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TechValidate Research on Hitachi Content Platform

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765 Customers Surveyed

4,223 Data Points Collected

199 Published TechFacts

37 Published Charts

38 Published Case Studies



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Case Study: Large Enterprise Transportation Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise transportation services company is based on a March 2009 survey of Hitachi Content Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Cited that the top reasons for purchasing their Hitachi Content Archive Platform were:
    • Reduce costs
    • Meet performance and Quality of Storage Service Level Agreements
    • Move data from higher tiers of storage
    • Replication capabilities

Use Case

  • Consolidated 25 TBs of storage in their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Deployed their Hitachi Content Archive Platform in conjunction with Imaging software

Results

  • Achieved payback period of 12 months
  • Manage 50 TBs or more with one person using their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Moved 10% of primary storage content to their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.

Eliminate Silos with Hitachi Content Platform

41% of surveyed IT organizations agree flexibility to support various applications and storage types is the most valuable capability of Hitachi Content Platform.

Customers Embracing Hybrid Cloud

Which of the following deployment models are you most interested in using for your HCP?

Private Cloud - HCP maintains all data in an onsite private cloud: 76%
Hybrid Cloud - HCP tiers approved data to the public cloud (e.g., Amazon S3, Azure, Google, etc.): 7%
Hybrid Cloud - HCP tiers approved data to a trusted local cloud Service Provider: 18%

Large Datasets Leading Customers to Trusted, Local Hybrid Clouds

Which of the following deployment models are you most interested in using for your HCP?

Private Cloud - HCP maintains all data in an onsite private cloud: 67%
Hybrid Cloud - HCP tiers approved data to a trusted local cloud Service Provider: 33%

More than Half of Users Rely on Hitachi Content Platform to Meet SLAs

53% of surveyed IT organizations agree reliability and availability for meeting SLAs is the most valuable capability of Hitachi Content Platform.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Real Estate Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise real estate company is based on a March 2009 survey of Hitachi Content Platform customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Cited that the top reasons for purchasing their Hitachi Content Archive Platform were:
    • Meet compliance regulations
    • Secure sensitive data
    • Consolidate storage
    • Support business growth expectations
    • Replication capabilities

Use Case

  • Consolidated 8 TBs of storage in their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Deployed their Hitachi Content Archive Platform in conjunction with the following applications:
    • Email archiving
    • Imaging software

Results

  • Manage 10 TBs or more with one person using their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Moved 10% of primary storage content to their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Achieved payback period of 36 months


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About Hitachi Content Platform

Hitachi Content Platform is a distributed object store that provides advanced storage and data management capabilities to help address challenges posed by ever-growing volumes of unstructured data.

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