LinuxWorld SF 2008: Apatar Case Study with Autodesk and Transocean

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LinuxWorld SF 2008: Apatar Case Study with Autodesk and Transocean

  1. 1. Insomniac Games/Sony Computer Entertainment Case Study - Professional Open Source at Autodesk & Transocean LinuxWorld San Francisco - August 5, 2008 Jason Pratt, Autodesk, Inc. Renat Khasanshyn, Apatar, Inc Image courtesy of Magna Steyr Design
  2. 2. Autodesk Customers use our technologies to create digital models and workflows that help them visualize, simulate, and analyze their designs. This enables them to experience their ideas before they are real and improve the real world performance of their projects.
  3. 3. Autodesk: Financial Strength  Founded 1982  Revenue $2+ billion  Operating margin +25%  Cash and equivalents $800+ million  No debt
  4. 4. Apatar: Open Source Data Integration  Founded in 2008 Apatar Connectors Salesforce.com SugarCRM XML  30,000+ downloads POP3 Buzzsaw LDAP OpenBravo Amazon CSV/TXT  4500+ Users Compiere SMTP/FTP DB2 MySQL MS SQL Oracle
  5. 5. Apatar: The Big Idea
  6. 6. Autodesk Buzzsaw and Professional Open Source Image Courtesy of Uniform Communications LDT
  7. 7.  X users  X companies  X countries
  8. 8. Case Study The world’s largest offshore drilling company
  9. 9. The Transocean Challenge • Wanted to allow rig personnel to search Autodesk Buzzsaw knowledgebase • Users were accustomed to Google Desktop, but no central repository existed
  10. 10. Solution: Google Mini To Index and Provide Search
  11. 11. Data Integration Challenges Data Integration Google mini can’t index Buzzsaw folders out of the box Data Access - users have to authenticate three times: a) To access Buzzsaw b) To access Google mini page with search results c) To open files in Buzzsaw through URL passed through Google Mini Service Uptime Management Had to ensure network and availability monitoring
  12. 12. Open Source Stack  Red Hat  MySQL  Apatar  Zenoss
  13. 13. Data flow schema Data Center in Los Angeles
  14. 14. RedHat Linux to Host Integration Server
  15. 15. Apatar to extract documents
  16. 16. Google Mini to index documents
  17. 17. Solution: Zenoss to monitor server availability
  18. 18. The Result
  19. 19. Resources  Autodesk Buzzsaw API Toolkit for Developers http://projectpoint.buzzsaw.com/!/download/ProjectPointAPIToolkit.exe www.autodesk.com/buzzsaw  Apatar / Free Datamaps Download www.apatarforge.org www.apatar.com
  20. 20. Questions? Jason Pratt jason.pratt@autodesk.com Renat Khasanshyn renat.k@apatar.com

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