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353 Customers Surveyed

2,691 Data Points Collected

98 Published TechFacts

22 Published Charts

41 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for Micro Focus Operations Orchestration

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Selected Research Highlights


Time Reduction in Diagnosing IT Problems

By how much time did you reduce the amount of time you spent diagnosing a typical IT problem?

No change: 15%
Approximately 10 minutes: 15%
Approximately 30 minutes: 31%
Approximately 1 hour: 31%
Approximately 1 to 3 hours: 0%
Over 3 hours: 8%

Case Study: Federal Government

Introduction

This case study of a federal government is based on a May 2013 survey of Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Micro Focus vPV is very intuitive and it helps us quickly identify and troubleshoot performance bottlenecks.”

Challenges

  • Downloaded & tried Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) in order to solve the following challenges:
    • Need to troubleshoot problems quickly in virtualized environments
    • Need to efficiently look at trend analysis

Use Case

  • Currently managing < 200 OS instances with Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV).
  • Is using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) to diagnose and troubleshoot the following problems:
    • System performance bottleneck
    • Disk I/O performance
    • System and disk performance
    • System and disk utilization

Results

  • Saw improvements in the following areas with Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV):
    • The ability to see the relationships between all virtualized components
    • Being able to quickly identify the peaks and resource contention that is creating performance problem
  • Says the following features or reports from Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) provide the greatest benefits:
    • Tree-map interface to identify patterns of problems (hot spots) across elements of similar type
    • Ability to switch between hosts, VM, storage and other views easily via a navigation dashboard
  • Would purchase a fully licensed version of Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) for the following reasons:
    • Better, longer term trend analysis functionality and reporting
    • Capacity planning and resource optimization capabilities
  • Reduced the time required to diagnose or troubleshoot performance issues in virtualized environments by 50% to 70% using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV).
  • Installed and began using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) in 20-30 minutes.
  • Purchased Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) over other virtualization management tools for the following reasons:
    • Ease of use, intuitive reporting
    • Ability to analyze the performance of multiple components quickly

Operations Orchestration Customer Testimonial

[I like OO’s] simplicity in creating flows, and the possibility of scheduling a flow of activities without which we would have to execute routines manually.

Marcelo Lima, IT Manager, TJPE

Large Enterprise Retail Co. – Quick Installation of Micro Focus vPV

A large enterprise retail company installed and began using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) in < 10 minutes.

Instant installation and time to value with Micro Focus VPV

How quickly were you able to install Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) and start using it?

Less than 10 minutes
32%
10-20 minutes
36%
20-30 minutes
24%
Greater than 30 minutes
8%

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Computer Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise computer services company is based on a May 2013 survey of Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Micro Focus vPV is a versatile tool that helps us monitor a variety of virtualized environments from a single tool.”

Challenges

  • Downloaded & tried Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) in order to solve the following challenges:
    • Need to troubleshoot problems quickly in virtualized environments
    • Need for a single tool to manage all virtualized systems

Use Case

  • Currently managing < 100 OS instances with Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV).
  • Is using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) to diagnose and troubleshoot the following problems:
    • System performance bottleneck
    • Disk I/O performance

Results

  • Saw improvements in the following areas with Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV):
    • The ability to see the relationships between all virtualized components
    • Assessing problems that occurred in the past
  • Says the following features or reports from Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) provide the greatest benefits:
    • Grouping and filtering to view hierarchy as well as ‘interesting’ subsets
    • Ability to switch between hosts, VM, storage and other views easily via a navigation dashboard
  • Would purchase a fully licensed version of Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) for the following reasons:
    • Support for additional hypervisors
    • Integration with other Micro Focus products: capacity and performance management
  • Reduced the time required to diagnose or troubleshoot performance issues in virtualized environments by No Change using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV).
  • Installed and began using Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) in < 10 minutes.
  • Purchased Micro Focus Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) over other virtualization management tools for the following reason:
    • Fast time to value, easy to install and deploy


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About Micro Focus Operations Orchestration

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