VirtuWorks gains elasticity by replacing eight SANs with one from Dell
Date : 2/1/2014
We’ve improved our service-ticket response times by 25 percent since we deployed our Dell Compellent SC8000, which equates to five hours per ticket.
Omar Armenteros, Chief Executive Officer, VirtuWorks, United States
ChallengeVirtuWorks needed to consolidate disparate storage to simplify management, increase insight and improve agility so that it could respond to customers’ cloud-services needs faster.
SolutionThe small business replaced eight storage area networks (SANs) with one virtual storage pool based on Dell and Intel® technologies that includes a 70TB storage controller, two 10GbE switches and two servers.
Benefits• Customers get much faster cloud-based services
• Clients enjoy 100 percent data availability
• VirtuWorks saves thousands of dollars each month in operating costs
• Company boosts agility and competitiveness
• IT staff can respond to customer queries five hours faster and with less stress