Oak Hills Does the Math: VDI on Cisco UCS, VMware, and NetApp + Champion Solutions Group = $1.27M Savings
Source: Cisco Systems
The Oak Hills Local School District in western Hamilton County, their challenge is to reduce IT costs while delivering anytime, anywhere teaching and learning. To overcome this challenge they chose Cisco. Cisco solved their issue by building a virtual desktop solution on Cisco UCS, VMware, and NetApp. The results of building a virtual desktop solution on Cisco gave students and teachers 24x7 access to learning systems, enhanced extensibility for growth and e-learning leadership, Virtualized 1,200 desktops in 2 months, support access from student-owned devices, update desktops 98% faster, achieve 13-month payback, 3-year savings of $1.27M and slash desktop TCO by 67%.