Date Added: Aug 2009
Keystone's demand for storage for manufacturing and distribution is enormous. They faced a number of challenges of data storage equipment was outdated and inefficient, storage space was limited, and data recovery times were unacceptably high. Daily backup times were too long and overlapped normal business hours and needed to be shortened. They contacted IBM and were referred to Mainline Information Systems. The solution components included the IBM System Storage DS4800, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack, IBM LTO Tape Library and two IBM System x3650 servers. The solution components were closely integrated and designed to lower their by reducing their power consumption in the data center.