Data Management

Taylor Morrison Thrives in Volatile Homebuilding Market With NetApp Storage

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One of the top homebuilders in North America, Taylor Morrison builds first-time, midmarket, and mid-to-upscale housing. They need to Leverage an enhanced IT infrastructure to seize new opportunities and remain competitive in a dynamic homebuilding environment. Taylor Morrison chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. The company deployed a NetApp FAS3140 storage system in its production data center in Scottsdale, Arizona, backing up to a NetApp V3140HA open storage controller in its disaster recovery. The results of deploying were eliminated 11 of its 14 server rooms through NetApp consolidation and virtualization and integration with Microsoft Hyper-V, saved $65,000 in annual storage costs and reduced daily backup management from 5 hours to 30 minutes.