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Sol English Scales Its Business at Lower Cost with Oracle PaaS and Oracle IaaS

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With Oracle Database Cloud Service and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Classic, we launched the online management system 8x faster and cut upfront costs by 90%. Users can also easily access and book virtual English classes anytime, anywhere, helping us to grow our business.

— Sung Han Kim, CEO, Sol English Corp.

Sol English Deploys Real-Time Booking System in Just 1 Week Instead of 8 Weeks and Cuts Initial Costs by 90% with Oracle

Sol English Corp specializes in providing professional English-speaking courses via video education. Its goal is to become the best English-speaking partner for future global leaders.

To improve user experience and convenience, Sol English wanted to build a simple online management system to minimize costs and enable students to easily manage class bookings. 
 
Challenges
  • Provide an online booking system and enable students to easily select, schedule, and cancel classes with their teachers 
  • Deploy the online system in a short time and reduce costs by using a flexible and scalable cloud platform and infrastructure
Results
  • Launched the online management system 8x faster—in just 1 week instead of 2 months—by gaining a robust development platform and scalable infrastructure with Oracle Database Cloud Service and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Classic
  • Cut initial deployment costs by 90% by migrating to Oracle Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Oracle Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) rather than purchasing servers and network hardware
  • Enhanced user experience by allowing students to check and manage their class bookings and make payment anytime via the online system
  • Improved ability to scale the education business by providing a highly stable and reliable online management system for teachers around the world to access the system without issues
  • Ensured high availability and efficient management by automatically launching and recovering instances and managing computing and storage workloads with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Classic
  • Enabled the business to focus on growth and increased management team’s satisfaction by minimizing resources to maintain and operate the system with Oracle PaaS and Oracle IaaS

 

Oracle PaaS and Oracle IaaS are very easy to manage and compared to other vendors, offered the highest cost efficiency in performance The Oracle engineer assigned to us was also professional and reliable, helping us to quickly resolve issues during installation.

— Sung Han Kim, CEO, Sol English Corp.

Execution

Sol English built a real-time online management system with Oracle Database Cloud Service and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Classic and completed the migration to Oracle Cloud in just one month. Oracle also provided ongoing support and training on operation and maintenance and assisted the staff members to enhance system management.

About Sol English

Headquarters

 
Seoul, Korea

Employees

 
50
Established in 2017, Sol English is a professional English-education provider with over 50 qualified native teachers. It offers self-motivated and personalized English-speaking classes via video education.
Published:  Jun 28, 2018