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Simplify and Accelerate SharePoint Migrations

[Quest Software’s tool] made the [SharePoint migration] process much easier and faster than it would have been otherwise.

Russell Scheinberg, Development Administrator, Wunderlich Securities, Inc.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a February 2014 survey of Quest SharePoint Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The Quest tool included an easy user interface and better support.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions:
    • Time constraints on the migration project
    • The risk of lost metadata, permissions, version history and settings
    • The risk of downtime and disruption to production systems and users

Use Case

  • Migrated 250-500 gigabytes of content SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 using Quest solutions
  • Utilized internal resources to migrate using Quest solutions

Results

  • Purchased Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions over Metalogix/Axceler
  • Selected Quest solutions for the following differentiating factors:
    • Client-side installation requiring no server agents
    • Simpler user interface
    • Previous experience with Quest products
  • Their migration had zero impact on end users.
  • Reduced migration time by 41-60% using Quest SharePoint migration solutions compared to previous solutions

Case Study: Wunderlich Securities, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Wunderlich Securities, Inc. is based on a February 2014 survey of Quest SharePoint Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“[Quest Software’s tool] made the [SharePoint migration] process much easier and faster than it would have been otherwise.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions:
    • Limitations of native migration tools and methods
    • Time constraints on the migration project
    • The risk of lost metadata, permissions, version history and settings
    • The risk of downtime and disruption to production systems and users
    • A lack of budget to hire third-party consultants

Use Case

  • Migrated and consolidated < 250 gigabytes of content from SharePoint 2010 and Exchange public folders to a new SharePoint 2010 environment using Quest solutions
  • Utilized the following resources to migrate using Quest solutions:
    • Internal resources
    • Quest professional services

Results

  • Purchased Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions over the following competitors:
    • Metalogix/Axceler
    • AvePoint
  • Selected Quest solutions for the following differentiating factors:
    • Ability to migrate from SharePoint, Google Drive, Windows file shares and Exchange public folders from a single tool
    • Simpler user interface
    • Post-migration synchronization
  • Their migration had minimal impact with expected changes for end users
  • Reduced migration time by 41-60% using Quest SharePoint migration solutions compared to previous solutions

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a February 2014 survey of Quest SharePoint Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The Quest Software product is a good end-to-end solution for migration. We were able to complete our migration.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions:
    • Time and cost constraints on the migration project
    • The risk of lost metadata, permissions, version history and settings
    • The risk of downtime and disruption to production systems and users
    • Limited internal resources

Use Case

  • Migrated 1 – 5 terabytes of content from SharePoint 2003, 2007 and 2010 using Quest SharePoint migration solutions
  • Migrated/consolidated to SharePoint 2010 using Quest solutions
  • Utilized internal resources to migrate using Quest solutions

Results

  • Selected Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions for the following differentiating factors:
    • Client-side installation requiring no server agents
    • Greater fidelity of migrated content and metadata
    • Previous experience with Quest products
  • Their migration had minimal impact with expected changes for end users

Solve the most pressing SharePoint migration challenges

What challenges did migrating with Quest Software solve for your organization?

Limitations of native migration tools and methods
54%
Time constraints on the migration project
42%
Cost constraints on the migration project
23%
Risk of lost metadata, permissions, version history and settings
53%
Risk of downtime and disruption to production systems and users
42%
Limited internal resources
34%
Lack of experience required to manage the migration confidently
18%
Lack of budget to hire third-party consultants
12%

Why Quest Software for SharePoint migration

Why did you choose Quest SharePoint migration solutions over other tools?

Client-side installation requiring no server agents
25%
Single tool to migrate from SharePoint, Google Drive, Windows file shares and Exchange public folders
30%
Simpler user interface
32%
Better migration performance
20%
Greater fidelity of migrated content and metadata
16%
Post-migration synchronization
16%
Recommendation by partner or consultant
28%
Currently using, or had previously used, other Quest products
39%

Migrate faster with Quest SharePoint migration solutions

By what percentage did you reduce migration time using Quest Software compared to previous solutions?

101% and higher
3%
81-100%
11%
61-80%
24%
41-60%
27%
21-40%
14%
0-20%
21%

Quest Software selected over Metalogix/Axceler

58% of surveyed IT organizations purchased Quest SharePoint migration solutions over Metalogix/Axceler.

Minimize impact during your SharePoint migration

71% of surveyed IT organizations’ migration ensured either zero impact on their environment or minimal impact with expected changes for end users during their SharePoint migration with Quest Software.

Quest Software selected over AvePoint

66% of surveyed IT organizations purchased Quest SharePoint migration solutions over AvePoint.

Cut your SharePoint migration timeline in half

65% of surveyed IT organizations reduced SharePoint migration time by 41-60% or more using Quest Software compared to previous solutions.

Slash SharePoint migration time by 61-80% or more

38% of surveyed IT organizations reduced SharePoint migration time by 61-80% or more using Quest Software compared to previous solutions.