Mainline Helps Ascensus Cost-Effectively Upgrade, Consolidate and Improve Disaster Recovery
Source: Mainline Information Systems
The client who decided to replace IT equipment supporting the retirement services business in order to improve performance, reduce maintenance costs and increase capacity. In the process of upgrading, he also wanted to consolidate the division's 150 Intel servers and further reduce the time required to restore the system in case of a disaster. They chose Mainline Information Systems to overcome these challenges. Mainline recommended configurations to meet Ascensus requirements that included: IBM BladeCenter H Chassis and HS21 Blades; IBM Power6 570; VMware; IBM DS 8100 Data Storage; N3600 for NAS; and Mainline Professional Services. The results of deploying to Mainline Information Systems solutions increased performance and IT service levels with higher availability, business continuity and greater security. Lower TCO and disaster recovery times dramatically improved.