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HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

FlyDubai

Introduction

This case study of Flydubai is based on a December 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE ProLiant is helping to provide reliable IT solutions”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points have been drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Complex/difficulty of keeping infrastructure secure day-to-day

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: extremely valuable
  • Having data first modernization: valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: valuable

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers
  • HPE ProLiant – Tower Servers

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 100% Faster
    • Remote access for the remote workforce: 75% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 75% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 25% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in the total cost of ownership: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51% – 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 51% – 75%

HPE Alletra dHCI Case Study

Devoli

Introduction

This case study of Devoli is based on an October 2022 survey of HPE Alletra dHCI customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“There have been many advantages since installing the HPE Alletra dHCI platform, we have maintained a 100% uptime since the installation. A key indicator that the investment is paying dividends.”

Challenges

Primary catalyst events that prompted their organization to select HPE Alletra dHCI:

  • Data center migration or consolidation initiative

Use Case

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

  • How do you use or plan to use HPE Alletra dHCI:
    • Infrastructure modernization/technology refresh
    • Data center consolidation/foundation for hybrid cloud
    • Production applications for business-critical and mixed workloads
  • Which application types are you running or planning to run on HPE Alletra dHCI:
    • We are using the platform as the foundation of an ISP including the hosting of a voice platform

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Alletra dHCI:

  • Since deploying HPE Alletra dHCI, they have improved or expect to improve performance by The support applications are showing up to 50% improved speed .
  • For the HPE Alletra dHCI solution, how valuable were the following capabilities in the selection process:
    • Single trusted vendor for global support for entire stack: valuable
    • HPE reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • Flexible consumption and financing from HPE: valuable
  • For HPE Alletra dHCI solution powered by HPE InfoSight, how valuable the following features were in the selection process?
    • Six 9’s data availability: extremely valuable
    • Independently scale compute and storage non-disruptively: highly valuable
    • Industry-leading data efficiency: extremely valuable
    • Integrated automatic health checks, predictive analytics with VM recommendations, and 1-click upgrades: extremely valuable
  • By what percentage have you seen improvement in the following areas since using HPE Alletra dHCI?
    • Speed to provision new workloads: 51% to 75%
    • Improved lifecycle management tasks including upgrades: up to 25%
    • Speed to deploy new compute and storage resources: greater than 75%
    • Reduced time spent troubleshooting VMs and infrastructure issues: 51% to 75%

HPE Alletra dHCI Case Study

Texas Rangers

Introduction

This case study of Texas Rangers is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE Alletra dHCI customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We are a small shop with a big infrastructure. HPE Alletra, has allowed me to focus on adding value in architecture and supporting our customers without having to constantly babysit infrastructure.”

Challenges

Primary catalyst events that prompted their organization to select HPE Alletra dHCI:

  • Capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure led to an overall platform review
  • Data center migration or consolidation initiative
  • Need to modernize data protection, backup, and disaster recovery
  • Desire to improve IT, gain data insights, and speed application cycle times

Use Case

How do you use or plan to use HPE Alletra dHCI:

  • Data center consolidation / foundation for hybrid cloud
  • Test/Dev and Production
  • Data protection, Backup, recovery, and disaster recovery

Which application types are you running or planning to run on HPE Alletra dHCI:

  • Structured data (e.g. RDMS, MSFT SQL, MySQL, Oracle, etc.)
  • Collaboration apps: (e.g. messaging, file share, email, etc.)
  • Security and access: (e.g. AD, SASE, IAM, cyber)
  • Homegrown, ecommerce, web apps, content serving
  • Video apps (e.g. Security, Quality diagnostics, Genetec, Milestone, etc.)
  • App dev, DevOps, Testing, Big Data, monitoring

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Alletra dHCI:

  • They have realized or expect to realize a 5X to 10X in efficiency benefits, regarding capacity savings.
  • How long does it take you to deploy new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies:
    • Before HPE Alletra dHCI: 1 day – 1 week
    • After HPE Alletra dHCI: Up to 1 day
  • For the HPE Alletra dHCI solution, how valuable were the following capabilities in the selection process:
    • Single trusted vendor for global support for entire stack: extremely valuable
    • Secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: highly valuable
    • HPE reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by comprehensive warranty: extremely valuable
    • HPE future-proof design and flexibility: extremely valuable
    • HPE GreenLake services, advisory services and support offerings: highly valuable
    • Flexible consumption and financing from HPE: extremely valuable
  • For HPE Alletra dHCI solution powered by HPE InfoSight, how valuable the following features were in the selection process?
    • Performance with sub-milliseconds, predictable latency: extremely valuable
    • Six 9’s data availability: extremely valuable
    • Independently scale compute and storage non-disruptively: extremely valuable
    • Industry-leading data efficiency: extremely valuable
    • Integrated automatic health checks, predicative analytics with VM recommendations, and 1-click upgrades: extremely valuable
    • Leverage existing HPE ProLiant servers and compute flexibility with dHCI: extremely valuable
  • By what percentage have you seen improvement in the following areas since using HPE Alletra dHCI?
    • Speed to provision new workloads: 26% to 50%
    • Improved lifecycle management tasks including upgrades: 51% to 75%
    • Speed to deploy new compute and storage resources: greater than 75%
    • Reduced overprovisioning of compute or storage resources: 51% to 75%
    • Reduced time spent troubleshooting VMs and infrastructure issues: greater than 75%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Pioneer Federal Credit Union

Introduction

This case study of Pioneer Federal Credit Union is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We’re a smaller IT department and we don’t have any containerized workloads to deploy as a full data center might. We use the HPE ProLiant servers for single applications and install everything manually. The new Gen10 hardware has been faster to deploy than the Gen7 or 8 we’re coming from.”

Challenges

What was the driver for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • We’ve been running on ProLiant Gen 7 and Gen 8 hardware far beyond their EoL. We wanted to get everything we can on newer hardware.

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Data Management & Analytics
  • Running secure applications.

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: extremely valuable
  • Having data first modernization: valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: valuable
    • Ease of deploying / managing workloads: valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 50% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 50% Faster
    • Virtualization: 50% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 50% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 1-25%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 1-25%
    • Reduction in downtime: 26 – 50%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 1-25%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

Introduction

This case study of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE ProLiant has excellent stability and fidelity.”

Challenges

What was the main driver for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Complex/ lengthy deployment of a workload on our infrastructure

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: extremely valuable
  • Having data first modernization : extremely valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: extremely valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: extremely valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 100% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 100% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 75% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 100% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in downtime: greater than 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 51% – 75%

HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus Case Study

Texpunto S.A.C.

Introduction

This case study of Texpunto S.A.C. is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The reliability in the processes of our database and the storage of shared files, as well as backups of peripheral equipment, even in a critical case of ransomware infection, the HPE equipment was up to the task, recovering almost all the files and the entire database.”

Challenges

Drivers for upgrading their existing HPE Compute infrastructure:

  • Workload deployment time and effort
  • Infrastructure management
  • Cost of server

The HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus was chosen over or replaced:

  • HPE (our first choice)
  • Generic Personal Computer

Use Case

What are your use cases in your HPE Compute environment?

  • General purpose small business applications
  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Data Management & Analytics

What workloads or applications are you deploying on your HPE MicroServer in your office:

  • File sharing, print, and email server
  • Accounting, HR, or finance applications
  • Local backup and restore

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus:

  • HPE MicroServer compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: valuable
  • How much more quickly have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • Accounting, HR, or finance applications: 100% faster
    • Local backup and restore: 75% faster
    • Alternative to workstation/desktop: 75% faster
    • Network gateway: 75% faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51 – 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: greater than 75%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Precision Computer Systems L.L.C.

Introduction

This case study of Precision Computer Systems L.L.C. is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“About how ProLiant has helped in our business, it’s good to say that our clients are pretty well ‘plain vanilla’ establishments (small businesses) so once the security measures are in place everything runs pretty smoothly. Once the in-house person tasked with minor tech support functions is trained they monitor and call us if something occurs.”

Challenges

What was the main driver for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Upgraded to keep pace with performance and O/S requirements

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Virtualization

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Tower Servers
    For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?
  • Integrated data protection: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: valuable
    • Virtualization: valuable
    • Ease of deploying / managing workloads: valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: least valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 75% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 75% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 10% Faster
    • AI: 10% Faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 1-25%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51% – 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 26 – 50%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Globalmaksimum Data & Info Tech.

Introduction

This case study of Globalmaksimum Data & Info tech. is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“On HPE ProLiant servers we are using CM tools, like Ansible, terraform for quick deployment.”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points have been drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Complex/ lengthy deployment of a workload on their infrastructure
  • Concerns on reliability
  • Complex / difficult of keeping infrastructure secure day-to-day

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Virtualization
  • Data Management & Analytics

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers
  • HCI

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: extremely valuable
  • Having data first modernization: extremely valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: extremely valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying / managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 100% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 100% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 100% Faster
    • AI: 100% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 100% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in downtime: 26 – 50%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 51% – 75%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Ramsoft Sa De Cv Mx

Introduction

This case study of RAMSOFT SA DE CV – MX is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The Intelligent Provisioning of HPE Proliant Servers enables us to reduce the implementation time deploying server infrastructure.”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points have been drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Concerns on reliability

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Virtualization

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers
  • HPE ProLiant – Tower Servers
    For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?
  • Integrated data protection: valuable
  • Having data first modernization : valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying / managing workloads: valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 75% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 75% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 75% Faster
    • AI: 75% Faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51% – 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 51% – 75%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Innov Sys

Introduction

This case study of InnovSys is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The security features of HPE ProLiant have provided us with the critical security capabilities we require to ensure the safety of our systems and sensitive data are secure and saved us 25% time/working hours every week in dealing with security measures.”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points have been drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Complex/ lengthy deployment of a workload on their infrastructure
  • Concerns about reliability
  • Complex & difficult of keeping infrastructure secure day-to-day
  • Complexity & difficulty of managing my infrastructure

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Remote access for remote workforce
  • Virtualization
  • Data Management & Analytics

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Tower Servers

Rated the following features for HPE’s ProLiant solution as extremely valuable in the selection process:

  • Integrated data protection: extremely valuable
  • Having data first modernization: extremely valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: extremely valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: extremely valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers:

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 100% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 100% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 100% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 50% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 1-25%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 1-25%
    • Reduction in downtime: 1-25%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 1-25%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 1-25%

HPE SimpliVity Case Study

Pt Asuransi Ramayana

Introduction

This case study of PT Asuransi Ramayana is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE SimpliVity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE SimpliVity is a very powerful and reliable product, the ease of use, replication between our data centers, and so on!”

Challenges

Primary catalyst events that prompted your organization to select HPE SimpliVity:

  • A refresh of existing infrastructure with a simplified, highly efficient, all-in-one solution
  • A data center migration or consolidation initiative
  • To run VMs today and possibly cloud-native applications in the future

Main drivers for implementing HPE SimpliVity in their IT environment:

  • Infrastructure modernization/technology refresh
  • Data center consolidation/foundation for hybrid cloud
  • Production applications/VDI
  • Data migration
  • Test/Dev and QA

Use Case

Which application types are you running or planning to run on HPE SimpliVity:

  • Structure data (e.g. RDMS, MSFT SQL, MySQL, Oracle, etc.)
  • Collaboration apps: (e.g. messaging, file share, email, etc.)
  • Business applications (e.g., ERM, CRM, financial management, etc.)
  • Security and access: (e.g. AD, SASE, IAM, cyber)
  • VDI / EUC (e.g. Citrix, View, etc.)

How would you describe your IT environment:

  • Single site (single or multiple appliances)
  • Hub and Spoke – edge, multi-site deployments with common services hosted out of a core data center.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE SimpliVity:

  • Since deploying HPE SimpliVity, they have realized or expect to realize a up to 50:1 in efficiency benefits regarding capacity savings.
  • Since deploying HPE SimpliVity, they have realized or expect to realize a greater than 90% productivity gain regarding time freed up to focus on more strategic projects.
  • What is your preferred disaster recovery (DR) & data protection strategy?
    • On-prem local only
    • On-prem to another backup partner or external storage
  • For HPE SimpliVity’s solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?
    • Integrated data protection: Extremely valuable
    • Inline dedupe, compression: Extremely valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: Extremely valuable
    • HPE InfoSight AIops Automation: Valuable
    • Globally federated management: Extremely valuable
    • Secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: Extremely valuable
    • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: Valuable
  • Based on their support experience, satisfaction 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 partner: very satisfied
    • Support experience with initial deployment delivered by a trained customer: very satisfied
    • Support experience with software upgrades (hypervisor and/or HPE SimpliVity software): very satisfied
    • Support experience with the majority of cases and incidents with HPE SimpliVity: very satisfied
    • Support experience relating to having easy access to knowledgebase, support portal, forums: very satisfied

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Bharat Heavy Electricals Pvt. Ltd.

Introduction

This case study of Bharat Heavy Electricals Pvt. Ltd. is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The HPE ProLiant servers are robust and reliable machines with a very low failure rate. It helps us run our workloads in a highly available manner. We have used HPE backup products as well, and the entire package is very helpful for our business needs.”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points were drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Complex/ lengthy deployment of a workload on their infrastructure
  • Complex / difficult of keeping infrastructure secure day-to-day

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Virtualization

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: extremely valuable
  • Having data first modernization: valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: valuable
    • Ease of deploying / managing workloads: valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 75% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 50% Faster
    • Virtualization: 75% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 50% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 50% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % Improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 1-25%
    • Reduction in downtime: 26 – 50%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 26 – 50%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Pt Bayan Resources Tbk

Introduction

This case study of PT Bayan Resources Tbk is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE ProLiant servers are easier to manage server than other servers.”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points were drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Complex/ lengthy deployment of a workload on their infrastructure
  • Concerns on reliability
  • Complex / difficult of keeping infrastructure secure day-to-day
  • Complexity difficulty of managing my infrastructure

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Virtualization

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers
  • HCI

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: valuable
  • Having data first modernization: valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
    • Ability to use a pay-as-you-go consumption model: valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 25% Faster
    • Remote access for the remote workforce: 50% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 50% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 50% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in the total cost of ownership: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51% – 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 51% – 75%

HPE ProLiant Servers Case Study

Kta

Introduction

This case study of KTA is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE ProLiant Servers customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The HPE ProLiant servers are running securely and easily. No nervous thoughts or difficulties.”

Challenges

Which of the following pain points have been drivers for upgrading your existing HPE ProLiant servers infrastructure?

  • Concerns on reliability
  • Complexity difficulty of managing my infrastructure

Use Case

What type of workloads are you deploying in your HPE ProLiant servers environment?

  • Remote access for remote workforce
  • Virtualization

What type of infrastructure have you deployed in your enterprise?

  • HPE ProLiant – Industry standard rack servers

For HPE’s ProLiant solution, how valuable were the following features in the selection process?

  • Integrated data protection: valuable
  • Having data first modernization : valuable
  • The ability to act on their data wherever it lives: valuable
  • Enabling their zero-trust framework: valuable
  • Simplifying their server management: extremely valuable
  • Having a secure foundation based on HPE ProLiant solution and supply chain: extremely valuable
  • HPE GreenLake as a service offering for flexibility in consumption method: valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE ProLiant Servers :

  • HPE ProLiant servers compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
  • How much faster have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant servers?
    • Private / Hybrid Cloud: 100% Faster
    • Remote access for remote workforce: 100% Faster
    • Virtualization: 100% Faster
    • Data Management & Analytics: 100% Faster
    • AI: 50% Faster
  • HPE ProLiant servers’ 360-degree security automation has saved them 50% working hours in managing their security on a day-to-day basis.
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant Servers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 51% – 75%
    • Reduction in downtime: greater than 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: greater than 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 26 – 50%

HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus Case Study

Siis.Si

Introduction

This case study of SIIS.SI is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10, everything runs smoothly.”

Challenges

Pain points that have been drivers for upgrading their existing HPE Compute infrastructure:

  • Reliability requirements
  • Infrastructure management

The HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus was chosen over or replaced:

  • HPE was our first choice

Use Case

What are your use cases in your HPE Compute environment?

  • General purpose small business applications
  • Virtualization
  • Data Management & Analytics

What workloads or applications are you deploying on your HPE MicroServer in your office:

  • File sharing, print, and email server
  • Accounting, HR, or finance applications

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus:

  • HPE MicroServer compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: valuable
    • Virtualization: very valuable
    • Ease of deploying/managing workloads: very valuable
  • How much more quickly have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • File sharing, print & email server: 50% faster
    • Accounting, HR, or finance applications: 50% faster
    • Local backup and restore: 50% faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 26 – 50%
    • Reduction in downtime: greater than 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: greater than 75%

HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus Case Study

Kf Csoft

Introduction

This case study of KFCsoft is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPEMicroServer Gen10 Plus infrastructure allowed us to deploy microservices with small maintenance costs and power consumption.”

Challenges

Pain points that have been drivers for upgrading their existing HPE Compute infrastructure:

  • Reliability requirements
  • Infrastructure management

The HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus was chosen over or replaced:

  • HPE was our first choice

Use Case

What are your use cases in your HPE Compute environment?

  • General purpose small business applications
  • Remote access for remote workforce

What workloads or applications are you deploying on your HPE MicroServer in your office:

  • Network gateway

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus:

  • HPE MicroServer compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: least valuable
    • Virtualization: valuable
    • Ease of deploying / managing workloads: very valuable
    • Performance: valuable
  • How much more quickly have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • File sharing, print & email server: 75% faster
    • Accounting, HR, or finance applications: 75% faster
    • Local backup and restore: 75% faster
    • Alternative to workstation/desktop: 75% faster
    • Network gateway: 75% faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • Reduction in server operating expense: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51 – 75%
    • Increase in number of clients supported: 51 – 75%
    • Reduction in number of help desk calls: 51 – 75%

HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus Case Study

Opin Kerfi Ehf

Introduction

This case study of Opin Kerfi EHF is based on a September 2022 survey of HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus has fantastic Linux support. Deploying BIOS and firmware updates is a breeze. Hardware configuration (scripting toolkits and ONCfg) from Linux are great.”

Challenges

Pain points that have been drivers for upgrading their existing HPE Compute infrastructure:

  • HPE no longer releasing updates and firmware for older but fully functional servers

Use Case

What are your use cases in your HPE Compute environment?

  • General purpose small business applications
  • Private / Hybrid Cloud
  • Remote access for remote workforce
  • Virtualization

What workloads or applications are you deploying on your HPE MicroServer in your office:

  • Network gateway
  • All kinds of things. Ex. disk hosting for backups

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus:

  • HPE MicroServer compared to other solutions in the market:
    • Reliability: very valuable
    • Security: very valuable
    • Virtualization: valuable
    • Performance: very valuable
  • How much more quickly have you been able to deploy your workloads on HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • File sharing, print & email server: 50% faster
    • Accounting, HR, or finance applications: 50% faster
    • Local backup and restore: 50% faster
    • Alternative to workstation/desktop: 50% faster
    • Network gateway: 50% faster
  • % improvements in the following areas with HPE ProLiant MicroServers:
    • Reduction in total cost of ownership: 1-25%
    • Reduction in downtime: 51 – 75%

HPE NonStop systems Case Study

Gravic, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Gravic, Inc. is based on a March 2022 survey of HPE NonStop systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“As the nonstop systems have embraced more common and ubiquitious DEVOPS technologies, HPE NonStop has improved our dev to deployment life cycle times and reduced them dramatically. as the overall performance of nonstop systems has improved, we have seen our customers do more with less, thereby greatly reducing costs and improving their TCO”

Challenges

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

  • Which of the following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • A need for 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • A need for the highest levels of security, regulatory compliance and governance standards
    • A need for extreme performance, reliability, and scalability
    • A need for extreme data and transaction integrity
    • A need for a futuristic, flexible, and innovative solution that is also proven and trusted
    • a need for continuous availability that preserves data integrity while supporting massive scale-out for loading

Use Case

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

  • Said that their HPE NonStop system supports the following workload/applications:
    • development, testing, and certification of our applications that run on NonStop

Results

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

  • Value of the following capabilities provided by HPE NonStop systems:
    • 100% Fault tolerance, Massive scalability, 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
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model: Valuable
  • What differentiates HPE NonStop systems from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4)- highest by IDC)
    • Massive and near-Linear Scalability from 2 to 4000 nodes (MPP architecture)
    • Proven, Stable and highly secure platform for mission-critical applications
  • Why they chose to upgrade/migrate to HPE NonStop X / Virtualized NonStop systems:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
    • Data center modernization/consolidation
    • Move to the platform/architecture for future innovation and growth with cloud and as a service capabilities
    • provide a testing platform for L-series and vNS
  • Improvement in the following areas with (or after upgrading/migrating to) HPE NonStop systems:
    • improvement in system/application availability: up to 25%
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: up to 25%
    • improvement in system capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: up to 25%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): 26-50%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, database and personnel costs, maintenance savings etc., avoiding cost of downtime): up to 25%
  • Said that the HPE NonStop systems have helped their organization achieve better business outcomes.

HPE NonStop systems Case Study

Red Link S.A.

Introduction

This case study of Redlink is based on a March 2022 survey of HPE NonStop systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The HPE NonStop systems have allowed us to process unexpected flows of transactions during the covid pandemia without any worries. We knew we had all of the tools to manage the load (whatever it was) flawlessly.”

Challenges

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

  • Which of the following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • A need for 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • A need for the highest levels of security, regulatory compliance and governance standards

Use Case

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

  • Said that their HPE NonStop system supports the following workload/applications:
    • Finance applications: Core banking, Internet banking (RTGS, NEFT, devices, etc.)
    • Finance applications: ATM switching

Results

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

  • Value of the following capabilities provided by HPE NonStop systems:
    • 100% Fault tolerance, Massive scalability, 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
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model: Valuable
  • What differentiates HPE NonStop systems from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4)- highest by IDC)
    • Massive and near-Linear Scalability from 2 to 4000 nodes (MPP architecture)
    • Proven, Stable and highly secure platform for mission-critical applications
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model
  • Why they chose to upgrade/migrate to HPE NonStop X / Virtualized NonStop systems:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
    • Move to industry-standard infrastructure with better economics and NonStop fundamentals of availability, scalability and reliability
    • Move to the platform/architecture for future innovation and growth with cloud and as a service capabilities
  • Improvement in the following areas with (or after upgrading/migrating to) HPE NonStop systems:
    • improvement in system/application availability: up to 25%
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: up to 25%
    • improvement in system capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: 26-50%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): 51-75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, database and personnel costs, maintenance savings etc., avoiding cost of downtime): 26-50%
  • Said that the HPE NonStop systems have helped their organization achieve better business outcomes.

HPE NonStop systems Case Study

Xid Software, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of XID Software, Inc. is based on a March 2022 survey of HPE NonStop systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Modern NonStop platforms allow greater implementation of industry standards in security and communications.”

Challenges

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

  • Which of the following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • A need for 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • A need for the highest levels of security, regulatory compliance and governance standards
    • A need for extreme performance, reliability, and scalability
    • A need for extreme data and transaction integrity

Use Case

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

  • Said that their HPE NonStop system supports the following workload/applications:
    • Finance applications: Payments processing, Retail POS payments
    • ERP/CRM

Results

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

  • Value of the following capabilities provided by HPE NonStop systems:
    • 100% Fault tolerance, Massive scalability, Extreme performance: Very 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: Very valuable
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model: Valuable
  • What differentiates HPE NonStop systems from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4)- highest by IDC)
    • Massive and near-Linear Scalability from 2 to 4000 nodes (MPP architecture)
    • Proven, Stable and highly secure platform for mission-critical applications
    • Highly Open platform with modern application development environment and DevOps support
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model
  • Why they chose to upgrade/migrate to HPE NonStop X / Virtualized NonStop systems:
    • Move to industry-standard infrastructure with better economics and NonStop fundamentals of availability, scalability, and reliability
    • Move to the platform/architecture for future innovation and growth with cloud and as a service capabilities
  • Improvement in the following areas with (or after upgrading/migrating to) HPE NonStop systems:
    • Reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, database, and personnel costs, maintenance savings, etc., avoiding cost of downtime): greater than 75%
  • Said that the HPE NonStop systems have helped their organization achieve better business outcomes.

HPE NonStop systems Case Study

It Self Employed

Introduction

This case study of IT Self Employed is based on a March 2022 survey of HPE NonStop systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“HPE NonStop is a very scalable and reliable system and has responded to new necessities.”

Key Drivers

Which of the following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:

  • A need for 100% availability of business-critical applications
  • A need for extreme performance, reliability, and scalability
  • A need for extreme data and transaction integrity

Use Case

Said that their HPE NonStop system supports the following workload/applications:

  • Telecom Applications (OSS/BSS, Billing, Subscriber Data management)

Results

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

  • Value of the following capabilities provided by HPE NonStop systems:
    • 100% Fault tolerance, Massive scalability, 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
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model: Very valuable
  • What differentiates HPE NonStop systems from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4)- highest by IDC)
    • Proven, Stable and highly secure platform for mission-critical applications
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model
  • Why they chose to upgrade/migrate to HPE NonStop X / Virtualized NonStop systems:
    • We have not upgraded to HPE NonStop X/Virtualized NonStop systems yet
  • Improvement in the following areas with (or after upgrading/migrating to) HPE NonStop systems:
    • improvement in system/application availability: greater than 75%
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: greater than 75%
    • improvement in system capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: greater than 75%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): greater than 75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, database, and personnel costs, maintenance savings etc., avoiding cost of downtime): 51-75%
  • Said that the HPE NonStop systems have helped their organization achieve better business outcomes.

HPE NonStop systems Case Study

Loto Quebec

Introduction

This case study of Loto-Quebec is based on a March 2022 survey of HPE NonStop systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The advent of the HPE NonStop has helped in our Operating systems migration strategies, and in my view, it made the NonStop a little more attractive to the next generation Systems Admins looking for a new challenge.”

Challenges

Which of the following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:

  • A need for 100% availability of business-critical applications
  • A need for the highest levels of security, regulatory compliance, and governance standards
  • A need for extreme performance, reliability, and scalability
  • A need for extreme data and transaction integrity
  • A need for a futuristic, flexible, and innovative solution that is also proven and trusted

Use Case

Said that their HPE NonStop system supports the following workload/applications:

  • Lottery

Results

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

  • Value of the following capabilities provided by HPE NonStop systems:
    • 100% Fault tolerance, Massive scalability, 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
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model: Very valuable
  • What differentiates HPE NonStop systems from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4)- highest by IDC)
    • Proven, stable, and highly secure platform for mission-critical applications
    • Flexible deployment choices – on-prem integrated system, virtualized platform on any x86 hardware, pay-as-you-go cloud model
  • Why they chose to upgrade/migrate to HPE NonStop X / Virtualized NonStop systems:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
    • We have not upgraded to HPE NonStop X/Virtualized NonStop systems yet
  • Improvement in the following areas with (or after upgrading/migrating to) HPE NonStop systems:
    • improvement in system capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: 51-75%
  • Said that the HPE NonStop systems have helped their organization achieve better business outcomes.

HPE NonStop systems Case Study

Paymark

Introduction

This case study of Paymark is based on a March 2022 survey of HPE NonStop systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The key factor that makes HPE NonStop systems the only choice in the payments industry is their reliability. Millions of people – the majority of New Zealand’s population – rely on our services every day.”

Challenges

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

  • Which of the following requirements are best addressed by HPE NonStop systems:
    • A need for 100% availability of business-critical applications
    • A need for the highest levels of security, regulatory compliance, and governance standards
    • A need for extreme performance, reliability, and scalability
    • A need for extreme data and transaction integrity

Use Case

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

  • Said that their HPE NonStop system supports the following workload/applications:
    • Finance applications: Core banking, Internet banking (RTGS, NEFT, devices, etc.)
    • Finance applications: Payments processing, Retail POS payments

Results

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

  • Value of the following capabilities provided by HPE NonStop systems:
    • 100% Fault tolerance, Massive scalability, 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: Valuable
  • What differentiates HPE NonStop systems from similar solutions offered in the market:
    • 100% Fault tolerance (NonStop systems are rated Availability Level 4 (AL4)- highest by IDC)
    • Massive and near-Linear Scalability from 2 to 4000 nodes (MPP architecture)
    • Proven, Stable, and highly secure platform for mission-critical applications
  • Why they chose to upgrade/migrate to HPE NonStop X / Virtualized NonStop systems:
    • Infrastructure refresh/capacity upgrade
  • Improvement in the following areas with (or after upgrading/migrating to) HPE NonStop systems:
    • improvement in data/transactions processing time: greater than 75%
    • improvement in system capacity (compute, memory) to support growth: greater than 75%
    • increase in speed (in transactions per second – tps): greater than 75%
    • reduction in Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) (system consolidation, licensing savings, database, and personnel costs, maintenance savings, etc., avoiding the cost of downtime): 1-25%
  • Said that the HPE NonStop systems have helped their organization achieve better business outcomes.

HPE High Performance Computing Solutions Case Study

High Performance And Scientific Computing Center Universidad Industrial De Santander (Sc3 Uis)

Introduction

This case study of HIGH PERFORMANCE AND SCIENTIFIC COMPUTING CENTER – UNIVERSIDAD INDUSTRIAL DE SANTANDER (SC3UIS) is based on an August 2020 survey of HPE High Performance Computing Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We can be leaders in High Performance and Scientific Computing in Colombia, providing solutions for science and technology with a high impact in our country and Latin America.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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
    • Poor and inefficient compute density within data center
    • High energy consumption of compute resources
    • Unreliable and hard to service compute servers
    • Inability to secure systems from external attacks
    • Involve old (but very used) platforms with the new platforms.
  • Solved these HPC Solutions-related storage problems by using HPE as their HPC Solutions provider:
    • Awkward data management workflows to provide data to compute resources
    • Inability to handle new HPC and AI workloads with many small to medium files
    • Manual processes to move data off active storage and into archive or vice-versa
    • Insufficient storage capacity to keep up with workloads
    • 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 company 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, materials, digital humanities, healthcare…
  • 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: superior
    • Easy scalability of systems: very superior
    • High energy efficiency (HPE SGI 8600 #5 in Green 500): superior
    • Versatility to accommodate a wide range of user requirements: very superior
    • High performance: superior
    • Reduced time-to-solution: very superior
    • Quick ROI: superior
    • Low TCO: superior
    • Best in-class support & services: very superior

Results

The surveyed company 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): 11 – 50%
    • Reduction in cost associated with energy: greater than 50%
    • Time to manage systems: greater than 50%
    • Time for data management workflows: greater than 50%
  • Saw value in 6-12 months after the deployment of HPE HPC solutions.
  • Saw a 5-10x faster improvement in Time-to-Results after using HPE HPC solutions.

HPE Primera Case Study

BBVA

Introduction

This case study of BBVA is based on a January 2022 survey of HPE Primera customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We’ve used HPE Primera because it brings together the best features of the 3PARs we used but stripped down with easy-to-manage storage features.”

Challenges

Addressed the following problems after using HPE Primera:

  • Spending too much time administering, tuning, and supporting existing infrastructure
  • Painful forklift upgrades that are disruptive and time-consuming

HPE Primera was chosen over or replaced Dell/EMC.

Use Case

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

  • Consolidates the following workloads or applications on their HPE Primera:
    • Virtualization
    • Databases
  • Deploys the following type of solutions in conjunction with their HPE Primera:
    • VMware
    • Oneview / Synergy
  • Rates the value of HPE Primera with respect to the following capabilities:
    • API Driven Management: valuable
    • App-aware data protection extended to the cloud: valuable
    • Autonomous operations and predictive analytics: very valuable
    • Always-fast and Always-On: very valuable
    • Built-in replication with application transparent failover: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Primera:

  • Identified the following as strengths of HPE Primera over other storage vendors:
    • Global Intelligence to predict and prevent problems and enable real-time optimizations
    • Timeless Storage with all-inclusive licensing, non-disruptive upgrades, and flat support pricing
  • Reduced time to perform the following administrative tasks after using HPE Primera:
    • Installation and set up: >75%
    • Storage provisioning: >75%
    • Performance troubleshooting: >75%
    • Firmware upgrades: >75%
    • Hardware upgrades: >75%
    • Responding to customer requests: 75%-51%,
  • Improvements in the following areas after using HPE Primera:
    • Delivered consistent, predictable performance with sub millisecond latency: >75%,
    • Increased managed capacity per admin: >75%,
    • Eliminated or reduced unplanned or planned downtime: >75%,
    • Brought new mission-critical applications online faster: >75%,
    • Lowered CAPEX with a pay-per-use model: 75%-51%
    • Pinpointed issues with full-stack analytics across storage and virtual resources: >75%,
  • Rates how valuable the following benefits were after migrating from HPE 3PAR to HPE Primera:
    • Seamless Management with no learning curve: valuable
    • Non-disruptive data migration: very valuable
    • Self-Service (i.e. self-install and self-upgrade): very valuable
    • The flexibility to leverage their HPE 3PAR systems as a Disaster Recovery target: very valuable

HPE Primera Case Study

Asante

Introduction

This case study of Asante is based on a January 2022 survey of HPE Primera customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We chose HPE Primera to continue on a great 3PAR legacy in our organization. The Primera was the best choice when it came down to consolidating a few critical workloads, taking us from 4 replicated arrays down to only 2.”

Challenges

Addressed the following problems after using HPE Primera:

  • Too many arrays for various workloads existed

HPE Primera was their first choice.

Use Case

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

  • Consolidates the following workloads or applications on their HPE Primera:
    • Mission-critical workloads
    • Virtualization
    • Databases
    • Healthcare applications
    • Containers
    • NAS
  • Deploys the following type of solutions in conjunction with their HPE Primera:
    • VMware
    • Oneview / Synergy
    • DH2i SQL Containers
  • Rates the value of HPE Primera with respect to the following capabilities:
    • API Driven Management: valuable
    • App-aware data protection extended to the cloud: valuable
    • Autonomous operations and predictive analytics: very valuable
    • Always-fast and Always-On: valuable
    • Built-in replication with application transparent failover: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Primera:

  • Identified the following as strengths of HPE Primera over other storage vendors:
    • Global Intelligence to predict and prevent problems and enable real-time optimizations
    • 100% availability guarantee as a standard benefit
    • Timeless Storage with all-inclusive licensing, non-disruptive upgrades, and flat support pricing
  • Reduced time to perform the following administrative tasks after using HPE Primera:
    • Installation and set up: 75%-51%,
    • Storage provisioning: 26%-50%
    • Performance troubleshooting: >75%
    • Firmware upgrades: >75%
    • Hardware upgrades: >75%
    • Responding to customer requests: 26%-50%
  • Rates improvements in the following areas after using HPE Primera:
    • Delivered consistent, predictable performance with sub-millisecond latency: >75%,
    • Increased managed capacity per admin: 75%-51%
    • Eliminated or reduced unplanned or planned downtime: >75%,
    • Brought new mission-critical applications online faster: 75%-51%
    • Lowered CAPEX with a pay-per-use model: >75%,
    • Pinpointed issues with full-stack analytics across storage and virtual resources: >75%,
  • Rates how valuable the following benefits were after migrating from HPE 3PAR to HPE Primera:
    • Seamless Management with no learning curve: very valuable
    • Non-disruptive data migration: valuable
    • Self-Service (i.e. self-install and self-upgrade): valuable
    • The flexibility to leverage their HPE 3PAR systems as a Disaster Recovery target: valuable

HPE Primera Case Study

ACP IT Solutions AG

Introduction

This case study of ACP IT Solutions AG is based on a January 2022 survey of HPE Primera customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The basic setup and implementation process was transparent and took only a short to complete. HPE Primera is a rock-solid solution with great and easy features.”

Challenges

Addressed the following problems after using HPE Primera:

  • Spending too much time administering, tuning, and supporting existing infrastructure
  • Downtime and/or reacting to problems and issues across the entire infrastructure stack
  • Inconsistent performance slowing down the business or impacting SLAs

HPE Primera was chosen over or replaced Pure Storage.

Use Case

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

  • Consolidates the following workloads or applications on their HPE Primera:
    • Virtualization
  • Deploys the following type of solutions in conjunction with their HPE Primera:
    • VMware
  • Rates the value of HPE Primera with respect to the following capabilities:
    • API Driven Management: valuable
    • Autonomous operations and predictive analytics: very valuable
    • Always-fast and Always-On: very valuable
    • Built-in replication with application transparent failover: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Primera:

  • Identified the following as strengths of HPE Primera over other storage vendors:
    • Simple, on-demand experience for instant access to data
    • Global Intelligence to predict and prevent problems and enable real-time optimizations
    • Timeless Storage with all-inclusive licensing, non-disruptive upgrades, and flat support pricing
  • Reduced time to perform the following administrative tasks after using HPE Primera:
    • Installation and set up: 75%-51%,
    • Storage provisioning: 25%-1%
    • Performance troubleshooting: 25%-1%
    • Firmware upgrades: 75%-51%,
    • Hardware upgrades: 75%-51%,
    • Responding to customer requests: 75%-51%,
  • Rates improvements in the following areas after using HPE Primera:
    • Delivered consistent, predictable performance with sub-millisecond latency: 75%-51%
    • Increased managed capacity per admin: 75%-51%
    • Eliminated or reduced unplanned or planned downtime: 75%-51%
    • Brought new mission-critical applications online faster: 25%-1%
    • Lowered CAPEX with a pay-per-use model: 25%-1%
    • Pinpointed issues with full-stack analytics across storage and virtual resources: 50%-26%
  • Rates how valuable the following benefits were after migrating from HPE 3PAR to HPE Primera:
    • Seamless Management with no learning curve: very valuable
    • Non-disruptive data migration: very valuable
    • Self-Service (i.e. self-install and self-upgrade): very valuable
    • The flexibility to leverage their HPE 3PAR systems as a Disaster Recovery target: valuable

HPE Primera Case Study

Medium Enterprise Insurance Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise insurance company is based on a January 2022 survey of HPE Primera customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The example is exact in our mind: We chose HPE Primera because we need a rock-solid, always-on infrastructure for our mission-critical applications.
Easy Installation, easy to use, more time for other things, and we are using HPE products for more than 20 years. So let’s say, HPE Primera is again a reason why our company is using HPE products.”

Challenges

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

  • Adressed the following problems after using HPE Primera:
    • Spending too much time administering, tuning, and supporting existing infrastructure
    • Downtime and/or reacting to problems and issues across the entire infrastructure stack
    • Painful forklift upgrades that are disruptive and time consuming
    • The fact that you must have studied to administer 3PAR-System, example, calculate the free capacity
  • HPE Primera was chosen over or replaced no other vendor, HPE was their first choice.

Use Case

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

  • Consolidates the following workloads or applications on their HPE Primera:
    • Mission-critical workloads
    • Virtualization
  • Deploys the following type of solutions in conjunction with their HPE Primera:
    • VMware
  • Rates the value of HPE Primera with respect to the following capabilities:
    • API Driven Management: valuable
    • Autonomous operations and predictive analytics: valuable
    • Always-fast and Always-On: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Primera:

  • Identified the following as strengths of HPE Primera over other storage vendors:
    • Simple, on-demand experience for instant access to data
    • Global Intelligence to predict and prevent problems and enable real-time optimizations
    • Timeless Storage with all-inclusive licensing, non-disruptive upgrades, and flat support pricing
    • Advanced support with direct access to Level 3
  • Reduced time to perform the following administrative tasks after using HPE Primera:
    • Installation and set up: 75%-51%,
    • Storage provisioning: 25%-1%
    • Performance troubleshooting: 75%-51%,
      **Firmware upgrades: 26%-50%
  • Rates improvements in the following areas after using HPE Primera:
    • Eliminated or reduced unplanned or planned downtime: 75%-51%
  • Rates how valuable the following benefits were after migrating from HPE 3PAR to HPE Primera:
    • Seamless Management with no learning curve: very valuable
    • non-disruptive data migration: valuable
    • Self-Service (i.e. self-install and self-upgrade): valuable
    • The flexibility to leverage their HPE 3PAR systems as a Disaster Recovery target: very valuable

HPE Primera Case Study

ACP Group AG

Introduction

This case study of ACP Group AG is based on a January 2022 survey of HPE Primera customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“With HPE Primera, we can grow as needed in small Steps (2 Drives). We got a high-performance System with no need to shut down, whatever we do. We don’t know, what we need in the future, but Primera can do (Fibre Channel, iSCSI, Transparent Failover..) everything is possible.”

Challenges

Addressed the following problems after using HPE Primera:

  • Spending too much time administering, tuning, and supporting existing infrastructure
  • Downtime and/or reacting to problems and issues across the entire infrastructure stack

HPE Primera was their first choice.

Use Case

Consolidates the following workloads or applications on their HPE Primera:

  • Virtualization
  • VDI
  • Databases

Deploys the following type of solutions in conjunction with their HPE Primera:

  • VMware
  • Microsoft Hyper V
  • Citrix

Rates the value of HPE Primera with respect to the following capabilities:

  • API Driven Management: valuable
  • Autonomous operations and predictive analytics: valuable
  • Always-fast and Always-On: very valuable
  • Built-in replication with application transparent failover: very valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Primera:

  • Identified the following as strengths of HPE Primera over other storage vendors:
    • Simple, on-demand experience for instant access to data
    • Global Intelligence to predict and prevent problems and enable real-time optimizations
    • 100% availability guarantee as a standard benefit
    • Timeless Storage with all-inclusive licensing, non-disruptive upgrades, and flat support pricing
    • Expand with only 2 Drives
  • Reduced time to perform the following administrative tasks after using HPE Primera:
    • Installation and set up: >75%
    • Storage provisioning: >75%
    • Performance troubleshooting: 25%-1%
    • Firmware upgrades: >75%
    • Hardware upgrades: >75%
    • Responding to customer requests: 26%-50%
  • Rates improvements in the following areas after using HPE Primera:
    • Delivered consistent, predictable performance with sub-millisecond latency: 50%-26%
    • Increased managed capacity per admin: 50%-26%
    • Eliminated or reduced unplanned or planned downtime: >75%,
    • Brought new mission-critical applications online faster: 75%-51%
    • Lowered CAPEX with a pay-per-use model: 75%-51%
    • Pinpointed issues with full-stack analytics across storage and virtual resources: 50%-26%
  • Rates how valuable the following benefits were after migrating from HPE 3PAR to HPE Primera:
    • Seamless Management with no learning curve: very valuable
    • Self-Service (i.e. self-install and self-upgrade): very valuable
    • The flexibility to leverage their HPE 3PAR systems as a Disaster Recovery target: valuable

HPE Nimble Storage dHCI Case Study

Medium Enterprise Beverage Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise beverage company is based on an October 2021 survey of HPE Nimble Storage dHCI customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The cost of 2 years maintenance to our old systems was enough to pay for the HPE Nimble dHCI solution which will last us for 3 years beyond that. It’s also given us options as we have other aging manufacturing systems on-site, and with careful planning, we could consolidate further reducing our server footprint.”

Challenges

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

  • The primary catalyst event that prompted their organization to select HPE Nimble Storage dHCI:
    • Capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure leading to an overall platform review
    • Data center migration or consolidation initiative
    • Mandate/desire to implement DR and/or modernize backup/recovery including to cloud

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HPE Nimble Storage dHCI that the surveyed company uses:

  • How they use or plan to use HPE Nimble Storage dHCI:
    • Infrastructure modernization / technology refresh
    • Data center consolidation / private cloud
    • Production applications for business critical and mixed workloads
  • The application types they are running or planning to run on HPE Nimble Storage dHCI:
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • E-commerce / Web applications
  • For the HPE Nimble Storage dHCI solution, rates how valuable the following capabilities were in the selection process:
    • Single trusted vendor for global support for entire stack: Valuable
    • HPE reliability, serviceability, and availability, backed by comprehensive warranty: Highly Valuable
    • HPE future-proof design and flexibility: Valuable

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HPE Nimble Storage dHCI:

  • For HPE Nimble Storage dHCI solution powered by HPE InfoSight, they rate how valuable the following features were in the selection process:
    • Performance with sub-milliseconds, predictable latency: Valuable
    • Six 9’s data availability: Valuable
    • Independently scale compute and storage non-disruptively: Very Valuable
    • Industry-leading data efficiency: Very Valuable
    • Integrated proactive monitoring, support, and predicative analytics: Very Valuable
    • Leverage existing HPE ProLiant servers with dHCI: Very Valuable
  • Specifies how much of an improvement they’ve seen in the following areas since using HPE Nimble Storage dHCI:
    • Increased speed to provision new workloads: up to 25%
    • Improved lifecycle management tasks including upgrades: greater than 75%
    • Increased speed to deploy new compute and storage resources: up to 25%
    • Reduced overprovisioning of compute or storage resources: 51% to 75%
    • Reduced time spent troubleshooting VMs and infrastructure issues: up to 25%



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