TechValidate Research on Quest Microsoft Platform Management

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Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company – saved up to 19 hours/week using Quest Migration solutions

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise industrial manufacturing 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.

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree
    • BitTitan
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • Notes Migration

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
    • For specific migrations. Used other tools for other migrations
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Global 500 Banking Company – saved more than $100,000 and 20 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 banking 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Excellent support
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Saved IT costs
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Banco Central de Reserva del Perú – saving time with Change Auditor

Introduction

This case study of Banco Central de Reserva del Perú is based on a January 2017 survey of Quest Microsoft Platform Management customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“More efficient in managing Windows.”

Challenges

The business challenges 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:
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Change Auditor

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT

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 Case Study

Wagner Spraytech – 10x faster and saving 20 hours/week with Recovery Manager and MMAD

Introduction

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

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

Challenges

The business challenges 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Health Care Company – completing tasks up to 4x faster than with previous solutions

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise health care 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Netwrix
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Password Manager; Toad; Security Explorer

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
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Construction Company – completes tasks up to 4x faster than with Binary Tree

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise construction 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.

Challenges

The business challenges 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:
    • Binary Tree

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 time/cost savings
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following way with their Quest solution:
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Spending time doing other IT work
  • Saved up to $24,999 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company – completes tasks 10x faster, saved up to 20 hours/week and up to $75,000

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services 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.

“The last acquisition / merger went smoothly and with minimal user impact.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • 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:
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Migration Manager for Exchange / ODME
    • QCS

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time/cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
  • Saved up to $75,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Global 500 Insurance Company – saved more than 20 hours/week and $100,000

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 insurance 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.

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • StealthBits
    • Varonis

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Enterprise Reporter
    • Recovery Manager
    • Active Administrator

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Fortune 500 Chemicals Company – completes tasks up to 4x faster; migrations a non-event during acquisitions / divestitures

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 chemicals 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.

“AD migrations have been non-events. We’ve basically stayed out of the line of sight during acquisition and divestiture activities.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Ministry of Justice – rates Change Auditor, Recovery Manager, & GPOADmin a 10 out of 10

Introduction

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

“More reporting with details.”

“It is better when compared to ManageEngine.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization 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:
    • Netwrix
    • Veeam
    • ManageEngine

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Change Auditor
    • Recovery Manager
    • GPOADmin

Results

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

  • Rated Quest a 10 out of 10 for likely to recommend to a friend or colleague.
  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • The ease of use installing the software
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Fox Electronics – completes tasks up to 10x faster with Recovery Manager & Active Administrator

Introduction

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

“[Quest] products work great out of the box.”

“Instant access to virtually any data and reporting tools available on the spot.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Recovery Manager
    • Active Administrator

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
    • Excellent support
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up 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
    • Saved IT costs
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
  • Saved up to $25,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

State & Local Government – completes tasks more than 10x faster & saved more than $100,000

Introduction

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

“[Quest has good] efficiency.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization 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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • BeyondTrust

Use Case

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

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

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 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
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Avera Health – completes tasks up to 10x faster and saved up to 20 hours / week with MMAD, MMEX, ODME

Introduction

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

“I have used the Quest (Dell) Migration Manager software before with great success. I have shared these experiences before and will continue to in the future.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Varonis
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • 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:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • 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
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office – completes tasks 10x faster & saved up to $75,000

Introduction

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

“I’ve saved my System Administrators and Desktop Support Technicians productivity time through better automation. We’ve brought our agency into better compliance with the FBI CJIS Security Policy.”

Challenges

The business challenge that led the profiled organization 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:
    • None

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Change Auditor
    • Active Administrator

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 19 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved up to $75,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

State & Local Government – completes tasks 10x faster & saved more than 20 hours / week

Introduction

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

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

“[Quest] made securing our file shares easier and quicker, taking the burden off of our help desk staff.”

Challenges

The business challenge that led the profiled organization 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Quest Microsoft Platform Management that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Security Explorer

Results

The surveyed organization 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
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • Prior success with Quest / Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks more than 10x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Investigating new technologies

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Pharmaceuticals Company – saved more than $100,000 and 20 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise pharmaceuticals 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.

“Data and reports from Quest’s tools have helped us rapidly address SOX Audit questions in the past and are routinely used in the audit processes.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Veeam
    • Varonis

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD
    • Active Role Server

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • Better time / cost savings
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Completes tasks up 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
    • Delegated more time for more strategic initiatives
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved more than 20 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate / Manage / Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate / Manage / Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Small Business Computer Software Company – completes tasks up to 4x faster & saves up to 4 hours/week

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer software 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.

“The tools we use (limited to domain migration and ODME) do the job with a minimum of fuss and we have used it for multiple migration projects.”

“Any claims of heroism on my part would be somewhat exaggerated. :)”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Binary Tree

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:
    • 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
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Saved IT costs
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities 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.

“It brings a complete set of tools with great functionality.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • MessageStats/UC Command Suite

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
    • Better functionality or range of functionality
    • The breadth of Quest solution offerings
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 2x to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
    • Reduced help desk burden
  • Saved up to 4 hours per week using Quest solutions
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
    • Looking for areas of efficiency within IT
    • Working less overtime and doing what they want
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services 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.

“We saved a lot of money moving over and it is an awesome tool.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • BeyondTrust
    • ManageEngine

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Recovery Manager
    • Migration Manager for AD

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
    • Their professional services expertise
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms up to 4x faster with Quest than their previous solution.
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Saved IT costs
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved more than $100,000 since using Quest solutions

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise industrial manufacturing 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.

“We have been using Quest products with excellent results.”

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:
    • Microsoft native tools
    • Varonis

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:
    • Change Auditor

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
    • Prior success with Quest/Dell solutions
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Improved security / compliance
    • Minimized risk or disruption to business operations

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

France Televisions – saves time and money with Quest Platform Management

Introduction

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

Quest tools keep their promises and respond to all our needs in an irreproachable way.

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:
    • Microsoft native tools

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:
    • Change Auditor
    • Recovery Manager
    • GPOADmin
    • Active Administrator

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
    • Better scalability to accommodate project size and deadline
    • Excellent support
    • Their professional services expertise
  • Completes tasks related to Migrating/Managing/Securing their platforms 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
    • Modernized legacy IT infrastructure
    • Received excellent support
  • Saved up to 9 hours per week using Quest
  • Spends their extra time on the following:
    • On the business needs
    • Focusing on more strategic initiatives (e.g. cloud, SaaS, BYOD, security, compliance, etc.)
  • Saved up to $49,000 since using Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms.

Quest Microsoft Platform Management Case Study

Non Profit

Introduction

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

“Our Quest solution to Migrate/Manage/Secure our platforms delivered significant value to our organization.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization 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:
    • Microsoft native tools

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following Quest solutions to Migrate/Manage/Secure their platforms:
    • Migration Manager for AD

Results

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

  • Purchased Quest over competitors for the following reasons:
    • A recommendation by a partner or peer
  • Benefited in the following ways with their Quest solution:
    • Automated complex manual processes
    • Completed a zero-impact migration
    • Saved IT costs
    • Received excellent support

Case Study: Financial services firm solves infrastructure and business needs with UCCS

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a May 2015 survey of Quest UCCS – Analytics customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • UC challenges that caused them to look for a third party solution:
    • An inability to determine the scope and priorities for a future migration
    • A lack of visibility into Lync usage and adoption
    • Limited insights into cost savings goals/chargebacks for your UC deployments
    • Limited insights into workforce activity

Use Case

  • Unified communications platforms used:
    • Exchange
    • Lync
    • Webex
  • Track 0-1,000 users with UC Analytics.

Results

  • UC Analytics fulfills infrastructure needs such as:
    • Performing pre- and post-migration assessments
    • Meeting Lync performance and quality of experience (QoE) SLAs
    • Anticipating growth needs
  • Business needs fulfilled with UC Analytics:
    • Tracks Exchange usage and workforce activity trends
    • Enhances and increases Lync adoption
    • Increases UC platform ROI
    • Increases marketing/communication effectiveness

Case Study: A chemicals company gains visibility into their UC migration and usage

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise chemicals company is based on a April 2015 survey of Quest UCCS – Analytics customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“UC Analytics has afforded us the opportunity to perform analysis and reporting that were not previously possible. This has given us insight into the system we never had previously.”

Challenges

  • UC challenges that caused them to look for a third party solution:
    • An inability to determine the scope and priorities for a future migration
    • A lack of visibility into Lync usage and adoption
    • Limited insights into workforce activity
    • An inability to track quality of experience issues
    • No insights into data loss prevention (DLP) red flags or communication violations
    • Limited in-house expertise to write and support needed reports

Use Case

  • Unified communications platforms used:
    • Exchange
    • Lync
    • Skype
    • Cisco
    • Jabber
  • Track 10,001-25,000 users with UC Analytics.

Results

  • UC Analytics fulfills infrastructure needs such as:
    • Performing pre- and post-migration assessments
    • Meeting Lync performance and quality of experience (QoE) SLAs
    • Monitoring SLA responsiveness
    • Tracking mobile usage
    • Anticipating growth needs
  • Business needs fulfilled with UC Analytics:
    • Tracks Exchange usage and workforce activity trends
    • Delivers executive level reporting
  • Rates UC Analytics’s capabilities compared to the competition:
    • Performance: much better
    • Ease of use: much better
    • UC business intelligence: much better

Case Study: State & Local Government

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The Quest Software tools worked very well with minimal interaction or impact to end users.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Consolidated multiple email environments
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration
    • Reduced help desk volume

Use Case

  • Migrated more than 50,000 mailboxes between Microsoft Exchange environments using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also considered doing a manual migration or using Microsoft native tools
  • Chose Quest because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Higher throughput ensured a faster migration
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
    • Previous success with other Software products
    • Service and expertise offered by professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest solutions for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions
  • Completed their migration 3X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 61-80% by using Quest Software compared to other tools or previous methods

Case Study: Fortune 500 Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 industrial manufacturing company is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“This is the only solution I consider viable after migrating over 15,000 users from about 100 different domains. A truly painless migration if proper preparation is followed.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Consolidated multiple email environments
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated 10,001-50,000 mailboxes from an old to new version of Microsoft Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest, the customer also considered Microsoft native tools and doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest for the following reasons:
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Scalability to accommodate project size and deadline was better
    • Service and expertise offered by professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions

Case Study: Miroglio S.P.A.

Introduction

This case study of Miroglio S.p.A. is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Quest Software offers an affordable and secure data migration.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated 1001-5000 mailboxes from IBM Notes to Microsoft Exchange and Office 365 using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also evaluated Binary Tree and Microsoft native tools
  • Chose Quest Software because the solution ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 41-60% by using Quest solutions compared to Binary Tree and Microsoft native tools

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise professional services company is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration
    • Reduced help desk volume

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 mailboxes from Notes to Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also evaluated Binary Tree, Microsoft native tools or doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest email migration solutions because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Higher throughput ensured a faster migration
    • Ensured higher fidelity of migrated data with minimal or no data loss
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
    • Service and expertise offered by professional services and technical support was superior
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Expertise of professional services and support
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
    • Quality of pre-migration solutions
  • Completed their migration 4X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 41-60% by using Quest solutions compared to other tools or previous methods

Case Study: State & Local Government

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on a January 2015 survey of Quest Software Windows customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges after implementing Quest Software solutions:
    • Improved IT efficiency
    • Eliminated dependency on legacy platforms/servers
    • Preserved critical data with high fidelity
    • Met project timelines
    • Provided coexistence for users during migration

Use Case

  • Migrated less than 1,000 Notes mailboxes to Microsoft Exchange using Quest solutions

Results

  • Before choosing Quest Software, the customer also considered Binary Tree, MigrationWiz and doing a manual migration
  • Chose Quest because of the following reasons:
    • Software was easier to install and use
    • Higher throughput ensured a faster migration
    • Provided a more seamless coexistence experience throughout the migration
    • Reduced hardware requirements and cost of the migration infrastructure
  • Recommends Quest Software for the following reasons:
    • Speed and performance of the migration solutions
    • Fidelity of the data migrated
    • Minimal to no impact on the users and help desk
  • Completed their migration time 2X faster with Quest Software
  • Reduced total migrations costs by 21-40% by using Quest migration solutions compared to other tools or previous methods



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