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TechValidate Research on SANsymphony™

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2,041 Customers Surveyed

16,885 Data Points Collected

254 Published TechFacts

14 Published Charts

12 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Low-cost storage, but get fast performance with DataCore.

Dirk Tesan, IT Operations Manager, Scania Deutschland GmbH

Immediate Value

We realized a positive ROI from our investment in DataCore within:

the first month
13%
120 days or less
10%
6 months or less
21%
the first year
55%

Case Study: Delta Blood Bank

Introduction

This case study of DELTA BLOOD BANK is based on a February 2014 survey of DataCore SANsymphony-V Storage Virtualization Software customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The biggest benefit is High-Availability. I managed to re-purpose the old SAN to be the backup of the new SAN. Other SAN solutions will force IT pro’s to buy two identical hardware SANs to establish HA.”

Challenges

  • Has been running DataCore without any storage-related planned or unplanned downtime for > 2 years.

Use Case

  • Decreased the amount of time spent on routine storage tasks by < 50% since virtualizing their storage with DataCore.

Results

  • Realized a positive ROI in < 6 months with DataCore.
  • Improved performance by 5x since virtualizing their storage with DataCore.
  • Reduced their storage-related downtime by 90% since implementing DataCore.
  • Turned stranded storage capacity into > 50% more free space with DataCore.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise, Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of Radlberger Getraenke GesmbH & Co is based on a February 2014 survey of DataCore SANsymphony-V Storage Virtualization Software customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“It runs without problems .. In German .. das läuft und läuft und läuft ohne das jemand irgend etwas machen muss. Genau soll es sein.”

Challenges

  • Has been running DataCore without any storage-related planned or unplanned downtime for 2+ years.

Use Case

  • Decreased the amount of time spent on routine storage tasks by 90% since virtualizing their storage with DataCore.
  • Has been able to defer 1 storage hardware refresh cycles using DataCore software.

Results

  • Realized a positive ROI in < 6 months with DataCore.
  • Effectively reduced their storage-related spending by > 50% with DataCore.
  • Improved performance by 5x since virtualizing their storage with DataCore.
  • Reduced their storage-related downtime by 100% since implementing DataCore.
  • Cut planned downtime on data migrations, upgrades and technology refreshes by 100% with DataCore.
  • Turned stranded storage capacity into > 50% more free space with DataCore.

We duplicated our data in two separate buildings, so that in case of fire or other disaster the data will be safe.

Dirk Luebbers, IT Manager, C. Otto Gehrckens GmbH & Co

Major Cost Saving

DataCore effectively reduced our storage-related spending by:

75% or more
10%
50% or more
37%
25% or more
35%
Less than 25%
19%


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About SANsymphony™

SANsymphony™ is DataCore’s flagship 10th generation storage virtualization solution. In use at over 10,000+ customer sites, it maximizes IT infrastructure performance, availability and utilization by virtualizing storage hardware.

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