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TechValidate Research on SANsymphony™

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2,041 Customers Surveyed

16,885 Data Points Collected

257 Published TechFacts

14 Published Charts

12 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


DataCore Customer Testimonial

Storage Erweiterung ohne Downtime, einfaches Management.

Gundolf Moessler, IT Administrator, Jena-Optronik

Case Study: Federal Government

Introduction

This case study of a federal government is based on a February 2014 survey of DataCore SANsymphony-V Storage Virtualization Software customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

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.
  • Has been able to defer 2 storage hardware refresh cycles using DataCore software.

Results

  • Realized a positive ROI in the first year with DataCore.
  • Effectively reduced their storage-related spending by > 25% with DataCore.
  • Improved performance by 5x since virtualizing their storage with DataCore.
  • Reduced their storage-related downtime by > 50% since implementing DataCore.
  • Cut planned downtime on data migrations, upgrades and technology refreshes by > 50% with DataCore.
  • Turned stranded storage capacity into > 50% more free space with DataCore.

DataCore Customer Testimonial

DataCore hilft uns beim Betrieb von hochverfügbaren Anwendungen.

Markus Fehr, IT Administrator, Sparkasse Iserlohn

Case Study: Open Systems International Inc

Introduction

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

“DataCore has made managing storage simple and provides extremely easy, 100% uptime, utilizing dual nodes.”

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 75% since virtualizing their storage with DataCore.
  • Has been able to defer 3 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 > 75% with DataCore.
  • Turned stranded storage capacity into > 50% more free space with DataCore.

Decrease in Time Spent Managing Storage

With DataCore, the amount of time spent on routine storage tasks has decreased by:

90% or more: 14%
75% or more: 22%
50% or more: 36%
Less than 50%: 28%

Immediate Value

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

The first month
14%
120 days or less
10%
6 months or less
21%
The first year
56%


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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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