St. Johns River Community College Provides Greater Educational Access With a Consolidation & Virtualization Solution From Mainline
Source: Mainline Information Systems
St. Johns River Community College (SJRCC), serving three counties faced a number of challenges with high power consumption, low performance & high response time, increased data requirements & limited data center space, slow access to data, high data storage costs and disaster recovery plan needed. They called IBM who brought in Mainline Information Systems, they recommended the IBM BladeCenter H Chassis, IBM HS 21 Blades, VMware Software and Mainline Professional Services. The results of deploying Mainline were the BladeCenter provides high performance, flexibility, simplicity and central management from a single console and virtualizes in minutes. VMware Virtualization Software centralizes management and optimizes resources by partitioning servers into multiple self-contained virtual machines that aggregate virtualized servers, storage and the network.