Law Firm Mitigates Risk, Goes Green with Data Center Refresh
Paul Hastings is a leading international law firm that provides innovative legal solutions to the world's top financial institutions. Their challenges are they need to consolidate 16 major data centers down to 4 to achieve greater efficiency, mitigate risk of system outages to protect corporate revenue streams and reduce carbon footprint and related utility costs. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They deployed to Cisco Nexus Switches provide foundation for high performance and Cisco solutions employed for all Layer 2 and Layer 3 components of global network. The results of deploying the Cisco were achieved 85 percent server virtualization, reducing energy consumption by 57 percent and decreased utility costs by US$200,000 annually by lowering energy consumption with implemented sophisticated Disaster Recovery (DR) program.