Founded nearly 60 years ago, Algar Telecom S.A. provides fixed telephony, mobile, internet, data communication, cable and satellite TV, and long distance telephone services, as well as data center services, cloud computing, network management and security to more than 1 million customers across Brazil. The company is part of the Algar Group, a Brazilian group established in 1929 with operations throughout Brazil.
"After analyzing other platforms, we chose Oracle Exadata Database Machine due to its scalability and robustness. We have continued to increase capacity without the need for additional hardware investment. With Oracle Exadata, we can track performance in detail and process various calculations, cubes, and dashboards for about 1,000 users simultaneously," said Rogerio Okada, security and infrastructure coordinator, Algar Telecom.
"Oracle Advanced Customer Support Services provided support during every level and stage of the project, from the proof of concept to data migration and go-live. The project proceeded on time, even in light of the large volume of data that we had to migrate from the previous platform. The process was quite simple and transparent for our internal users," Okada said.