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HPE StoreEver Case Study

Meeza

Introduction

This case study of MEEZA is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE StoreEver is used for long retention backup and restore data in case of data loss.”

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Risk of data loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • Purpose Built Backup Appliance (secondary disk storage arrays)
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Video surveillance footage
    • Databases
    • MS Office file data
    • Confidential information such as healthcare records

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • no additional charges for increasing slot availability: not valuable
    • trusted vendor: valuable
    • advanced management software features: very valuable
    • ability to reuse automation tape drives in multiple HPE StoreEver hardware devices: valuable
    • service and support offerings: valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: very valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: valuable
    • reducing the impact on the environment by lowering energy/power/ cooling costs: valuable
    • improve cloud reliability and data security with added tape tier: valuable
    • portability and transfer of data: valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: very valuable
    • ability to re-use MSL drives in multiple libraries: very valuable
    • backwards compatibility of drives: very valuable

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Encodan

Introduction

This case study of Encodan is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE StoreEver has saved my business thousands and increased our data security.”

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Risk of data loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • Purpose Built Backup Appliance (secondary disk storage arrays)
    • Private Cloud
    • Optical media backups of very sensitive data
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Media & entertainment projects
    • Databases

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • advanced management software features: valuable
    • service and support offerings: very valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: very valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: very valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: very valuable
    • reducing the impact on the environment by lowering energy/power/ cooling costs: very valuable
    • improve cloud reliability and data security with added tape tier: not valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: valuable
    • backwards compatibility of drives: very valuable
  • Achieved more than 50% TCO savings with their HPE StoreEver solution.

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Light Iron

Introduction

This case study of Light Iron is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE tape systems provide reliability, interoperability, and the support needed for the near-real-time archive of footage from the smallest of TV shows to the biggest Hollywood blockbusters”

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • None – tape is my only backup/archive solution
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Media & entertainment projects
    • Databases

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • ability to reuse automation tape drives in multiple HPE StoreEver hardware devices: very valuable
    • Service and support offerings: very valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: valuable
    • portability and transfer of data: valuable
    • ability to re-use MSL drives in multiple libraries: very valuable
    • backward compatibility of drives: very valuable

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Muehlbauer

Introduction

This case study of Muehlbauer is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE tape storage helps us store easily data for long period and secure "

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Need to retain an active copy of data on the network for access by multiple users when necessary (active archive scenarios).

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • Purpose Built Backup Appliance (secondary disk storage arrays)
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Databases

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • no additional charges for increasing slot availability: valuable
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • advanced management software features: valuable
    • ability to reuse automation tape drives in multiple HPE StoreEver hardware devices: valuable
    • service and support offerings: very valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: very valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: very valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: valuable
    • reducing the impact on the environment by lowering energy/power/ cooling costs: very valuable
    • improve cloud reliability and data security with added tape tier: valuable
    • portability and transfer of data: very valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: valuable
    • ability to re-use MSL drives in multiple libraries: very valuable
    • backwards compatibility of drives: very valuable

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The HPE tape system answers our needs perfectly for this type of long-term storage and gets the job done within the time constraints of our backup window.”

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Risk of data loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • VEEAM Replication
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Databases
    • MS Office file data
    • CAD File Servers

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • no additional charges for increasing slot availability: very valuable
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • advanced management software features: valuable
    • Service and support offerings: very valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: very valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: very valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: very valuable

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Oil States International, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Oil States International, Inc. is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE StoreEver systems have proven to be reliable and durable. The library runs very efficiently and the only real maintenance is tape head cleaning.”

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Risk of data loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • Flash storage (primary storage arrays)
    • Purpose Built Backup Appliance (secondary disk storage arrays)
    • File and Object Storage
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Databases
    • MS Office file data
    • Confidential information such as healthcare records

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • no additional charges for increasing slot availability: very valuable
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • advanced management software features: very valuable
    • ability to reuse automation tape drives in multiple HPE StoreEver hardware devices: very valuable
    • service and support offerings: very valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: very valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: very valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: valuable
    • reducing the impact on the environment by lowering energy/power/ cooling costs: valuable
    • improve cloud reliability and data security with added tape tier: valuable
    • portability and transfer of data: very valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: very valuable
    • ability to re-use MSL drives in multiple libraries: very valuable
    • backwards compatibility of drives: very valuable

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Large Enterprise Environmental Services & Equipment Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise environmental services & equipment company is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The reliability and quality of the devices, associated with adequate assistance are the strongest points of HPE products”

Challenges

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

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Risk of data loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • Flash storage (primary storage arrays)
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • Databases
    • MS Office file data

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • advanced management software features: valuable
    • ability to reuse automation tape drives in multiple HPE StoreEver hardware devices: valuable
    • service and support offerings: very valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: valuable
    • reducing the impact on the environment by lowering energy/power/ cooling costs: very valuable
    • improve cloud reliability and data security with added tape tier: valuable
    • portability and transfer of data: valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: very valuable
    • ability to re-use MSL drives in multiple libraries: valuable
    • backwards compatibility of drives: valuable
  • Achieved more than 50% TCO savings with their HPE StoreEver solution.

HPE StoreEver Case Study

Small Business Health Care Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business health care company is based on a November 2019 survey of HPE StoreEver 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 HPE StoreEver:

  • Uses HPE StoreEver products to address the:
    • Need to retain an archived (offline) copy of data for long-term retention purposes (compliance, GDPR, protection against ransomware etc.)
    • Risk of data loss

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE StoreEver that the surveyed company uses:

  • Using the following alongside HPE StoreEver in their backup and/or archive strategy:
    • Purpose Built Backup Appliance (secondary disk storage arrays)
  • Is protecting the following with HPE StoreEver:
    • VM images

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE StoreEver:

  • Values the following about HPE StoreEver:
    • trusted vendor: very valuable
    • service and support offerings: valuable
  • Rates the following HPE StoreEver’s capabilities:
    • low-cost storage for infrequently accessed, but essential data: valuable
    • easy integration with leading backup software: very valuable
    • secure and reliable offline data storage, utilizing tape’s encryption and work capabilities: very valuable
    • air-gap protection against ransomware: very valuable
    • ability to store data for up to 30 years, for as little as $0.003 per GB: valuable
    • reducing the impact on the environment by lowering energy/power/ cooling costs: valuable
    • improve cloud reliability and data security with added tape tier: not valuable
    • portability and transfer of data: valuable
    • 30TB of compressed capacity on a single tape offering high storage density: valuable
    • ability to re-use MSL drives in multiple libraries: not valuable
    • backwards compatibility of drives: valuable

HPE Synergy Case Study

Shinhanlife It

Introduction

This case study of shinhanlife it is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE Synergy customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE Synergy helps me in my journey to a simplified hybrid IT environment at my organization.”

Challenges

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

  • Addressed the following challenges after using HPE Synergy:
    • Complex IT environment and processes with errors that keep IT staff in reactive fire-fighting mode
    • Inability to react quickly enough to the business needs

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE Synergy that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses or plans to use the following application workload with HPE Synergy:
    • Traditional enterprise applications
  • Rates the value of the following capabilities provided by HPE Synergy:
    • fluid pool of resources (which avoid over-provisioning of hardware): valuable
    • ability to provision and re-provision infrastructure quickly to meet ongoing needs of the business: valuable
    • ability to deploy OS/application stacks in just a few clicks: valuable
    • ability to simplify daily IT operational tasks: very valuable
    • ability to treat infrastructure as code (allowing internal SW development teams to deploy infrastructure quickly using DevOps tools): valuable
  • HPE Synergy was chosen over or replaced the following vendor solutions:
    • HPE Servers/Blades
  • Chose HPE Synergy over other vendors for the following reasons:
    • HPE Synergy’s new design has the best ability to support future technologies and scale that they require ( storage & network bandwidth)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Synergy:

  • Saw improvements in the following areas since using HPE Synergy:
    • improved application performance: 26-50%
    • reduced the time spent provisioning and re-provisioning infrastructure: 26-50%
    • reduced the time spent deploying new operating systems and software applications: 26-50%
    • reduced the time spent performing ongoing software driver and firmware updates: 26-50%
    • reduced the cost per VM compared to public cloud: 51-75%
    • reduced the time spent standing up infrastructure by their DevOps teams: 26-50%

HPE NonStop Systems Case Study

Global 500 Automotive & Transport Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 automotive & transport company is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE NonStop Systems 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 HPE NonStop Systems:

  • The following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • Need for 100% fault tolerance and 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • Ability to scale efficiently and predictably
    • Need for extreme performance and reliability
    • Need for extreme data and transaction integrity

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE NonStop Systems that the surveyed company uses:

  • Supports these workload/ applications with their HPE NonStop systems support:
    • order management and production control
  • Rates the following rates HPE NonStop servers capabilities:
    • 100% Fault tolerance: very valuable
    • massive scalability with no loss of efficiency: valuable
    • extreme performance: valuable
    • highly secure, proven and stable platform: valuable
    • very scalable, efficient and integrated RDBMs: very valuable
    • business Continuity and Disaster Recovery capabilities: very valuable
    • highly integrated Software stack: valuable
    • large workload performance: valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE NonStop Systems:

  • Saw the following improvements as a result of HPE NonStop servers:
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: 51- 75%
    • improvement in capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: 51- 75%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): 51- 75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, maintenance savings etc.): 26- 50%
  • Differentiates HPE NonStop servers from similar solutions offered in the market by it’s:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4), highest rating by IDC)
    • Massive and near-Linear Scalability from 2 to 4000 nodes (MPP architecture)
    • Proven, Stable and highly secure platform for Mission-Critical applications
    • Tightly integrated hardware and software
  • Chose HPE NonStop X servers for it’s:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
    • Data center modernization/consolidation
    • Move to the platform/architecture for future innovation and growth
  • Saw the following improvements by using HPE NonStop X servers:
    • reduction in Application/system downtime: greater than 75%
    • reduction in transaction processing time: 26- 50%
    • increase in System capacity (memory, compute power): 51- 75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO): 51- 75%
  • Rates the following with regards to HPE NonStop X servers:
    • standards-based, modular design with Intel x86 processors: very Valuable
    • industry-standard and ultra-fast InfiniBand based system-interconnect: valuable
    • high performance with one of the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) in its class: very Valuable
    • software implementation with highly integrated software stack with own OS, security, database, management, middleware, and development tools: very Valuable
    • seamless and low-latency connectivity with Linux based applications: valuable
    • platform innovation with HPE Virtualized NonStop and integration with latest technologies: valuable
    • long term roadmap commitment: very Valuable

HPE NonStop Systems Case Study

Global 500 Retail Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 retail company is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE NonStop Systems 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 HPE NonStop Systems:

  • The following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • Need for 100% fault tolerance and 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • Ability to scale efficiently and predictably
    • Need for highest levels of security and compliance
    • Need for extreme performance and reliability
    • Need for extreme data and transaction integrity

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE NonStop Systems that the surveyed company uses:

  • Supports these workload/ applications with their HPE NonStop systems support:
    • Finance application: Payments processing
    • Sales Data Capture for large retailer support receipt lookup/returns at any store. Gift card applications.
  • Rates the following rates HPE NonStop servers capabilities:
    • 100% Fault tolerance: very valuable
    • massive scalability with no loss of efficiency: very valuable
    • extreme performance: very valuable
    • highly secure, proven and stable platform: very valuable
    • very scalable, efficient and integrated RDBMs: very valuable
    • business Continuity and Disaster Recovery capabilities: very valuable
    • highly integrated Software stack: very valuable
    • large workload performance: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE NonStop Systems:

  • Saw the following improvements as a result of HPE NonStop servers:
    • improvement in system availability: greater than75%
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: greater than75%
    • improvement in capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: greater than75%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): greater than75%
  • Differentiates HPE NonStop servers from similar solutions offered in the market by it’s:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4), the highest rating by IDC)
    • Massive and near-Linear Scalability from 2 to 4000 nodes (MPP architecture)
    • Proven, Stable and highly secure platform for Mission-Critical applications
    • Tightly integrated hardware and software
  • Chose HPE NonStop X servers for it’s:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
    • Move to industry-standard infrastructure with better economics and NonStop fundamentals of availability, scalability, and reliability
  • Rates the following with regards to HPE NonStop X servers:
    • industry-standard and ultra-fast InfiniBand based system-interconnect: very Valuable
    • high performance with one of the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) in its class: very Valuable
    • software implementation with highly integrated software stack with own OS, security, database, management, middleware, and development tools: very Valuable

HPE NonStop Systems Case Study

Xypro

Introduction

This case study of XYPRO is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE NonStop Systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Supporting an enterprise that requires 100% availability while performing 300,000 requests/second simply could not be accomplished on any other platform.

If we did find another way, we could never accomplish it with a single-digit headcount as we have with HPE NonStop."

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE NonStop Systems:

  • The following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • Need for 100% fault tolerance and 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • Ability to scale efficiently and predictably
    • Need for highest levels of security and compliance
    • Need for extreme performance and reliability
    • Need for extreme data and transaction integrity

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE NonStop Systems that the surveyed company uses:

  • Supports these workload/ applications with their HPE NonStop systems support:
    • Development
  • Rates the following rates HPE NonStop servers capabilities:
    • 100% Fault tolerance: very valuable
    • massive scalability with no loss of efficiency: very valuable
    • extreme performance: very valuable
    • highly secure, proven and stable platform: very valuable
    • very scalable, efficient and integrated RDBMs: very valuable
    • business Continuity and Disaster Recovery capabilities: very valuable
    • highly integrated Software stack: very valuable
    • large workload performance: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE NonStop Systems:

  • Saw the following improvements as a result of HPE NonStop servers:
    • improvement in system availability: greater than75%
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: greater than75%
    • improvement in capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: greater than75%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): greater than75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, maintenance savings etc.): greater than75%
  • Differentiates HPE NonStop servers from similar solutions offered in the market by it’s:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4), highest rating by IDC)
  • Chose HPE NonStop X servers for it’s:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
  • Saw the following improvements by using HPE NonStop X servers:
    • reduction in Application/system downtime: greater than 75%
    • reduction in transaction processing time: greater than 75%
    • increase in System capacity (memory, compute power): greater than 75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO): greater than 75%
  • Rates the following with regards to HPE NonStop X servers:
    • standards-based, modular design with Intel x86 processors: valuable
    • industry-standard and ultra-fast InfiniBand based system-interconnect: very Valuable
    • high performance with one of the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) in its class: very Valuable
    • software implementation with highly integrated software stack with own OS, security, database, management, middleware, and development tools: valuable
    • seamless and low-latency connectivity with Linux based applications: least Valuable
    • long term roadmap commitment: very Valuable

HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) Case Study

Ministry of Finance KSA

Introduction

This case study of Ministry of Finance KSA is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA):

  • Had these challenges in their SAP (HANA) environment that has been best addressed by HPE Mission-Critical Solutions:
    • Insufficient performance to meet their company demands for transactions and real-time analytics
    • Demand for the capacity to meet growing business expectations an or need of consolidation databases to eliminate silos
    • Costly downtime (planned and unplanned) disrupting critical business operations and putting at stake business continuity and reputation
    • Unsatisfactory level of integration of their database server platform with their current environment
    • Costly system maintenance and updates

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) that the surveyed company uses:

  • HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) is deployed on-premise.
  • Has the following running on their HPE Mission-Critical Server platform:
    • SAP S/4HANA / SAP BW/4HANA

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA):

  • Rates the following HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP’s capabilities:
    • comprehensive portfolio of server solutions giving the flexibility of choice: very valuable
    • high performance across all types and sizes of SAP (HANA) workloads: very valuable
    • system scalability that equips environments of all sizes and scale-up efficiency: very valuable
    • highest levels of availability and extreme RAS (Reliability, Availability, Serviceability) features: very valuable
    • flexible growth, reconfiguration or flexibility in integration with other systems: very valuable
    • solutions minimizing capital expenditures at deployment and operating costs in the production phase: very valuable
  • Saw the following improvements since using HPE MIssion-Critical Solutions for SAP:
    • improvement in performance (reduction in data analysis/transactions processing time): greater than 75%
    • increase in capacity ( compute, memory) to support growth: greater than 75%
    • reduction in system downtime to ensure business continuity: greater than 75%
  • HPE solutions for SAP (HANA) differentiates from solutions offered in the market by other vendors from it’s:
    • Vast experience to help achieve their business objectives
    • Broad infrastructure portfolio to meet their specific needs
    • HPE Pointnext Services for every stage of their migration journey

HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) Case Study

Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise computer software company is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) 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 HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA):

  • Had these challenges in their SAP (HANA) environment that has been best addressed by HPE Mission-Critical Solutions:
    • Demand for the capacity to meet growing business expectations an or need of consolidation databases to eliminate silos
    • Costly downtime (planned and unplanned) disrupting critical business operations and putting at stake business continuity and reputation

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) that the surveyed company uses:

  • HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA) is deployed implemented as a hybrid cloud solution.
  • Has the following running on their HPE Mission-Critical Server platform:
    • SAP S/4HANA / SAP BW/4HANA
    • SAP Business Suite on HANA /SAP Business Warehouse on HANA

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP (HANA):

  • Rates the following HPE Mission-Critical Solutions for SAP’s capabilities:
    • comprehensive portfolio of server solutions giving the flexibility of choice: very valuable
    • high performance across all types and sizes of SAP (HANA) workloads: very valuable
    • system scalability that equips environments of all sizes and scale-up efficiency: very valuable
    • highest levels of availability and extreme RAS (Reliability, Availability, Serviceability) features: very valuable
    • flexible growth, reconfiguration or flexibility in integration with other systems: very valuable
    • solutions minimizing capital expenditures at deployment and operating costs in the production phase: very valuable
  • Saw the following improvements since using HPE MIssion-Critical Solutions for SAP:
    • improvement in performance (reduction in data analysis/transactions processing time): greater than 75%
    • increase in capacity ( compute, memory) to support growth: greater than 75%
    • reduction in system downtime to ensure business continuity: greater than 75%
  • HPE solutions for SAP (HANA) differentiates from solutions offered in the market by other vendors from it’s:
    • Vast experience to help achieve their business objectives
    • Broad infrastructure portfolio to meet their specific needs
    • HPE Pointnext Services for every stage of their migration journey
  • Rates these products as a part of other HPE products or services included as part of their HPE solutions for SAP (HANA):
    • HPE Serviceguard for Linux – a part of the Near-Zero Downtime solution: very valuable
    • HPE Workload Aware Security for Linux – security compliance software: very valuable
    • HPE GreenLake – bringing a public cloud experience in the privacy of own data center: very valuable

HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage Case Study

Syntax Systems GmbH&Co.Kg

Introduction

This case study of Syntax Systems GmbH&Co.KG is based on a September 2019 survey of HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“As a global service provider, we need to make sure that we provide our customers with the most reliable and performant infrastructure platform – 24×7×365. By using HPE 3PAR Storage and Server technology together with Datacenter Care support, we are able to meet our customer’s expectations and fulfill the agreed service levels. With the HPE account and support team, we have a trusted partner that is proactively engaged and interested in our needs to create benefits for today and the future.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage:

  • Addressed the following issues with HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage:
    • Performance issues and errors that were requiring too much time to be spent on administrative tasks (OPEX)
    • High risks related to unplanned (stability and reliability issues) or planned (upgrades) downtime.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage that the surveyed company uses:

  • Consolidating the following workloads or applications on their HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage system:
    • Development and testing
    • Databases
    • Hosting/service providers
    • Virtualized Environments (VMware, HyperV, AIX VIO)
  • Deployed the following solutions in conjunction with their HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage:
    • VMware
    • Microsoft Hyper V
    • Openstack
    • Citrix
    • SAP HANA
    • IBM AIX Virtualization
  • Chose HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage over other vendors, like Dell EMC or Netapp, because:
    • HPE 3PAR offers superior performance, improved reliability, and is easier to use than competitive solutions

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage:

  • Rates the value of the following HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage capabilities:
    • high performance: very valuable
    • high stability: very valuable
    • ability to scale: very valuable
    • application-level data snapshotting: valuable
    • disaster avoidance with advanced replication and application transparent failover: very valuable
  • Reduced the time to perform administrative tasks with HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage:
    • performance troubleshooting: 26-50%
    • capacity planning/design: 26-50%
    • provisioning upgrades: 26-50%
    • responding to customer requests: 26-50%
  • Improved the following since using HPE 3PAR StoreServ Storage:
    • improved their ability to consistently predict performance with sub-millisecond latency: 51-75%
    • reduced their power / cooling / rack space: 51-75%
    • improved capacity management per admin: 51-75%
    • reduced unplanned or planned downtime for improved availability: >75%

HPE High Performance Computing Solutions Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The new HPE HPC systems with a large AI section help us to easily accommodate a mix of classical HPC and AI workloads with single user experience.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Solving the following challenges by using HPE as their High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions provider:
    • Insufficient compute performance to address new HPC workloads
  • Solved these HPC Solutions-related storage problems by using HPE as their HPC Solutions provider:
    • Insufficient storage capacity to keep up with workloads

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Using HPE High Performance Computing solutions for:
    • AI – Machine Learning
    • AI – Deep Learning
    • CAE
    • Weather
    • Genomics
  • Rates the following HPE High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions’ capabilities on their importance:
    • System Performance: very valuable
    • System Reliability: very valuable
    • System Security: valuable
    • Storage Performance: very valuable
    • Ease of management: valuable
    • Short time to system deployment: valuable
    • Ability to accommodate a variety of workloads: very valuable
    • Lower operational cost: valuable
    • Greater Data Center Density: valuable
  • Rates HPE High Performance Computing solutions from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • broad product portfolio: superior
    • easy scalability of systems: superior
    • versatility to accommodate wide range of user requirements: superior
    • high performance: superior
    • reduced time-to-solution: not superior
    • low TCO: superior
    • best in class support & services: not superior

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Saw the following improvements since deploying HPE High Performance Computing solutions:
    • improvement in computing performance: 11 – 50%
    • improvement in density: 11 – 50%
    • increase in # of systems managed (scalability): 11 – 50%
    • time to manage systems: 1-10%
  • Saw a 1-5X faster improvement in Time-to-Results after using HPE HPC solutions.

HPE High Performance Computing Solutions Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“HPE HPC has given us a reliable and versatile solution to grow our compute capacity within our power budget while also improving the efficiency of our cooling system.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Solving the following challenges by using HPE as their High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions provider:
    • Insufficient compute performance to address new HPC workloads
  • Solved these HPC Solutions-related storage problems by using HPE as their HPC Solutions provider:
    • Poor storage performance unable to keep up with compute requirements

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Using HPE High Performance Computing solutions for:
    • Research computing at a university in multiple fields.
  • Rates the following HPE High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions’ capabilities on their importance:
    • System Performance: valuable
    • System Reliability: very valuable
    • System Security: valuable
    • Storage Performance: very valuable
    • Network Performance: very valuable
    • Ease of management: valuable
    • Scalability – combination of on-premises and off-premises: not valuable
    • Short time to system deployment: valuable
    • Data management: valuable
    • Ability to accommodate a variety of workloads: very valuable
    • Lower operational cost: valuable
    • Greater Data Center Density: valuable
  • Rates HPE High Performance Computing solutions from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • broad product portfolio: very superior
    • high energy efficiency (HPE SGI 8600 #5 in Green 500): superior

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Saw the following improvements since deploying HPE High Performance Computing solutions:
    • improvement in computing performance: greater than 50%
    • increase in # of systems managed (scalability): 11 – 50%
    • reduction in cost associated with energy: 11 – 50%
  • Saw value in 6-12 months after the deployment of HPE HPC solutions.

HPE High Performance Computing Solutions Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“With HPE HPC we did scale-out scientific challenges of our users.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Solving the following challenges by using HPE as their High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions provider:
    • Insufficient compute performance to address new HPC workloads
    • High energy consumption of compute resources
  • Solved these HPC Solutions-related storage problems by using HPE as their HPC Solutions provider:
    • Inability to handle new HPC and AI workloads with many small to medium files
    • Insufficient storage capacity to keep up with workloads

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Using HPE High Performance Computing solutions for:
    • AI – Machine Learning
    • AI – Deep Learning
    • Data Analytics
    • Genomics
    • Chemistry, biology, medicine, material science
  • Rates the following HPE High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions’ capabilities on their importance:
    • System Performance: very valuable
    • System Reliability: very valuable
    • System Security: very valuable
    • Storage Performance: very valuable
    • Network Performance: very valuable
    • Ease of management: very valuable
    • Scalability – combination of on-premises and off-premises: very valuable
    • Short time to system deployment: very valuable
    • Data management: very valuable
    • Ability to accommodate a variety of workloads: very valuable
    • Lower operational cost: very valuable
    • Greater Data Center Density: very valuable
  • Rates HPE High Performance Computing solutions from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • broad product portfolio: superior
    • easy scalability of systems: superior
    • high energy efficiency (HPE SGI 8600 #5 in Green 500): very superior
    • versatility to accommodate wide range of user requirements: very superior
    • high performance: very superior
    • reduced time-to-solution: superior
    • quick ROI: superior
    • low TCO: very superior
    • best in class support & services: superior

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Saw the following improvements since deploying HPE High Performance Computing solutions:
    • improvement in computing performance: greater than 50%
    • improvement in density: greater than 50%
    • increase in # of systems managed (scalability): greater than 50%
    • reduction in cost associated with energy: greater than 50%
    • time to manage systems: 11 – 50%
    • time for data management workflows: 11 – 50%
  • Saw value in 1-6 months after the deployment of HPE HPC solutions.
  • Saw a 5-10x faster improvement in Time-to-Results after using HPE HPC solutions.

HPE High Performance Computing Solutions Case Study

University Of Vienna/Theoretical Chemistry

Introduction

This case study of University of Vienna/Theoretical Chemistry is based on an October 2019 survey of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Our HPE HPC Cluster enables us to run simulations that have special demands like long runtimes (several weeks) or high memory/process requirements. Usually, such kind of simulations is not possible in public supercomputing centers.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Solving the following challenges by using HPE as their High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions provider:
    • Insufficient compute performance to address new HPC workloads
    • Unreliable and hard to service compute servers

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Using HPE High Performance Computing solutions for:
    • Chemistry/Life Sciences
  • Rates the following HPE High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions’ capabilities on their importance:
    • System Performance: very valuable
    • System Reliability: valuable
    • Storage Performance: valuable
    • Network Performance: valuable
    • Ease of management: valuable
    • Short time to system deployment: valuable
    • Ability to accommodate a variety of workloads: valuable
    • Lower operational cost: valuable
  • Chose HPE HPC over:
    • HPE was our first choice
  • Rates HPE High Performance Computing solutions from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • broad product portfolio: very superior
    • easy scalability of systems: superior
    • versatility to accommodate wide range of user requirements: superior
    • high performance: superior
    • reduced time-to-solution: superior

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Saw the following improvements since deploying HPE High Performance Computing solutions:
    • improvement in computing performance: 11 – 50%
    • time to manage systems: 11 – 50%

HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays Case Study

Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a May 2019 survey of HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays 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 HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:

  • Addressed the following requirements with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • Need for cost effective storage
    • Need for high performance
  • Replaced the following solutions with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • IBM Storage

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays that the surveyed company uses:

  • Consolidating the following workloads or applications on their HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • VDI
    • Development and testing
    • Their web hosting applications
    • Database workloads
    • SAP/ERP
  • Using the following apps or database environments in conjunction with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • VMware

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:

  • Rates the value of the following capabilities offered by HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • ability to predict and resolve problems (InfoSight): valuable
    • design for both primary and secondary flash workloads: valuable
    • replication and integration with leading backup software: valuable
    • prescriptive forecasts into capacity, performance, and bandwidth requirements (InfoSight): very valuable
    • holistic view across the infrastructure stack: very valuable
    • ability to migrate data between all-flash, hybrid-flash, and multi-cloud storage: very valuable
    • data encryption and secure over-the-wire protection: valuable
  • Identifies the following as HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays’ strengths over other storage vendors:
    • Predictive Analytics with InfoSight
    • High reliability (guaranteed 99.9999% availability)
    • Compression
  • Improved the following metrics related to administrative tasks since using HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • performance troubleshooting: 51-75%
    • storage provisioning: >75%
    • capacity planning/design (predictive analytics): >75%
    • provisioning upgrades: 26-50%
    • time to respond to customer requests: 51-75%
  • Improved the following metrics since using HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • reduced power / cooling / rack space: 26-50%
    • increased the managed capacity per admin: 51-75%
    • reduced unplanned or planned downtime: >75%

HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays Case Study

Medium Enterprise Legal Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise legal company is based on a March 2019 survey of HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have seen latency drop below 1ms, which was a dream "

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:

  • Addressed the following requirements with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • Need for cost effective storage
    • Need for high performance
  • Replaced the following solutions with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • Ibm

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays that the surveyed company uses:

  • Consolidating the following workloads or applications on their HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • VDI
  • Using the following apps or database environments in conjunction with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • VMware

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:

  • Rates the value of the following capabilities offered by HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • ability to predict and resolve problems (InfoSight): valuable
    • design for both primary and secondary flash workloads: valuable
    • replication and integration with leading backup software: valuable
    • prescriptive forecasts into capacity, performance, and bandwidth requirements (InfoSight): valuable
  • Identifies the following as HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays’ strengths over other storage vendors:
    • “All-flash” like performance at a lower cost than other similar offerings
  • Improved the following metrics related to administrative tasks since using HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • performance troubleshooting: 51-75%
    • storage provisioning: 51-75%
    • capacity planning/design (predictive analytics): 26-50%
    • provisioning upgrades: 51-75%
  • Improved the following metrics since using HPE Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Arrays:
    • improved the cost per capacity: 51-75%
    • improved the cost per performance: >75%
    • increased the managed capacity per admin: >75%
    • reduced unplanned or planned downtime: 51-75%

HPE High Performance Computing Solutions Case Study

Sc3 Uis Supercomputación Y Cálculo Científico Uis

Introduction

This case study of SC3UIS – Supercomputación y Cálculo Científico UIS is based on a September 2019 survey of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With HPE HPC we can perform better our applications and the data analysis. More than X times is the possibility to attack complex and interesting problems for our country.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Solving the following challenges by using HPE as their High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions provider:
    • High energy consumption of compute resources
  • Solved these HPC Solutions-related storage problems by using HPE as their HPC Solutions provider:
    • Manual processes to move data off active storage and into archive or vice-versa

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Using HPE High Performance Computing solutions for:
    • AI – Machine Learning
    • AI – Deep Learning
    • Data Analytics
    • EDA
    • CAE
    • Weather
    • Oil and gas
    • Financial Services
    • Genomics
    • Astrophysics, Social Sciences
  • Rates the following HPE High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions’ capabilities on their importance:
    • System Performance: very valuable
    • System Reliability: very valuable
    • System Security: very valuable
    • Storage Performance: very valuable
    • Network Performance: very valuable
    • Ease of management: very valuable
    • Scalability – combination of on-premises and off-premises: very valuable
    • Short time to system deployment: very valuable
    • Data management: very valuable
    • Ability to accommodate a variety of workloads: very valuable
    • Lower operational cost: very valuable
    • Greater Data Center Density: very valuable
  • Chose HPE HPC over:
    • HPE was our first choice
  • Rates HPE High Performance Computing solutions from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • broad product portfolio: very superior
    • easy scalability of systems: very superior
    • high energy efficiency (HPE SGI 8600 #5 in Green 500): very superior
    • versatility to accommodate wide range of user requirements: very superior
    • high performance: very superior
    • reduced time-to-solution: very superior
    • quick ROI: very superior
    • low TCO: superior
    • best in class support & services: very superior

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE High Performance Computing Solutions:

  • Saw the following improvements since deploying HPE High Performance Computing solutions:
    • improvement in computing performance: greater than 50%
    • improvement in density: greater than 50%
    • increase in # of systems managed (scalability): greater than 50%
    • reduction in cost associated with energy: greater than 50%
    • time to manage systems: 11 – 50%
    • time for data management workflows: greater than 50%
  • Saw value in 6-12 months after the deployment of HPE HPC solutions.
  • Saw a greater than 10x improvement in Time-to-Results after using HPE HPC solutions.

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Biomax

Introducción

Este estudio de Biomax se basa en una encuesta de clientes de HPE Simplivity realizada en Agosto de 2019 por TechValidate, un servicio de investigación de terceros.

“HP SimpliVity nos permitió una reducción de presupuesto respecto a lo que veníamos pagando en un datacenter alterno, ahora tenemos la infraestructura en nuestro propio Datacenter y la manejamos de manera rápida y confiable "

Desafíos

El desafío de negocio que llevó a la compañía a evaluar y finalmente seleccionar a HPE Simplivity es:

  • Seleccionó HPE SimpliVity por las siguientes razones:
    • Tenían una iniciativa de migración o consolidación del centro de datos
    • Tenían un mandato / deseo de implementar DR y / o mejorar copia de seguridad / recuperación

Caso de Uso

Las características y funcionalidades de HPE Simplivity que la compañía encuestada utiliza son:

  • Utiliza HPE SimpliVity para lo siguiente:
    • Modernización de la infraestructura / actualización tecnológica
    • Migración de datos
    • Prueba / Dev y QA
    • Copia de seguridad, recuperación y recuperación de desastres
  • Ejecuta los siguientes tipos de aplicaciones en HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Aplicación específica de la industria (sistema 911, aplicación de atención médica, administración de casos legales, CAD / CAM)
    • SAP

Resultados

La compañía encuestada ha logrado los resultados siguientes con HPE Simplivity:

  • Rendimiento mejorado por 50% to 75% después de implementar HPE SimpliVity.
  • Obtuvo beneficios de eficiencia en relación al ahorro de capacidad de hasta 50:1 después de implementar HPE SimpliVity.
  • Calcula cuánto tiempo lleva desplegar nuevas cargas de trabajo, incluida la asignación de recursos de cómputo y almacenamiento, y la configuración de políticas de protección de datos:
    • antes de usar HPE SimpliVity: 1 semana – 1 mes
    • después de usar HPE SimpliVity: 1 día – 1 semana
  • Obtenido valor en 1 a 3 meses después de implementar HPE SimpliVity.
  • Califica el valor de las siguientes capacidades de HPE SimpliVity en el proceso de selección:
    • tener un único proveedor de confianza para soporte global para toda su pila: valioso
    • la confiabilidad, capacidad de servicio y disponibilidad de HPE SimpliVity, respaldada por una garantía integral: muy valioso
    • diseño a prueba de futuro de HPE SimpliVity: muy valioso
    • las ofertas de soporte y servicio de Pointnext de HPE SimpliVity: muy valioso
    • el consumo y la financiación flexibles de HPE SimpliVity: no influyó en la decisión
  • Califica el valor de las siguientes características de HPE SimpliVity en el proceso de selección:
    • protección de datos integrada: muy valioso
    • deduplicación y compresión en tiempo real: muy valioso
    • administración centrada en máquinas virtuales a través de vCenter: muy valioso
    • infraestructura Hiperconvergente con HPE ProLiant DL380: muy valioso
    • administración Global Federada: valioso

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Abba Technologies Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Abba Technologies Inc. is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE Simplivity addresses all of our business needs: local backup/recovery, data efficiency, performance, DR site backup/recovery, and business continuance.”

Challenges

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

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because a capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure led to an overall platform review.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Data center consolidation / private cloud
    • Production applications
    • Test/Dev and QA
    • Backup, recovery, and disaster recovery
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Industry-specific application (911 system, healthcare application, legal case management, CAD/CAM)
    • Remote application management
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity being a single trusted vendor for global support for their entire stack: valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: highly valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s pointnext service and support offerings: valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s flexible consumption and financing: highly valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by 50% to 75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 50:1 to 100:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: 1 day – 1 week
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value in 1 week to 1 month after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: highly valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: highly valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable
  • Rates their satisfaction based on their support experience based on how the outcome addressed their business need:
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or OmniStack s/w): very satisfied
    • Support experience with a majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, and forums: satisfied

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Carolina Sunrock Corporation

Introduction

This case study of Carolina Sunrock Corporation is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“I no longer need to watch my environment at all times and I can help my companies in other ways. HPE Simplivity has become set it and forget it”

Challenges

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

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because a capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure led to an overall platform review.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Infrastructure modernization / technology refresh
    • Data center consolidation / private cloud
    • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
    • Backup, recovery, and disaster recovery
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Microsoft SharePoint
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity being a single trusted vendor for global support for their entire stack: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s pointnext service and support offerings: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s flexible consumption and financing: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by >75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 100:1 to 200:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: 1 day – 1 week
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value within 1 week after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: extremely valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable
  • Rates their satisfaction based on their support experience based on how the outcome addressed their business need:
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (remote): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (onsite): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a trained customer: very satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or OmniStack s/w): very satisfied
    • Support experience with a majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: very satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, and forums: very satisfied

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Help Ox Inc.

Introduction

This case study of HelpOx Inc. is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

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

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because they had a data center migration or consolidation initiative.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Infrastructure modernization / technology refresh
    • Data center consolidation / private cloud
    • Production applications
    • Remote/branch offices (ROBO)
    • Backup, recovery, and disaster recovery
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Industry-specific application (911 system, healthcare application, legal case management, CAD/CAM)
    • ConnectWise
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s pointnext service and support offerings: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s flexible consumption and financing: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by 50% to 75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 100:1 to 200:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: 1 week -1 month
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value in 1 to 3 months after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: extremely valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable
  • Rates their satisfaction based on their support experience based on how the outcome addressed their business need:
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (remote): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (onsite): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a trained customer: very satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or OmniStack s/w): very satisfied
    • Support experience with a majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: very satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, and forums: very satisfied

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

City Of Rochester Hills

Introduction

This case study of City of Rochester Hills is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With HPE SimpliVity we have a much quicker response to new application requests now. Our backup and DR position is much better now with the onboard backup.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE SimpliVity:

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because a capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure led to an overall platform review.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Infrastructure modernization/technology refresh
    • Production applications
    • Backup, recovery, and disaster recovery
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • VDI
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity being a single trusted vendor for global support for their entire stack: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s point next service and support offerings: valuable

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by >75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 50:1 to 100:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: 1 day – 1 week
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value within 1 week after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: extremely valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable
  • Rates their satisfaction based on their support experience based on how the outcome addressed their business need:
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (remote): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or OmniStack s/w): very satisfied
    • Support experience with a majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: very satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, and forums: very satisfied

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Genesis Christian College

Introduction

This case study of Genesis Christian College is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE SimpliVity:

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because they had a mandate/desire to implement DR and/or improve backup/recovery.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Infrastructure modernization / technology refresh
    • Data center consolidation / private cloud
    • Production applications
    • Test/Dev and QA
    • Backup, recovery, and disaster recovery
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Microsoft Exchange
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity being a single trusted vendor for global support for their entire stack: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s pointnext service and support offerings: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s flexible consumption and financing: not influential

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by 50% to 75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 50:1 to 100:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: 1 week -1 month
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value in 3 to 6 months after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: extremely valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Proteinas Naturales

Introduction

This case study of Proteinas Naturales is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With HPE SimpliVity it was possible to consolidate all the VM of the data center.”

Challenges

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

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because a capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure led to an overall platform review.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Production applications
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • E-Commerce
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity being a single trusted vendor for global support for their entire stack: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: highly valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: highly valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s pointnext service and support offerings: highly valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s flexible consumption and financing: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by >75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 50:1 to 100:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: more than 1 month
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value in 1 to 3 months after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: extremely valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable
  • Rates their satisfaction based on their support experience based on how the outcome addressed their business need:
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (remote): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (onsite): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a trained customer: satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or OmniStack s/w): satisfied
    • Support experience with a majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, and forums: satisfied

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Waynesboro Area School District

Introduction

This case study of Waynesboro Area School District is based on an August 2019 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select HPE SimpliVity:

  • Selected HPE SimpliVity because a capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure led to an overall platform review.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE SimpliVity that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity for the following:
    • Infrastructure modernization / technology refresh
    • Data center consolidation / private cloud
    • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Runs the following application types on HPE SimpliVity:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Industry-specific application (911 system, healthcare application, legal case management, CAD/CAM)
    • VDI
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity capabilities were in the selection process:
    • HPE SimpliVity being a single trusted vendor for global support for their entire stack: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by a comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s future-proof design: extremely valuable
    • HPE SimpliVity’s pointnext service and support offerings: not influential
    • HPE SimpliVity’s flexible consumption and financing: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Improved performance by 50% to 75% since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Realized efficiency benefits for capacity savings of 200:1 to 300:1 since deploying HPE SimpliVity.
  • Estimates how long it takes to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • before using SimpliVity: 1 week -1 month
    • after using SimpliVity: up to 1 day
  • Saw value within 1 week after the deployment of HPE SimpliVity.
  • Rates how valuable the following HPE SimpliVity features were in the selection process:
    • integrated data protection: extremely valuable
    • inline dedupe/compression: extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: extremely valuable
    • hyperconverged infrastructure with HPE ProLiant DL380: extremely valuable
    • globally federated management: extremely valuable
  • Rates their satisfaction based on their support experience based on how the outcome addressed their business need:
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (remote): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by HPE (onsite): very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a trained customer: very satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or OmniStack s/w): very satisfied
    • Support experience with a majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: very satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, and forums: very satisfied



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