Data Centers

NetApp's "Do-it-Yourself" Simplicity Speeds Erickson's Data Center Migration, Saving $100,000+ in Service Costs

Date Added: Jan 2010
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Helping to redefine what it means to age and retire in America, Baltimore-based Erickson Retirement Communities has forged many new life choices for more than 22,000 seniors now residing at its 19 retirement campuses. The companies challenge was issues surrounding a costly service contract renewal, a move to VMware, and a data center migration. The company used NetApp storage to ease the data center move and to achieve more flexibility, cost effectiveness, and autonomy.