Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, Meridian Imaging Solutions (Meridian) is an employee-owned company that provides managed IT services and document solutions to thousands of clients. Their challenges are to support business growth, VMware server virtualization and a secure private cloud initiative by transitioning from SMB solutions to enterprise-class storage. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They have implemented NetApp Star Partner ePlus, NetApp FAS3220 storage system to accelerate performance for business-critical applications and provide a resilient foundation for private cloud services. The results of implementing NetApp were supported business continuity with zero storage downtime, enabled rapid growth and a private cloud strategy, improved performance for business-critical CRM and ERP applications and integrated with VMware vCenter for simplified management.