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HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure Case Study

Dieseko Group

Introduction

This case study of Dieseko Group is based on an August 2015 survey of HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“[With HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure, there is] one unit for all. More computer power and disk capacity in less space.”

Challenges

Dieseko Group purchased HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure as a result of

  • A capacity purchase/upgrade of existing infrastructure that led to an overall platform review.
  • Prior to deploying HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure, this company located in the Netherlands found the management of multiple solutions and vendors to be a non-issue.

Use Case

  • Uses HPE SimpliVity OmniCube in the following ways:
    • Infrastructure modernization / technology refresh
    • Production applications
    • Test/dev and QA
  • Runs the following types of applications on HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure:
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Microsoft SharePoint
    • Industry-specific application (e.g., 911 system, healthcare application, legal case management, CAD/CAM, etc.)
    • Microsoft Dynamics AX2012

Results

  • Improved performance by up to 25% with HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure.
  • Realized a capacity savings of up to 50:1 with HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure.
  • Deployed new workloads, including allocating compute and storage resources, and configuring data protection policies, in the following amount of time:
    • Before HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure: up to 1 day
    • After HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure: up to 1 day
  • Ranks the value of the following HPE SimpliVity Hyperconverged Infrastructure features:
    • Integrated data protection: valuable
    • Inline dedupe, compression: highly valuable
    • VM-centric management via vCenter: highly valuable
    • Hyperconverged appliance: valuable
    • Global federated management: valuable




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