Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Leading Florida school district virtualizes business-critical applications with VMware
“You forget how it was in the old days with physical hardware. The scalability, resilience and cost advantages of VMware software are that huge. What’s more, the technology is so reliable we virtualize even our business-critical applications, including SAP software. We don’t create paychecks, produce gradebooks or teach students without relying on VMware technology. It is much faster and easier. The future is nothing but a virtual instance.”
Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MTS)
Close cooperation with VMware Professional Services delivered shortened timelines and predicted savings through collaboration, monitoring, information sharing and training.
“In the course of our long-term cooperation, VMware Inc. became not only an MTS software supplier, but a strategic partner contributing to the company business development, based on forward-looking deployment of innovational IT technologies and cutting- edge virtualization solutions.”
Morgan County Schools
Georgia K–12 School District Virtualizes Desktops to Improve Student Services, Simplify IT Management, Embrace Change
“Desktop virtualization gives teachers and faculty a better desktop experience; eases IT repair and management; cuts costs; and enables the school district to adapt readily to advances in educational tools and methods.”
By moving to VMware virtual infrastructure, MyCNX has eased the administration load, ensured high availability and performance, cut server provisioning time and avoided the need to purchase new hardware for a disaster recovery site.
“We are a 24-hour global business and cannot wait hours for our systems to be recovered. VMware virtualization allows us to swap out the malfunctioning server without any impact on performance or availability.”
National Institute of Education
Deploying VMware virtualization ensures high availability and quick recovery while reducing costs, lowering the burden on datacenter facilities and providing a platform to adopt cloud computing.
"VMware has enabled us to reduce our costs and the stress on our datacenter power supplies, while ensuring our most important applications such as Microsoft Exchange Server email meet our business demands for availability and performance.”
Less Is More: Server Consolidation Maximizes IT Optimization
“One of the main functions of IT at National is to enable the business to produce faster and more efficiently. The Dell/VMware combination is helping advance that goal by giving us tremendous on-demand capability to meet the needs of our business.”
Navy Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI)
Deploy VMware Technology To Run More Than 350,000 Exchange 2003 Mailboxes And Other Key Applications On VMware Infrastructure In Production, Significantly Improving Reliability And Manageability While Cutting Costs
“I was surprised by how well VMware Infrastructure handles Exchange Server. We all know that Exchange is a CPU-intensive program, but our virtualized implementation has been very successful. I’ve been impressed—especially given the 350,000 mailboxes that we’ve been able to support, the redundancy we’ve built in, and all the other demands we’ve put on it.”
Navy Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI)
Deploy VMware Technology To Make The Military’s Vast Network Greener And Leaner
“The virtualization of an environment as large and complex as the NMCI has never been attempted before. We are working hand in hand with VMware to ensure it’s a success.”
Neos Ventures GmbH
IT solutions provider helps boost system performance and security for travel industry leader with vShield implementation .
“VMware’s vShield technology provides an excellent solution to the new security challenges faced by organisations, particularly as they make the move to the cloud. The successful implementation of vShield within our customer, a leading global travel industry player, has also provided us with a best practice case study for our business automation cloud strategy proposition.”
New South Wales Fire Brigades
VMware Virtualization Enables NSW Fire Brigades To Share Enterprise Systems With Other Agencies While Boosting Its Own Internal Efficiencies
“The new virtualized infrastructure enables us to scale to deliver growth while ensuring we constrain server sprawl and upgrade our disaster recovery capabilities.”
Nexica needed a solution capable of accelerating the provisioning of new cloud services in order to offer the most customised service while retaining its simplified management and improved availability. Thanks to VMware's solutions, the company has been able to accelerate the provisioning of services, improve their management and integrate new models for supplying and invoicing these services by incorporating measurement of consumption into the invoicing system.
“Thanks to VMware's solutions, we have been able to accelerate the provisioning of services, optimise their management and improve their availability with a view to guaranteeing the maximum customization of our cloud services, and thus offering tailor-made solutions for our customers”.
ESXi Provides A Foundation For A Scalable And Easily Managed Virtual Infrastructure
“Home brewing is kind of a unique industry in that it continues to grow even during an economic downturn. We’ve been experiencing consistent 10-20 percent growth per year, and VMware technology is helping to ensure that we can avoid ‘growing pains’ as we scale our operations by allowing us to make better use of our time and money.”
VMware vFabric tc Server Helps NPC International Stay Connected to 1,200 Locations
“Application performance is considerably faster, since we moved to tc Server... We have been very happy with the performance – it is fantastic.”
NTUC Takes A First Step Towards Utility Computing Future With VMware Virtual Infrastructure and Saves Millions While Enhancing Service
“We eventually want to move to a utility-computing model with computing power and services on tap. That way, we pay for what we use rather than being hampered with underused resources that rapidly depreciates in value. VMware virtual infrastructure is a key step to reaching that goal. VMware virtual infrastructure provides the foundation for next-generation systems infrastructure, which will put us in a good place for future growth.”
VMware vSphere 4 has enabled ISS, NUS to consolidate more than 60 physical x86 servers into 12 host servers running virtual machines in a single datacenter, reducing power, cooling and real estate requirements and improving service levels.
“Deploying VMware enabled ISS to meet our goal of reducing our environmental impact by lowering our server footprint and allowed us to provide IT services more efficiently by leveraging cost efficiencies.”
Nyherji was looking for a way of simplifying its data centre infrastructure while being able to offer its customers a true hybrid cloud environment. Nyherji implemented VMware vSphere to virtualise its server estate, followed by VMware vCloud Suite to create an Infrastructure as a Service and hybrid cloud environment for its customers.
“VMware has enabled us to be the only managed service provider in Iceland which is able to offer our customers Infrastructure as a Service and the option of a hybrid cloud. VMware is incredibly well respected and was, in my view, the only company which we would feel comfortable partnering with. Not only does it have a strong heritage within virtualization and provisioning cloud environments, but we also feel that it offers us tremendous value for money both in terms of the ROI which we see from using these solutions and the VSPP licensing model it offers to us.”
After a year leveraging VMware infrastructure, NYSE's cloud-based Capital Markets Community Platform of vertical industry services is successfully meeting the needs of Wall Street IT leaders.
"We knew that we were going out well ahead of everybody else and we were very keen to do so, because we see and understand the cloud vision that VMware and EMC in particular have been promoting over the past few years. We agree with it fully. We feel like we're uniquely positioned within the capital markets industry as the neutral party."
Virtualization Helps OCLC Maintain the IT Infrastructure that Keeps the World’s Libraries Connected
“VMware’s solutions have been effective in helping OCLC to streamline its datacenter, increase the availability of its IT services, and become a greener organization.”
Ohio Department of Alcohol and Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS)
Virtualization Enables Cash-Strapped Agency to Increase, Improve IT Services Despite Budget Cuts
“We took a 50 percent hit on our IT project budget, but leveraging VMware software to make our processes more efficient, we’ve actually been able to improve service to end users.”
Ohio Department of Commerce
VMware Technology Offers A Way For Organizations To Create An Almost Entirely Virtual IT Infrastructure That Reduces Costs And Simplifies Administration
“Leveraging technology to virtualize 85 percent of our IT environment gives us the operational efficiency that we absolutely need in today’s tight budget conditions.”