Limoges University Hospital (LUH)
Date : 5/1/2012
Every aspect of managing our virtualized Dell PowerEdge servers is easier, so now we have more time for strategic work such as developing new applications that help the hospital improve its patient care.
Fabrice d’Hollander, Technical Project Manager, Limoges University Hospital, France
ChallengeLUH wanted to resolve its server availability issues. Keen to virtualize, it needed a strong IT partner.
SolutionFollowing a Virtualization Readiness Assessment, the IT team chose virtualized Dell™ PowerEdge™ servers running VMware® vSphere™ Enterprise Plus.
Benefits• Disruption to patient care avoided with highly available platform
• Doctors and nurses have 24/7 access to electronic patient records
• Solution deployed within two weeks
• Hospital reduces server count by around 65 per cent
• IT resources freed for work that supports patient care