EMBL to Cut File Storage Costs for Scientific Data by 80% Using NetApp High Performance Storage

Date Added: Aug 2009
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The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) with its main laboratory based in Heidelberg (Germany) is Europe's flagship for research in molecular biology. The company's challenge was to meet the needs of exponential data growth and provide an efficient and reliable cross platform integration for a heterogeneous environment while reducing maintenance costs and improving performance. The company implemented clustered primary storage for high availability, high performance and built-in scalability.