Case studies of customers who used or evaluated Binary Tree



Case Study: Miroglio S.P.A.

Introduction

This case study of Miroglio S.p.A. is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Quest Software offers an affordable and secure data migration.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated 1001-5000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Microsoft Exchange and Office 365 using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also evaluated Binary Tree and Microsoft native tools
  • Chose Quest Software because the solution ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 41-60% by using Quest solutions compared to Binary Tree and Microsoft native tools

Case Study: Palmer Holland, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Palmer Holland, Inc. is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We needed a way to coexist our current Domino environment with Exchange while migrating groups of 15-30 users at a time. We were able to successfully migrate the entire company over a two month period with no down time, minimal issues, and no missing data, all while coexisting the users between the two environments. Quest Software was cheaper than the competition, and I don’t see how it could have worked any better."

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Exchange using Quest Software solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software migration solutions, the customer evaluated Binary Tree
  • Chose Quest Software solutions because Quest was priced better than Binary Tree
  • Recommends Quest due to the expertise of professional services and support
  • Reduced total migration costs by 21-40% by using Quest migration solutions compared to Binary Tree

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“It’s the Rolls Royce of migrating software.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solution before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Binary Tree

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Benefited in the following ways:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved up to $75,000 since using Quest

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services company is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration
    • Reduced help desk volume

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from Notes to Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also evaluated Binary Tree, Microsoft native tools or doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest email migration solutions because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Higher throughput ensured a faster migration
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
    • Service and expertise offered by professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions
  • Completed their migration 4X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 41-60% by using Quest solutions compared to other tools or previous methods

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Food Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise food company is based on a July 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Used / evaluated the following solutions prior to selecting Quest:
    • Binary Tree
    • BitTitan
  • Solved the following challenge with their Quest solution:
    • Allowed for coexistence during migration

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solution for e-mail migration:
    • Migrator for Notes to Exchange
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

  • Migrated 1,000-5,000 mailboxes.

Case Study: National College Of Ireland

Introduction

This case study of NATIONAL COLLEGE OF IRELAND is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“ Quest Software provided the perfect solution for our migration from Lotus Domino to Microsoft Exchange and Office 365 mail. We engaged with Quest professional services and completed the project in record time.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Consolidated multiple email environments
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration
    • Reduced help desk volume

Use Case

  • Migrated 1001-5000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Microsoft Exchange and Office 365 using Quest Software solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the National College Of Ireland evaluated Binary Tree
  • Chose Quest Software because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Higher throughput ensured a faster migration
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • Service and expertise offered by professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
  • Completed migration 5X faster (or greater) with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 61-80% by using Quest solutions compared to Binary Tree

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Small Business Banking Company successfully migrates over 5000 mailboxes from Notes to Exchange/O365

Introduction

This case study of a small business banking company is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Lesson learned: “The quality of a migration rises and falls with the right partner.”

Why would you recommend Quest? “The Quest tool works as expected.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Used / evaluated the following solution prior to selecting Quest:
    • Binary Tree
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced IT costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Allowed for coexistence during migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions for e-mail migration:
    • Migrator for Notes to Exchange
    • Coexistence Manager for Notes
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
  • Migrated to the following target platforms:
    • Exchange 2013 or an earlier version
    • Office 365

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Migrated over 5000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI in under a year on their e-mail migration.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Wholesale Distribution Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise wholesale distribution company is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Microsoft Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest migration solutions, the customer also evaluated Binary Tree
  • Chose Quest solutions because of the following reasons:
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
  • Recommends Quest Software for the speed and performance of the migration solutions
  • Completed their migration 2X faster with Quest Software

Case Study: The Go Ahead Group Plc

Introduction

This case study of The Go-Ahead Group plc is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • The Go Ahead Group migrated 1001-5000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Office 365 using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest migration solutions, The Go Ahead Group also considered Binary Tree
  • Ultimately, they chose Quest because of the following reasons:
    • Quest provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Previous success with other Quest Software products
    • Service and expertise offered by Quest professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

AdvanceMed CSC experienced immediate ROI on AD Migration with Quest

Introduction

This case study of AdvanceMed – CSC is based on a July 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Lesson learned: “There are a number of things available to customize to my environment.”

Experience with ADMT in past: “Horrible, its the reason I sought out a third party tool in the first place.”

Why recommend Quest for AD migration? “Because the tool is very powerful, it helps with a lot of tasks you would normally have to do by hand, all in one shot.”

Challenges

  • Migrated to Active Directory for the following reason:
    • Technological reasons

Use Case

  • Evaluated the following solutions just prior to selecting Quest Migration Manager for Active Directory:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
  • Migrating over 500 users.

Results

  • Achieved the following outcomes with their Quest migration solution:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Allowed for coexistence during migration
    • Freed up admin resources
  • Experienced ROI on their AD migration immediately.
  • Performed an AD migration right on the targeted timeline in comparison to their expected timeline or previous methods.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Quest Software was recommended by a consulting partner that had success migrating from Lotus Notes/Domino to Office 365. Quest also provided a lower total cost of ownership.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Microsoft Office 365 using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest solutions, the customer also evaluated Binary Tree
  • Chose Quest Software because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions

Case Study: State & Local Government

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 Notes mailboxes to Microsoft Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also considered Binary Tree, MigrationWiz and doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Higher throughput ensured a faster migration
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
  • Completed their migration time 2X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 21-40% by using Quest migration solutions compared to other tools or previous methods

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company – saves more than 20 hours/week with Notes Migration

Introduction

This case study of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Able to shift some old databases into some new SharePoint sites.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solutions before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Binary Tree
    • SWING Software

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reason:
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Getting more done

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Construction Company – completes tasks up to 4x faster than with Binary Tree

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise construction company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solution before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Binary Tree

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reason:
    • Better time/cost savings
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Spending time doing other IT work
  • Saved up to $24,999 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Construction Company in Hong Kong recommends Quest for migration from Notes to Exchange

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise construction company is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Lesson learned: “Good project and change management are required.”

Why would you recommend Quest? “It is a good product with great service quality.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Used / evaluated the following solutions prior to selecting Quest:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
    • Transcend
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced IT costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Minimized risk and disruption
    • Maintained end-user productivity
    • Allowed for coexistence during migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions for e-mail migration:
    • Migrator for Notes to Exchange
    • Coexistence Manager for Notes
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Exchange 2016

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Migrated more than 1,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI in under a year.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Computer Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise computer services company is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines
    • Reduced help desk volume

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest migration solutions, the customer also considered using Binary Tree, Microsoft native tools or doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest Software because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
    • Previous success with other Software products
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
  • Completed their migration 4X faster with Quest Software.
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 81-100% by using Quest solutions compared to other tools or previous methods.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Weir Group saved upwards of 19 hours per week

Introduction

This case study of Weir Group is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Quest has simplified the migration process more with each release / upgrade.”

“It is the only tool I would choose to use.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
    • BitTitan
    • ManageEngine
    • KnowledgeVault

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate / Manage / Secure their platforms:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • Notes Migration
    • Active Administrator

Results

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Instituto Costarricense De Acueductos Y Alcantaril – saving more than 20 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of Instituto Costarricense De Acueductos y Alcantaril is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We spend less time to get the infrastructure PKI, information, about availability, capacity, events.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solutions before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Recovery Manager

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Excellent support
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Investigating new technologies
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved up to $75,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company – saved up to 19 hours/week using Quest Migration solutions

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solutions before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
    • BitTitan
    • ManageEngine

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
    • For specific migrations. Used other tools for other migrations
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Automotive & Transport Company – Migrate & Manage

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise automotive & transport company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Successful projects, accurate data, and quick response to critical information requests.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest:

  • Microsoft native tools
  • Binary Tree
  • BeyondTrust
  • Netwrix

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions:
    • Change Auditor
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Excellent support
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 5x to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved 10 to 19 hours per week using Quest.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Banking Company in France migrates more than 10,000 mailboxes 2x faster than planned timeline

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise banking company is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Lesson learned: “The goal is to have less customer support the day after the migration.”

Why recommend Quest? “It is a good and efficient platform.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Used / evaluated the following solutions prior to selecting Quest:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Minimized risk and disruption
    • Allowed for coexistence during migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
    • Migrator for Notes to Exchange
    • Migration Manager for Email Archives
    • Coexistence Manager for Notes
  • Migrated from the following source platforms:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Exchange 2016

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Migrated >10,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI in under a year on their e-mail migration.
  • Completed their e-mail migration 2x faster than their expected timeline or previous methods.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Comparex Turkey – saves time with Migration & Management

Introduction

This case study of Comparex Turkey is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“[With Quest,] I did over 50 migrations & 100 performance optimizations, so I am a hero.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solutions before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
    • StealthBits
    • Veeam
    • Varonis
    • ManageEngine

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Change Auditor
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • Notes Migration
    • Active Administrator
    • Foglight, Spotlight

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Small Business Computer Software Company – completes tasks up to 4x faster & saves up to 4 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer software company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The tools we use (limited to domain migration and ODME) do the job with a minimum of fuss and we have used it for multiple migration projects.”

“Any claims of heroism on my part would be somewhat exaggerated. :)”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solutions before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs