TechValidate Research on Quest Microsoft Platform Management

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6,482 Customers Surveyed

41,680 Data Points Collected

1225 Published TechFacts

350 Published Charts

588 Published Case Studies



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Cloud Management Products Customer Research

Please rank the following Office 365 management tasks according to level of pain experienced:

5 - Most Painful 4 3 2 1 - Least Painful
Migrating existing on premise users to Office 365

14%

18%

29%

21%

18%

Office 365 user and policy provisioning

5%

17%

38%

31%

9%

Office 365 user back-up and recovery

12%

18%

24%

31%

15%

Office 365 license management and reporting

14%

14%

28%

28%

16%

Office 365 user auditing and security analytics

9%

19%

39%

28%

5%

Office 365 asset and user reporting

4%

23%

30%

32%

11%

Office 365 user permissions delegation

12%

22%

33%

26%

7%

Office 365 group management

9%

22%

31%

24%

14%

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Customer Research

BitTitan is a small player and not many of our customers have evaluated them … but those who have tell us why they chose us over them

Why did you choose Quest over other alternatives?

Recommended by partner or peer
45%
Better functionality or range of functionality
36%
Excellent support
27%
Professional services expertise
27%
Success with Quest/Dell solutions in the past
27%
Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
18%
Breadth of Quest solution offerings
18%
Delivered better time/cost savings
18%
Software was easier to install and use
18%
Other
9%

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company – saves more than 20 hours/week with Notes Migration

Introduction

This case study of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Able to shift some old databases into some new SharePoint sites.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solutions before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Binary Tree
    • SWING Software

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Microsoft Platform Management:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reason:
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Getting more done

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Customer Testimonial

Email migration lessons learned:

The goal is to have less customer support the day after the migration.

Customer Support Manager, Large Enterprise Banking Company

Simplified Notes to SharePoint Migration

For the Lotus Notes application migration, the migrator tool from Quest Software was best when there are 100 or so similar databases and it helped to repeat the process without too much complexity.

IT Professional, Global 500 Pharmaceuticals Company

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Automotive & Transport Company – Migrate & Manage

Introduction

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

“Successful projects, accurate data, and quick response to critical information requests.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Quest:

  • Microsoft native tools
  • Binary Tree
  • BeyondTrust
  • Netwrix

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solutions:
    • Change Auditor
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Notes Migration

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results:

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Excellent support
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 5x to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved 10 to 19 hours per week using Quest.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want


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About Quest Microsoft Platform Management

Quest solutions for platform management let you simplify and automate a wide range of administrative functions for Active Directory®, Exchange, Lync®, SharePoint®, Office 365™ and more. Deliver the capabilities users need while freeing your staff to focus on innovation.

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