Lease Plan is one of the largest fleet management companies in the world. Historically, the IT infrastructure that supported its European business resided in each individual country.
This all changed in 2002 when it was decided to centralise the infrastructure in Dublin. The consolidation project had two m ain drivers: reducing costs and building a single delivery platform to help the group follow through on its globalisation plans.
Click here to see how Lease Plan gained business success from this consolidation, by placing its servers with in a third-party facility owned and run by a specialist data centre operator.
This was first published in September 2007