Tiered Storage and Virtualization in the Real World

Date Added: Oct 2009
Format: PDF

Does a transition to virtualized tiered storage deliver true value, a fast Return On Investment (ROI) and verifiable cost savings? Can the foundational virtualization technology and intelligence of the Hitachi Universal Storage Platform produce an attractive payback period and reduce Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)? While industry analysts and Hitachi Data Systems both answer a resounding "Yes" to such questions, this case study offers a deeper perspective: the quantifiable economic benefits achieved by Fidelity National Information Services, a FORTUNE 500 company, in its recent move to Hitachi tiered storage.