Advanced Digital Imaging Solution Provider Reports $10K in Annual Savings from Reduction in Maintenance Costs after Migrating Oracle Disaster Recovery (DR) Site to…

Client - OmniVision Technologies, Inc

Industry - Semiconductor Devices

About the client

OmniVision Technologies is a privately held fabless semiconductor company that designs and develops advanced digital imaging solutions for mobile phones, notebooks, webcams, surveillance cameras, digital still and video cameras, and automotive and medical imaging systems. OmniVision was the first company to introduce commercial image sensors using backside illumination (OmniBSI™). With more than 1,600 employees worldwide and over 6.5 billion products shipped, OmniVision is at the forefront of the digital imaging technology revolution. OmniVision was founded in 1995 and is headquarted in Santa Clara, California.

Business Challenges

  • Expensive dedicated pipe network
  • All maintenance tasks required in-person travel, increasing cost of maintenance
  • Frequent network timeout issues
  • Performance degradation due to network limitations
  • Issues with Oracle Application server and database server in DR site: Slow site sync, expensive and unusable as a standby database due to limited bandwidth
  • Unable to test DR solution in case of disaster/failure
  • DR site in frequent state of risk due to power failures, hardware, etc. (80% functional, 20% non-functional)