Consolidation, IT Optimization & Lower TCO for Bull Moose Tube Company Through Mainline's Virtualization Solution
Source: Mainline Information Systems
BMT manufactures a wide spectrum of carbon steel welded mechanical. Their challenges were backup failures that shut down operations, high-power consumption, sluggish performance which needed consolidation and high maintenance costs. The company needed a more reliable and available solution. They chose Mainline Information Systems to overcome these challenges. The virtualization solution developed for BMT to address its need for centralized management, resource optimization, application availability and operational automation capabilities is made up of the IBM BladeCenterR, IBM System Storage DS3400 disk system and VMware virtualization software. The results of deploying Mainline solutions in which they consolidated & optimized server & storage hardware through virtualization, centralized & automated management, increased performance levels, higher availability, continuity & greater security and reduced power consumption with lower costs.