Date : 9/1/2013
We kept our customers’ sites up 100 percent of the time during Hurricane Sandy even though not one of our staff members could make it into the office. Our Dell equipment was steady and stable during the entire event.
Bob Mischel, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder, Worldnow, United States
ChallengeWorldnow needed to boost the agility and reliability of its infrastructure so that 450 clients can use it to design and deliver digital news to 57 million people every month.
SolutionThe company consolidated its infrastructure by migrating servers to virtual environments on Dell blade servers. Worldnow also took advantage of Dell management tools, support services and client devices.
Benefits• Customers can deliver news around the clock, even during emergencies
• Staff speeds time-to-live by 75 percent
• Company enjoys predictable IT costs
• Clients get new CMS software every week rather than 19 times per year
• Worldnow supports 35 percent more traffic without increasing IT footprint