Customer Stories

A large US investment bank

A large US investment bank, with over $2 trillion in assets under management, has selected Amulet Hotkey CoreStationVM630 virtual blade workstations  after a successful trial with the most demanding traders. The CoreStation VM630 blades is central to the bank transition from desk-side trader workstations to a virtualized. The CoreStation VM630 blade incorporates an Amulet Hotkey DXG-P6 virtual GPU card with a NVIDIA Telsa P6 GPU accelerator. Each blade uses VMware vSphere 6.5, VMware Horizon 7 virtualization and NVIDIA GRID vPC software for trader workstations using Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise OS.

The trading floor goals include delivering the same performance as a dedicated workstation, creating a standard solution for trader workstations, simplifying deployment and management and improving disaster recovery capability while mitigating potential down-time risks. The Amulet Hotkey CoreStation VM630 with DXG-P6 and DXZ4 zero clients provide an agile, flexible and high-reliability solution with an ultra-wide curved screen experience to meet these goals while satisfying the most demanding traders.

 


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The Bank of New York Mellon is an investments company with over $1.7 trillion assets under management. Amulet Hotkey CoreStation DXM blade workstations and quad display DXZ4 zero clients provide a high-performance and high-reliability solution to meet the needs of the trading floor demands.

 


A national security organization

A national security agency with a mandate to protect information of national interest through leading-edge technology deployed Amulet Hotkey CoreStation DXM blade workstations and DXZC zero clients provide secure access to high-performance workstations.

 


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FOX Networks Group (formerly FOX International Channels) re-versions National Geographic and Fox material, creates ads, promos and prepares programs for transmission and on-demand viewing for Sky and Virgin in the UK and others in Africa. Jigsaw24 (foremerly Root6) deployed Amulet Hotkey KVM Extender and remote workstation products at Fox Network Group to streamline post-production operations while maintaining performance required by their professionals.

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ITV took advantage of an office move to re-design the studio and production workflow using Amulet Hotkey remote workstation products. Jigsaw24 (formerly Root6) led the installation and transition from the old office and workflow to the new office with an optimzied workflow using centralized workstations.

“When Root6 introduced us to Amulet we were impressed with the responsiveness – there’s no noticeable lag at all” “It’s been quite an experience… Important, we didn’t skip a beat during the transitionand we can now look forward to working in a much more collaborative and efficient environment.” – Taig McNam, ITV Technical Manager.

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Jackson National Life, a subsidiary of Prudential Financial, is a U.S. company with over $200 billion in assets that offers annuities for retail investors and fixed income products for institutional investors.  Jackson National Life uses Amulet Hotkey CoreStation virtual workstation solutions to improve performance and productivity with compute and graphics acceleration for their virtual workstations.

 


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Motion Picture Solutions is a leading film services company offering an end-to-end solution from post-production and mastering through to distribution, KDMs and technical support for screenings. MPS uses a combination of Remote Workstation cards and DXiP rack cards external remote access for MAC’s to provide secure remote access to workstations from zero clients.

 


A Norwegian Defence Organization

Selected Amulet Hotkey DXZC-M zero client. DXZC-M provides a SFP slot for copper or fiber network connections.

 


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NATO Northern Europe Command – Command & Control Information System is an Air C2 system with air, land and maritime functionality. The NEC CCIS System Support Centre (SSC) develops and maintains custom software applications for the NEC CCIS to ensure compliance with NATO and national operational and technical requirements. NEC CCIS SSC used Amulet Hotkey zero clients for secure and reliable access for their remote and distributed user base.

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Nedbank is one of Africa’s largest banking groups with diversified financial services including: wholesale and retail banking, insurance, asset management and wealth management solutions.  Nedbank uses Amulet Hotkey CoreStation DXM630 remote blades and DXZ4 zero clients for their trading workstations to avoid downtime risks and meet high-availability and business continuity requirements.