Business SituationIn recent years, Siemens AG has divested itself of certain parts of the company in order to concentrate fully on its core competences. Within the scope of these divestments, or "carve-outs", it was necessary to save extensive amounts of data had to be saved in a cost-effective manner with a simple real-time search functionality. The huge amount of data, approximately 100 TB, posed one of the biggest challenges.
SolutionAvanade and Accenture designed and implemented a solution that uses SharePoint out-of-the-box functionality. They also developed user-defined components in order to integrate RetrievalWare and NetApp search software in SharePoint as a storage system.