TechValidate Research on SANsymphony™

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SANsymphony™ Customer Research

How would you rate DataCore SDS?

38%
16%
28%
6%
3%
3%
6%

SANsymphony™ Customer Research

How would you rate DataCore SDS?

30%
16%
38%
9%
4%
2%
2%
1%

SANsymphony™ Customer Research

DataCore Support: Best in Industry

How would you rate DataCore Technical Support?

40%
14%
26%
7%
7%
3%
1%
0%
0%
1%

SANsymphony™ Customer Research

DataCore effectively reduced our storage-related spending by:

85% or more
4%
70% or more
15%
50% or more
35%
25% or more
24%
Less than 25%
22%

SANsymphony™ Customer Research

DataCore SDS has given us the freedom to choose the hardware platforms that best meet our needs and budget.

Strongly agree: 52%
Agree: 44%
Disagree: 4%

SANsymphony™ Customer Research

DataCore has enabled us to:

Reduce storage-related downtime
69%
Reduce time spent on storage administration
62%
Reduce overall storage costs
44%
Confidently add new technology into our storage architecture
42%
Build a Software Defined foundation that prepares us for the future
37%
Extend the life of legacy hardware
34%

SANsymphony™ Customer Research

DataCore has enabled us to:

Reduce storage-related downtime
69%
Reduce time spent on storage administration
62%
Reduce overall storage costs
44%
Confidently add new technology into our storage architecture
42%
Build a Software Defined foundation that prepares us for the future
37%
Extend the life of legacy hardware
34%

DataCore Customer Research

DataCore Provides a Low TCO

DataCore effectively reduced our storage-related spending by:

50% or more: 62%
25% or more: 32%
Less than 25%: 6%

DataCore Customer Research

DataCore Reduces Storage Downtime

With DataCore, customers reduced their storage-related downtime by the following levels:

90% or more: 61%
75% or more: 13%
50% or more: 17%
Less than 50%: 10%

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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%

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%

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%

Choice to Defer Storage Hardware Aquisition

How many storage hardware refresh cycles have you been able to defer using DataCore software?

5 or more
9%
4
4%
3
19%
2
31%
1
38%

Thanks to DataCore, we reduced our storage-related downtime:

100%: 25%
90% or more: 35%
75% or more: 10%
50% or more: 12%
Less than 50%: 17%

Deploying DataCore

The DataCore deployment was:

Well planned and expertly executed
68%
Accomplished with minimal disruption
50%
Simple and quick
47%

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%

Storage Performance Improvement with DataCore

With DataCore, storage performance has improved more than:

10x: 7%
8x: 11%
5x: 30%
3x: 31%
Less than 3x: 21%

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%

Several Years without Storage-Related Downtime Thanks to DataCore

We’ve been running DataCore without any storage-related planned or unplanned downtime for:

8+ years: 3%
5+ years: 14%
4+ years: 16%
2+ years: 28%
Since DataCore has been installed: 40%

Painless Data Migrations and Hardware Upgrades with DataCore Software

How many non-disruptive/seamless data migrations, upgrades and technology refreshes have you completed since DataCore was installed?

1: 20%
2: 35%
5: 27%
10: 10%
20+: 8%

Several years without downtime thanks to DataCore

We’ve been running DataCore without any storage-related planned or unplanned downtime for:

8+ years: 2%
5+ years: 11%
4+ years: 15%
2+ years: 23%
< 2 years: 50%

Skip expensive hardware refreshes with DataCore

How many storage hardware refresh cycles have you been able to defer using DataCore software?

5
2%
4
2%
3
16%
2
39%
1
41%

Investment in DataCore pays off quickly

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

the first month: 14%
120 days or less: 14%
6 months or less: 22%
the first year: 49%



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