Virtualization of servers of ŠKODA and SEAT cars in the UK24. 08. 2009
DEFINITY Systems finished successfully a virtualization of the system for booking and selling new ŠKODA and SEAT cars in the UK.
The system OVEx New Cars guarantees a process of booking and distribution of the new ŠKODA and SEAT cars in the market of the UK. The system was developed and it is maintained by the company DEFINITY Systems.
Due to a constant increase of the number of demands on application and lately partly also due to introducing of scrap benefits, it was necessary to enhance the productivity and availability of the whole system with the help of enhancing the hardware and making a virtualization of all the servers OVEx New Cars.
The virtualization was divided into three individual periods. In successive steps an application server for selling Škoda cars, a database server Škoda + Seat and finally an application server for selling Seat cars were virtualized on the platform VMware ver. 2.0. All the works were made directly in the quarters of the British distributor in Milton Keynes.
In present time the complete background of the booking and selling system OVEx New Cars is virtualized and transferred to the new hardware. The virtualization will significantly simplify maintaining the software and hardware, the new hardware will contribute for a better availability and it will make a performance reserve for a growing business of the importer.