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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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Applications Connected to HCP

How many applications are connected to HCP?

1: 24%
2-5: 39%
6-10: 17%
11-15: 5%
More than 15: 15%

Hitachi Content Platform Powering Private Clouds

42% of IT organizations use their Hitachi Content Platform to support a private cloud.

42%

Hitachi Content Platform Telco Customer Saves Costs and Secures Data

A large enterprise telecommunications services company purchased Hitachi Content Platform for cost reduction and secured access to corporate data.

Case Study: Large Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise financial 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:
    • Meet compliance regulations
    • Consolidate storage
    • Support business growth expectations

Use Case

  • Consolidated 9 TBs of storage in their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Deployed their Hitachi Content Archive Platform in conjunction with a custom application

Results

  • Manage 10 TBs or more with one person using their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Moved 30% of primary storage content to their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Achieved payback period of 36 months

Over 70% of Users Meeting and Exceeding Requirements with Hitachi Content Platform

Please rate how Hitachi Content Platform addressed the above initiatives.

Excellent, met all requirements and provided many additional benefits: 19%
Good, met all requirements and provided some additional benefits: 53%
Acceptable, met all requirements, no additional benefit: 19%
Fair, met the key requirements, no additional benefit: 5%
Poor, did not meet expectations: 5%

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Retail Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise retail 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
    • Consolidate storage
    • Meet performance and quality of storage service level agreements
    • Support business growth expectations
    • Replication capabilities

Use Case

  • Consolidated 5 TBs of storage in their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Deployed their Hitachi Content Archive Platform in conjunction with the following applications:
    • Email archiving
    • Business intelligence and reporting

Results

  • Manage 5 TBs or more with one person using their Hitachi Content Archive Platform.
  • Moved 20% 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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