Internet Traffic Efficiency Initiative
Project lead: Adrian Dick, CTO
Project description: New Zealand-based ISP CallPlus cut the cost of its Net traffic by 20 percent through use of deep packet inspection, content redirection, and caching technologies, including Blue Coat caching servers, Cisco SCE2020 Deep Packet Inspection platforms, and Foundry's Content Redirecting Switch.
Industry: Service provider
Canadian Cancer Society www.cancer.ca
IT Consolidation and Optimization
Project lead: Gerry Holmes, Director of IT, Ontario Division
Project description: The Canadian Cancer Society consolidated 35 file servers to reduce maintenance and increase data protection, tapping VMware server virtualization and Riverbed WAN technology to optimize the performance of several mission-critical apps across its disparate locations.
Industry: Health care
City of Jacksonville www.coj.net
Vehicle GPS Tracking Project
Project lead: N. George Chakhtoura, GIS Manager
Project description: Jacksonville developed an infrastructure for automatically locating city vehicles, tapping GPS-enabled boxes, the city's existing UHF radio network, and geocoding and reporting software.
Colonial Life & Accident www.coloniallife.com
Integrated Benefits Enrollment Platform
Project lead: Chip James, AVP of IT
Project description: Colonial Life developed a comprehensive benefits enrollment platform to serve the needs of 6,500 benefits representatives, integrating the platform with existing operational mainframe systems to ensure consistent business rules management and data security.
Concur Technologies www.concur.com
SOA Initiative for Client Data Overview
Project lead: Brad Svee, IT Manager of Development