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Carbonite Migrate Case Study

Global Excel


This case study of Global Excel is based on an August 2017 survey of Carbonite Migrate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Carbonite Migrate allowed us to have zero downtime when migrating critical-operation data.”


Global Excel chose Carbonite Migrate for:

  • Data migration
  • System migration

Use Case

Global Excel completed migrations from the following areas:

  • From physical to virtual
  • From virtual to virtual

Global Excel has the following types of systems comprising their IT environment:

  • On-premise physical servers
  • On-premise virtual servers
  • Cloud-based systems

Global Excel has deployed the following server operating systems, databases, and virtual environments:

  • Azure
  • Hyper-V
  • Linux
  • Microsoft SQL
  • VMware
  • Windows Server


Global Excel achieved the following results with Carbonite Migrate:

  • Completed 1-5 migrations in the last 12 months.
  • Rates the following Carbonite Migrate features compared to the competition:
    • Platform support: best in class
    • Data mobility / migration: best in class
    • Ease of use: best in class
    • Customer support: best in class
    • Reliability / accuracy: best in class

Global Excel realized the following operational benefits with Carbonite Migrate:

  • A structured, repeatable migration with near-zero downtime and no data loss

About This Data

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