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Digicel Haiti Implements Oracle Exadata Database Machine to Help Meet Business Objectives

Digicel Haiti’s Rabih Youssef Receives Data Warehouse Leader of the Year Award for Latin America / Caribbean

Redwood Shores, Calif. – December 21, 2011

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Digicel Haiti has deployed Oracle Exadata Database Machine X2-2 to power its data warehouse system.
The communications company’s data warehouse is used to analyze Call Data Records (CDRs) and generate reports for deeper insight into subscribers and potential subscribers.
To support the company’s growth in subscriber base, implemented a half-rack Oracle Exadata Database Machine X2-2 in July 2011. Digicel Haiti purchased Oracle Exadata in April 2011.
Analysis and report performance has improved across the board with reports showing response time gains of 16x without any changes. Daily reports are now processed and delivered each morning to assist the business in strengthening and refining their sales strategies and campaigns.
At Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco 2011, Rabih Youssef, operations manager, IT Services, Digicel Haiti, was recognized as Data Warehouse Leader of the Year for Latin America / Caribbean.
Rabih Youssef and his team at Digicel Haiti are responsible for the communications company’s data warehouse, and led the migration to Oracle Exadata.
The award, one of several categories covered by the Oracle Excellence Awards, honors individuals who demonstrate excellent technical knowledge and innovative use of Oracle data warehouse technologies to the benefit of their business.
Oracle recognizes data warehouse leaders across Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Latin America / Caribbean, and North America.

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