TechValidate Research on Quest Microsoft Platform Management

Quest Metalogix Case Study

State & Local Government migrates right on their target timeline with Metalogix Content Matrix after evaluating native tools


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

Recommendation: “Powerful tool and very good support.”

Most beneficial features:
“Ability to migrate data and keep users working and at the end, run differentials to have the user switch to the new environment so the impact is transparent on end user.”


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

  • Evaluated the following solutions before choosing Metalogix:
    • Microsoft Native Tools
  • Metalogix solutions helped solve challenges with:
    • Moving content while keeping users productive
    • Consolidating content from multiple platforms
    • Migrating large amounts of content quickly
    • Providing the best overall value for the migration
    • Allowing them to migrate what other solutions couldn’t

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Quest Metalogix that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
  • Migrated from the following environments:
    • SharePoint
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • SharePoint Server
  • Reports that their migrated collaboration environments were less than 1TB.


The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Quest Metalogix:

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

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of Quest Microsoft Platform Management by TechValidate.

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