Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Studies



Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

WLFI TV Corp. experiences immediate ROI using On Demand Migration for Email

Introduction

This case study of WLFI TV Corp is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Lesson learned: “How to create impersonation accounts.”

Why would you recommend Quest?: “It’s simple, easy to use platform and provides good cost of services.”

Challenges

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

  • 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 solution for e-mail migration:
    • On Demand Migration for Email
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Office 365
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

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

  • Migrated <500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately on their e-mail migration.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

RWT Reutlinger Wirtschaftstreuhand

Introduction

This case study of RWT Reutlinger Wirtschaftstreuhand is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

It is more or less the only reliable product on the market for doing migrations from Notes to Exchange. And it is doing exactly that what i expected!

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced IT costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Minimized risk and disruption
    • Maintained end-user productivity

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:
    • Exchange 2016

Results

  • Migrated <500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI in under a year on e-mail migration.
  • Completed e-mail migration >2x faster than their expected timeline or previous methods.

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Lynden Door experience ROI immediately with Quest email migration

Introduction

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

Lesson learned: “That migrating Quickr to SharePoint is trickier than it seems.”

Why would you recommend Quest: “Because it did what it was supposed to do for a reasonable cost.”

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
    • BitTitan
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced IT costs
    • 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
    • Migrator for Notes to SharePoint
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

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

  • Migrated over 500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately on their e-mail migration.
  • Completed their e-mail migration right on the targeted timeline.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe on Notes to Exchange migration: “one click is not just a marketing phrase, it just worked!”

Introduction

This case study of Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With Quest’s seamless migration from Lotus Domino to Microsoft Exchange with just one click, it’s not just a marketing phrase, it just worked!”

“Quest provides an amazing user experience which was very much appreciated by our internal customers.”

“We migrated several thousand mailboxes without any impact for our customers from Lotus Domino to Microsoft Exchange. One last click in the Lotus client, open up Outlook, and go on working. Amazing.”

Challenges

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

Use Case

  • 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 2013 or an earlier version

Results

  • Migrated up to 5,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI within 3 months on their e-mail migration.
  • Completed their e-mail migration right on the targeted timeline.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Pro Shop Europe – now works less overtime

Introduction

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

“It just works.”

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
    • Veeam

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
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Received excellent support
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Fenwick & West

Introduction

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

“[Quest] automated the incoming / outgoing employee process 30% and self-service password portal.”

“I am using Quest Active Roles, Quick Connect, Change Auditor, Password Manager, MessageStats and happy with the products I am using. I was using these products in my previous organization and purchased after I joined here.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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
    • MessageStats / UC Command Suite
    • Active Roles Server, Password Manager and Quick Connect

Results

Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reason:

  • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
  • Saved nearly $100,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Bank Asya saves more than $100,000 with ‘easy’ migration solution for Notes migration

Introduction

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

“Easy.”

Challenges

Previously used or evaluated:

  • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

Uses the following Quest solution:

  • Notes Migration

Results

Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:

  • Better time / cost savings
  • Completes tasks up to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

J&M Consultants completes Notes to Exchange migration twice as fast as expected and with immediate ROI

Introduction

This case study of J&M Consultants is based on a June 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Lesson learned: “Have the right people onsite and testing is key.”

Challenges

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

  • Solved the following challenge with their Quest solution:
    • 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 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:
    • Exchange 2016

Results

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

  • Migrated <500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately 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

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

ADA AB – chose On Demand Migration for Email for ease of use; tasks now 10x faster

Introduction

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

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

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

  • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME

Results

Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:

  • The ease of use installing the software
  • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms more than 10x faster
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Wind Telecomunicazioni believes Migration Manager for Exchange is the only tool that can successfully migrate mailboxes

Introduction

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

Would you recommend Quest for email migration?
“It is the only tool that can successfully migrate mailboxes.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved the following challenge with their Quest solution:
    • 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 solution for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • 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.
  • Would recommend Quest to a friend or colleague

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

City Of Meridian, Mississippi saves time & money on Notes to Exchange Migration

Introduction

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

“Smooth migration from Notes to Exchange. It worked well and the support was excellent.”

Challenges

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

  • Previously used or evaluated:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Needed to migrate from Notes to Exchange

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solution:
    • On Demand Migration for Email

Results

  • ROI within 3 months
  • Completed migration on targeted timeline
  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Excellent support
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • 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
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
  • Saved up to $25,000

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

Infonett Røros eliminates downtime migrating email

Introduction

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

“Eliminated downtime when migrating customer e-mail.”

“It’s easy and reasonably priced.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • 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
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms more than 10x faster than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives

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ABVV-FGTB – completing tasks up to 4x faster and saving up to 9 hours/week

Introduction

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

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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
    • Netwrix
    • Veeam

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
    • GPOADmin
    • Active Administrator

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
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 2x to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
  • Saved 5 to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

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Australian customer H-E Parts International Crushing Solutions 10x faster and saves up to 4 hours/week with Quest migration

Introduction

This case study of H-E Parts International Crushing Solutions is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The migration happened without any disruption and within the timeframe given to us.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • 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
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
  • Completes tasks up to 10x faster than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways:
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week using Quest
  • Spends their extra time:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Provincie Zuid Holland

Introduction

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

“[Quest provides] awesome features.”

“Just last week we did an AD RAAS and the outcome was awesome.”

“The helpdesk employees are happy because they create accounts in less than 3 minutes instead of 40!”

Challenges

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

  • Previously used or evaluated:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Veeam
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Active Roles Server, Security Explorer, Intrust

Results

The surveyed organization 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
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 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
  • Saved up to $75,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Insurance Company recommends Migration Manager for Exchange for an on target timeline

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise insurance 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.

Lessons learned: “Don’t rely on the customers knowing what they actually use or that they are actively using all mailboxes.”

Why recommend Quest? “Saves us from having to learn how to write our own scripts.”

Challenges

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

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solution for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

  • Migrated more than 5,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI within 6 months
  • Completed migration right on the targeted timeline.

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Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company recommends Coexistence Manager for Notes

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing 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.

“The tool simply works. It takes numerous complicated processes and boils them down into one usable platform.”

Challenges

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

  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • 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 solution for e-mail migration:
    • Coexistence Manager for Notes
  • Migrated from the following source platforms:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

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

  • Migrated under 500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI within 3 months
  • Completed migration right on the targeted timeline.

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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.

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.

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Medium Enterprise Government Organization in Australia migrates from Notes to Exchange Online with immediate ROI

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise government 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.

Why would you recommend Quest for email migration?

“Works well for Notes to EXO.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenge with their Quest solution:
    • 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
    • Coexistence Manager for Notes
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • IBM Lotus Notes

Results

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

  • Migrated more than 500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately
  • Completed e-mail migration right on the targeted timeline.

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Large Enterprise Aerospace & Defense Company in the UK successfully migrates more than 10,000 mailboxes on time

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise aerospace & defense 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.

Challenges

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

  • 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 solution for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Exchange 2013 or an earlier version

Results

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

  • Migrated >10,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI in under a year
  • Completed migration right on the targeted timeline.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Insurance Company in the UK trusts Quest for email migration

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise insurance 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.

“I’ve worked with Quest for what must be coming up to 20 years now and I trust them.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved the following challenge with their Quest solution:
    • Improved IT efficiency

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 PSTs
    • Migration Manager for Email Archives
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

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

  • Migrated more than 1,000 mailboxes.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Small Business Automotive & Transport Company in Germany benefits from Migration Manager for Exchange

Introduction

This case study of a small business automotive & transport 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.

“Products are a good addition to the Microsoft products to fill up the gaps in functionality.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced IT costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Reduced help desk volume
    • Maintained end-user productivity

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following Quest solution for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Exchange 2013 or an earlier version

Results

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

  • Migrated over 5,000 mailboxes

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Small Business Professional Services Company in the UK see ROI immediately with ODME

Introduction

This case study of a small business professional services 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: “Don’t try to do it without investing time in evaluating more than one tool.”

Why recommend Quest ODME? “Easy setup, works first time, and low cost!”

Challenges

  • Used / evaluated the following solution prior to selecting Quest:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved the following challenge with their Quest solution:
    • Worked first time after spending hours on Microsoft tools

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solution for e-mail migration:
    • On Demand Migration for Email
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Gmail
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Office 365

Results

  • Migrated <500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately on their e-mail migration.
  • Completed e-mail migration >2x faster than their expected timeline or previous methods.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company – MMEX & ODME – Experienced Immediate ROI

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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: “WAN performance is critical. Also don’t panic if you see calendar appointments in deleted items – that’s normal as it deletes the source appointment and moves that to deleted items as it copies the appt. to the target mailbox.”

Why would you recommend Quest? “Sure – the tool worked exactly as it was supposed to.”

Challenges

  • Used / evaluated the following solution prior to selecting Quest:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Minimized risk and disruption
    • Maintained end-user productivity

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solutions for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
    • On Demand Migration for Email
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platform:
    • Exchange 2016

Results

  • Migrated <500 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately on e-mail migration.
  • Completed e-mail migration right on the targeted timeline.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company in Australia recommends MMEX

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services 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.

Lessons learned: “Importance of calendar free / busy sync and co-existence.”

Why would you recommend Quest? “It is compatible with most email platform, provides a non-disruptive migration, and supports coexistence.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Minimized risk and disruption
    • Maintained end-user productivity
    • Allowed for coexistence during migration

Use Case

  • Uses the following Quest solution for e-mail migration:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
  • Migrated from the following source platform:
    • Exchange
  • Migrated to the following target platforms:
    • Exchange 2013 or an earlier version
    • Office 365

Results

  • Migrated up to 5,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI within 3 months on their e-mail migration.
  • Completed their e-mail migration right on the targeted timeline.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Co. experiences immediate ROI migrating >10,000 mailboxes and completes it 2x faster than planned

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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: “Coexistence is very powerful and reduces the impact on users.”

Why would you recommend Quest? “It is a secure method to migrate mailboxes and reduce users’ impact.”

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
    • aid4mail
  • Solved the following challenges with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced help desk volume
    • 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:
    • Migration Manager for Exchange
    • On Demand Migration for Email
    • Migrator for Notes to Exchange
    • Migrator for Groupwise
    • Coexistence Manager for Notes
    • Coexistence Manager for Groupwise
  • Migrated from the following source platforms:
    • IBM Lotus Notes
    • Novell GroupWise
    • Exchange
    • Gmail
    • POP/IMAP
    • Zimbra
  • Migrated to the following target platforms:
    • Exchange 2013 or an earlier version
    • Exchange 2016
    • Office 365
    • Hosted Exchange

Results

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

  • Migrated >10,000 mailboxes.
  • Experienced ROI immediately 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

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.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Global 500 Computer Services Company in Japan saves more than 20 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a global 500 computer services 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.

Has Quest made you a hero?

“Yes, of course!”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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 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:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways:
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved up to $75,000

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Australian customer saves time and money with Recovery Manager

Introduction

This case study of a federal government 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.

“AD object restoration has made people very happy. All done with a fast response and result.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions:
    • Recovery Manager

Results

The surveyed organization 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 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved up to $25,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Small Business Beverage Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business beverage 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 challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following:
    • 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:
    • Their professional services expertise
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways:
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company – saves up to 19 hours /week with Quest Migration & Management

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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
    • 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
    • Recovery Manager
    • 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
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • 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
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Federal Government

Introduction

This case study of a federal government 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.

“Delivered a complex project with minimal issue. Lotus notes replaced by Outlook (exchange) was a crowd favorite.”

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:
    • Veeam

Use Case

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

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

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Excellent support
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved up to $50,000 since using Quest.

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

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

Ding – saves time and money with MMAD

Introduction

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

“It got us out of a very sticky situation due to forced emergency migration of some our infrastructure which we then quickly implemented Quest.”

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

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:
    • Migration Manager for AD

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
  • Completes tasks 2x to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Saved IT costs
  • Saved 5 to 9 hours per week
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved more than $100,000

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Global 500 Banking Company – saves more than $100,000 with Change Auditor & Recovery Manager

Introduction

This case study of a global 500 banking 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 Quest replacement solution is a fraction of the cost of our current on-premises solution.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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
    • Recovery Manager

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 functionality or range of functionality
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

State & Local Government – Migration Suite for SharePoint – no data loss

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government 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.

“Moved valuable SharePoint data to a new site with minimal disruption and no data loss.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • ShareGate

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Migration Suite for SharePoint

Results

The surveyed organization 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
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations

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 Professional Services Company – MMEX / ODME “easy to use”

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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.

“Quest Microsoft Platform Management is easy to use.”

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
    • 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 Exchange / ODME

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities 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.

“Quest tools made it possible to migrate from very old SharePoint 2003 directly to SharePoint 2013. Such a migration wasn’t even feasible without a migration tool. The Quest tool works well and reliably. I also like ability to create jobs to repeat common migration tasks. Quest has become a go-to tool for ongoing operations even after the major migration project.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • SharePoint Migration Suite and Site Administrator

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Completes tasks up to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 4 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.)
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Banking Company – saved time, money, and “migrated without any loss of data”

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise banking 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 migration from Notes to Exchange was a success, and all user emails were migrated without any loss of data.”

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:
    • Netwrix

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

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

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
  • 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:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved up to $99,000 since using Quest

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Retail Company – saved >20 hours/week with Migration Manager for AD

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise retail 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.

“Quest helped us migrate a few hundred desktops from A domain to B domain without having to manually disjoin / rejoin the domain.”

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 platform:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platform:
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reason:
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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.

“Quest kept coexistence between different environments and reduced migration risk.”

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 platform:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • After an Internal technical vauation
  • 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:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Roll back operations
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Health Care Company saves time, money, and gets things done faster with several Quest migration and management solutions

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care 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
    • StealthBits
    • 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
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • Notes Migration
    • GPOADmin

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Prior success with Quest solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • 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:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved more than $100,000 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

Global 500 Banking Company – saved more than $100,000 and 20 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 banking 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

The surveyed company 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
    • 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
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Saved IT costs
    • 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:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Banco Central de Reserva del Perú – saving time with Change Auditor

Introduction

This case study of Banco Central de Reserva del Perú is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“More efficient in managing Windows.”

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:
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Change Auditor

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • 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
    • Improved security / compliance
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT

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

Wagner Spraytech – 10x faster and saving 20 hours/week with Recovery Manager and MMAD

Introduction

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

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • 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:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Health Care Company – completing tasks up to 4x faster than with previous solutions

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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
    • Netwrix
    • 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
    • Password Manager; Toad; Security Explorer

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
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)

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 Financial Services Company – completes tasks 10x faster, saved up to 20 hours/week and up to $75,000

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services 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 last acquisition / merger went smoothly and with minimal user impact.”

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
    • BeyondTrust

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
    • QCS

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
  • Saved up to $75,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Global 500 Insurance Company – saved more than 20 hours/week and $100,000

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 insurance 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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
    • StealthBits
    • Varonis

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
    • Recovery Manager
    • Active Administrator

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • 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.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Fortune 500 Chemicals Company – completes tasks up to 4x faster; migrations a non-event during acquisitions / divestitures

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 chemicals 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.

“AD migrations have been non-events. We’ve basically stayed out of the line of sight during acquisition and divestiture activities.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Ministry of Justice – rates Change Auditor, Recovery Manager, & GPOADmin a 10 out of 10

Introduction

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

“More reporting with details.”

“It is better when compared to ManageEngine.”

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:
    • Netwrix
    • Veeam
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Recovery Manager
    • GPOADmin

Results

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

  • Rated Quest a 10 out of 10 for likely to recommend to a friend or colleague.
  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Fox Electronics – completes tasks up to 10x faster with Recovery Manager & Active Administrator

Introduction

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

“[Quest] products work great out of the box.”

“Instant access to virtually any data and reporting tools available on the spot.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Recovery Manager
    • Active Administrator

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
    • Excellent support
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up 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
    • Saved IT costs
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
  • Saved up to $25,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

State & Local Government – completes tasks more than 10x faster & saved more than $100,000

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government 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.

“[Quest has good] efficiency.”

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
    • BeyondTrust

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:
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 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
    • 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 more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Avera Health – completes tasks up to 10x faster and saved up to 20 hours / week with MMAD, MMEX, ODME

Introduction

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

“I have used the Quest (Dell) Migration Manager software before with great success. I have shared these experiences before and will continue to in the future.”

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
    • 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:
    • 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:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • 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:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • 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:
    • On the business needs
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office – completes tasks 10x faster & saved up to $75,000

Introduction

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

“I’ve saved my System Administrators and Desktop Support Technicians productivity time through better automation. We’ve brought our agency into better compliance with the FBI CJIS Security Policy.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • None

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Active Administrator

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
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • 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 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • 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

State & Local Government – completes tasks 10x faster & saved more than 20 hours / week

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

“[Quest] made securing our file shares easier and quicker, taking the burden off of our help desk staff.”

Challenges

The business challenge 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Security Explorer

Results

The surveyed organization 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
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • 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:
    • On the business needs
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Pharmaceuticals Company – saved more than $100,000 and 20 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise pharmaceuticals 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.

“Data and reports from Quest’s tools have helped us rapidly address SOX Audit questions in the past and are routinely used in the audit processes.”

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
    • Veeam
    • Varonis

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
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Active Role Server

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Completes tasks up 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
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • 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:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate / Manage / Secure their platforms.

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

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities 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.

“It brings a complete set of tools with great functionality.”

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

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
    • MessageStats/UC Command Suite

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 functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 2x to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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.

“We saved a lot of money moving over and it is an awesome tool.”

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
    • BeyondTrust
    • 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
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

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
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a large 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.

“We have been using Quest products with excellent results.”

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
    • Varonis

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

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
    • Excellent support
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

France Televisions – saves time and money with Quest Platform Management

Introduction

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

Quest tools keep their promises and respond to all our needs in an irreproachable way.

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

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
    • Recovery Manager
    • GPOADmin
    • Active Administrator

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
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 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
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Non Profit

Introduction

This case study of a non-profit 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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

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 AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • 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
    • Saved IT costs
    • Received excellent support

Case Study: Financial services firm solves infrastructure and business needs with UCCS

Introduction

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

Challenges

  • UC challenges that caused them to look for a third party solution:
    • An inability to determine the scope and priorities for a future migration
    • A lack of visibility into Lync usage and adoption
    • Limited insights into cost savings goals/chargebacks for your UC deployments
    • Limited insights into workforce activity

Use Case

  • Unified communications platforms used:
    • Exchange
    • Lync
    • Webex
  • Track 0-1,000 users with UC Analytics.

Results

  • UC Analytics fulfills infrastructure needs such as:
    • Performing pre- and post-migration assessments
    • Meeting Lync performance and quality of experience (QoE) SLAs
    • Anticipating growth needs
  • Business needs fulfilled with UC Analytics:
    • Tracks Exchange usage and workforce activity trends
    • Enhances and increases Lync adoption
    • Increases UC platform ROI
    • Increases marketing/communication effectiveness

Case Study: A chemicals company gains visibility into their UC migration and usage

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise chemicals company is based on a April 2015 survey of Quest UCCS – Analytics customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“UC Analytics has afforded us the opportunity to perform analysis and reporting that were not previously possible. This has given us insight into the system we never had previously.”

Challenges

  • UC challenges that caused them to look for a third party solution:
    • An inability to determine the scope and priorities for a future migration
    • A lack of visibility into Lync usage and adoption
    • Limited insights into workforce activity
    • An inability to track quality of experience issues
    • No insights into data loss prevention (DLP) red flags or communication violations
    • Limited in-house expertise to write and support needed reports

Use Case

  • Unified communications platforms used:
    • Exchange
    • Lync
    • Skype
    • Cisco
    • Jabber
  • Track 10,001-25,000 users with UC Analytics.

Results

  • UC Analytics fulfills infrastructure needs such as:
    • Performing pre- and post-migration assessments
    • Meeting Lync performance and quality of experience (QoE) SLAs
    • Monitoring SLA responsiveness
    • Tracking mobile usage
    • Anticipating growth needs
  • Business needs fulfilled with UC Analytics:
    • Tracks Exchange usage and workforce activity trends
    • Delivers executive level reporting
  • Rates UC Analytics’s capabilities compared to the competition:
    • Performance: much better
    • Ease of use: much better
    • UC business intelligence: much better

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.

“The Quest Software tools worked very well with minimal interaction or impact to end users.”

Challenges

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

Use Case

  • Migrated more than 50,000 mailboxes between Microsoft Exchange environments using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also considered doing a manual migration or using Microsoft native tools
  • Chose Quest 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
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
    • Previous success with other Software products
    • Service and expertise offered by professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest solutions 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 3X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 61-80% by using Quest Software compared to other tools or previous methods

Case Study: Fortune 500 Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 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.

“This is the only solution I consider viable after migrating over 15,000 users from about 100 different domains. A truly painless migration if proper preparation is followed.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Consolidated multiple email environments
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated 10,001-50,000 mailboxes from an old to new version of Microsoft Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest, the customer also considered Microsoft native tools and doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest for the following reasons:
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the 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
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions

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: 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

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

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: 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: 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.

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

Case Study: Horn & Company Financial Services Gmbh

Introduction

This case study of HORN & COMPANY FINANCIAL SERVICES GMBH 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:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs

Use Case

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

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, Horn & Company Financial Services also evaluated doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Previous success with other Quest Software products
  • Recommends Quest solutions 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
  • Horn & Company Financial Services completed its migration 2X faster with Quest
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 81-100% by using Quest solutions compared to a manual migration.

Case Study: Amerijet International, Inc.

Introduction

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

“Quest Software allowed us to provide a seamless migration from Domino to Exchange.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Consolidated multiple email environments
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Met project timelines

Use Case

  • Migrated 1001-5000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Exchange using Quest Software email migrations solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, Amerijet International, Inc. evaluated doing a manual migration and using Microsoft native tools
  • Chose Quest 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
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • 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
  • Completed their migration 3X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 21-40% by using Quest solutions compared to other tools or previous methods

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

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 offered the most complete tool for the task. The migration process was completed quickly and the end result was superb. Basically, we were able to convert our old Lotus Domino mailboxes into PST files with minimal IT resources.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Consolidated multiple email environments

Use Case

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

Results

  • Before choosing Quest, the customer evaluated Microsoft native tools
  • Chose Quest over native tools 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 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 3X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migration costs by 81-100% by using Quest solutions compared to native tools

Case Study: Non Profit

Introduction

This case study of a non-profit 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.

“The software from Quest allowed us to test migrations in a sandbox environment to look for issues where we found none.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from Novell GroupWise to Microsoft Exchange using Quest Software solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software migration solutions, the customer evaluated the following tools or methods:
    • Manual migration
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Messaging Architects/Netmail
  • Chose Quest solutions because of the following reasons:
    • Higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss was ensured
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
  • Completed their migration 5X faster (or greater) with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 21-40% by using Quest solutions compared to other tools or previous methods.

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.

“Quest Software offered us the ability to be in coexistence mode with the agency being migrated for months before we actually switched the mailboxes.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Consolidated multiple email environments
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated 5,000-10,000 mailboxes from Novell GroupWise to Microsoft Exchange using Quest Software solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software migration solutions, the customer evaluated the following tools or methods:
    • Manual migration
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Messaging Architects/Netmail
  • Chose Quest solutions because of the following reasons:
    • Higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss was ensured
    • A more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration was provided
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • 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
  • Completed their migration 4X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 61-80% by using Quest solutions compared to other tools or previous methods