Industry: Finance and Insurance
In order to expand virtualization, optimization, and web services technologies across multiple operating locations, Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) needed greater insight into how the different systems were working together.
Expanding virtualization, optimization, and Web services technologies across multiple operating locations had increased the complexity of DTCC’s IT infrastructures, changing the relationships between components, applications, and users. DTCC’s infrastructure management team needed greater insight into how the different systems were working together, and needed to be alerted to information vital to effective management of business service delivery.
Cascade is used across DTCC’s information technology operations, network engineering, application support and security operations groups to broadly identify and resolve network, security, system, and application issues.
It has enabled DTCC to visualize a complex and intricate application architecture. DTCC can see the interdependencies of data sources, servers, transactional tiers and client connections. They can get this rich data even though a significant percentage of traffic to their production application is encrypted.
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