To keep pace with rapid business growth without making a costly investment in computing hardware, SureTax engaged the Flexible Data Center Solutions platform by phoenixNAP, an infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider offering cloud services based on VMware vCloud technologies. SureTax, which provides enterprises with real-time software-as-a-service tax calculations, used the private cloud and virtualized solutions to meet the privacy, performance, and high availability needs of its growing client base while realizing a rapid return on investment.
"Our new infrastructure helps us reliably meet clients’ service-level requirements, which creates high customer satisfaction."
SVC is using VMware vSphere™ to run virtualization across two clusters. The first cluster of three servers supports about 20 virtual machines running head office applications. The second six-server cluster supports 15 virtual machines running the core banking application, which is accessed by about 1,000 staff.
“VMware has enabled us to move our entire core banking application onto a virtualized platform, improving the speed and management of our resources. It has also allowed us to create a cloud environment so that we can provide our core banking application to other banks as a managed service.”
Swedbank Cuts Costs, Ensures Continuity and Increases Agility with VMware Compelling Business Case Wins Management Support
“Swedbank undertook virtualization as a technology project that delivers profound business advantages including reduced cost, improved service levels and increased agility for the bank to respond quickly to changing market demands.”
Sydney Adventist Hospital
Sydney Adventist Hospital is the largest single-campus private hospital in New South Wales. With the healthcare industry recognising client Electronic Medical Records (EMR) as a cornerstone of reforms, this hospital decided to review how it delivered systems and applications in a clinical environment. By deploying systems based on VMware Horizon View, the hospital has streamlined patient care and boosted the productivity and performance of its medical practitioners. In only two months, this leading Sydney specialist hospital transformed its processes from paper-based to paperless. In this case study and videos, a range of people, from the Head of IS to clinicians, talk about how VMware’s solutions have revolutionised the way the hospital runs. The benefits of access anywhere on any device became rapidly clear to everyone, and now the staff have full access to all patient data concurrently, and from any location and device.
Symantec Embraces Software-Defined Data Center to Speed its Customer-First Business Transformation.
"Leads to Game-Changing IT Innovations for Symantec Customer Support and Product Development."
Symantec implemented a software-defined data center architecture based on VMware vCloud Suite to speed creation of new test environments. It is currently scaled to support more than 200,000 virtual machines, one of the world’s largest software-defined data center deployments based on VMware vCloud Suite to date. Software-defined data center, SDDC, flexibility, virtualization, hybrid virtual cloud, vCloud Suite, vSphere, vCloud Networking and Security, CapEx
Synergent Taps VMware NSX for Micro- Segmentation and IT Automation in the Software-Defined Data Center
Synergent created a cloud-based multi-tenant environment built on VMware vCloud Suite Advanced and deploy VMware NSX to virtualize its network.
“Given our work in the financial sector, security is very important to us, and the ability to do micro-segmentation was critical to our selection of VMware NSX,” says Jackson. “We explored doing this at the hardware level, but quickly realized it was not feasible. The proven success of the NSX platform, and the integration of other industry leaders such as Arista Networks and Palo Alto Networks, helped solidify our decision.”
T-Mobile has deployed VMware Site Recovery Manager
“Server virtualization brought us, besides computing performance utilization, effective space utilization in the data centre and energy saving for powering and cooling, in particular flexibility at implementation of new projects. By allocating virtual infrastructure through two locations, we have achieved HA and DR at the same time.”
Video SAP: T-Mobile is a national provider of wireless voice, data and messaging services. They have virtualized their SAP environment, which is a critical part of its IT landscape. From order-to-cash, to procure-to-pay and HR and ah, the finance and controlling, FICA. Learn how T-Mobile has used virtualization to compete in a very fast-paced environment with quicker time-to-delivery.
Video Virtualization: T-Mobile is about 45-thousand employees focused on delivering cell phone service to all of America. They have virtualized nearly 100% of their online platform, the ‘My T-Mobile’ and ‘T-Mobile.com’ platform, in addition to a significant amount of both front and back end systems from order entry and order fulfillment all the way to the supply chain and logistics side to delivering some of its phones out to its customers.
Tampa Bay Rays
VMware Software Offers The Opportunity To Create A Virtual Infrastructure That Reduces Overall Costs While Increasing Manageability, Performance, Availability, And Disaster Recovery
“Now that we’ve virtualized our infrastructure with VMware solutions, everything runs much more smoothly. We’re saving time, money, and man hours, and establishing a true disaster recovery plan to protect our operations.”
Tampa Bay Water
Virtualization Keeps The IT Systems Running And The Water Flowing In Tampa Bay
“Our data center was pushing the limits on power, cooling and space; VMware and Intel technology worked together to help us solve our challenges.”
Tata Consultancy Services
The IT Infrastructure Services division of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) provides Indian businesses access to infrastructure, applications and other resources from the cloud. By using VMware virtualization to power its India Cloud Platform, TCS can reduce customer costs by 30 percent, bring new customers on board in 20 days, and deliver minimum infrastructure availability of 99.9 percent and application availability of 99.5 percent."
"We went with VMware because of the abundance of skill and knowledge about the vendor’s virtualization technologies in the marketplace, and the fact no other product was as mature."
Technische Hochschule Wildau
Consolidation and server capacity expansion via server virtualisation on new server hardware; automation of server management via VMware management tools, Zimbra groupware solution
"Before we virtualised, some things weren't getting done – we simply couldn't do any more. Thanks to the simple administration of the virtual servers with VMware, we can finally meet our users' requirements again."
Stefanini TechTeam Deploys VMware View to Support Global Help Desk Expansion; Data Strategy Helps Architect, Implement Desktop Virtualization as Foundation for Agile Growth
“I would tell my peers in IT that VMware View really helps you centralize management of IT resources while delivering excellent desktop performance for remote users. At TechTeam, it’s enabling us to expand our revenue-generating helpdesk operations cost-efficiently, through an infrastructure that can scale and adapt quickly to meet future demands.”
Tecnotree Convergence Ltd
Tecnotree deployed VMware virtualization to meet a range of objectives, including reducing the strain on datacenter facilities and real estate, and improving efficiency of resource utilization.
“VMware has enabled us to dramatically increase available storage space, improve server administration and save a significant amount on hardware investment. We have also improved our application availability. In addition, VMware has made it easy to demonstrate our products at client locations across the world.”
Telefonica are a leading integrated operator in the telecoms sector, providing communication, information and entertainment solutions. Operating in 25 countries, they have over 300 million customers. A Software Defined Data Centre approach has provided Telefonica with virtualized infrastructure services intelligence, to automate provisioning on demand. This integrated solution for hybrid cloud infrastructure simplifies the work of IT administrators while providing the best service level agreements for all applications.
"We selected VMware because we can cover the whole end-to-end solution, we are now able to fulfill all the different requirements from our customers."
Telefónica Global Solutions was under pressure to meet stringent SLAs, RPOs and RTOs by delivering business continuity for CSP – their mission-critical platform for leading enterprises and global organisations. VMware’s technology met all current requirements, while enabling future cloud extensibility on VMware products.
“With VMware solutions, we are able to guarantee services to our customers without compromising on performance or scalability.”
Telekom Malaysia: Delivering Next Generation IT
TM deploys VMware’s vCloud Suite to standardize on a unified cloud platform to meet its complex requirements while creating a future-proof IT environment that is effective, efficient and elastic. TM’s cloud initiative demonstrates thought leadership and delivers proven business results to stakeholders.
“VMware gave us the infrastructure that allows us to use just the right amount of resources that we need to be effective. We now have the building blocks and capabilities to be efficient. We are able to respond to the business demands faster and accelerate our product time-to-market.”
"Zdecydowaliśmy się na konsolidację naszej infrastruktury serwerowej przy pomocy oprogramowania VMware. Wdrożenie - co aż dziwne - przebiegło bez żadnego problemu, a efekt wręcz przerósł nasze oczekiwania. Oszczędności uzyskaliśmy prawie wszędzie. Kiedyś zdarzyła się nam awaria jednego fizycznego serwera obsługującego maszyny wirtualne. Dzięki VMware i funkcji VMotion po 2 minutach wszystkie maszyny wirtualne działały z powrotem, a użytkownicy mieli tylko kilka minut przerwy w pracy.
TELUS Communications Company
From Legacy Applications To Cloud Services: Virtualization Helps TELUS Build Secure, Reliable, Infrastructure And Desktop Services For Internal And External Customers
“As a large organization that provides information and communication solutions to Canadian businesses, cost, performance, and reliability are key factors in how we deliver products to our customers. Virtualization is an enabler to do that.”