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TechValidate Research on Quantum

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113 Customers Surveyed

851 Data Points Collected

18 Published TechFacts

19 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Quantum Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Administrator at a large enterprise chemicals company would be very likely to recommend Quantum for this reason:

DXi is a great product.

Quantum Customer Testimonial

I would describe Quantum to a colleague as an industry leader. The purchase and implementation went well. No surprises.

Jim Farrell, IT Director, Institute for Clinical Pharmacodynamics

Quantum Case Study

Medium Enterprise Entertainment Production Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise media & entertainment company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quantum customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“For a reasonable cost, we have been able to put down a solid infrastructure that we can layer new applications onto without fear of bottlenecks and inefficiencies.”

Challenges

  • Top purchasing drivers for StorNext storage include:
    • Increase performance
    • Support greater shared access and collaboration

Use Case

  • Uses the following software applications in conjunction with their StorNext storage system:
    • Adobe
    • Apple
    • Autodesk
    • Telestream
  • Has tiered storage implemented using a Media Asset Management (MAM) product.
  • Has 5 – 50 client systems attached to their StorNext system.

Results

  • Compared to previously used storage systems, StorNext performs as follows in each of the corresponding areas:
    • Deployment: somewhat better
    • Ease of access: somewhat better
    • Application performance: much better
    • Data protection: much better
    • Collaboration and sharing: significantly better
  • Evaluated the following vendors before choosing Quantum:
    • Isilon
    • Apace
  • Realized the following operational benefits following the deployment of their StorNext Storage System:
    • New product or service offerings
    • Support for new applications or workflows
    • Backup and Archive
    • agrees that StorNext allows their organization to scale and adapt to new workloads.
      **Increased their staff’s productivity by 21-30% with their StorNext system.

Quantum Case Study

Leading International Medium Enterprise Media & Entertainment Company Employs StorNext for VFX and Editorial Post Production

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise media & entertainment company is based on an October 2016 survey of Quantum customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Allows realtime workflows that other storage solutions do not support.”

Challenges

  • Top purchasing driver for StorNext storage includes:
    • Increase performance

Use Case

  • Uses the following software applications in conjunction with their StorNext storage system:
    • Adobe
    • Apple
    • Autodesk
    • Telestream
    • Baselight from Filmlight
    • Has does not tier data from StorNext to other storage devices
    • Has 5 – 50 client systems attached to their StorNext system

Results

  • Compared to previously used storage systems, StorNext performs as follows in each of the corresponding areas:
    • Ease of access: significantly better
    • Application performance: significantly better
    • Data protection: much better
  • Evaluated the following vendor before choosing Quantum:
    • Isilon
  • Realized the following operational benefits following the deployment of their StorNext Storage System:
    • Support for new applications or workflows
    • An improvement in performance delivery
    • Agrees that StorNext allows their organization to scale and adapt to new workloads
    • Increased their staff’s productivity by 11-20% with their StorNext system


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