Arizona State University, Advanced Computing Center
Date : 12/1/2013
We felt that, along with its ongoing improvements, we’d get the best price-performance with the Dell Compellent NAS solution.
Frank Timmes, Director, the ASU Advanced Computing Center, Arizona State University, United States
ChallengeArizona State University’s Advanced Computing Center (A2C2) needed faster, less costly user file storage, with scalable capacity to an expected explosion in storage demand.
SolutionA2C2 now offers its own storage options priced as much as 90 percent less than before and accessible over a 10-Gbps network, using a 1.5-petabyte Dell scale-out network-attached storage solution.
Benefits• Offers users network storage priced as much as 90 percent less than their previous alternative
• Gives users 10-Gbps access to network storage — 10 times faster than before
• Delivers greater flexibility and industry-leading price-performance
• Consolidates and standardizes a fragmented data storage infrastructure
• Provides scalability for capacity growth without disrupting performance