TechValidate Research on Scale Computing HC3

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894 Customers Surveyed

8,047 Data Points Collected

725 Published TechFacts

7 Published Charts

584 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


HC3 Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Administrator at a medium enterprise health care company would be very likely to recommend HC3 for this reason:

Ease of use, stability, and delivery of what is expected.

HC3 Case Study

Large Enterprise Hospitality Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise hospitality company is based on a February 2021 survey of HC3 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 operational challenges after deploying HC3:
    • Reduced time spent managing Infrastructure
    • Solved single vendor support of Infrastructure
    • Reduced IT operating costs
  • Purchased their HC3 system for the following reasons:
    • To execute an infrastructure refresh (replacing aging hardware)
    • To reduce operational costs
  • Purchased HC3 over the following vendors:
    • Dell Servers / SAN
    • HP Servers / SAN

Use Case

  • Has 2 IT personnel responsible for infrastructure.
  • Runs 10-24 Virtual Machines on HC3.

Results

  • Rated the following HC3 capabilities in terms of how they differentiated from the competition:
    • Single vendor support: extremely differentiated
    • Scalability: extremely differentiated
    • Reliability: very differentiated
    • Ease of implementation: extremely differentiated
    • Ease of use: extremely differentiated
  • Sees the following as the biggest benefits of Scale Computing HC3:
    • Ease of use
    • Single vendor support

HC3 Case Study

Small Business Computer Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer services company is based on a July 2018 survey of HC3 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“This has simplified the management of our hardware as well as only needing to speak with one vendor as opposed to several.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HC3:

  • Solved the following operational challenges after deploying HC3:
    • Enabled virtualization without complexity
    • Reduced time spent managing Infrastructure
    • Improved availability of critical workloads
    • Improved scalability of Infrastructure
    • Solved single vendor support of Infrastructure
  • Purchased their HC3 system for the following reasons:
    • For Infrastructure Refresh (replacing aging hardware)
    • To support business growth expectations or new business initiatives

Use Case

  • Purchased HC3 over the following vendors:
    • Dell Servers / SAN
    • Nutanix
    • Simplivity
  • Has 3 IT personnel responsible for infrastructure.
  • Runs 10-24 Virtual Machines on HC3.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HC3:

  • Rated the following HC3 capabilities in terms of how they differentiated from the competition:
    • single vendor support: very differentiated
    • scalability: very differentiated
    • reliability: very differentiated
    • ease of implementation: very differentiated
    • ease of use: very differentiated
  • Sees the following as the biggest benefits of Scale Computing HC3:
    • Ease of use
    • Ease and speed of implementation
    • High availability of Virtual Machines
    • Scalability
    • Single vendor support

HC3 Customer Satisfaction Rating

Bryan Fewox, a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at CAMDEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, would be very likely to recommend HC3 for this reason:

Simplicity of implementation and management.

HC3 Customer Research

By what percentage did your HC3 deployment reduce the time your IT staff spent on managing infrastructure?

> 75% savings: 0%
50-74% savings: 23%
25-49% savings: 31%
10-24% savings: 31%
Up to 10% savings: 15%

HC3 Customer Research

What types of operational challenges did deploying HC3 solve for your organization?

Enabled virtualization without complexity
72%
Reduced time spent managing Infrastructure
66%
Improved scalability of Infrastructure
64%
Improved disaster recovery
61%
Improved availability of critical workloads
45%
Single vendor support of Infrastructure
44%
Reduced IT operating costs
43%


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About Scale Computing HC3

Scale Computing integrates storage, servers, and virtualization software into an all-in-one appliance based system that is scalable, self-healing and as easy to manage as a single server.

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