Identified unused and under-utilized applications on mainframes and servers; migrated away over the course of 10 months resulting in $2M/annual savings.
Early adopted virtualized servers on mainframes & server saving $2.5M annually and accelerated the completion of the server project for the web environment by 3 months.
Re-architected the global network, implemented VOIP, and introduced a server based (web front-end) audio conferencing solution that saved $3.1M annually, and was completed in 5 months.
Implemented Global instance of Oracle (one), retired 4 older versions, automated the entire business operations function, saved $5+M and completed the project in 9 months.
Complete overhaul of the infrastructure, including Global implementation of Oracle, redesign of the network, desktop, new data center and included the engineering lab, saved over $20M and completed these projects within 16 months.
Launched a server consolidation project the resulted in the re-appropriation of some servers, retirement of others and reduced operational costs by $1M annually.
Built the infrastructure from the ground up with Open Source, over two dozen open source tools, completed within 17 months and saved over $6M.
Data Center designed to take full advantage of sustainable technologies, reducing energy and cooling costs by 32% (verified by PGE analysis), saving $1.1M annually in operational costs.
Consolidated 231 email domains into one for over 6,000 users saving $1.5M annually in licensing costs.
Re-architected the wireless infrastructure for better security and performance saving over $1.5M in annual infrastructure and telecommunication costs.
Re-architected the data center into a hosting center, providing capacity for departmental systems, thereby freeing up valuable building space and saving approximately $500K per year.