Dell EMC hyper-converged infrastructure
AEW Energie in Switzerland uses hyper-converged infrastructure to cut management time and free up staff to focus on specialised tasks.AEW Energie wanted personnel to focus more time on specialised tasks instead of maintaining and managing the existing IT infrastructure.
- Complexity drives the need for change.
AEW Energie faced challenges with the reliability of a virtualized platform supporting the company’s key IT services. The platform, with its distinct servers, storage and networking, had become time-consuming to manage
- Noticeably reduces IT costs with a software-defined solution.
After looking at different options and analysing initial and long-term costs, AEW Energie chose the Dell EMC XC Hyper-Converged Appliance, running Nutanix™ Prism. According to Thomas Heinz, control systems engineer at AEW EnergieHeiz, the Dell EMC XC solution has delivered measurable savings. These savings are the result of a reduction in the amount of hardware the company needs.
- Cuts management time for greater focus on specialised tasks.
The organisation can concentrate on its engineering projects rather than time-consuming management tasks.
- Improves data availability to boost productivity.
Eight months after deployment, the Dell EMC XC solution has been completely reliable.
- Ensures IT can drive success in the future.
AEW Energie can now be confident that it has the IT to support new developments. With energy demands increasing and authorities applying pressure for cleaner energy production, companies such as AEW Energie continue to look for ways to solve those challenges.