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Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

S&P 500 Financial Services Company chooses Quest ODM over BitTitan for tenant migration and rates ODM a 10 out of 10 for tenant migration

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 financial services company is based on a September 2021 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.

“The proof is in the puddin’. This product works well and support is excellent.”

Believes that Quest has become the migration powerhouse with the acquisition of Binary Tree and Quadrotech.

Lesson Learned: “The privileges on various levels of SharePoint sub-sites can be hard to acertain. If they’re a mess to start with, they’re had to find and migrate.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led this Financial Services customer to select this solution:

  • Needed to migrate/consolidate tenants because of a:
    • MAD (merger/acquisition/divestiture)
  • Quest ODM helped solve the following challenges:
    • Provided one simple solution to migrate all workloads
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive and collaborating
    • Delivered the best overall value for their migration
  • Evaluated the following solutions prior to choosing Quest for their tenant migration:
    • BitTitan

Use Case

The key features used of ODM and their migration include:

  • Moved or consolidated up to 5 tenants.
  • Migrated/consolidated the following workloads within O365.
    • OneDrive
    • SharePoint Online
    • Teams
  • Likes the following attributes after using On Demand Migration:
    • The simple, intuitive nature of the dashboard
    • The ease of use of the solution
    • That Quest moves data securely and with fidelity

Results

This customer achieved the following result with On Demand Migration

  • ODM helped with their Teams migration:
    • Smoothly migrated Teams in parallel to OneDrive and SharePoint

Enterprise Reporter Case Study

HCL rates Enterprise Reporter a 9 out of 10 for collecting info on AD / Azure AD

Introduction

This case study of HCL is based on an April 2020 survey of Enterprise Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

How it helped you gain visibility and improve your security?
“Nice tool and we have many more options to explore the reports without manual efforts, which is really helpful for audit control.”

Recommend Enterprise Reporter?
“Yes, nice and user-friendly tool.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after using Enterprise Reporter:
    • Manual and time intensive reporting
    • An inability to meet auditor requests
    • Time-consuming scripting
    • A lack of full visibility

Use Case

  • Uses Enterprise Reporter to collect info on:
    • AD / Azure AD

Results

  • Greatest benefits of Enterprise Reporter to their organization:
    • Strengthened internal security controls
    • The ability to assess environment pre and post-migration
    • Uncovered security vulnerabilities
  • Top Enterprise Reporter reports:
    • Active Directory Permissions for Account
    • Domain Computer Information
    • Domain Summary
    • File Permissions with Membership
  • Finds that Enterprise Reporter helped them achieve their goals for security and compliance.

Enterprise Reporter Case Study

Finatech Group solves Teams reporting challenges with Enterprise Reporter

Introduction

This case study of Finatech Group is based on an April 2020 survey of Enterprise Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Enterprise Reporter helped you gain visibility and improve your security?
“In a couple of clicks, I’ve able to generate comprehensive Reports for my customer.”

Recommend Enterprise Reporter to a peer?
“Yes. Simple to implement and the Discovery method is easy to implement.”

“With the increasingly remote workforce, has Enterprise Reporter has improved visibility.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after using Enterprise Reporter:
    • Teams reporting
    • An inability to meet auditor requests
    • Time-consuming scripting
    • A lack of full visibility

Use Case

  • Uses Enterprise Reporter to collect info on:
    • AD / Azure AD
    • Exchange / Exchange Online
    • SQL Server
    • Windows Server

Results

  • Greatest benefits of Enterprise Reporter to their organization:
    • The ability to assess environment pre and post-migration
    • Greater compliance
    • Uncovered security vulnerabilities
    • Reduced workload with automation
  • Benefits after using Enterprise Reporter in support of their Teams environment:
    • Identified Teams they were unaware of
    • Located unused/ unnecessary Teams
    • Summarized all Teams in a tenant
    • Identified group sprawl within Teams
  • Top Enterprise Reporter reports:
    • Active Directory Permissions for Account
    • Domain Computer Information
    • Domain Summary
    • File Permissions with Membership
    • Files That Have Not Been Accessed in the Last 30 days
  • Enterprise Reporter helped Finatech Group achieve their goals for security and compliance.

Enterprise Reporter Case Study

Capgemini uses Enterprise Reporter extensively and rates it a 10 out of 10

Introduction

This case study of Capgemini is based on an April 2020 survey of Enterprise Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

10 out of 10 rating:
“Excellent Product. Gives me details which I was looking for.”

Experience with native reporting?
“Lots of scripting efforts, for multiple objects need to run multiple scripts to extract required data, many times scripts are not working properly. Getting reports in consolidated format was a big challenge. All these problems were solved by Enterprise reporter. Great product.”

Helped you gain visibility and improve your security?
“Absolutely. Earlier getting reports in a domain was a very difficult task. Now all details are available in a single report. Big advantage is such reports can be scheduled or run when required.”

Recommend Enterprise Reporter to a peer?
“Yes. None of the products available in the market are able to produce such a granular level report. This helps lot in Audit reporting.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after using Enterprise Reporter:
    • Manual and time intensive reporting
    • An inability to meet auditor requests
    • Time-consuming scripting
    • A lack of full visibility
    • A lack of tools for effective reporting

Use Case

  • Uses Enterprise Reporter to collect info on:
    • AD / Azure AD
    • SQL Server
    • Windows Server

Results

  • Greatest benefits of Enterprise Reporter to their organization:
    • Strengthened internal security controls
    • The ability to assess environment pre and post-migration
    • Greater compliance
    • Reduced workload with automation
    • Increased visibility into permissions and configurations
  • Top Enterprise Reporter reports:
    • Active Directory Permissions for Account
    • Domain Computer Information
    • Domain Summary
    • File Permissions with Membership
    • Files That Have Not Been Accessed in the Last 30 days
  • Claims Enterprise Reporter helped them achieve their goals for security and compliance.

Enterprise Reporter Case Study

State & Local Government finds Enterprise Reporter to be “unique” and rates it a 9 out of 10

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on an April 2020 survey of Enterprise Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

9 out of 10 Rating for Enterprise Reporter:
“Unique of its kind. Efficient, able to deliver what we want outside a big Identity Manager platform.”

How did Enterprise Reporter help you gain visibility and improve security?
“Be able to list account access in almost all of our Microsoft infrastructure and manage individual permissions.”

Recommend Enterprise Reporter to a peer?
“Like it, strong, scalable, able to query database if need.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Enterprise Reporter:

  • Solved the following challenges after using Enterprise Reporter:
    • An inability to meet auditor requests
    • Time-consuming scripting
    • A lack of full visibility
    • A lack of tools for effective reporting
    • Help manage daily staff movment and remove creeping accumulation of rights

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Enterprise Reporter that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses Enterprise Reporter to collect info on:
    • SQL Server
    • Windows Server

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Enterprise Reporter:

  • Greatest benefits of Enterprise Reporter to their organization:
    • Strengthened internal security controls
    • The ability to assess environment pre and post-migration
    • Greater compliance
    • Reduced workload with automation
    • Increased visibility into permissions and configurations
  • Top Enterprise Reporter reports:
    • Active Directory Permissions for Account
    • Domain Computer Information
    • File Permissions with Membership
  • Enterprise Reporter helped them achieve their goals for security and compliance.

Enterprise Reporter Case Study

Genesis Energy uses Enterprise Reporter and rates it a 10 out of 10

Introduction

This case study of Genesis Energy is based on an April 2020 survey of Enterprise Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

10 out of 10 rating for Enterprise Reporter:
“It has enabled us to easily provide information to audit and leadership without doing it manually or using scripts.”

Helped you gain visibility and improve your security?
“We definitely have a more complete picture now than we did when we were just doing one off reports for audit.”

Recommend to a peer?
“Yes, it allows much better visibility within your environment and reduces manual/script work.”

Challenges

  • Genesis Energy solved the following challenges after using Enterprise Reporter:
    • Manual and time intensive reporting
    • An inability to meet auditor requests
    • Time-consuming scripting
    • A lack of tools for effective reporting

Use Case

  • Uses Enterprise Reporter to collect info on:
    • Exchange / Exchange Online
    • SQL Server
    • Windows Server

Results

  • Greatest benefits of Enterprise Reporter to their organization:
    • Greater compliance
    • Reduced workload with automation
    • Increased visibility into permissions and configurations
  • Top Enterprise Reporter reports:
    • Domain Computer Information
    • File Permissions with Membership
    • SQL Permissions
  • Enterprise Reporter helped them achieve their goals for security and compliance.

Enterprise Reporter Case Study

G500 Energy & Utilities rates Enterprise Reporter a 9 out of 10. Found it solved for Teams challenges with increasingly remote workforce.

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 energy & utilities company is based on a March 2020 survey of Enterprise Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

How helped you gain visibility and improve your security?
“Clear concise view of existing environment that allowed us to better provision and manage the new environment.”

Recommend to a peer?
“Yes, it works.”

Improved visibility with an increasingly remote workforce?
“Yes, makes it easy to delineate where and when users are accessing the environment.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led this G500 to evaluate and ultimately select Enterprise Reporter:

  • Solved the following challenge after using Enterprise Reporter:
    • Teams reporting

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Enterprise Reporter that they use:

  • Uses Enterprise Reporter to collect info on:
    • AD / Azure AD
    • Exchange / Exchange Online
    • OneDrive for Business
    • Windows Server

Results

They achieved the following results with Enterprise Reporter:

  • Greatest benefits of Enterprise Reporter to their organization:
    • Strengthened internal security controls
    • The ability to assess environment pre and post-migration
    • Greater compliance
    • Reduced workload with automation
  • Benefits after using Enterprise Reporter in support of their Teams environment:
    • Identified Teams they were unaware of
    • Located unused / unnecessary Teams
  • Top Enterprise Reporter reports:
    • Active Directory Permissions for Account
    • Domain Computer Information
    • File Permissions with Membership
  • Finds that Enterprise Reporter helped them achieve their goals for security and compliance.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Small Business Computer Services Company chooses Quest On Demand Migration after considering native tools

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer services company is based on a March 2020 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Rates Quest On Demand Migration a 9 out of 10

Challenges

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

  • Driving their need to migrate:
    • They were making a product change
  • Uses Office 365 only – no on-prem AD or Exchange environment.
  • Greatest challenges related to the migration:
    • A lack of native tools options for all workloads
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendor evaluated/considered prior to choosing Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that the surveyed company uses:

  • Used Quest On Demand Migration to migrate:
    • Exchange / Public Folders
  • Liked most about Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Ease of use
    • Coexistence capabilities

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Quest On Demand Migration ensured users could communicate and collaborate before, during, and after migration.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Matrix Metals chooses On Demand Migration over BitTitan and rates it a 10 out of 10

Introduction

This case study of Matrix Metals is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

10 out of 10 rating for On Demand Migration

“Ease of use and straightforward approach.”

Challenges

  • Driving their need to migrate:
    • Merger / acquisition
  • Has a Hybrid AD with Office 365 environment.
  • Greatest challenges related to the migration:
    • Data security concerns
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendor evaluated/considered prior to choosing Quest On Demand Migration:
    • BitTitan

Use Case

  • Used Quest On Demand Migration to migrate:
    • Exchange / Public Folders
    • OneDrive
  • Liked most about Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Ease of use
    • Coexistence capabilities
    • Support for so many O365 workloads (Exchange, OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams)
  • Used the following Quest Microsoft Platform Management solution:
    • Migration Manager for AD or Exchange

Results

  • Quest On Demand Migration helped them move / consolidate O365 tenants quickly and safely.
  • Their success in using other Quest products for their Microsoft environment led them to choose Quest On Demand Migration.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Small Business Construction Company chooses On Demand Migration over BitTitan to clean up tenants after previous acquisitions

Introduction

This case study of a small business construction company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Rates On Demand Migration a 9 out of 10 — “Worked well, reasonable pricing.”

Challenges

  • Driving their need to migrate:
    • Tenant cleanup due to previous acquisition(s)
  • Has a Hybrid AD with Office 365 environment.
  • Greatest challenge related to the migration:
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendor evaluated/considered prior to choosing Quest On Demand Migration:
    • BitTitan

Use Case

  • Used Quest On Demand Migration to migrate:
    • Exchange / Public Folders
  • Liked most about Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Ease of use
    • Support for so many O365 workloads (Exchange, OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams)

Results

  • Quest On Demand Migration helped them move / consolidate O365 tenants quickly and safely.

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

State & Local Government chooses Metalogix Content Matrix over ShareGate to restructure their hybrid environment

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“It’s a stable and durable product.”

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Restructuring their existing O365 environment
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenge related to their SharePoint migration:
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendor evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • ShareGate

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Hybrid (SharePoint on-prem and SharePoint Online) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
    • SharePoint Online
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was less than 1 TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution:
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Consolidated content from multiple platforms
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Medium Enterprise Healthcare Company choses Metalogix Content Matrix over ShareGate and AvePoint

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise healthcare company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“It seems to work fine for our purposes and supports migrating from SP 2013 to SP 2019.”

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenge related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining which content should be migrated
  • Vendors evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • ShareGate
    • AvePoint

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses SharePoint On-Prem Only in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was less than 1 TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution:
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly
    • Provided the best value for the migration

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Royal College Of Physicians choses Metalogix Content Matrix over ShareGate and AvePoint for moving to SharePoint Online

Introduction

This case study of Royal College of Physicians is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“I’ve been using this product for a long time and it answers all our migration requirements, having also evaluated competitor products in the past.”

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Moving to O365
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenge related to their SharePoint migration:
    • The need to migrate a wide variety of complex customizations and Nintex workflows
  • Vendors evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • ShareGate
    • AvePoint

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Hybrid (SharePoint on-prem and SharePoint Online) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
    • SharePoint Online
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was up to 10TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution:
    • Consolidated content from multiple platforms
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly
    • Allowed them to migrate what other solutions couldn’t

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Small Business Transportation Services Co. chose Metalogix Essentials for O365 and Content Matrix over AvePoint for migrating >30TB

Introduction

This case study of a small business transportation services company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Metalogix fits well with our requirements.”

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Moving to O365
    • Restructuring their existing O365 environment
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining which content should be migrated
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendor evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • AvePoint

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
    • Metalogix Essentials for O365
  • Uses Office 365 Only (SharePoint Online, OneDrive) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • File shares
    • SharepPoint Online tenant
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • SharePoint Online
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was more than 30TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solutions:
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly
    • Allowed them to migrate what other solutions couldn’t

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Small Business Industrial Manufacturing Company chose Metalogix Content Matrix over AvePoint and Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

Introduction

This case study of a small business industrial manufacturing company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Rating for Metalogix Content Matrix of 9 out of 10.

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Moving to O365
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining which content should be migrated
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendors evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • AvePoint
    • Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Hybrid (SharePoint on-prem and SharePoint Online) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • File shares
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • SharePoint Online
    • Office 365 Groups
    • Office 365 Teams
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environments: up to 30TB.

Results

  • Challenge solved with their Metalogix solution:
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company keeps users productive during M&A with Metalogix Content Matrix

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Rated Metalogix Content Matrix: 9 out of 10

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Going through a merger / acquisition
  • Greatest challenge related to their SharePoint migration:
    • The other company granting access

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Only On-Prem in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment(s) was less than 1 TB.

Results

  • Challenge solved with their Metalogix solution(s):
    • Moved content while keeping users productive

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Medium Enterprise Healthcare Company rates Metalogix Content Matrix 9 out of 10 and chooses over Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise healthcare company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Metalogix Content Matrix rating: 9 out of 10

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining the organizational structure within the new environment
  • Vendors evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Sharepoint 2019 on Prem in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment(s) was less than 1 TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution(s):
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly
    • Provided the best value for the migration
    • Allowed them to migrate what other solutions couldn’t

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Chose Metalogix Content Matrix over AvePoint, ShareGate, and Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool to migrate >30TB

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise insurance company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

9 out of 10 rating: “Powerful and scalable toolset.”

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Moving to O365
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining which content should be migrated
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendors evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • ShareGate
    • AvePoint
    • Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Hybrid (SharePoint on-prem and SharePoint Online) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
    • SharepPoint Online tenant
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
    • SharePoint Online
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environments was more than 30TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution(s):
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Lee College chose Metalogix Content Matrix over ShareGate and rated it a 10 out of 10

Introduction

This case study of Lee College is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Rating for Metalogix Content Matrix: 10 out of 10

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining the organizational structure within the new environment
  • Vendor evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • ShareGate

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses SharePoint 2013 and planning to migrate to Office 365 in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was less than 1 TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution(s):
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly
    • Provided the best value for the migration
    • Allowed them to migrate what other solutions couldn’t

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Fifth Third Bancorp migrated large amounts of content quickly during M&A with Metalogix Content Matrix

Introduction

This case study of Fifth Third Bancorp is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Rating?
10 out of 10 for Content Matrix

Most unexpected challenge?
“Running multiple migrations overnight and making sure they were completed by the morning.”

Challenges

  • Factors driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Going through a merger / acquisition
    • Upgrading to a new version of SharePoint
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Meeting deadlines imposed by the Business
    • Determining which content should be migrated
    • Determining the organizational structure within the new environment
    • A lack of native tools to support all workloads
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
    • Very Large Lists

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Uses Hybrid (SharePoint on-prem and SharePoint Online) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • SharePoint on prem
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • A newer on-prem SharePoint environment
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was up to 30TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution:
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly

Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company chose Metalogix Essentials for O365 over Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool and Mover

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities company is based on a February 2020 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

9 out of 10 rating for Metalogix Essentials for O365:

“The ease with which it can be configured to run the migration, the accuracy of migration and the very minimum system required to run the tool.”

Challenges

  • Factor driving their SharePoint migration:
    • Moving to O365
  • Greatest challenges related to their SharePoint migration:
    • Determining which content should be migrated
    • Determining the organizational structure within the new environment
    • People-challenges with various workload owners
  • Vendors evaluated/considered prior to choosing their Metalogix migration solution:
    • Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool
    • Mover

Use Case

  • Metalogix migration solution used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Essentials for O365
  • Uses Office 365 Only (SharePoint Online, Teams, OneDrive) in their environment.
  • Migrated the following platforms:
    • File shares
    • Box
    • Dropbox
  • Migrating to the following environment:
    • SharePoint Online
  • Size of the migrated collaboration environment was up to 3TB.

Results

  • Challenges solved with their Metalogix solution(s):
    • Moved content while keeping users productive
    • Consolidated content from multiple platforms
    • Migrated large amounts of content quickly

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Capital Insurance Group selects On Demand Migration after evaluating BitTitan; loves the GUI and ease of use

Introduction

This case study of Capital Insurance Group is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Most beneficial feature of On Demand Migration:
“Love the GUI and ease of use.”

Best O365 tenant migration tip to a peer:
“Use Quest for O365 migration, nothing compares.”

Why recommend?
“Easy to use, excellent support and a cost-effective solution.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Capital Insurance Group to evaluate and ultimately select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated BitTitan prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration
  • Solved challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Saved time on what used to be manual processes
    • Delivered the best overall value for the migration

Use Case

The key features they used:

  • Migrated from GSuite to Office 365.
  • Chose On Demand Migration because:
    • It is the greatest value for the functionality
    • The subscription pricing option
    • Currently use and trust Quest products
    • Were confident it would deliver an on-time, minimal impact migration

Results

Capital Insurance Group achieved the following results with Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Executed on their migration project more than twice as fast using Quest On Demand Migration.
  • Simplified their migration process with On Demand Migration.
  • Achieved a successful tenant migration.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Medium Enterprise Consumer Products Company completed tenant migration 2x faster using ODM after evaluating Native Tools & BitTitan

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise consumer products company is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led consumer products company select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated/used the following solutions prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • BitTitan
  • Solved organizational challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Securely migrated O365 directories, mailboxes, and shared data
    • Saved time on what used to be manual processes

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that they used:

  • Did a tenant to tenant migration
  • Chose Quest On Demand Migration for the following reasons:
    • It is the best fit for tenant to tenant migration
    • It is the greatest value for the functionality
    • Because of the subscription pricing option

Results

They achieved the following results:

  • Executed on their migration project 2X faster using Quest On Demand Migration.
  • Simplified their migration process.
  • Achieved a successful tenant migration with On Demand Migration.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Medium Enterprise Engineering firm Atwell LLC rates On Demand Migration 10 out of 10; completes tenant migration > 2x faster

Introduction

This case study of Atwell LLC is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Most beneficial feature?

“Being able to migrate user email in a multi-step process. So we could do an initial sync to get the bulk of their historic data and then do a final sync just before cutting them over.”

Why recommend ODM?

“Because of the time saving and ease of use of the batch process.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Atwell to evaluate and ultimately select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated/used the following solutions prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved organizational challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it is:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Securely migrated O365 directories, mailboxes, and shared data
    • Saved time on what used to be manual processes
    • Delivered the best overall value for the migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that they use:

  • Used ODM for a tenant to tenant migration.
  • Chose Quest On Demand Migration for the following reasons:
    • It is the best fit for tenant to tenant migration
    • It is the greatest value for the functionality

Results

Atwell achieved the following results:

  • Executed on their migration project more than 2X faster using Quest On Demand Migration.
  • Simplified their migration process.
  • Achieved a successful tenant migration.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Hackensack Meridian Health rates Quest migration & management solutions a 9 out of 10

Introduction

This case study of Hackensack Meridian Health is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

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

  • Previously used or evaluated the following solution before purchasing Quest to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • BeyondTrust

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Excellent support
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Saved IT costs
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Vision Christian Media migrated more than 2x faster using Quest On Demand Migration

Introduction

This case study of Vision Christian Media is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Most beneficial feature of On Demand Migration?
“The ability to migrate all user email data prior to switch over, and then re-running the process after switch over to capture any missing new data that arrived between the initial copy and the switch over date”

Best O365 tenant migration advice to a peer?
“Use Quest On Demand Migration!”

Why would you recommend On Demand Migration?
“For the amount you pay per user you more than make up in what you would have spent on manual labour and the frustrations trying to undertake the migration any other way. Quest really make the process incredibly quick and easy, and if you do get stuck their support team are more than happy to help you get unstuck.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Vision Christian Media to evaluate and ultimately select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated/used the following solutions prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Other third party vendors
  • Solved organizational challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Saved time on what used to be manual processes
    • Delivered the best overall value for the migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that they use:

  • Had an On-Prem Groupwise to Office 365 migration scenario.
  • Chose Quest On Demand Migration for the following reasons:
    • It is the greatest value for the functionality
    • Because of the subscription pricing option
    • They have confidence that it will deliver an on-time, minimal impact migration

Results

Vision Christian Media achieved the following results with Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Executed on their migration project more than 2X faster.
  • Simplified their migration process.
  • Achieved a successful tenant migration/consolidation.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

Softwaremanagement.org of Germany evaluated Cloudiway and Native Tools but successfully uses Quest On Demand Migration

Introduction

This case study of Softwaremanagement.org is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“It is a very easy process – maybe too easy because you might forget that this is a very serious job you do.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Softwaremanagement.org to evaluate and ultimately select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated/used the following solutions prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Cloudiway
  • Solved organizational challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Securely migrated O365 directories, mailboxes, and shared data
    • Delivered the best overall value for the migration

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that they use:

  • Had a tenant to tenant migration scenario for Quest On Demand Migration.
  • Chose Quest On Demand Migration for the following reasons:
    • It is the best fit for tenant to tenant migration
    • It is the greatest value for the functionality
    • They currently use and trust Quest products

Results

Softwaremanagement.org achieved the following results with Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Executed on their migration project right on the targeted timeline.
  • Quest On Demand Migration simplified their migration process.
  • Quest On Demand Migration helped them achieve a successful tenant migration/consolidation.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

SMB Computer Services Company finds On Demand Migration to be a “great value for a quality product”

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer services company is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Most beneficial feature:
“Direct migration instead of export/download/import of PST files. Able to migrate specific mailboxes instead of “all or nothing.”

Tenant migration advice to a peer?
“Test and test again before live migration.”

Recommends On Demand Migration because:
“Great value for a quality product.”

Challenges

The business challenges that this computer services company used to evaluate and ultimately select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated/used the following solutions prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools
  • Solved organizational challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Securely migrated O365 directories, mailboxes, and shared data

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that this company uses:

  • Has a tenant to tenant migration scenario for Quest On Demand Migration.
  • Chose Quest On Demand Migration for the following reasons:
    • It is the best fit for tenant-to-tenant migration
    • They have confidence that it will deliver an on-time, minimal impact migration

Results

They achieved the following results with Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Estimates that they executed on their migration project more than 2X faster using Quest On Demand Migration.
  • On-Demand Migration simplified their migration process.
  • On-Demand Migration helped them achieve a successful tenant migration.

Quest On Demand Migration Case Study

C Spire Wireless securely migrates tenants with Quest On Demand Migration after trying BitTitan and Native Tools

Introduction

This case study of C Spire Wireless is based on a May 2019 survey of Quest On Demand Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Easy interface, easy to identify issues and get status, and fast setup.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led C Spire Wireless to evaluate and ultimately select Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Evaluated/used the following solutions prior to selecting Quest On Demand Migration:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • BitTitan
  • Solved organizational challenges with Quest On Demand Migration because it:
    • Provided an easy to use solution
    • Migrated tenants while keeping users productive
    • Securely migrated O365 directories, mailboxes, and shared data
    • Saved time on what used to be manual processes

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest On Demand Migration that they used:

  • Has an AD hybrid tenants migration scenario for Quest On Demand Migration.
  • Chose Quest On Demand Migration for the following reasons:
    • They currently use and trust Quest products
    • They have confidence that it will deliver an on-time, minimal impact migration

Results

C Spire Wireless achieved the following results with Quest On Demand Migration:

  • Estimates that they executed on their migration project right on the targeted timeline using Quest On Demand Migration.
  • On Demand Migration simplified their migration process.
  • Achieved a successful tenant migration.

Quest Metalogix Migration Case Study

State & Local Government uses Metalogix Content Matrix and Essentials for O365

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on an April 2019 survey of Quest Metalogix Migration customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Most beneficial feature? “The ability to schedule a migration task for a future time was really huge. Metalogix enabled us to streamline the task in our absence.”

Lesson Learned? “Scheduling for different teams with minimum downtime as much as possible.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led this customer to evaluate and ultimately select Quest Metalogix Migration:

  • Evaluated the following solution before choosing Metalogix:
    • ShareGate
  • Metalogix solutions helped solve challenges with:
    • Migrating large amounts of content quickly

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Metalogix Migration they use:

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
    • Metalogix Essentials for O365 (Metavis Architect Suite)
  • Migrated from the following environment:
    • SharePoint
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • SharePoint Online
    • Office 365 Groups
  • Reports that their migrated collaboration environments were between 1TB and 3TB.

Results

They achieved the following results with Quest Metalogix Migration:

  • Metalogix helped them successfully migrate their complex collaboration environment.
  • Their content migration was right on the targeted timeline versus their expected timeline or previous methods.



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