As a trusted authority on data center migration, Altus has served a diverse group of clients across a wide variety of fields. With each new environment we encounter, we bring years of IT consulting experience in solving complex challenges to your organization. Below are case studies demonstrating the challenges and solutions we were able to deliver to our customers:


Global Insurance Company Data Center Consolidation

Profile: This firm is one of the largest insurance and financial services companies in the world, focusing on domestic property and casualty insurance, life insurance and retirement savings, asset management and strategic investments, Over the last 80 years, this company has grown from a small mutual auto insurer owned by policyholders to one of the [...]


National Insurance Company IT Migration

Profile: Firm is the 7th largest U.S. commercial insurer and the 14th largest U.S. property & casual insurer. They provide insurance protection to more than 1 million businesses and professionals in the U.S. and internationally. Headquartered in a major US city, they have offices throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe. Client Environment: Network latency had [...]


Cleveland Area Hospital Data Center Migration

Profile: This hospital is a public teaching hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University (CASE). Regionally and nationally recognized for excellence in providing comprehensive care to all people and is the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region. Has an internationally recognized burn center and provides 13 inpatient and outpatient facilities throughout Greater Cleveland [...]


Nonprofit Medical Center Data Center Move

Profile: This client was a nonprofit, multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. It operates 1,400 beds on its main campus and 4,450 beds system-wide with an occupancy rate of 69%.  It is divided into 27 Institutes handling 5.1 million patient visits per year. Client Environment: The environment [...]


Chemical Company Data Center Relocation

Since 1907, this client has researched, indexed and summarized chemistry-related articles from more than 40,000 scientific journals, totaling 24 million documents. The firm needed to relocate over 850 Unix distributed systems and associated peripherals so the relocation was invisible to their subscribers. With Altus helping, it was just that. Profile: This company is a team [...]


Financial Services Data Center Relocation

With assets of approximately $98 billion, this client is one of the nation’s largest bank-based financial services companies. Their data center needed relocation expertise to augment exiting staff’s knowledge of the bank with the knowledge of how best approach this type of project. Altus provided this expertise, leading to a successful data center move. Profile: [...]


Global Product Conglomerate Data Center Migration

A $6.9 billion global manufacturer of automotive, aerospace, marine, rail, and industrial supplies with 40,000 employees located in 36 countries needed to plan and execute a complete data center relocation. Altus adopted a proven methodology of collaboration to mitigate risk and successfully migrate servers, leading to full customer satisfaction. Profile: An innovative and diversified $6.9 [...]


Major U.S. Bank Data Center Relocation

One of the nation’s largest financial holding companies needed resources to maintain operations during a data center move. Altus pre-positioned data center infrastructure and used a large pool of qualified resources to maintain day to day activities of current staff, creating high customer satisfaction. Profile: This bank, headquartered in Ohio, is one of the nation’s [...]


National Healthcare Company Data Center Move

Profile: This company operates about 65 long-term acute care hospitals in 24 states, and about 285 skilled nursing facilities in 32 states. Services included long-term intensive care, respiratory services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation therapy, and Alzheimer’s disease care. Client Environment: Their environment consisted of a variety of distributed equipment such as Compaq, HP, Sun, IBM. [...]