University of West Alabama
Date : 1/1/2013
Our students expect systems to be available 24x7. They have little tolerance for downtime, regardless of the situation. We can give them the availability they demand, even in the case of a disaster, using Dell AppAssure.
Michael Pratt, Director, Office of Information Technology, University of West Alabama, United States
ChallengeThe University of West Alabama needed to revamp its data protection strategy to recover critical systems quickly while improving the overall efficiency of its infrastructure.
SolutionThe university standardized on Dell™ PowerEdge™ servers, Dell EqualLogic™ storage and Dell AppAssure backup and recovery software, with a recent upgrade financed through Dell Financial Services.
Benefits• 5-fold faster recovery of critical systems
• 50 percent less storage capacity required for backup data
• 30 seconds to restore individual emails or files
• 100 percent restore success rate