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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


Refresh storage hardware without interrupting apps

35% of surveyed IT organizations cut planned downtime on data migrations, upgrades and technology refreshes by > 95% or more with DataCore.

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%

DataCore Customer Research

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: Capgemini

Introduction

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

“This is game changer which is ahead of the trend and key element to help organization to truly able to have a SDDC (software-defined data center).”

Challenges

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

Use Case

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

Results

  • Realized a positive ROI in < 6 months 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 100% since implementing DataCore.
  • Cut planned downtime on data migrations, upgrades and technology refreshes by > 30% with DataCore.
  • Turned stranded storage capacity into > 100% more free space with DataCore.

DataCore is easy to manage, fast, and efficient. That’s why it is the best solution for us.

Josef Reiser, IT Specialist, Tyczka Totalgaz GmbH

Case Study: Federal Government (Australia)

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.

“DataCore provides high availability and disaster recovery capabilities.”

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 the first month 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 90% since implementing DataCore.
  • Cut planned downtime on data migrations, upgrades and technology refreshes by > 95% with DataCore.
  • Turned stranded storage capacity into > 100% more free space with DataCore.


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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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