Hanau Investment Company
Date : 01/01/2013
Now that we’ve used virtualization to consolidate our Dell servers by 77 percent, our infrastructure is even more reliable and manageable.
Janko Schiebeck, Chief Information Officer, Hanau Investment Company, Germany
ChallengeBeteiligungsHolding Hanau wanted to reduce the administrative burden of its seven data centres and 300 servers, while maintaining scalability, availability and performance.
SolutionBy virtualizing its servers and applications within three years, BeteiligungsHolding Hanau reduced seven data centres down two. It also virtualized desktops with Citrix® software and VMware®.
Benefits• Time spent on administrative IT tasks reduced significantly and long-term
• Number of servers consolidated by 77 percent through virtualization
• Support for new services thanks to an easily scalable, modular infrastructure
• High availability keeps essential public services running optimally
• IT staff gain reliability with Dell ProSupport™