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3,116 Customers Surveyed

25,296 Data Points Collected

207 Published TechFacts

53 Published Charts

256 Published Case Studies



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Turbonomic Customer Satisfaction Rating

Paul Flatt, a Infrastructure & Support Manager at Mitre10 (NZ) Limited is very likely to recommend* Turbonomic for the following reason:

“Turbonomic provides me with the necessary tools and reports to keep my environment in peak condition as well as providing the means to capacity plan for future requirements.”

*Based on a response of 9 to the question “On a scale of 0-10, how likely is it that you would recommend Turbonomic to a friend or colleague?”

Turbonomic Case Study

Daktronics

Introduction

This case study of Daktronics, Inc. is based on an August 2016 survey of Turbonomic customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Turbonomic has taken the guesswork and decision-making out of the picture as where to place VM resources. I no longer have to make ‘best guess’ decisions on resource placement.”

Challenges

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

  • Solved the following challenges with Turbonomic:
    • Labor-intensive operational tasks
    • Underutilized infrastructure
    • Performance for workloads sharing common infrastructure

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Turbonomic that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has 500 to 999 virtual machines in their environment.
  • Manages greater than 80% of their virtualized production systems using Turbonomic.
  • Automates the following actions using Turbonomic:
    • Move (e.g. vMotion, Live Migration)
    • Storage Move (e.g. Storage vMotion)
    • Resize (e.g. vCPU or memory)
  • Improved performance for the following applications with Turbonomic:
    • Packaged applications (e.g. Exchange, SAP, SharePoint, JDE)
    • Virtual desktops
    • Backend transaction processing or management

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Turbonomic:

  • Realized value within 1 to 3 weeks after the deployment of Turbonomic.
  • Used Turbonomic to impact the following IT initiatives:
    • Achieved better densities on hosts
    • Enabled growth without additional infrastructure spend
    • Improved accuracy in planning for and implementing changes
    • Freed skilled staff to focus on other priorities
  • Improved in the following areas since deploying Turbonomic:
    • The improvement in VM performance: 40% to 59%
    • IT team productivity: 20% to 39%
    • Resource utilization: 40% to 59%
  • Decreased the following since deploying Turbonomic:
    • Monitoring alerts: 60% or greater
    • False positive alerts: 40% to 59%
    • User generated tickets: less than 20%
    • Time to resolve tickets: 20% to 39%

Case Study: Small Business Computer Hardware Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer hardware company is based on a July 2014 survey of Turbonomic 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 challenge with Turbonomic:
    • Reduced underutilized infrastructure

Use Case

  • Virtual machines in their current environment:
  • Currently has > 80% of their production systems virtualized in their environment.
  • Automated action with Turbonomic:
    • Move (e.g. vMotion, Live Migration)
  • Monitoring or management products used alongside Turbonomic:
    • Solarwinds Virtualization Manager
    • Nagios

Results

  • Realized value within 1 to 3 days after deploying Turbonomic.
  • Used Turbonomic to complement VMware or another hypervisor management suite resulting in:
    • Reduced the time spent reviewing data to make decisions
  • Increased since deploying Turbonomic:
    • VM team productivity: 60% or greater
    • Resource utilization: 60% or greater
  • Decreased since deploying Turbonomic:
    • Monitoring alerts: 60% or more
    • False positive alerts: 60% or more
    • User generated tickets: 60% or more
    • Time to resolve issues: 60% or more

Virtualized Data Center Network Challenges

What are the top network challenges in your data center?

Higher volume of server to server (east to west) traffic
36%
Escalating bandwidth requirements at server edge
30%
High-latency for server to server communication
26%
Escalating bandwidth requirements for cross-switch flow
20%
Larger layer 2 domains for vMotion/Live Migration
19%

Defining Service Level Agreements (SLAs)

How are SLAs defined between your organization and application owners?

Infrastructure up time % (e.g. 99% availability)
52%
Application up time % (e.g. 99% availability)
46%
We don’t have them
32%
Issue resolution time (e.g. 2 hours to resolve issue)
31%
Levels of SLAs (e.g. bronze, silver, gold)
18%
Application response time (e.g. less than 500 ms of latency)
14%

Turbonomic Customer Statistic

Mid-Sized Orgs Reduce Alerts

75% of mid-sized businesses decreased monitoring alerts by 20% or more since deploying Turbonomic.

75%


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About Turbonomic

Launched in 2010, Turbonomic delivers a hybrid cloud management platform that enables on-premises and public cloud to self-manage in real-time, thereby assuring performance, lowering cost, and continuously ensuring compliance. The Turbonomic patented decision engine curates workload demand to dynamically control resource supply, maintaining a perpetual desired state of application health. One of the fastest growing technology companies, Turbonomic is trusted by thousands of enterprises to simplify and accelerate their hybrid cloud journey.

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