Date Added: Jan 2014
Photobucket is one of the world's largest image and video hosting services. Their challenges are using resources more efficiently to compete with competitors, establishing flexible cloud infrastructure to streamline operations and reducing data center size, complexity, and maintenance. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implement deployed FlexPod infrastructure solution featuring Cisco unified data center infrastructure and NetApp storage running OpenStack to improve data center agility and efficiency. The result of implementing Cisco were eliminated 10 racks of equipment, saving over US$120,000 in data center costs annually by migrating resources to cloud.