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Quest Metalogix Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company in Belgium successfully uses Metalogix Content Matrix and Essentials for O365

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services company is based on an April 2019 survey of Quest Metalogix customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Most beneficial feature: “The ability to map and organize migrations with the business, first do a full migration and validate with the business. Then organize a freeze on the source location and perform incremental migrations for go live.”

Lesson learned: “Always plan more time to validate and reorganize the collaboration environments with the client, and include metadata introduction during migrations.”

Challenges

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

  • Evaluated the following solutions before choosing Metalogix:
    • ShareGate
    • AvePoint
    • 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

Use Case

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

  • Metalogix migration solutions used in their environment:
    • Metalogix Content Matrix
    • Metalogix Essentials for O365 (Metavis Architect Suite)
  • Migrated from the following environments:
    • File Shares
    • SharePoint
    • Office 365 tenant
  • Migrating to the following environments:
    • SharePoint Online
  • Reports that their migrated collaboration environments were between 3TB and 10TB.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest Metalogix:

  • Metalogix helped them successfully migrate their complex collaboration environment(s).
  • Their content migration was right on the targeted timeline.




About This Data

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