TechValidate Research on Quest Microsoft Platform Management


Case Study: Kamind Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Kamind Inc. is based on a February 2014 survey of Quest SharePoint Migration Solutions customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Quest’s tools were strategically aligned with our business objectives on moving customers to Office 365.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges with Quest Software SharePoint migration solutions:
    • Cost constraints on the migration project
    • The risk of lost metadata, permissions, version history and settings

Use Case

  • Migrated < 250 gigabytes of content SharePoint 2007 and 2010 to Office 365 using Quest solutions
  • Utilized internal resources to migrate using Quest solutions

Results

  • Purchased Quest SharePoint migration solutions over the following competitors:
    • Metalogix/Axceler
    • Sharegate
  • Selected Quest solutions for the following differentiating factors:
    • Client-side installation requiring no server agents
    • Ability to migrate from SharePoint, Google Drive, Windows file shares and Exchange public folders from a single tool
    • Better migration performance
    • Greater fidelity of migrated content and metadata
    • Post-migration synchronization
  • Their migration had minimal impact with expected changes for end users
  • Reduced migration time by > 101% using Quest SharePoint migration solutions compared to previous solutions




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