Challenge
Unifor needed to build a scalable IT infrastructure it could use to create reliable solutions to support the institution’s growth as well as serve approximately 25,000 students.
Solution
Unifor partnered with Dell to design an infrastructure based on Dell PowerEdge servers and Dell EqualLogic and Dell Compellent storage systems. The university also decided to standardize its hardware components with Dell equipment.
Benefits
• Greater scalability
• 20 percent performance gain in the first stage of the project
• Reliability to offer distance learning courses
• Faster loading speed in students’ home page