Date : 7/1/2012
In combination with automated storage management, our Dell Compellent arrays help us cut an estimated €70,000 a year in administrative costs.
Markus Kapler, Senior IT Manager, EBZ Group, Germany
ChallengeEBZ was hampered by the performance, capacity and complexity of its storage system and wanted to implement a high-availability storage array.
SolutionThe group deployed Dell PowerEdge servers with a mirrored and tiered storage architecture based on virtualized Dell Compellent technology.
Benefits• Savings of around €70,000 due to simplified administration
• Improved uptime saves approximately €40,000
• Around 25 percent reduction in energy consumption saves €50,000
• Employee productivity and satisfaction is improved thanks to around 30 percent faster access to data
• Consolidation and virtualization reduce server maintenance and purchase costs by approximately €20,000