Medieval Times USA, Inc.
Date : 10/1/2012
By ensuring that our critical applications are running smoothly, our Dell system enables the many people and processes at Medieval Times to come together so that we can wow audiences on a daily basis.
Drew Robertson, Vice President of IT, Medieval Times USA, Inc., United States
ChallengeMedieval Times was running 20 physical servers, all with direct attached storage. The company wanted to improve efficiency and redundancy through server virtualization. It needed a new storage solution to support the virtual platform.
SolutionMedieval Times deployed a Dell™ Compellent™ SAN and Dell PowerEdge™ servers with Intel® Xeon® processors. The infrastructure is stable and provides high performance for key applications.
Benefits• 100 percent availability over 1 year since implementation
• Nearly 3-fold better performance vs. legacy SAN
• 6-figure cost savings on hardware purchases over 1 year
• Flexibility to continue meeting the company’s storage needs for projected 10 years