Date : 01/10/2012
When a project requires a new application, we can deliver a server much faster than in our legacy environment. The 98 percent reduction in the time we need to deploy servers has accelerated our execution of customer projects companywide.
Waldemar Augusto de Oliveira Neto, IT Infrastructure Manager, Engevix Engineering, Brazil
ChallengeEngevix Engineering strives to meet standards of excellence in the efficiency of services it provides customers. The firm saw an opportunity to boost efficiency in its IT infrastructure by virtualizing servers.
SolutionThe company worked with Dell on the design and implementation of a Microsoft® Hyper-V™-based virtual infrastructure that runs on Dell™ PowerEdge™ servers and Dell EqualLogic™ storage.
Benefits• 98 percent less time to deploy project servers (3 hours vs. 20 days previously)
• 87 percent less staff time dedicated to server and storage management
• 50 percent faster performance for some core business processes
• 3-fold more application servers running on 67 percent fewer hosts