTX Manchester welcomes leading tech talent from across the region and beyond
The hidden complexities of deploying AI in your business

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.
THANK YOU