TechValidate Research on Scale Computing HC3

Case Study: Turlock Scavenger


This case study of TURLOCK SCAVENGER CO is based on a March 2016 survey of HC3 customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“It has given me a SAS storage infrastructure to reduce the disk latency I was having in my mixed SAS/SATA SAN.”


  • Realized the following operational challenges by deploying HC3:
    • Improved availability of critical workloads
    • Reduced IT operating costs
  • Purchased their HC3 system for the following reasons:
    • For Infrastructure Refresh (replacing aging hardware)
    • To reduce operational costs

Use Case

  • Purchased HC3 over the following vendors:
    • Hypervisor – VMware
    • HP Servers / SAN
  • Has 1 IT personnel responsible for infrastructure.
  • Runs 25-49 Virtual Machines on HC3.


  • Rated the following HC3 capabilities in terms of how differentiated they from the competition:
    • Ease of use: very differentiated
    • Ease of implementation: very differentiated
    • Reliability: very differentiated
    • Scalability: very differentiated
    • Single vendor support: extremely differentiated
  • Sees the following as the biggest benefits of Scale Computing HC3:
    • Ease of use
    • Single vendor support
  • Reduced the time their IT staff spends managing infrastructure by up to 10% after deploying HC3.

About This Data

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