Oaks Christian School Upgrades to Cisco Servers, Citrix Virtual Desktops, and Nimble Storage Arrays
Oaks Christian School (OCS) is an independent, college preparatory school for 6th to 12th grade students. Their challenges are aging server and storage environment needed a refresh, storage platform was experiencing troublesome latencies and wanted to improve access to applications for growing student population. They chose Nimble Storage to overcome these challenges. They deployed to Nimble Storage CS240G array, Cisco UCS B-Series blade servers, Cisco Catalyst 6506 core switches, etc. The results of deploying Nimble Storage were increased storage performance by 3x, provided high performance storage, decreased boot times by 33 percent, simplified data recovery through the use of snapshots and provided easier remote access to all campus applications and services.