- Analytics & Modeling - Real Time Analytics
- Application Infrastructure & Middleware - Data Visualization
- Construction & Infrastructure
- Warehouse & Inventory Management
- Picking, Sorting & Positioning
- Real-Time Location System (RTLS)
- Cloud Planning, Design & Implementation Services
- System Integration
Enterprise procurement and third-party logistics systems have many moving parts, and data disconnects can lead to inefficiencies and wasted resources. Dell's existing inventory and enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, Glovia, provided batch data updates, with reports available every 30 minutes, and was not integrated with Dell's supply chain systems. These factors led to data disconnects and did not support the needs of a fast-paced global enterprise. Glovia reporting queries were taking too much compute power, and its storage needs were exploding. Dell needed to streamline its data footprint and optimize its inventory processes by modernizing PRISM and moving from batch data updates to real-time streaming reports.
About The Customer
Dell Technologies, founded by Michael Dell in 1984, is one of the largest companies in the world, with more than 165,000 employees. It delivers solutions that help customers prepare for anything, anytime. Dell needed to optimize its inventory processes and streamline its data footprint to support its fast-paced global enterprise.
Dell Technologies chose SingleStore, a multi-model relational database built for speed, scale, and agility, to modernize its PRISM inventory system. SingleStore supports all major data types, including JSON objects, and ingests data directly from Apache Kafka, enabling real-time data delivery. It offers ultra-fast ingest, low latency, high-performance queries, and the ability to handle petabyte-scale data volumes. Dell runs SingleStoreDB Self-Managed in its virtual machine farms to maintain control over sensitive data. PRISM runs on a 20-node SingleStore cluster deployed across data centers for business continuity. SingleStore powers real-time operational analytics and reporting for PRISM.
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