The College of Central Florida's IT System Expands Service to Growing Student Body With Storage Solution From Mainline
The College of Central Florida, located in Ocala, is a public state college. They ensuring that the college's IT system is not only able to accommodate the rapidly growing student body, but also able to expand the IT services offered to students and faculty as part of the learning experience. They faced the challenge of drop in performance on terminals as thin clients added, threat of lost storage and terminal shut-downs due to bottleneck and possibility of system failure. To overcome these challenges Central Florida purchased a Desktop Virtualization Solution along with thin-clients, IBM HS 21 XM Blade servers, and VMware from Mainline. The results of implementing Mainlines solution were showed better system performance, high data availability with hardware and data redundancy which synchronous replication.