CTC Adopted Clustered Data ONTAP for Microsoft VDI Supporting Its New Client Environment, Achieving Both Fast Access and Operational Excellence with Storage Connection Through SMB 3.0
ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC) is a solution provider that is competent in providing comprehensive support to the IT lifecycle. Their challenges are delivering a client environment that can bring business continuity and a change in working environment, providing a client environment that can meet various user needs and building a virtual desktop environment that can be accessed from a wide range of terminals. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They have implemented NetApp clustered data ONTAP 8.2 RAIDDP, FlexVol, deduplication, NetApp FAS system in active-active configuration, NetApp Flash Cache and NetApp OnCommand management software. The results of implementing NetApp were increased operational excellence of storage system by adopting SMB 3.0 and optimized data storage cost through deduplication.