Aegis Media Builds IT Infrastructure on FlexPod to Help Double Business Growth in Five Years
Aegis Media is the world's leading media and digital communications group. Their challenges are to create an easy-to-manage global IT platform and five regional data centers from fractured legacy IT systems to enable ambitious business growth. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They have implemented FlexPod Datacenter solution from NetApp and Cisco with NetApp backup storage to create a flexible and future-proofed platform. The results of implementing were 15% reduction in IT budget, 30% reduction in power consumption, 80% server virtualization, 50% reduction in storage footprint, automated data deduplication, single management pane, consolidated from 160 data centers to 5 regional data centers and created flexible, future-proofed platform for hybrid cloud and new business services.