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Reducing Operational Costs and Improving Quality of Service at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Customs and Border Protection within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security implemented Oracle Exadata* and improved query performance by 30x. Queries that used to take two-and-a-half hours to complete now return in about four minutes. The organization also simplified system support and positioned itself strategically for the future.
Improvements in widely available compute, storage, and network components are rapidly improving the ability of commercial, academic, and government organizations to handle big data effectively. Intel has demonstrated dramatic results from optimized, balanced Apache Hadoop clusters that include the latest Intel® Xeon® processors, solidstate local storage, and 10 Gigabit Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapters.